BANGOR, Maine — These events will take place during October at the Bangor Public Library:
* “Women’s Rights,” a three-part presentation on the topic of the 19th Amendment will take place 3:30-5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9, with the screening of the PBS documentary, “One Woman, One Vote;” 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9, with the screening of “Iron-Jawed Angels” about Alice Paul and Lucy Burns who fought for woman suffrage; and 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 30, with a talk given by Posie Cowan whose great-grandmother was one of the Suffragettes who marched on Washington, D.C., and was arrested. These activities will be held in the Lecture Hall.
* A Foreign Policy Forum will be held 7:30-9 p.m. Monday, Oct. 15, in the Lecture Hall. Professor Don Wyatt of Middlebury College will lead a discussion, “A Quest for Security or Invincibility? The Question of Motive in China’s Military Expansion.”
* The computer class, Manage Library eBooks on your Kindle, will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 15, in the library computer lab. Registration is required by calling the reference department at 947-8336, ext. 126.
* The Play Reading Group will meet to read George Bernard Shaw’s “The Heartbreak House” 5:30-8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, in the Story Room.
* Kim Pittman will be available via video conference to discuss aspects of family law as part of the Lawyers at the Library series 6-7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, in the Board Room.