Join Michael and Laurie Byro for an artist’s reception on September 8th at 6:30pm, when they will explain their Byro technics of poetry and paintings. Michael’s paintings, which grace the covers of Laurie’s books, are on display at the Library during the month of September.
(2016) Starring Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotiillard. Macbeth, the Thane of Glamis, receives a prophecy from a trio of witches that one day he will become King of Scotland. Consumed by ambition and spurred to action by his wife, Macbeth murders his king and takes the throne for himself. Rated R; 113 min.
(2015) Starring Will Smith and Alec Baldwin. In Pittsburgh, accomplished pathologist Dr. Bennet Omalu uncovers the truth about brain damage in football players who suffer repeated concussions in the course of normal play. Rated PG-13; 123 min. Discussion and refreshments to follow screening.
(2015) Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Robert DeNiro and Bradley Cooper. The story of Joy Mangano, a self-made millionaire who created her own business empire. Mangano was a divorced mother with three children in the early 1990s when she invented the Miracle Mop and became an overnight success. The film is a semi-fictional and inspirational portrayal of how Mangano overcame personal and professional obstacles to rise to the top. Rated PG-13; 123 min.
(2016) Starring Chris Pine and Eric Bana. This docudrama depicts the incredible true story of a daring Coast Guard rescue operation off of Cape Cod during a ferocious storm in the winter of 1952. When an oil tanker splits in half, trapping its crew aboard the sinking vessel, four brave Guardsmen set out to save them.