Remember a Lost Bird: Lessons from the Past for a Sustainable Future

Remember a Lost Bird: Lessons from the Past for a Sustainable Future
6:30 p.m.
Lower level meeting room

Conservationist Stanley Temple recounts the demise of the passenger pigeon, an event described as the iconic extinction event in our country's history. He traces the decline of this once abundant bird from billions to the last surviving passenger pigeon, which died in 1914 in a Cincinnati zoo. The 100-year anniversary of this event offers a valuable lesson about the world's ongoing extinction crisis and our relationship with other species

Wednesday, February 12, 2014 - 6:30pm

Movie Matinee

Enjoy a free showing of Captain Phillips
Actors: Tom Hanks, Barkhad Abdi, Barkhad Abdirahman, Catherine Keener, Faysal Ahmed
Directors: Paul Greengrass
Based on the book A Captain's Duty: Somali Pirates, Navy SEALS, and Dangerous Days at Sea, the story follows Cpt. Rich Phillips (Hanks), a no-nonsense family man taken beyond the brink when his cargo ship's travel around the African Horn is disrupted by four pirates.

Located in the lower level library meeting rooms.

Monday, May 19, 2014 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Free Legal Assistance Clinic

Third Tuesday of each month, 4:00-6:00 p.m.
Lower Level Meeting Room

Free legal assistance is available to individuals who need help with simple legal questions, assistance with forms, or referrals to attorneys who offer reduced-cost and/or unbundled services. Volunteer lawyers and pre-law students from UW-Oshkosh will be available to offer help in the following case types: family law, small claims, domestic abuse/harassment injunctions, probate/wills or guardianships, and property disputes.

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm


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