30 p.m. Rated PG, Tuesday’s film is a sci-fi classic featuring a troubled child who summons the courage to help a friendly alien escape Earth and return to his home world. Pizza will be provided by the Friends of the Library. Call 577.READ x2 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
The upcoming total solar eclipse will be the topic of a talk by Rod Kennedy, Casper Planetarium Educator. As part of the Natrona County Library and Casper Planetarium’s Eclipse Lecture Series, the talk, titled “Eclipse 101,” will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 25 in the library’s Crawford Room. The lecture is open to the public and free of charge. Kennedy will discuss what causes eclipses, how to view them safely, and the factors that help predict them. He also will talk about how the August eclipse will appear in Wyoming. Call 577-READ x2 or email email@example.com for more information.
The Natrona County Library will host a family crafting program for all ages on Saturday, May 27 from 1 to 3 p.m. Families are invited to come and create their own “Summer Suns,” using popsicle sticks, yarn, and a bevy of beads. All supplies provided. Call 577.READ x5 for more information.
A teen book discussion, sponsored by the Natrona County Library, will be held on Tuesday, May 30 at 6:30 p.m. at Metro Coffee Co. This month’s novel is “All American Boys” by Jason Reynolds & Brendan Kiely. The group is open to teens in grades 9-12. Participants receive a free drink at Metro, courtesy of the Friends of the Library. To participate, pick up a copy of “All American Boys” in the library’s Teen Zone. The Teen Book Club meets the last Tuesday of every month and new members are always welcome. Call 577.READ x101 for more information.