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328 N Brighton St
Burbank, CA 91506-2104

Tel: 818/566-1925
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The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett

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The Maltese Falcon
Dashiell Hammett

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Events

First Flight of the Falcon Kick Off 2016

In the Great Room of the Manhattan Beach Library, guests will be welcomed to the kickoff event for the "Maltese Falcon" and an introduction to the Big Read will be made to all present. Dashiell Hammett's Grand Daughter Julie Rivett will then provide a keynote address regarding her Grandfather and the writing of the "Maltese Falcon." Following will be the performance of an interactive Murder Mystery with all the guests which will lead into a 1940's dance out doors with live music being provided by the Hollywood Rythm Kings to finish off the evening. All during the evening, free copies of "The Maltese Falcon" will be given away.

Event Location: Manhattan Beach Library, 1320 Highland Avenue, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

Date: Wed, Sep 7, 2016
Time: 6:00pm – 8:30pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Joslyn Center Brown Bag Book Club Intro Event

Movie Night will take place in the auditorium with free popcorn and an introduction to this year's Big Read activities. The movie will be "The Maltese Falcon" and will conclude with free books being distributed as well as flyers with the other Big Read Events scheduled. We will also establish the schedule of the upcoming book discussions regarding "The Maltese Falcon."

Event Location: Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Avenue, Burbank, CA 91506

Date: Fri, Sep 9, 2016
Time: 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Falcon Film and Fun Night

An introduction to the evening and its event will be made describing "The Big Read" and our goals. Advertisements of upcoming events will be made as well as fliers with the same information will be given to all attendees. Free books of "The Maltese Falcon" will be distributed to members of the audience and a screening of the movie "The Maltese Falcon" will be presented with plenty of free popcorn for all.

Event Location: Baldwin Park Public Library, 4181 Baldwin Park Blvd., Baldwin Park, CA 91706

Date: Tue, Sep 27, 2016
Time: 4:00pm – 7:30pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Falcon Film and Fun Night 2

An introduction to the evening and its event will be made describing "The Big Read" and our goals. Advertisements of upcoming events will be made as well as fliers with the same information will be given to all attendees. Free books of "The Maltese Falcon" will be distributed to members of the audience and a screening of the movie "The Maltese Falcon" will be presented with plenty of free popcorn for all.

Event Location: Carson Public Library, 151 E. Carson Street, Carson, CA 90745

Date: Mon, Oct 17, 2016
Time: 3:00pm – 6:30pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Maltese Murder Mystery 3

An Introduction to "The Big Read" and its focus will be made which will lead directly into a professional Murder Mystery that all present will be involved in. The theme of the Mystery is based completely on "The Maltese Falcon." Free books and bookmarks will be distributed as well as fliers with our other events listed.

Event Location: Lawndale Library, 14615 Burin Avenue, Lawndale, CA 90260

Date: Sat, Oct 22, 2016
Time: 2:00pm – 4:00pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Falcon Film and Fun Night 3

An introduction to the evening and its event will be made describing "The Big Read" and our goals. Advertisements of upcoming events will be made as well as fliers with the same information will be given to all attendees. Free books of "The Maltese Falcon" will be distributed to members of the audience and a screening of the movie "The Maltese Falcon" will be presented with plenty of free popcorn for all.

Event Location: Clifton M. Brakensiek Library, 9945 East Flower Street, Bellflower, CA 90706

Date: Tue, Oct 25, 2016
Time: 5:00pm – 8:30pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Dashiell's Discussion

An energetic book discussion hosted by employees of the library that have been involved with members of the community who have signed up earlier to read and have been reading the "Maltese Falcon" will take place. Guests who arrive will receive free copies of the book and will be encouraged to join in future discussions. Information about "The Big Read" and our other events will be distributed along with bookmarks.

Event Location: Pico Rivera Library, 9001 Mines Avenue, Pico Rivera, CA 90660

Date: Wed, Nov 2, 2016
Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Maltese Murder Mystery 4

An Introduction to "The Big Read" and its focus will be made which will lead directly into a professional Murder Mystery that all present will be involved in. The theme of the Mystery is based completely on "The Maltese Falcon." Free books and bookmarks will be distributed as well as fliers with our other events listed.

Event Location: Agoura Hills Library, 29901 Ladyface Court, Agoura Hills, CA 91301

Date: Mon, Nov 14, 2016
Time: 5:00pm – 7:00pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Dashiell's Discussion 2

An energetic book discussion hosted by employees of the library that have been involved with members of the community who have signed up earlier to read and have been reading the "Maltese Falcon" will take place. Guests who arrive will receive free copies of the book and will be encouraged to join in future discussions. Information about "The Big Read" and our other events will be distributed along with bookmarks.

