Death Café, Thursday, 8/19, 5:30 pm

Death Café is a gathering for people to talk about death and dying. The objective is provide a forum for a conversation on the subject of death, with a view of helping people to make the most of their lives, which are finite. It is now in 59 countries.

There is no agenda. It is not about religion. It is not grief counseling.

There is only one requirement: food and drink, usually tea and cake.

Learn more from this USA Today article and Wikipedia.

Kanopy movie streaming now available FREE for MPL patrons

KANOPY

Mancos Public Library is proud to offer a new service FREE to our card carrying library patrons in good standing – Kanopy movie streaming!

Offering what the New York Times calls “a garden of cinematic delights,” Kanopy showcases more than 30,000 of the world’s best films, including award-winning documentaries, rare and hard-to-find titles, film festival favorites, indie and classic films, and world cinema with collections from Kino Lorber, Music Box Films, Samuel Goldwyn, The Orchard, The Great Courses, PBS and thousands of independent filmmakers.

With the motto of “thoughtful entertainment,” Kanopy provides Mancos Public Library patrons with access to films of unique social and cultural value; films that are often difficult or impossible to access elsewhere, and programming that features diversity, with a wide array of foreign language films and films on race, and current affairs.

To get started, visit http://mancoslibrary.kanopy.com and follow the instructions to sign up. As always, if you have any questions or need assistance, please don’t hesitate to contact us at (970)533-7600.