Happy 200th Birthday, Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862)
The Dennis Libraries are celebrating all year. Stay tuned for lectures, book clubs, and other activities related to Thoreau and our appreciation of nature.
"On tops of mountains, as everywhere to hopeful souls, it is always morning."
Irish Movie - The Seventh Stream
Friday, February 14 at 3:00 pm
Some in the village claim she's an enchantress, one of they mythical
seal people who's become trapped in human form. For Owen Quinn (Scott
Glenn, The Right Stuff, Courage Under Fire) and the other fishermen in
their wind-swept Irish coastal village, times are hard. Not only is
there a fishing drought, but the solitary Quinn grows more remote to his
friends and neighbors by the day. Widowed for five years and still
mourning his late wife, Quinn sees only a grim future - until a
beautiful and mysterious woman he calls Mairead (Saffron Burrows, Circle
of Friends, Deep Blue Sea) arrives and something magical changes his
life. While most remain suspicious of the stranger and distant, Mrs.
Gourdon (Fiona Shaw, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone), a widow
whose unrequited love for Quinn initially makes her jealous, befriends
Mairead and finds her life miraculously changed. Quinn experiences
change, too - finally opening up to find love and happiness in life
again. However, the oceans have their own secrets. Quinn is left
facing a difficult decision - one that will risk everything he holds
dear, and one that will determine whether or not there is magic in