Event Location: San Gabriel Library, 500 South Del Mar Avenue, San Gabriel, CA 91776

Date: Wed, Nov 16, 2016
Time: 4:00pm – 6:00pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Dashiell's Discussion 3

An energetic book discussion hosted by employees of the library that have been involved with members of the community who have signed up earlier to read and have been reading the "Maltese Falcon" will take place. Guests who arrive will receive free copies of the book and will be encouraged to join in future discussions. Information about "The Big Read" and our other events will be distributed along with bookmarks.

Event Location: Pico Rivera Library, 9001 Mines Avenue, Pico Rivera, CA 90660

Date: Wed, Dec 7, 2016
Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Maltese Murder Mystery 5

An Introduction to "The Big Read" and its focus will be made which will lead directly into a professional Murder Mystery that all present will be involved in. The theme of the Mystery is based completely on "The Maltese Falcon." Free books and bookmarks will be distributed as well as fliers with our other events listed.

Event Location: Lynwood Library, 11320 Bullis Road, Lynwood, CA 90262

Date: Wed, Jan 18, 2017
Time: 4:00pm – 6:00pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Dashiell's Discussion 9

An energetic book discussion hosted by employees of the library that have been involved with members of the community who have signed up earlier to read and have been reading the "Maltese Falcon" will take place. Guests who arrive will receive free copies of the book and will be encouraged to join in future discussions. Information about "The Big Read" and our other events will be distributed along with bookmarks.

Event Location: Willowbrook Library, 11838 Wilmington Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90059

Date: Sat, Jan 21, 2017
Time: 2:00pm – 4:00pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Falcon Film and Fun Night 8

An introduction to the evening and its event will be made describing "The Big Read" and our goals. Advertisements of upcoming events will be made as well as fliers with the same information will be given to all attendees. Free books of "The Maltese Falcon" will be distributed to members of the audience and a screening of the movie "The Maltese Falcon" will be presented with plenty of free popcorn for all.

Event Location: Leland Weaver LibraRY, 4035 Tweedy Blvd., South Gate, CA 90280

Date: Thu, Jan 26, 2017
Time: 5:00pm – 8:00pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Maltese Murder Mystery 6

An Introduction to "The Big Read" and its focus will be made which will lead directly into a professional Murder Mystery that all present will be involved in. The theme of the Mystery is based completely on "The Maltese Falcon." Free books and bookmarks will be distributed as well as fliers with our other events listed.

Event Location: La Crescenta Library, 2809 Foothill Blvd., La Crescenta, CA 91214

Date: Sat, Feb 4, 2017
Time: 2:00pm – 4:00pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Dashiell's Discussion 5

An energetic book discussion hosted by employees of the library that have been involved with members of the community who have signed up earlier to read and have been reading the "Maltese Falcon" will take place. Guests who arrive will receive free copies of the book and will be encouraged to join in future discussions. Information about "The Big Read" and our other events will be distributed along with bookmarks.

Event Location: Manhattan Beach Library, 1320 Highland Avenue, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

Date: Mon, Feb 6, 2017
Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Falcon Film and Fun Night 4

An introduction to the evening and its event will be made describing "The Big Read" and our goals. Advertisements of upcoming events will be made as well as fliers with the same information will be given to all attendees. Free books of "The Maltese Falcon" will be distributed to members of the audience and a screening of the movie "The Maltese Falcon" will be presented with plenty of free popcorn for all.

Event Location: Lancaster Public Library, 601 W. Lancaster Blvd., Lancaster, CA 93534

Date: Mon, Feb 13, 2017
Time: 5:00pm – 8:30pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Falcon Film and Fun Night 5

An introduction to the evening and its event will be made describing "The Big Read" and our goals. Advertisements of upcoming events will be made as well as fliers with the same information will be given to all attendees. Free books of "The Maltese Falcon" will be distributed to members of the audience and a screening of the movie "The Maltese Falcon" will be presented with plenty of free popcorn for all.

Event Location: Manhattan Beach Library, , 1320 Highland Avenue, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

Date: Mon, Feb 20, 2017
Time: 6:00pm – 9:30pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Maltese Murder Mystery

An Introduction to "The Big Read" and its focus will be made which will lead directly into a professional Murder Mystery that all present will be involved in. The theme of the Mystery is based completely on "The Maltese Falcon." Free books and bookmarks will be distributed as well as fliers with our other events listed.

