In 1957, Homer Hickam is a high school student in Coalwood, West Virginia when the Soviet Union launches Sputnik, the first man-made satellite. Homer is instantly fascinated and begins studying everything he can find on jet and rocket design. However, Homer's father takes a dim view of his son's interest in rockets and is convinced Homer's future should be the same as his own, working in the local coal mines.
Lakes Region Monday, October 19, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Join us for this special 3-week event! Enjoy the classic Back to the Future trilogy as you travel through time with Doc Brown and Marty McFly. Come see the movie that started it all! 1950s/1980s retro dress is encouraged, but not required.
Homosassa Wednesday, October 14, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Coloring can be beneficial to adults in many ways; it generates wellness, motor skills, the senses and creativity. The library will provide a "Color Me Happy" coloring book. Shared colored pencils and wax crayons are available but you are welcome to bring your own markers, colored pencils, or wax crayons.