HAMPSTEAD — The Hampstead Public Library is closed on Mon., May 26, in observance of Memorial Day. No materials will be due that day. Patrons wishing to borrow museum passes for Sunday and Monday of that weekend must pick them up at the library by 2:00 p.m., on Sat., May 24. Call the library for more information 329-6411.
MOVIE OF THE MONTH — Thurs., May 29, at 7:00 p.m., the Library has Free Movie Night, screening the film adapted from Robert M. Edsel’s book “The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves, and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History”. It’s about seven art historians and museum curators, who went behind enemy lines during World War II to recover some of the world’s greatest works of art. George Clooney, Cate Blanchett, and Matt Damon lead the all-star cast.
YOGA CLASS — The last free chair yoga class of the season is on Tues., June 3, at 3:00 p.m. There will be no classes in July or August. The class is open to the public. Participants can stand, sit, or use the floor while doing the stretching and strengthening exercises. The instructor is Maggie Morgan from the Yoga Room in Hampstead.
JUNE BOOK GROUP — Books are now available at the Hampstead Public Library for the June discussion of “Falling Together.” Marisa De los Santos’s novel is about the friendship between Pen, Cat and Will which formed during college and fell apart afterward. It’s been six years since they were in touch, and Pen suddenly receives a message from Cat begging her to go to their college reunion. When Pen and Will meet there, they encounter an unwelcome surprise and are launched into a life-changing journey. The book discussion is Thurs., June 19, at 1:00 p.m., and newcomers are welcome.