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Friday Night Flicks Presents: The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Best Exotic Marigold Hotel movie posterFriday, September 21st at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room

British retirees travel to India to take up residence in what they believe is a newly restored hotel. Less luxurious than
its advertisements, the Marigold Hotel nevertheless slowly begins to charm in unexpected ways. Rated PG-13.

Mushroom Hike

Saturday, September 22nd at 1:00 p.m. at Orchard Glen
Meet at the trailhead at the end of Barnes Industrial Park North.

Join Conservation Commissioner John Lathrop and retired Wallingford teacher Barbara Lathrop for a fascinating look at the amazing fungus among us. You will be amazed at what you will see and learn on a hike with the Lathrops. Remember some mushrooms are poisonous and only experts can be sure which ones are safe to ingest.

Lunch and Learn: Sleeplessness

Monday, September 24th at 11:30 a.m. in the Community Room

Richard Kull, MD, will discuss the symptoms and causes of sleeplessness, and what you can do to get a better night’s sleep. A complimentary lunch will be provided to all who reserve a seat before September 21st. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Ask the Tech Guru

Mondays, 6:00-8:00 p.m. in the Collins Room

We are excited to announce a new ongoing program – Ask the Tech Guru. Stop by the Collins Room from 6:00-8:00 p.m. on Mondays and pose your toughest (or easiest) questions to Kevin Ozer, a technology expert who previously had conducted these informal workshops at the Wallingford Senior Center. You’ll expand your computer knowledge not only from the answers to your own questions but also from those of the other attendees. No registration is required. Bring your laptop or gadget if you have one.

Odd Couples Getting Even - Live Theater Performance

Saturday, September 22nd at 2:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Join us for a performance of three short plays, two from Thornton Wilder and based on the sins of Envy and Pride: “A Ringing of Doorbells” and “Bernice;” along with Theresa Rebeck’s all-out hilarious look at the clash between Broadway and Hollywood: “The Contract.” Directed by Brooks Appelbaum and Moira Malone. Cast members include three Wallingford residents (Doug Benham, Rob Obie, and Tiffany Sabato). Technical Direction by Dennis Bell. A Theatrical Presentation by Wild Surmise Theater. Additional production dates: Sept. 19, 20 at 7:30 p.m. at Best Video Performance Space, Hamden, CT.

Friday Night Flicks Presents: Snow White and the Huntsman

Snow White and the Huntsman movie posterFriday, September 14th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room

In a twist to the fairy tale, the Huntsman ordered to take Snow White into the woods to be killed winds up becoming her protector and mentor in a quest to vanquish the Evil Queen. Rated PG-13.

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