Nights of Noir

When: Wed., Feb. 8, 6:30-8 p.m., Wed., March 8, 6:30-8 p.m., Wed., April 12, 6:30-8 p.m. and Wed., May 10, 6:30-8 p.m. 2017

Plunge into the world of hardboiled detectives, femme fatales, and nihilistic grifters through novels of the classic era of American crime fiction. Explore the Spring selection of four powerful books from the 1930s to the 1950s that left an indelible mark on American literature, film, and popular culture. Feb 8, The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler Mar 8, The Galton Case by Ross Macdonald Apr12, The Talented Mr. Ripley by Patricia Highsmith May 10, Shoot the Piano Player (original title Down There) by David Goodis

Price: $20-$60