From Page to Screen - Book and Movie Discussion
In collaboration with the Enrichment Center at Washington Township's RecWest, the Library is launching a new series called From Page to Screen. Each month we will read the book, watch the movie, and discuss. Read: The Pursuit of Happyness (2006-Adult nonfiction) by Chris Gardner with Quincy Troupe and Mim Eichler Rivas. 320 pp. The astounding yet true rags-to-riches saga of a homeless father who raised and cared for his son on the mean streets of San Francisco and went on to become a crown prince of Wall Street. (Goodreads - 4.19/5 with 21,529 ratings). Film: The Pursuit of Happyness (Rated PG-13 (for some language)-2006, with a running time of 117 minutes). Starring Will Smith. Copies of this book were distributed at the December program and available to non-attendees after the film at Woodbourne Library. Books may be returned at the program or to either Woodbourne or Centerville Library in the drop. The program is free, but registration is required to ensure adequate seating (and popcorn).