Adult Events

From book clubs and meet the author events to lectures and films, the Library offers a wide array of adult programming designed to fit everyone’s interest.

Lakewood Historical Society – Who Killed RFK?: Fifty Years Later

Presentation by Bev Sadowski Robert F. Kennedy’s campaign for the presidency was reaching its zenith when he was struck down in Los Angeles after winning the California primary in June 1968. The events surrounding his assassination, like those of his brother and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., are fraught with contradictions. What evidence exists to […] Read More

Great Decisions in the Library – Russia’s Foreign Policy

Led by Dr. Stephen Crowley. Under President Vladimir Putin, Russia is projecting an autocratic model of governance abroad and working to undermine the influence of liberal democracies, namely along Russia’s historical borderlands. Putin’s foreign policy toolkit includes other instruments, from alliances with autocrats to proxy wars with the U.S. in Georgia, Ukraine and Syria. How […] Read More