- Oscar Film: Marriage Story
Wednesday, February 26, 1 p.m.
R. 2 hr. 17 min. An incisive and compassionate look at a marriage breaking up and a family staying together.
Saturdays, February 29, March 14, April 25, 11 a.m.
For children and tweens in grades 1-6. Learn about this strategic board game and play against other club members.
Oscar Film: Joker
Monday, March 2, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, March 4, 1 p.m.
In Gotham City, mentally troubled comedian Arthur Fleck is disregarded and mistreated by society. He then embarks on a downward spiral of revolution and bloody crime.
Oscar Film: Parasite
Monday, March 16, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, March 18, 1 p.m.
2 hr. 2 min. R. A poor family, the Kims, con their way into becoming the servants of a rich family, the Parks, but their easy life gets complicated when their deception is threatened with exposure.
- Votes for Women
Thursday, March 19, 7 p.m.
Join us for an informative and inspirational talk by the CT Women’s Hall of Fame and learn about the Connecticut women who fought for women's suffrage on a local, state, and national level and on whose shoulders we stand.
- Writers Group
Fridays, March 20, April 17, 10 a.m.
Whether you are an aspiring or seasoned writer, or somewhere in between, this group is meant for like-minded people who have the writing bug.
- Make & Take Workshop: Suminagashi Ink Marbling
Monday, March 23, 7 p.m.
Learn the basics of this centuries-old monoprint technique and create your own marbled pieces to take home in this small, hands-on workshop led by Librarian Rebecca Harlow.
- LEGO Robot Wars
Thursday, March 26, 3:30 p.m.
For students in grades 7-12. Join us for a LEGO battle royale! Working in teams you will learn how to control your LEGO Mindstorms robot, customize it, then battle it out in the arena. Who will be the champion?
- Mystery Book Discussion
Thursday, March 26, 7 p.m.
Join Librarian Samantha Jasulavic for a discussion of The 7 1/2 Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle by Stuart Turton.
Oscar Film: Ford v Ferrari
Monday, March 30, 7 p.m.Wednesday, April 1, 1 p.m.
2 hr. 32 min. PG-13. American car designer Carroll Shelby and driver Ken Miles battle corporate interference and the laws of physics to build a revolutionary race car for Ford in order to defeat Ferrari at Le Mans.
- Introduction to Microsoft Excel
Tuesday, March 31, 10:30 a.m.
If you are a Microsoft Excel beginner, this class taught by Librarian Tom Bruno will help you learn the essentials. Learn how to edit and format cells, sort data, and save and print spreadsheets.
Oscar Film: Judy
Monday, April 13, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, April 15, 1 p.m.
1 hr. 58 min. R. Legendary performer Judy Garland arrives in London in the winter of 1968 to perform a series of sold-out concerts.
Oscar Film: Little Women
Monday, April 20, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, April 22, 1 p.m.
2 hr. 15 min. PG-13. Jo March reflects back and forth on her life, telling the beloved story of the March sisters -- four young women each determined to live life on her own terms.
Spring Book Sale
Members Night: Thursday, April 30, 4-7 p.m.
Open to Public: Saturday, May 2, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
The Bookcase Book Discussion Group
Thursday, April 30, 7 p.m.
The Girl with Seven Names by Hyeonseo Lee offers extraordinary insight into life under one of the world's most ruthless and secretive dictatorships.
Oscar Film: Bombshell
Monday, May 4, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, May 6, 1 p.m.
1 hr. 49 min. R. A group of women take on Fox News head Roger Ailes and the toxic atmosphere he presided over at the network.
Oscar Film: 1917
Monday, May 18, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, May 20, 1 p.m.
1 hr. 59 min. R. As a regiment assembles to wage war deep in enemy territory, two soldiers are assigned to race against time and deliver a message that will stop 1,600 men from walking straight into a deadly trap.
Oscar Film: Jojo Rabbit
Monday, June 1, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, June 3, 1 p.m.
1 hr. 48 min. PG-13. Jojo is a lonely German boy who discovers that his single mother is hiding a Jewish girl in their attic. Aided by his imaginary friend -- Adolf Hitler -- Jojo must confront his blind anti-Semitism.
Oscar Film: Harriet
Monday, June 15, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, June 17, 1 p.m.
2 hr. 5 min. PG-13. The extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into one of America's greatest heroes, whose courage, ingenuity, and tenacity freed hundreds of slaves.
Oscar Film: A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
Monday, June 29, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, July 1, 1 p.m.
1 hr. 49 min. PG. Based on the true story of a real-life friendship between Fred Rogers and journalist Lloyd Vogel.
Oscar Film: The Irishman
Monday, July 13, 6:30 p.m.*
Wednesday, July 15, 12:30 p.m.*
3 hr. 30 min. R. A mob hitman recalls his friend Jimmy Hoffa.
*Please note earlier times.
Oscar Film: The Two Popes
Monday, July 27, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, July 29, 1 p.m.
2 hr. 5 min. PG-13. Behind Vatican walls, the conservative Pope Benedict XVI and the liberal future Pope Francis must find common ground to forge a new path for the Catholic Church.