Film Events

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 7:00pm
Hawthorne Library

2017 / USA / English / horror, thriller / 135 min. / R
When children begin to disappear in the town of Derry, Maine, a group of young kids are faced with their biggest fears when they square off against an evil clown named Pennywise, whose history of murder and violence dates back for centuries.
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Fri, 02/02/2018 - 6:30pm
Pinney Library

A feature film will be shown on the First Friday of every month.

Seating is first come, first served with space for 50 attendees. Doors open 1/2 hour before the film start time. Light refreshments will be provided by the Friends of the Pinney Library.

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 7:00pm
Hawthorne Library

Short and charming comedic vignettes offer a quick glimpse into the unique and funny situations, misunderstandings, and all around confusion that can happen in a high school romance. For starters, there’s a story about a delinquent girl and the student council president, and one about a stoic boy confused about an emotional girl. Relive the charm of high school romance!

The Hawthorne Anime Club was created to give people a place to gather, watch, and talk about Japanese...

Thu, 02/08/2018 - 6:30pm
Central Library, Meeting Room 302

"Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges and Universities," a film by Stanley Nelson and Marco Williams, explores the pivotal role historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) have played over the course of 150 years in American history, culture, and identity. This film reveals the rich history of HBCUs and the power of higher education to transform lives and advance civil rights and equality in the face of injustice.

Please stay after the film for a...

Fri, 02/09/2018 - 7:00pm
Hawthorne Library

2015 / USA / English / documentary / 98 min.
“Daddy Don’t Go” captures two years in the lives of four disadvantaged fathers in New York City as they fight to defy the odds against them. And the odds are real - men living in poverty are more than twice as likely to become absent fathers than their middle-class peers (U.S. Census Bureau).
“Daddy Don’t Go” is a tough but tender journey that aims to illuminate the everyday struggles of disadvantaged fathers. Alex, Nelson, Roy...

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 6:30pm
Pinney Library

A monthly film screening of first-run, award winning independent and foreign films.

In a middle school classroom in Bratislava in 1983, a new teacher, Maria Drazdechova (Maurery), asks each student to stand up, introduce themselves and tell her what their parents do for a living. It slowly becomes clear that perhaps the pupils' grades are related to how willing their guardians are open to helping her out with her errands, her housecleaning, and other random services. After one...

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 6:30pm
Pinney Library

Film series screening films that are nominated for awards this season.

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 7:00pm
Hawthorne Library

The fate of the world lies in the hands of one negotiator when a commercial jet is abducted into a massive, unknown structure. Inside, a strange being appears claiming he will intervene in Japan’s internal affairs. That’s when Shindou Kojirou, a Japanese official onboard the plane, steps forth to greet him, spearheading the communications that will dictate the future of mankind.

The Hawthorne Anime Club was created to give people a place to gather, watch, and talk about...

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 6:30pm
Pinney Library

Film series screening films that are nominated for awards this season.

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 6:30pm
Pinney Library

Film series screening films that are nominated for awards this season.