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Film Club: My King (France)

April 24, 2017|0 Comments

My King (Mon Roi), Cedar Mill Film Club’s selection for April, opens with Tony (Emmanuelle Bercot), flying down a ski slope somewhere in the breathtaking [...]

Fight with the Mic

April 22, 2017|0 Comments

Since Bob Dylan won the Nobel Prize for literature back in December “for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition,” the [...]

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Spot Fake News and Stay Informed: Tools and Tips

April 14, 2017|0 Comments

Reading the news, Facebook, or our email these days seems more of a chore just to figure out if what you see is worth knowing. Learn how to better evaluate what you see with these tools, or attend an upcoming workshop at the library.

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Track Changes: A Literary History of Word Processing

April 4, 2017|0 Comments

Matthew Kirschenbaum's new book Track Changes: A Literary History of Word Processing details that history through a unique lens - the changes the computer revolution wrought on the process of writing itself. Authors found themselves grappling with workflow changes like the ease of revision.

Film Club: The Story of the Weeping Camel (Mongolia)

March 27, 2017|Comments Off on Film Club: The Story of the Weeping Camel (Mongolia)

The official March selection for CML Film Club was slated to be Second Coming, a film from the United Kingdom exploring a family's response to an [...]

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Lauren Graham: Talking as Fast as She Can

February 27, 2017|Comments Off on Lauren Graham: Talking as Fast as She Can

Best known for her turns as Lorelai Gilmore on Gilmore Girls and Sarah Braverman on Parenthood, actor Lauren Graham's new book Talking as Fast as I [...]

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Launchpad Tablets – Lessons & Games for Everyone!

February 23, 2017|Comments Off on Launchpad Tablets – Lessons & Games for Everyone!

We have a new collection at Cedar Mill Libraries - Launchpads! These electronic tablets are pre-loaded with lessons and games for kids, teens, and adults. [...]

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Film Club: Schneider vs. Bax (Netherlands)

February 20, 2017|Comments Off on Film Club: Schneider vs. Bax (Netherlands)

What is it about witty sociopaths that we find so irresistible in crime thrillers? If you enjoyed Pulp Fiction and Fargo, you’ll find Schneider vs [...]