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Events happening in and around Hopewell Valley
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Saturday Night @ the Movies
April 17 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until Apr 30, 2021
Experience the thrill of watching a movie on a Saturday night at home, but not alone! Borrow the featured title from our Hoopla catalog with your Mercer County Library card and watch it together in the virtual company of your community. Feel free to share your thoughts and impressions in the comments section under the Facebook posting. We would love to hear from you!
CONTACT: MCLS Staff firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday, April 3, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
A Quiet Passion (2016) — Cynthia Nixon personifies the wit, intellectual independence, and pathos of 19th Century American poet Emily Dickinson in this masterful biographical drama.
Find A Quiet Passion on hoopla — https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/12255218
Saturday, April 10, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Howl (2010) — James Franco delivers a career defining performance as poet Allen Ginsberg. Through his searchfor personal and creative expression, Ginsberg writes HOWL, and must contend with attorney Jake Ehrlich (Jon Hamm) during HOWL‘s bizarre obscenity trial.
Find Howl on hoopla — https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/10830059
Saturday, April 17, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise (2017) — This film celebrates Dr. Maya Angelou by weaving her words with rare and intimate archival photographs and videos, which paint hidden moments of her exuberant life during some of America’s most defining moments. From her upbringing in the Depression-era South to her work with Malcolm X to her inaugural speech for President Bill Clinton, the film takes us on an incredible journey through the life of a true American icon.
Find Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise on hoopla — https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11884312
Saturday, April 24, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Young Goethe in Love (2011) — Germany 1772 – the young and tumultuous Johann Goethe aspires to be a poet, but after failing his law exams, he is sent by his father to a sleepy provincial court to mend his ways. Unsure of his talent and eager to prove himself, Goethe soon wins the praise and friendship of his superior Kestner. But then Lotte enters his life and nothing is the same as before.
Find Young Goethe in Love on hoopla — https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/10979712