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Saturday, March 28th at 1:00 p.m. in the Community Room
Join our film and discussion series of early performances by current greats, hosted by Brooks Appelbaum, Ph.D. and Dennis Bell. This month's title is Lovely and Amazing, featuring Jake Gyllenhaal. Rated R.
Saturday, March 28th at 11:00 a.m. in the Community Room
Have you ever wanted to be in a marching band? Join us to learn about some of the instruments in a band, hear some musical stories, and listen to Wallingford's own Sheehan High School band perform! For ages 3 and up. Please register online or by phone at (203)284-6436.
Wednesday, March 25th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room
This film intertwines the history of whaling in New England, the saga of the whaleship Essex, and the subsequent role these two topics had on Melville’s crafting of the literary classic Moby Dick. Those who enjoyed reading Nathanial Philbrick’s In the Heart of the Sea (soon to be a feature film) should not miss this program. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.
Friday, March 20th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room
James Marsh's biopic of the celebrated scientist Stephen Hawking, The Theory of Everything, stars Eddie Redmayne as the famous figure. Enrolled as a graduate student at Cambridge, Hawking establishes himself as one of the leading minds of his generation, and begins to win the heart of Jane (Felicity Jones). After one of his earliest breakthroughs, Hawking is diagnosed with ALS, and he becomes less and less able to control his own body. However, as the years progress, Jane starts to feel more like a nurse than a wife, and Hawking begins to have feelings for a woman who is hired to care for him. Rated PG-13.
Monday, March 16th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room
Ms. Rushin will lead two poetry workshops on March 16th and 30th. Participants will be provided with model poems and writing prompts to inspire them to explore the themes of home, family, history, and place. New and experienced writers will expand their creativity and their knowledge of poetry forms in an encouraging, interactive setting. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.
Thursday, March 19th, 2:00-3:30 p.m. in the Board Room
This class will cover the basics of using an iPad including email, browsing the internet, and using the App Store. Please bring your iPad to the class along with your Apple ID and password. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.