Listen, Craft, Relax: Embroidery Group
Join us in a Listen, Craft, Relax embroidery session as we celebrate Women's History Month and listen to the audiobook, Mean Baby, the much-anticipated, emotionally-charged debut memoir from actor Selma Blair.
Selma Blair has played many roles: Ingenue in Cruel Intentions. Preppy ice queen in Legally Blonde. Muse to Karl Lagerfeld. Advocate for the multiple sclerosis community. But before all of that, Selma was known best as … a mean baby. In a memoir that is as wildly funny as it is emotionally shattering, Blair tells the captivating story of growing up and finding her truth. Although Selma went on to become a celebrated Hollywood actress and model, she could never quite shake the periods of darkness that overtook her, the certainty that there was a great mystery at the heart of her life. She often felt like her arms might be on fire, a sensation not unlike electric shocks, and she secretly drank to escape. Over the course of this beautiful and, at times, devasting memoir, Selma lays bare her addiction to alcohol, her devotion to her brilliant and complicated mother, and the moments she flirted with death. There is brutal violence, passionate love, true friendship, the gift of motherhood, and, finally, the surprising salvation of a multiple sclerosis diagnosis.
All levels of experience are welcome and supplies will be provided.
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This program is a part of our Women's History Month series.
- Sunday, March 26, 2023
- 12:00pm - 2:00pm
- Hoboken - Small Program Room & Garden, Ground Floor - 500 Park Avenue
- BCCLS Library:
- Hoboken Public Library
- Adults Seniors
- Adults Craft Women's History Month
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500 Park Avenue
Hoboken NJ 07030
Grand Street Branch
124 Grand Street
Learning Center Branch
401 Harrison Street