Cyrano de Bergerac is a master of swordplay and wordplay, but a “magnificent Mount Everest of a nose” blocks his path to true love. From Parisian balconies to bloody battlefields, tongue-tied Christian borrows Cyrano’s words to woo beautiful Roxane—but is she falling for Christian’s looks or Cyrano’s soul? This lightning-paced romance of duels, panache, sacrifice—and an enormous schnoz—is adapted into kid-friendly format by Jo Roets from the original play by Edmond Rostand and directed by Kris Jennings.
You’ve read about it in your favorite crime thrillers, now learn the details of forensic science techniques and take a look at some true “whodunnit” casefiles from Jay Henry, the lab director for the state public safety department.
Are you a coding ninja? Would you like to become one? Join this coding/gaming club for kids 8 and up Wednesday afternoons to meet other computer coders and mentors, learn new languages, and work on coding, gaming, and other tech projects. All levels and abilities are welcome. Bring your own computer or use one of ours.
For the second event in this series on stewardship, BYU Professor Shawn Miller will present and lead a discussion on being wise stewards of the land in Utah Valley. This is an increasingly important subject as our population continues to expand, putting pressure on orchards, farms, open spaces, and undeveloped land.
If you need to return books outside of these hours, a 24-hour drive through book and media drop is located on the North side of the Library.
We are located at 58 North State Street in Orem, Utah at the north end of the City Center Complex (on the northeast corner of State and Center Streets). Parking is to the east of the library building and is accessed from 100 North. If you need assistance please call 229-7050.