Calendar – Films/Documentaries – Movie Night in Chassell to Screen “Frozen” – June 23

June 20, 2017

Chassell – Movie Night, with a screening of “Frozen” will be held on Friday, June 23 at 6:30 p.m. at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 42905 Willson Memorial Drive in Chassell.

All are welcome to bring a snack to share. Popcorn will be provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
For more information, contact Holy Trinity Director of Youth & Education, Brianna Iverson at 906-523-4315 or education.htlc@gmail.com… Read the rest

Calendar – Films/Documentaries – Matinee Series to Screen “Hidden Figures” – June 20

June 17, 2017

Marquette – Matinee Movie Series will offer a screening of “Hidden Figures” on Tuesday, June 20 at 12:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

In this 2016 movie based on a true story, three African American mathematicians, Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson, and Katherine Johnson, serve as “human computers,” calculating the launch of John Glenn into space and ensuring his safe return. This historical drama is rated PG and runs 2 hours 7 minutes. Bring your own lunch and enjoy the movie in a dinner theater setting. Closed captioning will be on to ensure access for all

There is no admission charge thanks to sponsorship by the Friends of the Peter White Public Library. For more information, visit www.pwpl.info or call 226-4318. … Read the rest

Calendar – Films/Documentaries – BYO Dinner Event to Screen “Moonlight” – June 20

June 17, 2017

Marquette – Film fans are invited to enjoy a bring your own dinner film event with a screening of “Moonlight” on Tuesday, June 20 at 6 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

“Moonlight” is the story of an African American gay man growing up in Miami. As a young adolescent, a shy and withdrawn Chiron grows up neglected by his crack addicted mother but protected by her drug dealer Juan. Later as a teenager, he struggles with his sexuality, and as a young man, he must learn how to protect himself. This 2016 drama is rated R and runs 1 hour and 51 minutes.

This movie will be introduced by Dr. Laura Santoro and Marissa Wolf. Dr. Santoro is a family practice physician at the Lakewood Clinic in Harvey. She received her medical degree at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, and has a special interest in LGBT health.… Read the rest

Calendar – Films/Documentaries – Modern Classics to Screen “The Social Network” – June 8

June 5, 2017

Marquette – Modern Classics film series will offer a free screening of “The Social Network” on Thursday, June 8 at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Released in 2010, this biographical drama follows Mark Zuckerberg as he starts the social network that later becomes Facebook. The movie is rated PG-13 and runs 2 hours.

There is no admission charge to attend thanks to sponsorship by the Friends of the Peter White Public Library. For more information, visit www.pwpl.info or call 226-4318. … Read the rest

Calendar – Films/Documentaries – DocuMonday to Screen “The Eagle Huntress” – June 5

June 2, 2017

Marquette – DocuMonday will offer a screening of the 2016 documentary “The Eagle Huntress” on Monday, June 5 at 7 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Set on the Mongolian steppes, the documentary tells the story of how 13 year-old Aisholpan trains to become the first female in 12 generations to become an eagle huntress. While capturing her personal journey, this coming of age story also addresses issues of gender, nature, and modernity. Rated G, the film runs 1 hour 27 minutes.

There is no admission charge thanks to sponsorship by the Friends of the Peter White Public Library. For more information, visit www.pwpl.info or call 226-4318.… Read the rest

Calendar – Films/Documentaries – Matinee Movie Series to Screen “Queen of Katwe” – June 1

May 29, 2017

Marquette – Matinee Movies Series will screen “Queen of Katwe” on Thursday, June 1 at 12:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

In this 2016 movie, a young Ugandan girl’s life changes when she learns how to play chess. It won 10th place in the African-Americans Film Critic’s top ten film awards, and won best family film from the Women Film Critics Circle Awards. This biographical drama is rated PG and runs 2 hours 4 minutes. Bring your own lunch and enjoy the movie in a dinner theater setting. Closed captioning will be on to ensure access for all.

There is no admission charge thanks to sponsorship by the Friends of the Peter White Public Library. For more information, visit www.pwpl.info or call 226-4318. … Read the rest

Calendar – Films/Documentaries – BYO Dinner Theater to Screen “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” – June 1

May 29, 2017

Marquette – Film fans are invited to enjoy a bring your own dinner film event with a screening of “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” on Thursday June 1 at 6 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

In this prequel to the Harry Potter series, Newt Scamander’s adventures begin when he misplaces his magical suitcase containing fantastic beasts in New York City. This 2016 fantasy adventure is rated PG-13 and runs 2 hours and 13 minutes.

There is no admission charge thanks to sponsorship by the Friends of the Peter White Public Library. For more information, visit www.pwpl.info or call 226-4318. … Read the rest

Calendar – Films/Documentaries – “Being There” Film Screening – May 18

May 15, 2017

Marquette – Film fans are invited to a free screening of the modern classic “Being There” on Thursday, May 18 at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Released in 1979, this comedy shows how a simple gardener becomes a trusted advisor to a powerful Washington insider. Starring Peter Sellers, Shirley MacLaine and Melvyn Douglas, this movie is rated PG and runs 2 hours 10 minutes.

There is no admission charge. For more information, visit www.pwpl.info or call 226-4318. … Read the rest

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