In “The Viceroy’s House”, Lord Mountbatten (Hugh Bonneville of “Downton Abbey”) is dispatched to India to oversee the dissolution of the British Raj and establish an independent India. Making a peaceful transition, however, is no simple matter, given the sharp ethnic and religious divides within the country. Gillian Anderson (“X-Files”) plays his wife, Edwina; Gurinder Chadha “Bend if Like Beckham”) directs with “sumptuous period detail”. In Victoria and Abdul, the aging queen (Judi Dench) strikes up a friendship with her Muslim secretary. Tulip Fever”. An artist falls for the married woman whose portrait has has been hired to paint. Alicia Vikander (“The Danish Girl”) plays the wife; Christoph Waltz (“Inglourious Basterds”), her overbearing husband.
A Message from the Nichols Library Board of Trustees on Reopening the Library.As you may have heard, the Governor recently announced that libraries, among other services and businesses, may reopen on June 15th. What you may not know is that the Governors’ Economic Reopening Task Force has issued guidelines specific for libraries. We ask for your continued patience and understanding as we begin to implement these guidelines [continue reading].
We are now taking requests and putting them outside for you to pick up. You can get your loans between 10am and 2pm on Monday, Wednesday and Friday [continue reading].
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