Join Siuslaw Public Library and City Lights Cinemas for special Dune-related programming to celebrate the new movie coming out in October 2021!
Events are at City Lights Cinemas unless otherwise noted.
October 12, 3:30 & 6:30 PM: Dune (1984, directed by David Lynch) with presentation by City Lights Cinemas
October 21 & 22, 7 PM: Dune (2021, directed by Denis Villeneuve) with exclusive introduction by Byron Merritt, grandson of Frank Herbert
October 23, 3:30 PM: Dune (2021) with presentation by Dina Pavlis and Oregon Dunes Restoration Collaborative
October 24, 3:30 PM: Dune (2021) with Siuslaw Public Library book discussion
November 4, 10:30 AM: Book Brunch library book club (on Zoom; contact firstname.lastname@example.org for meeting details)
Download the poster (PDF) with complete program details.
Want to read along with us? Stop by the library or City Lights and borrow a copy of the original book or the graphic novel!
Siuslaw Public Library's Florence location and City Lights Cinemas will have memorabilia on display all month. Stop by to see original art, merchandise, and other items from Frank Herbert's personal collection.
Did you know that Dune has a local connection? Author Frank Herbert visited in the 1950s and was inspired by the terrain to write his classic science fiction novel. Read more:
Siuslaw News dedication of Frank Herbert collection (January 2001)