Modern Times Film: Star Wars: Rogue One

Tuesdays, August 08, 2:00 PM & August 22, 6:00 PM.

Twice a month, the Modern Times Film Series showcases new additions to the library's movie collection. This month's movie will be Rogue One, starring Felicity Jones as a reluctant rebel in the Star Wars prequel. Rated PG-13. 2h 13m.

Page to Screen Club: Wag the Dog

Wednesday, July 12, 2017, 1:30 PM.

This month we'll watch Wag the Dog after reading the book American Hero by Larry Beinhart. A spin-doctor and a movie producer fabricate a war to distract from a political scandal. Rated R. 1h 37m.

Modern Times Film: The Light Between Oceans

Tuesdays, July 11, 2:00 PM & July 25, 6:00 PM.

Twice a month, the Modern Times Film Series showcases new additions to the library's movie collection. This month's movie will be The Light Between Oceans, starring Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander as a couple who find a baby in a drifting boat. Rated PG-13. 2h 13m.

Modern Times Film: The Girl on the Train

Tuesdays, June 13, 2:00 PM & June 27, 6:00 PM.

Twice a month, the Modern Times Film Series showcases new additions to the library's movie collection. This month's movie will be The Girl on the Train, starring Emily Blunt as a divorcee who becomes entangled in a missing persons investigation. Rated R. 1h 52m.

A Man Called Ove

Based on Fredrik Backman’s novel, A Man Called Ove is an Oscar-nominated Swedish film starring Rolf Lassgard as an elderly curmudgeon at odds with his work, his neighbors, and the world as a whole.

Modern Times Film: Sully

Tuesdays, May 9th, 2:00 PM & May 23, 6:00 PM.

Twice a month, the Modern Times Film Series showcases new additions to the library's movie collection. This month's movie will be Sully, starring Tom Hanks as the plane-saving pilot heralded as a hero by the public while an investigation threatens to ruin his career. Rated PG-13. 1h 36m.

Modern Times Film: Deepwater Horizon

Tuesdays, April 11th, 2:00 PM & April 25, 6:00 PM.

Twice a month, the Modern Times Film Series showcases new additions to the library's movie collection. This month's movie will be Deepwater Horizon, a dramatization of the April 2010 disaster that caused the worst oil spill in U.S. history. Rated PG-13. 1h 47m.

Ingrid Bergman in Her Own Words

From her simple beginnings in Stockholm and the devastating loss of her parents to her success in Hollywood, we follow Ingrid Bergman through her nomadic and complex life.

Modern Times Film: The Magnificent Seven

Tuesdays, March 14, 2:00 PM & March 28, 6:00 PM.

Twice a month, the Modern Times Film Series showcases new additions to the library's movie collection. This month's movie will be The Magnificent Seven starring Denzel Washington as a gunslinger building a team of vigilantes in an updated version of the classic western. Rated PG-13. 2h 13m.

Modern Times Film: Going in Style

Tuesdays, February 13, 2:00 PM & February 27, 6:00 PM.

Twice a month, the Modern Times Film Series showcases new additions to the library's movie collection. This month's movie will be Going in Style, the story of three retirees who rob the bank that destroyed their pension fund. 2017. PG-13. 1h 36m.

Modern Times Film: Our Kind of Traitor

Tuesdays, February 14, 2:00 PM & February 21, 6:00 PM.

Twice a month, the Modern Times Film Series showcases new additions to the library's movie collection. This month's movie will be Our Kind of Traitor, the suspenseful story of a vacationing couple caught between the Russian Mafia and the British Secret Service, neither of whom they can trust. 2016. 1h 48m. Rated R.

Page to Screen Club: A Raisin in the Sun


Sunday, February 19, 2017, 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 A Raisin in the Sun after reading the book by Lorraine Hansberry.

Modern Times Film: Genius

Tuesdays, January 03, 2:00 PM & 24, 6:00 PM.

Twice a month, the Modern Times Film Series showcases new additions to the library's movie collection. This month's movie will be Genius, the true story of the relationship between editor Max Perkins and author Thomas Wolfe. Directed by Michael Grandage. Starring Collin Firth, Jude Law, and Nicole Kidman. 2016. 1h 44m. Rated PG-13.

Page to Screen Club: Smoke Signals

Sunday, January 8, 2017, 1:30 PM.

This month we'll watch Smoke Signals after reading The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven by Sherman Alexie.

Modern Times Film: Me Before You

Tuesdays, December 13, 2:00 PM. & December 27, 6:00 PM.

Twice a month, the Modern Times Film Series showcases new additions to the library's movie collection. This month's movie will be Me Before You, the story of the unexpected relationship between a paralyzed Londoner and the small town Englishwoman hired to be his caretaker. 2016. 1h 50m. Rated PG-13.

Macbeth

The “Scottish Play” was back on the big screen this year, as a new film adaptation o Shakespeare’s Macbeth.

Modern Times Film: My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2

Tuesdays, November 22, 2:00 PM. & November 29, 6:00 PM.

Twice a month, the Modern Times Film Series showcases new additions to the library's movie collection. Join us this month for My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 in which a family secret brings the beloved characters back together for an even bigger and Greeker wedding. 2016. 1h 34m. Rated PG-13.

Page to Screen Club: Get Shorty

Sunday, November 13, 2016, 1:30 PM.

This month, we'll read Elmore Leonard's Get Shorty and watch the movie starring John Travolta and Gene Hackman.