Event Location: La Canada Flintridge Library, 4545 North Oakwood Avenue, La Canada Flintridge, CA 91011

Date: Tue, Feb 21, 2017
Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Maltese Murder Mystery 7

An Introduction to "The Big Read" and its focus will be made which will lead directly into a professional Murder Mystery that all present will be involved in. The theme of the Mystery is based completely on "The Maltese Falcon." Free books and bookmarks will be distributed as well as fliers with our other events listed.

Event Location: Claremont Library, 208 N. Harvard Avenue, Claremont, CA 91711

Date: Sat, Feb 25, 2017
Time: 2:00pm – 4:00pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Dashiell's Discussion 6

An energetic book discussion hosted by employees of the library that have been involved with members of the community who have signed up earlier to read and have been reading the "Maltese Falcon" will take place. Guests who arrive will receive free copies of the book and will be encouraged to join in future discussions. Information about "The Big Read" and our other events will be distributed along with bookmarks.

Event Location: Stevenson Ranch, 25950 The Old Road, Stevenson, CA 91381

Date: Sat, Mar 4, 2017
Time: 2:00pm – 4:00pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Falcon Film and Fun Night 9

An introduction to the evening and its event will be made describing "The Big Read" and our goals. Advertisements of upcoming events will be made as well as fliers with the same information will be given to all attendees. Free books of "The Maltese Falcon" will be distributed to members of the audience and a screening of the movie "The Maltese Falcon" will be presented with plenty of free popcorn for all.

Event Location: Angelo Lacaboni Lobrary, 4990 Clark Avenue, Lakewood, CA 90712

Date: Thu, Mar 30, 2017
Time: 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Falcon Film and Fun Night 7

An introduction to the evening and its event will be made describing "The Big Read" and our goals. Advertisements of upcoming events will be made as well as fliers with the same information will be given to all attendees. Free books of "The Maltese Falcon" will be distributed to members of the audience and a screening of the movie "The Maltese Falcon" will be presented with plenty of free popcorn for all.

Event Location: West Hollywood Library, 625 N. San Vicente Blvd., West Hollywood, CA 90069

Date: Thu, Apr 6, 2017
Time: 2:00pm – 5:00pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Dashiell's Discussion 10

An energetic book discussion hosted by employees of the library that have been involved with members of the community who have signed up earlier to read and have been reading the "Maltese Falcon" will take place. Guests who arrive will receive free copies of the book and will be encouraged to join in future discussions. Information about "The Big Read" and our other events will be distributed along with bookmarks.

Event Location: Norwalk Library, 12350 Imperial High Way, Norwalk, CA 90650

Date: Sat, Apr 8, 2017
Time: 12:00pm – 2:00pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Dashiell's Discussion 11

An energetic book discussion hosted by employees of the library that have been involved with members of the community who have signed up earlier to read and have been reading the "Maltese Falcon" will take place. Guests who arrive will receive free copies of the book and will be encouraged to join in future discussions. Information about "The Big Read" and our other events will be distributed along with bookmarks.

Event Location: Culver City Julian Dixon Library, 4975 Overland Avenue, Culver City, CA 90230

Date: Thu, May 11, 2017
Time: 6:45pm – 8:45pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Maltese Murder Mystery 2

An Introduction to "The Big Read" and its focus will be made which will lead directly into a professional Murder Mystery that all present will be involved in. The theme of the Mystery is based completely on "The Maltese Falcon." Free books and bookmarks will be distributed as well as fliers with our other events listed.

Event Location: Rosemead Library, 8800 Valley Blvd., Rosemead, CA 91770

Date: Sat, May 27, 2017
Time: 12:00pm – 2:00pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Dashiell's Discussion 7

An energetic book discussion hosted by employees of the library that have been involved with members of the community who have signed up earlier to read and have been reading the "Maltese Falcon" will take place. Guests who arrive will receive free copies of the book and will be encouraged to join in future discussions. Information about "The Big Read" and our other events will be distributed along with bookmarks.

Event Location: Sorensen Library, 6934 Broadway avenue, Sorenson, CA 90606

Date: Tue, Jun 20, 2017
Time: 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Falcon Film and Fun Night 6

An introduction to the evening and its event will be made describing "The Big Read" and our goals. Advertisements of upcoming events will be made as well as fliers with the same information will be given to all attendees. Free books of "The Maltese Falcon" will be distributed to members of the audience and a screening of the movie "The Maltese Falcon" will be presented with plenty of free popcorn for all.

Event Location: Sorensen Public Library, 6934 Broadway avenue, Whittier, CA 90606

Date: Mon, Jun 26, 2017
Time: 6:00pm – 9:30pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

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