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Big Read 2015

Show Time moved to earlier in the day.  truegritmovie

Everyone is invited to watch the movie True Grit  on Saturday , February 28, 11:00 am.   Popcorn & drinks provided!  Good thing to do on a wintery day.  Hopefully, snow-time will be after show-time.


In partnership with the the Topeka Shawnee County Public Library, the Silver Lake Public Library is hosting programs that provide the opportunity to read and discuss the book True Grit.

Books are available at the Library.  Pick up a copy, read, share with truegritbookfriends and family or return to the Library for someone else to enjoy.

Kimberly Sain, Public Services Specialist, TSCPL, will be here  Thursday, February 19, 6:30 pm to lead a book discussion.  The High School Girls Book Club will discuss the book on Sunday, February 22, 2:00 pm.

The Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts, designed to revitalize the role of reading in American culture by exposing citizens to great works of literature and encouraging them to read for pleasure and enrichment. The Big Read is managed by Arts Midwest.