Gold Hill Library Events in December
December 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019
Movie Classics & More: Ingrid Bergman
Mondays • 1:00–3:00 p.m.
December 2: Rick Blaine (Bogart) owns a nightclub in Vichy-controlled Casablanca, frequented by refugees desperate to escape German domination. Despite the ever-present human misery, Rick manages to remain uninvolved in World War II now raging across Europe and Northern Africa. But all that changes when Ilsa Lund (Bergman) walks through the front door of Rick’s club–Rick must now choose between a life with the woman he loves and becoming the hero that both she and the world need. (1942/102m/NR)
December 9: An American fights with Spanish guerrillas during that country’s civil war. He falls in love with a native girl, which leads to a conflict with the leader of the guerrillas. (1943/130m/NR)
December 16: A playgirl joins forces with an FBI agent to uncover Nazis in Rio. (1946/101m/NR)
December 23: A newlywed is slowly driven to the brink of madness by her deceptively charming husband at their Victorian mansion in London. Ingrid Bergman won Best Actress as the wife. (1944/114m/NR)
December 30: Famed Belgian detective Hercule Poirot steps up to solve a murder aboard a train that has stopped in deep snow. (1974/128m/PG)
Holiday Stories and Cookies with Santa
Saturday, December 7 • 2:00–3:30 p.m.
Santa is visiting the Gold Hill Library for a special holiday storytime. Bring your camera to take photos.
LEGO Builders, Architects, & Engineers, 4+ YRS
2nd & 4th Wednesdays* • 2:30–3:30 p.m.
*Library is closed on 12/25
Build and display your own LEGO creations. DUPLO bricks are available for younger kids.
Holiday Decor Arts & Crafts with Recycled Books, 11+ YRS (5–10 W/ ADULT)
Saturday, December 14 • 1:00–3:00 p.m.
Make holiday decorations with recycled books, washi tape, markers, ribbon, stencils, and other creative materials. We have craft ideas for all ages.
Gold Hill Library Book Club, 18+ YRS
3rd Fridays • 3:00–4:00 p.m.
Discuss Days Without End by Sebastian Barry. Books are available for pickup one month prior to the meeting date.