Book Discussion: Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick Monday, January 27, at 6:00 p.m. Dennis McMullen & David Swaldo, Sandusky Library, discussion leaders San Francisco lies under a cloud of radioactive dust. The World War has killed millions, driving entire species to extinction and sending mankind off-planet. Those who remain covet any living creature, and for people who can’t afford one, companies build incredibly realistic fakes: horses, birds, cats, sheep...even humans. Rick Deckard is an officially sanctioned bounty hunter tasked to find six rogue androids. They’re machines, but look, sound, and think like humans. Author Visit: Push It to Move It: Lessons Learned from a Career in Nuclear Project Management Thursday, March 12, at 12:00 p.m. David Amerine, Author, presenter Local author David Amerine’s book Push it to Move It is an excellent resource for leaders or those who strive to become leaders. David will share lessons he learned from his distinguished career and life from leadership to sportsmanship to project management to parenting. David will speak on the writing and publishing of his book along with the changes to the 2nd edition and the content of the book. David will be signing books after his program. PRESERVE YOUR FAMILY MEMORIES! This equipment is located in the Archives Research Center. To schedule time to use it, stop by the Reference Services Desk or call the Library. We suggest bringing an 8 GB USB or dual-layer DVD for saving files. Photo/Slide Scanner VHS/Beta Tape Conversion Equipment 8 MM/Super 8 Conversion Equipment 20 20 VISION In celebration of National Poetry Month, Dave Lucas, Ohio Poet Laureate 2019, will return in April to share his poetry. Stay tuned for more details. BOOK DISCUSSIONS: Stop by Readers’ Advisory to pick up a copy of the book or audiobook. Some titles are available digitally through Hoopla and Libby. It is not necessary to read the book to attend. Beloved by Toni Morrison Monday, January 13, at 6:00 p.m. Sandra Zagarell, Oberlin College, discussion leader Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award finalist, Toni Morrison’s novel is inspired by the story of an African American slave, Margaret Garner, who escaped slavery in Kentucky by fleeing to Ohio. The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander Monday, February 24, at 6:00 p.m. 20 20 VISION Sandra Zagarell, Oberlin College, discussion leader Michelle Alexander’s The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness is the highly acclaimed study of how racially biased beliefs, practices and laws are fostering the massive incarceration of African American men. The Secret History of Wonder Woman by Jill Lepore Monday, March 23, at 6:00 p.m. 20 20 VISION Dennis McMullen & David Swaldo, Sandusky Library, discussion leaders Harvard historian and New Yorker staff writer Jill Lepore explores the feminist origin of Wonder Woman, one of the world’s most iconic superheroes. Blood Water Paint by Joy McCullough Monday, April 20, at 6:00 p.m. 20 20 VISION Jennifer Buch & Lori Loreno, Sandusky Library, discussion leaders Her mother died when she was twelve, and suddenly Artemisia Gentileschi had a stark choice: a life as a nun in a convent or a life grinding pigment for her father’s paint. She chose paint. This debut novel written in narrative poetry form is based on the true story of the iconic painter, Artemesia Gentileschi. REGISTER @ WWW.SANDUSKYLIB.ORG

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