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Reel Conversation: Your Sister's Sister

Your Sister's Sister movie posterSaturday, June 21st at 1:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Emily Blunt, Rosemarie Dewitt and Mark Duplass star in this comedy about romance, grief and sibling rivalry. It’s a twisted tale of ever-complicated relationships set in motion with raw, hilarious and emotional performances from the all-star cast. Please join us to view the film and then, talk about it with
Brooks Appelbaum, Ph.D., and Dennis Bell. Rated R.

Know Your Community @ WPL: Steve Zafiris

Tuesday, June 17th at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Room

cover of God Bless America and the Golden ArchesHear the story! Please join us for an evening with Wallingford resident Steve Zafiris - author, philanthropist, family man, and businessman. Steve came to the U.S. when he was sixteen years old. The events that followed, his love of the United States, and the opportunity presented by McDonald’s Corporation, are outlined in his book God Bless America and the Golden Arches. Signed copies will be available for purchase before and after the program.

This event will kickoff our summer reading program for
adults, “Read ‘Em and Eat!” Be prepared for random prize drawings!

Friday Night Flicks Presents: Monuments Men

Monuments Men movie posterFriday, June 13th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room

An unlikely World War II platoon is tasked by FDR with going into Germany to rescue artistic masterpieces from Nazi thieves and returning them to their rightful owners. It would be an impossible mission: With the art trapped behind enemy lines, and with the German army under orders to destroy everything as the Reich fell, how could these guys – seven museum directors, curators, and art historians, all more familiar with Michelangelo than the M-1 – possibly hope to succeed? Rated PG-13.

Anime Night: Castle in the Sky

Castle in the Sky movie posterThursday, June 12th, 6:00-8:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Join us for a screening of Hayao Miyazaki’s award winning Castle in the Sky. Please note the early start time due to the length of the film. Japanese treats will be served. Anime and manga newbies welcome. Open to all teens in grades 6-12.

Make a Glass Sun Catcher

Tuesday, June 10th, 6:00-8:00 p.m. in the Collins Room

sunSummer is almost here! Design and create a beautiful sun catcher out of ground glass. You can hang it in a window to brighten up any room. All materials will be provided. Open to all teens in grades 6-12. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

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