Dr. Abbas Amanat, Professor of History and International Studies at Yale will discuss his latest work Iran: a Modern History. This history of modern Iran is not a survey in the conventional sense but an ambitious exploration of the story of a nation. It offers a revealing look at how events, people, and institutions are shaped by currents that sometimes reach back hundreds of years. The book covers the complex history of the diverse societies and […]Read the rest of this entry »
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be inside a video game? Do you think it’d be cool to easily transport to places around the world from your library? Come try out our new HTC Vive virtual reality headset and be totally immersed in various virtual worlds and experiences! Free and open to all ages 10 and over. Saturday, March 24 from 2 to 4 pm. Registration required.Read the rest of this entry »
Join us for a film Screening of “Seed: The Untold Story.” Sponsored by the Library and the Guilford Community Garden Hub, the film will be followed by a discussion.
Few things on Earth are as miraculous and vital as seeds. Worshiped and treasured since the dawn of humankind. SEED: The Untold Story follows passionate seed keepers protecting our 12,000 year-old food legacy. Wednesday, March 28 at 6:30 pm. Please register.