Horn from the Heart: The Paul Butterfield Story

In Horn from the Heart: The Paul Butterfield Story, we are shown the life and talent of Chicago’s very own legendary harmonica player and bluesman Paul Butterfield. Born and raised in the Southside’s Hyde Park neighborhood, he was exposed …


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Modern Times Film Series: Rocketman

Tuesday, March 10, 2:00 PM.
Tuesday, March 24, 6:00 PM.

This month, come along on a fantastical, musical journey as Reginald Dwight transforms from shy piano prodigy into international superstar Elton John
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Modern Times Film Series: Halloween

Tuesday, October 15, 2:00 PM. Tuesday, October 22, 6:00 PM.

The Modern Times Film series showcases new additions to the library’s movie collection.

This month’s movie will be Halloween. In this sequel to the 1978 horror classic, Laurie …


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Modern Times Film Series: A Star is Born

Tuesday, September 03, 2:00 PM. Tuesday, September 24, 6:00 PM.

The Modern Times Film series showcases new additions to the library’s movie collection.

This month’s movie will be A Star is Born. A veteran musician helps an up-and-coming …


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Maria by Callas

In Maria by Callas, we witness the talent and drama that surrounded the career and life of one of the greatest opera singers of the 20th century: Maria Callas. Born and raised in New York and pushed into music at …


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Modern Times Film Series: First Man

Tuesday, August 13, 2:00 PMTuesday, August 27, 6:00 PM

The Modern Times Film series showcases new additions to the library’s movie collection.

This month’s movie will be First Man. A riveting look at the life of the astronaut Neil …


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Modern Times Film Series: BlacKkKlansman

Tuesday, July 09, 2:00 PMTuesday, July 23, 6:00 PM

The Modern Times Film series showcases new additions to the library’s movie collection.

This month’s movie will be BlacKkKlansman. In the early 1970s, Colorado Spring’s first black police officer is …


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Modern Times Film Series: Crazy Rich Asians

Tuesday, June 11, 2:00 PMTuesday, June 25, 6:00 PM

The Modern Times Film series showcases new additions to the library’s movie collection.

This month’s movie will be Crazy Rich Asians. An American-born Chinese professor travels to her boyfriend’s hometown …


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Modern Times Film Series: Searching

Tuesday, May 14, 2:00 PMTuesday, May 28, 6:00 PM

The Modern Times Film series showcases new additions to the library’s movie collection.

This month’s movie will be Searching. After his 16-year-old daughter goes missing, a desperate father breaks …


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Love, Gilda

In this wonderful new documentary, we bear witness to the life and many talents of the late great comedienne and actress Gilda Radner.

With access to her notebooks along with old recorded audio that is used as a kind of …


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Page to Screen Club: Papillon (1973)

Wednesday, May 08, 2019. 1:30 PM

Every month The Page to Screen Club watches a movie and discusses the book from which it was adapted.

This month we'll watch Papillon after reading the book by Henri Charrière. Rated R. 2h 31m.


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