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Bestsellers to Blockbusters Book Club: Monuments Men

Event Type: Movies
Date: 9/10/2018
Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Time: 8:00 PM
Description:
 Lovers of books and films unite! At this book club, members read a book that has been made into a movie and then come together to watch the film followed by a discussion. Participants can pick up books at the library one month prior to the program.

The Monuments Men by Robert M. Edsel and Bret Witter
At the same time Adolf Hitler was attempting to take over the western world, his armies were methodically seeking and hoarding the finest art treasures in Europe.In a race against time, behind enemy lines, often unarmed, a special force of American and British museum directors, curators, art historians, and others, called the Momuments Men, risked their lives scouring Europe to prevent the destruction of thousands of years of culture. This book was adapted for film in 2014 starring George Clooney, John Goodman & Matt Damon

Rated PG-13; 118min; Drama/Action

October: The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald - start time is 5:30
November: Stardust by Neil Gaiman
December: Skipping Christmas by John Grisham

Location: Carman Community Room
Contact Number: 315-457-310 ext 132
Presenter: Cindy Hibbert