A Woman with a Railroad – An Post Civil War Reenactment of Harriet Tubman – written and performed by Adwoa Bandele-Asante, M.A. Monday, September 22, 2014. 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM Free and open to all. Presented by the Friends of Wheeler Library and The North Stonington Historical Society. Through the story of Harriet Tubman’s struggle for freedom from slavery and inclusion as an American citizen, we can understand how faith, courage and commitment inspired this great woman warrior of the 20th century.
Music on Main – A Community Concert Series returns this fall. Click here for more details and tickets.
Wheeler Library is proud to present “CODE BLACK” , Wednesday, October 8th at 7 PM. Q/A panel discussion with guest Emergency Physicians immediately following the screening. Join us for the ONLY regional CT/RI screening of this multi award winning documentary. In his film making debut, Ryan McGarry offers his viewers an unprecedented insider’s look at one of the busiest ER’s in the country – the legendary LAC-USC Medical Center in Los Angeles. Following a dedicated team of young doctors-in-training, “CODE BLACK” puts the audience right in the middle of the healthcare debate and brings us face to face with America’s only 24/7 safety net. This event is free and open to the public. A $2/person donation is suggested to cover costs. *This film is not rated but due to some graphic content it is not recommended for children under the age of 13.
Here are some photos from our recent Country Store Sale (all photos copyright 2014 by Bruce Fellman):