Tag: Movies

Alice’s Ordinary People (Documentary) with Filmmaker Craig Dudnick @ 6:30 PM on 3/5/2020

Join us for the documentary film about Alice Tregay’s story:  Ordinary people effecting extraordinary change for human rights.  Five decades of fearless activism and the continuing relevance of Dr. Martin Luther King to the ongoing fight for justice. Craig Dudnick is a 1980 graduate of Northwestern University. In 1982, he received a national award for his camerawork on the syndicated television program, PM Magazine. The following year, he founded Imagine… Read more

February Staycation Events! Register Now!

Join us during the last week of February for a fun staycation! Come to the Kimball Library for crafts, games, snacks and lots of fun for all ages! Bring a friend with you! *Each program requires separate registration. Non-residents welcome! Click the name of the event to sign up!*   Monday 2/24/2020 Dog Man K-9 Comic Workshop @ 3-4:30 PM (Grades 1-5) Anime Club @ 6:30-7:30 (Grades 6-12) Tuesday 2/25/2020… Read more

Stop Motion Animation Movie Workshop (Grades 5-12) Tuesday Feb 25, 2020 @ 5:30 PM

We’ll be using library iPads and StopMotion Studio to make our very own stop motion movies. StopMotion animation has been used to create classics like Wallace and Gromit and new hits like Lego Movie. Small toys, characters, and props will be provided, but you are welcome to bring one or two of your own. Bring a friend too, but be sure to register for the event online. Space is limited.… Read more

Tuesday Movies ~ 1:00pm

FILMfallFEATURE FILMS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE Wild Rose ~ October 29th Wild Rose tells the complicated story of Rose-Lynn, a woman on a quest to become a country music star, while also grappling with the responsibilities of being recently released from prison and a young mother of two children. Desperate to leave Glasglow, she sets her sights on Nashville. Rated: R Runtime: 101 minutes The Art of Racing in the… Read more

‘The Hate U Give’ Dinner Theatre, March 12th 6:00pm-8:30pm (Register T/weens)

Ththe hate u givee book of the month is ‘The Hate U Give’ by Angie Thomas. This is a special book discussion event for the month of March.   Join us to watch the film adaptation of the book while eating pizza, and then we’ll have a book discussion comparing the book to the movie.  Copies of the book may be checked out from the front desk by anyone with a Kimball, Plaistow,… Read more

Christopher Robin Movie (Register All): Thursday, December 27th, 3 PM

ChristopherJoin us for an afternoon of cinema entertainment! Bring a blanket for comfort if you like. Popcorn will be served. In the heartwarming live action adventure ‘Disney’s Christopher Robin,’ the young boy who loved embarking on adventures in the Hundred Acre Wood with a band of spirited and lovable stuffed animals, has grown up and lost his way. Now it is up to his childhood friends to venture into our… Read more

The Hello Girls (Film) with Presenter Carolyn Timbie ~ (Registration Required) at 6PM on Thursday, 10/4/2018

HelloGirlsIn 1917, General Pershing, Commander of the American Expeditionary Forces in WW1, made a request for bilingual women telephone operators to oversee telephone communications in France. It was apparent that inexperienced doughboys could not efficiently complete this vital task. In 1918, the U.S. Army Signal Corps sent 223 women to France. These brave women, also known as the ‘Hello Girls’, took an army oath, wore army regulation uniforms, and were… Read more

Love, Simon (Movie): 6/13/18 @7:00 PM (Register T/weens Grade 6 & UP)

lovesimonThe t/weens read this as a group earlier in the year for teen book discussion, and now we will compare the book to the movie. We’re meeting after an abbreviated session of our June book discussion that starts at 6:30. People who did not read the book are still welcome to join us for this film or the the discussion around ‘Flowers for Algernon’ before the film starts. 🙂 Young… Read more

Holiday Drop ‘n Shop: Saturday, Dec 2, 2017, 10am – 3pm (Register K-5)

ALL DAY opportunities this year! You may leave your kindergarten through grade 5 children for all or part of our Saturday schedule.  We have broken the day into 3 sections so you won’t pick them up in the middle of any activity.  They may stay all or just part of the day.   Drop-off time is flexible even though you many not leave them in the middle of an activity time… Read more