Friday, August 23 9:30am to 6pm

Thursday Afternoon Movies at the Library

Come in and enjoy our classic film series. All films shown at 1:30 pm.

Murder on the Orient Express

August 1

In December 1935, when his train is stopped by deep snow, detective Hercule Poirot is called on to solve a murder that occurred in his car the night before. Starring Albert Finney and Lauren Bacall.

(1974) PG 2h08m

The Lady with a Lamp

August 15

This compelling historical drama offers a depiction of the life story of Florence Nightingale, the young 19th-century Englishwoman famously drawn to a career in nursing. Starring Anna Neagle and Michel Wilding.

(1952) NR 1h50m

The Philadelphia Story

August 22

When a rich woman's ex-husband and a tabloid-type reporter turn up just before her planned remarriage, she begins to learn the truth about herself. Starring Cary grant and Katherine Hepburn.

(1940) NR 1h52m

Music of the Heart

August 29

Story of a schoolteacher's struggle to teach violin to inner-city Harlem kids. Starring Meryl Streep and Cloris Leachman.

(1999) PG 2h04m



September 5

An alcoholic drifter spends Halloween in his home town of Albany, New York after returning there for the first time in decades. (IMDB) Starring Jack Nicholson and Meryl Streep.

(1987) R 2h23m


September 12

A jilted man gives his divorced best friend and his ex-wife - to whom he was previously engaged - a potion that causes them to forget each other. Will they fall in love all over again? (IMDB) Starring Robert Taylor and Greer Garson.

(1939) NR 1h232m

The Women

September 19

A study of the lives and romantic entanglements of various interconnected women. (IMDB) Starring Norma Shearer and Joan Crawford.

(1939) NR 2h13m


Neptune's Daughter

September 26

A swimsuit fashion designer is determined to protect her scatterbrained sister from a South American heart-breaker, but a case of mistaken identity complicates matters. (IMDB) Starring Esther Williams and Red Skelton.

(1949) NR 1h35m