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Summer Cinema At The Peter White Public Library Continues With “Hugo”...

Tomorrow Summer Cinema will show the movie "Hugo" tomorrow at 4:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library. The movie is...

Word of the Day – Apr. 2 – Grok

Verb: Grok (GRAHK) Definition: To understand profoundly and intuitively. Sample sentence: The novel's main characters are driven by a desire to grok their place in...

Word of the Day – Sept. 28 – Bildungsroman

Noun: Bildungsroman (BIL-doonks-roh-mahn) Definition: A novel about the moral and psychological growth of the main character. Sample sentence: While the author’s previous novel...

Calendar – Community – Virtual Netherlands Tour – July 21

Marquette – Dutch/American designer Nick Kaars will take the audience on an armchair tour of the Netherlands, highlighting its culture, history and people with “A Potpourri of the Dutch Style,” a virtual trip overseas, on Thursday, July 21 at 7 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library. Kaars’commentary will be illustrated [...]

Word of the Day – June 17 – Alterity

Noun:  Alterity  (awl-TAIR-uh-tee) Definition:  Otherness: specifically the quality of state of being radically alien to the conscious self of a particular cultural orientation. Sample sentence:  The...

Calendar – Theater – Afternoon Classic Film Series – May 20

Marquette – The Peter White Public Library Afternoon Classic film series will screen “The Hustler” on Friday, May 20 at 1:30 p.m. in the Community Room. Based on the 1959 novel, the film tells the story of small-time pool hustler “Fast Eddie” Felson, played by Paul Newman. Fast Eddie wants to prove himself the best [...]