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Cinema Club Presents: Harvard Beats Yale 29-29

Tuesday, August 4th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room

An incredible true story that unfolds like a ripping good yarn...With an uproarious, impossible Hollywood ending, Harvard Beats Yale 29-29 is filmmaker Kevin Rafferty's acclaimed documentary depicting one of the most legendary games in the history of sports.

Also attending the screening will be the journalist who covered this game for the New Haven Register, and a Yale team player!!! Join us for a cracking discussion.

80s Movie Flashbacks

Long live the 80s!. The Community Room is booked with 80s movies all summer long. All teens entering grades 6-12 are invited to come to the Library and go back in time. All films are shown in surround-sound on our high-definition big screen. For each movie you attend, you will be entered into our weekly prize drawing!

Movie Schedule
Weird Science: Monday, August 10th at 2:00 p.m. (PG-13)
Ferris Bueller's Day Off: Monday, August 31st at 2:00 p.m. (PG-13)

Take Me Out to the Ball Game

This summer all teens entering grades 6-12 are invited to watch live Major League Baseball at the Library. Enjoy the traditional Cracker Jacks while viewing the game on our big screen in surround-sound. You'll feel like you're really in the stadium. We will will have actual score cards and will teach you how to score the game. All games will be screened in the Community Room. No registration is required.

Game Schedule
Thursday, July 30th at 1:35 p.m. - Boston Red Sox vs. Oakland A's
Wednesday, August 12th at 1:05 p.m. - New York Yankees vs. Toronto Blue Jays
Thursday, August 27th at 1:10 p.m. - New York Mets vs. Florida Marlins

Friday Flicks Presents: The Watchmen

Friday, July 24th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room

After the revelation of The Dark Knight, here is The Watchmen, another bold exercise in the liberation of the superhero movie. It's a compelling, visceral film - sound, images and characters combine into a decidedly odd visual experience that evokes the feel of a graphic novel. Rated R.

Cruising Connecticut With a Picnic Basket

Monday, July 27th at 6:30 p.m. in the Collins Room

Meet Jan Mann, author of Cruising Connecticut with a Picnic Basket for an evening of recommended picnics throughout our beautiful state. Everyone in attendance will have the chance to win a picnic basket and signed copy of Ms. Mann's book!

Please register in person, online, or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Celebrate the 40th Anniversary of Neil Armstrong and His Crew Landing on the Moon

Monday, July 20th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room

Special screening of Ron Howard's film, "In the Shadow of the Moon." This film combines the archival material from the original NASA film footage, much of it never seen, and interviews with the surviving astronauts who emerge as eloquent, witty, emotional, and very human.

No registration is required.

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