Community Calendar

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Sunday, August 4, 2019 - 5:00pm
Jean Harlow commands the spotlight as Lil, a seductive woman whose ambition inspires her “vertical movement up the economic ladder by horizontal means” (Thomas Doherty). The saucy screenplay by Anita Loos (Gentlemen Prefer Blondes) follows Lil’s wrecking the marriage of her boss, followed by more betrayals and outrageous bad girl behavior.Read about the film here and here.Read essays about the...
Saturday, August 10, 2019 - 5:00pm
Often cited as one of the key reasons for the Code coming to be in the first place, The Story of Temple Drake is based on William Faulkner’s racy novel Sanctuary – which could not even be mentioned in the credits. Wealthy Southern party girl (Miriam Hopkins) survives a car crash only to be kidnapped by sleazy bootlegger Jack LaRue. The cinematography is by Karl Struss, who also shot F....
Saturday, August 10, 2019 - 6:30pm
A kind of anti-war movie (and one of the greatest comedies ever made), Duck Soup is irreverent in its satire that mocks militarism, politicians, and patriotism. Made when fascism and Nazism were gaining ground in Europe, the film’s contempt for warmongering still has relevance. Rufus T. Firefly (Groucho Marx) is named president/dictator of bankrupt Freedonia and declares war on neighboring...
Thursday, August 15, 2019 - 7:00pm
Quilling is a creative art that involves strips of paper that are rolled, shaped and glued to create colorful designs with the help of quilling tools. The strips of paper are rolled and pinched into different shapes to create 3D art that can be used for greeting cards or as framed art.In this workshop you will receive a quilling kit with various tools and strips of paper to use and to keep....
Sunday, August 18, 2019 - 3:00pm
Learn the ancient art of Belly Dance while getting a great low-impact workout! In this introductory class you will learn a bit about the world’s oldest dance and its beautiful and powerful movements.International performer and instructor Sahira will take you on a journey through the basics of the dance, and even share with you a short routine so you can go home shimmying! Bring a water bottle and...


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