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Friday, May 22nd at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room
Paul Thomas Anderson adapts Thomas Pynchon's celebrated detective novel. Joaquin Phoenix stars as Larry "Doc" Sportello, a drug-fueled private eye at the tail end of the psychedelic '60s who investigates a kidnapping case involving his old flame. Rated R.
Saturday, May 30th at 1:00 p.m. in the Community Room
Join us for the final film in our series “We Didn’t Know We Were Seeing Stars” - Early Performances by Current Greats. This month we will view Rabbit Hole starring Nicole Kidman and Aaron Eckhart, and featuring Miles Teller. Brooks Appelbaum, Ph.D. and Dennis Bell host the discussion immediately following. Rated PG-13.
Wednesday, May 27th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room
Join us to watch the film and then hear from panelists Beth Beisel, nutritionist and member of ConnFACT; Paul Pescatello, CBIA’s Chairman of Connecticut Bioscience Growth Council; and John Turenne, FCSI, President of Sustainable Food Systems. Scott Gray and Sonya Wulff will introduce the film and moderate a discussion on the impact of genetically modified foods. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.
Tuesday, May 19th at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Room
Join us for the conclusion of our World War I lecture series with Mark Albertson. Beginning with the British East India Company’s incursion into Basra in 1763, this talk charts the course of British and French efforts at establishing colonial empires in the Near East focusing on the years 1914-1923. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.
Monday, May 18th at 2:00 p.m. in the Board Room
Learn about the World Wide Web, including terminology, navigation, and how to perform a basic search. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.
Thursday, May 21st at 6:00 p.m. in the Collins Room
Create cute round glass magnets from letters, fabric, pictures, or anything you can imagine. All materials provided. Open to all teens in grades 6-12. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.