The Muralist with Author B.A. Shapiro

New York Times bestselling author B.A. Shapiro is a master at telling a gripping story while exploring provocative themes. Alizee Benoit is a budding American painter working for the Works Progress Administration (WPA) in New York City in 1940, while her family remains in Nazi-occupied France. Seventy years later, her niece uncovers enigmatic paintings hidden behind recently found works that she believes may be the work of her great aunt.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm

Far Hills Speaker Series: The Classic Architecture of Oakwood

The Oakwood Historical Society and the Wright Memorial Public Library are proud to introduce The Classic Architecture of Oakwood, presented by Mark W. Risley, designed to raise awareness and appreciation of Oakwood's unique and distinctive architecture.

Please join us for this informative presentation where we will look at some of Oakwood's well-preserved homes and public buildings representing the best of 20th century architecture in America. Learn the history behind them: who owned them; why they were built; and how they have changed over the years.

Sunday, November 6, 2016 -
2:00pm to 3:30pm

Together Oakwood Project- Community Creation Day

Come to the library to take inspiration from the beautiful canvases and moving stories of the Together Oakwood Project. Paint and small canvases will be provided so you can express your response or tell your story of Oakwood positivity. Computers will also be made available if you prefer to express yourself in the written word. Selected canvases and text submissions will be added to the Together Oakwood Project—on display at the library for years to come.

Sunday, December 4, 2016 -
1:00pm to 4:30pm