A Child’s Christmas In Wales
A dramatic reading with actor Colin Lane and musician Becca Zaretzky
Thursday, December 19, 2013, 6-7 PM
Originally written for radio, Dylan Thomas’ poem is told from the viewpoint of a young child and celebrates Christmases past, portraying a nostalgic and simpler time.
At the Ives Main Library, 133 Elm Street
Christmas cookies and cider!
Suggested donation for this NHFPL Foundation sponsored event is $15 individual/$25 family. Reservations can be obtained by calling 203-946-7454.
Proceeds will be used to support library activities.
Mathew Duman will share some images from his recent book, The Gargoyles of Yale University, pointing out the history and architectural significance of these cool grotesques.
The public talk will be free and open to everyone. Reservations are not required.
After the talk Mathew will lead a private tour for approximately one hour to view selected gargoyles observed around the neighboring Yale campus. The tour concludes with wine and cheese back at the library. Books and matted prints will be available for purchase at both events.
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