Friday, January 30, 2015

February 2: Favorite Film: Lost Horizon

Directed by Frank Capra. With Ronald Coleman, Jane Wyatt, Thomas Mitchell, Sam Jaffe, and H.B. Warner. James Hilton's classic novel about Shang ri-La, a strange land where health, peace, and longevity reign is a rare, haunting film experience and a warm memory of the glory of Hollywood in the 1930s.
U.S., 1937, 132 minutes

When:  7:30 p.m.
Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room A

Monday, January 26, 2015

Moorestown Library closing at 5 PM today due to snow

Moorestown Library is closing at 5 PM today, 
Monday, January 26, due to inclement weather.

Saturday, January 24, 2015

Sign up today for: book talk by author Patti Sheehy

Best selling author Patti Sheehy and the protagonist of her books, Frank Mederos, will speak about
The Boy Who Said No: An Escape to Freedom and its sequel, Stalked: The Boy Who Said No. The books are based on the true story of Mederos, who grew up in Communist Cuba, was drafted into the army and defected to join the love of his life who left Cuba for America. The Boy Who Said No won the Benjamin Franklin Award for Best New Voice in Fiction and won the Finalist Award for 2013 USA Best Book Award, and the ForeWord 2013 Book of the Year Award.

When:  Thursday, January 29 at 7 p.m.

Where:  Mooretown Library, Meeting Room

Friday, January 23, 2015

Mark your calendar for Peter and the Wolf: A Family Concert Event


Children and adults alike will love Sergei Prokofiev's timeless tale of Peter's musical adventures with animals beyond the garden wall.  Presented by Symphony in C in the Town Council Chambers.
Recommended for children ages 4+
No registration required.

Date:  Saturday, January 24

Time:  11 a.m.

Saturday, January 17, 2015

January 19: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the library will be closed on Monday, January 19th and will reopen on Tuesday, January 20th at 9 a.m.

Monday, January 5, 2015

January 5: Favorite Film: The Prisoner

Directed by Peter Glenville.  With Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins, and Wilfred Lawson.  Riveting account of a Catholic cardinal undergoing a grueling interrogation in an iron curtain country.  Superb performances highlight this unforgettable film.

England, 1955, 91 minutes

When:  7:30 p.m.

Where:  Moorestown Library, Meeting Room A