Know Fright

Posted By:  Liz Goodrich
Date Posted:  9/29/2014

Know Fright

Know Fright What frightens you? Creepy crawlies? Scary movies? Ghost stories?

Don’t be afraid to join in the frightful fun at Deschutes Public Library this October during the Know Fright series. Expect to get a few chills at programs highlighting Central Oregon ghosts, the enduring appeal of supernatural movies and the local creepers and crawlers with whom we share the high desert. All programs are free and open to the public.


Second Sunday (on the first Sunday): April Genevieve Tucholke
The author of the YA Gothic horror novel Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea (published by Dial/Penguin) and its sequel, Between the Spark and the Burn, reads.
Sunday, October 5 • 3:00 p.m.
Downtown Bend Library
Contact Liz, (541)312-1032,

Frightful Films at Tin Pan Theater
Tin Pan Theater (869 NW Tin Pan Alley, Bend)
Contact Tina, (541)312-1034,
This horror-thriller changed the way people think about showering.

Tim Burton’s classic dark comedy about a “bio-exorcist.”

Who you gonna call? Everyone’s favorite ghost removal service, of course!

The Shining
Stanley Kubrick’s unforgettable take on life at the Overlook Hotel.

Central Oregon Ghosts
The best regional ghost stories as told by Deschutes Historical Society.
Thursday, October 9 • 6:00 p.m.
East Bend Library

Wednesday, October 8 • 4:00 p.m.
La Pine Library
Contact Tina, (541)312-1034,

Scary High Desert Critters
Learn the truth about all those creepy and slimy critters that keep you awake at night with our friends from the High Desert Museum.
Tuesday, October 14 • 6:00 p.m.
Downtown Bend Library
Contact Liz, (541)312-1032,

Beyond The Amityville Horror - Why Supernatural Horror Still Haunts Us
Find out why we are fascinated with scary films with Portland State University Film professor Drew Beard.
Saturday, October 25 • 2:00 p.m.
Redmond Library

Sunday, October 26 • 2:00 p.m.
Downtown Bend Library
Contact Liz, (541)312-1032,

For more information about this or other library programs, please call (541)312-1032 or visit People with disabilities needing accommodations (alternative formats, seating or auxiliary aides) should contact Liz at (541)312-1032.

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