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Fri & Sat,
Sun 12:00pm – 5:00pm

“Once Upon a Midnight Dreary” Step into the World of Edgar Allan Poe at the Calabasas Library

2nd Thursday Book Club:
Edgar Allan Poe:  Context and Contributions
Thursday, September 10, 2015 at 6pm

Guest speaker:  Professor/Author Noreen Lace, MA, MFA
California State University, Northridge, Department of English

Ages 13 and up are welcome to the book club for this special event.

Film Fanatics:
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 at 6pm

The Film Fanatics Movie Group will have a screening of the Roger Corman film THE MASQUE OF THE RED DEATH. 

This film is Unrated and 90 minutes. 

Patrons can bring dinner to eat during the movie. Ages 13 and up are welcome to the Film Fanatics Movie Group for this special event. 

After the movie, join us for our speaker Filmmaker/Writer/Producer Constantine Nasr.

Filmmaker/Writer/Producer Constantine Nasr started his career working closely with Director Frank Darabont for several years, creating extensive documentaries on his films, beginning with THE GREEN MILE in 1998. Their most recent collaborations are the first two seasons of THE WALKING DEAD for AMC and more recently, MOB CITY for TNT. He has supervised over 150 DVD productions, including high profile projects such as the BATMAN MOTION PICTURE ANTHOLOGY Collection, the SUPERMAN ULTIMATE COLLECTION, the entire award-winning LOONEY TUNES Collections, Michael Mann’s HEAT and Billy Wilder’s DOUBLE INDEMNITY. He has worked closely with directors such as Tim Burton, Terry Gilliam, Zack Snyder, Mel Brooks, Richard Donner and Mark Romanek. His latest films are WARNER AT WAR (narrated by Steven Spielberg) and 1939: HOLLYWOOD’S GREATEST YEAR, both for TCM and Warner Home Video. He recently co-produced Mel Brooks' third HBO special, LIVE AT THE GEFFEN, and is currently in pre-production on a film about the legendary author, Richard Matheson. He has directed and produced over 100 feature documentaries and short subjects released on DVD and TV. His work has won 2 Saturn Awards, 4 Rondos, and been recognized as Entertainment Weekly’s No. 1 DVD of 2003. His first film book, ROGER CORMAN: INTERVIEWS, was published in October 2011, and he is a frequent contributor to VIDEO WATCHDOG and LITTLE SHOPPE OF HORRORS magazine.

Poet, Fiction Writer, Literary Theorist:
Edgar Allan Poe
Saturday, September 26, 2015 at Noon

Join us as Broadway and film veteran Duffy Hudson, using a combination of biographical information and the dramatic interpretation of Poe’s literature, brings his talent and fascination for Edgar Allan Poe to life in this unique one-man play.

Duffy Hudson is an actor, director, writer, teacher and filmmaker. He tours the US with his one man shows of Edgar Allan Poe, Albert Einstein, George Burns, Dr. Seuss and A Christmas Carol.

Ages 8 and up are welcome to the performance on September 26th. 

Ages 13 and up are welcome to the book club and Film Fanatics Movie Group.
Ages 8 and up are welcome to the performance on September 26th.
For more information, ask at the Adult Reference Desk.

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