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This film is a follow-up to the Oscar-nominated Gasland. In this sequel, Josh Fox further explores the dangers of hydraulic fracturing for air, water, human health and climate change, and examines the corrosive influence of gas companies on government agencies and policies. Discussion will follow the screening.
Starring Colin Firth and Geoffrey Rush. The story of King George VI of Great Britain, his impromptu ascension to the throne and the speech therapist who helped the unsure monarch become worthy of it. Rated R; 118 min.
** This movie will be followed by refreshments and discussion. All are welcome.
The Korean Spirit and Culture Promotion Project presents a special Children's Program. Members of the KSCPP will read 5 short stories from their illustrated book, "Chung Hyo Ye" and perform a traditional New Year's Greeting (Sebae) Ceremony. Children will have the opportunity to try on traditional Korean costumes and practice Sebae to their parents. Korean refreshments will be served. Parents, please bring your cameras for a wonderful photo op!
Registration is limited to Warwick cardholders until May 14.
Open registration begins May 14.
* This project is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a re-grant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by Arts Mid-Hudson. This project is also funded with support from the Albert Wisner Public Library Foundation
Members of The Korean Spirit and Culture Promotion Project will be on hand to help attendees make lovely traditional lotus flower lanterns using colorful paper and wire frames. All materials will be provided; participants may choose the color of their lotus flower. Traditional Korean refreshments will be served.
The Korean Spirit & Culture Promotion Project (KSCPP) is a non-profit organization dedicated to raising awareness of Korean history and culture. A short documentary film on Korean artistic traditions will be shown as an introduction to the aesthetics of Korea.
Registration in-person only at the Help Desk. A $5.00 non-refundable materials fee is due at the time of registration. Registration is limited to Warwick library card holders until May 14. A waiting list will be maintained.