Adult

Consider the Conversation: A Documentary about a Taboo Subject with Hospice of Orange & Sullivan

Date: 
Wed, 10/15/2014 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Contact: 
Rosemary Cooper (845) 986-1047, ext. 6; rcooper@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

A film and discussion presented by Hospice of Orange and Sullivan Counties on the topic of end-of-life care. An hour-long film will be followed by a brief discussion and handouts on services and programs that support people with decisions related to the end of life.

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Registration Note:
Program is open to all who are interested.

John Hathorn's Revolutionary Legacy: Informational Meeting for Friends of Hathorn House

Date: 
Sun, 03/30/2014 -
1:00pm to 2:30pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Warwick's John Hathorn was a man closely connected to the great figures of our Revolutionary War, and he served on the first Congress of the United States. An overview of his life will be presented, including newly discovered documents, and the public will be invited to help plan the preservation of his home. For further information, please contact Friends of Hathorn House directly at hathornhouse@gmail.com.

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"The Book Thief" Film Screening and Discussion

Date: 
Thu, 04/17/2014 -
6:00pm to 8:45pm
Contact: 
Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

Join us for a screening of The Book Thief, based on the beloved best-selling novel by Marcus Zusak. The movie stars Geoffrey Rush, Emily Watson and newcomer, Sophie Nelisse. The Book Thief tells the story of a spirited and courageous young girl who transforms the lives of everyone around her when she is sent to live with a foster family in World War II Germany.
Following the screening, Mary Krauze will lead the discussion of this thought-provoking film.
** Doors open at 5:45pm; the movie will begin promptly at 6:00pm.**

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Monday Afternoon at the Movies - Saving Mr. Banks

Date: 
Mon, 06/23/2014 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Contact: 
Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

Starring Tom Hanks and Emma Thompson. Author P.L. Travers reflects on her childhood after reluctantly meeting with Walt Disney, who seeks to adapt her Mary Poppins books for the big screen. Rated PG-13; 125 min.

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Monday Afternoon at the Movies - Philomena

Date: 
Mon, 06/16/2014 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm
Contact: 
Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

Starring Judi Dench and Steve Coognan. A world-weary political journalist picks up the story of a woman's search for her son, who was taken away from her decades ago after she became pregnat and was forced to live in a convent. Rated PG-13; 98 min.
** Movie to be followed by refreshments and discussion. All are welcome.

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Monday Afternoon at the Movies - Frozen

Date: 
Mon, 06/09/2014 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Contact: 
Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

Starring the voice talents of Kristin Bell, Idina Menzel, Ciaran Hinds and Jonathan Groff. Fearless optimist Anna teams up with Kristoff in an epic journey to find Anna's sister, Elsa, whose icy powers have trapped the kingdom in eternal winter. Inspired by the Hans Christian Andersen story The Snow Queen. Animated. Rated G; 102 min.

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