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San Leandro Public Library


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300 Estudillo Avenue
San Leandro, CA 94577-4706

Tel: 510/577-3947
Fax: 510/577-3967
http://www.sanleandrolibrary.org

The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett

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The Maltese Falcon
Dashiell Hammett

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Events

Kickoff Big Read 2016

Kick off the 2106 San Leandro Big Read with a documentary about this year's Big Read author Dashiell Hammett. Following the documentary you can register for a book group and pick up your free copy of "The Maltese Falcon". Free event, no prior registration required.

Event Location: 300 Estudillo Avenue, San Leandro, CA 94577-4706

Date: Sat, Feb 27, 2016
Time: 2:00pm – 4:00pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Literary Gathering with Hammett Scholar Julie M. Rivett

Join us for a very special Literary Gathering with Julie M. Rivett - Hammett's granddaughter and Hammett scholar. Free event, no prior registration required.

Event Location: 300 Estudillo Avenue, San Leandro, CA 94577-4706

Date: Sat, Mar 12, 2016
Time: 2:00pm – 4:30pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Film Screening at Museum - The Maltese Falcon 1931 and 1941

Now that you have had a chance to read the book it is time to compare the two film versions of The Maltese Falcon. We'll start with the 1931 version at 11:15am and follow that with the 1941 version at 2:00pm. See one or both! Free admission, no prior registration required.

Event Location: 320 W. Estudillo Avenue, San Leandro, CA 94577

Date: Sat, Apr 2, 2016
Time: 11:00am – 1:00pm

Date: Sat, Apr 2, 2016
Time: 2:00pm – 4:00pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Film Screening at Main Library - The Maltese Falcon 1931 and 1941

Now that you have had a chance to read the book it is time to compare the two film versions of The Maltese Falcon. We'll start with the 1931 version at 2:00pm and follow that with the 1941 version at 3:30pm. See one or both! Free admission, no prior registration required.

Event Location: 300 Estudillo Avenue, San Leandro, CA 94577

Date: Sat, Apr 2, 2016
Time: 2:00pm – 3:00pm

Date: Sat, Apr 2, 2016
Time: 3:30pm – 5:00pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

Panel Discussion - The Maltese Falcon

Join us for what is sure to be an engaging and thought provoking discussion of "The Maltese Falcon". Hammett scholar and granddaughter, Julie M. Rivett, will return to San Leandro to moderate the discussion with a panel of local librarians. Audience participation is highly encouraged. Attendance at the panel discussion counts towards the invitation only finale event. Free event, no prior registration required.

Event Location: 300 Estudillo Avenue, San Leandro, CA 94577-4706

Date: Fri, Apr 8, 2016
Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm

Book: The Maltese Falcon

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