Category Archives: Adult Programs

Fall Mystery Film Series: “Arsenic and Old Lace”

Monday, October 27th, 2014 at 6:30 pm

arsenicandoldlaceJoin us for the third mystery in our Fall Film Series, “Arsenic and Old Lace.” This favorite 1944 mystery stars Cary Grant and Priscilla Lane, and is not rated. The film runs 118 minutes and will be shown in the Simoni Room. Popcorn will be provided by Bellingham Regal Cinemas, and the Friends of the Library have funded the movie license that allows us to show these films.

Please sign up at the Reference or Information Desk, or by calling 781-769-0200 x110 or 222.

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Broadway Musicals on the Big Screen: “The Producers”

Wednesday August 27, 2014 at 6:30 pm

producersStarring Nathan Lane, Matthew Broderick, Uma Thurman, and Will Ferrell. Directed by Susan Stroman, 2005, PG-13.

Memorable Songs: King of Broadway, That Face, and Springtime for Hitler.

Registration for each film is required. Please call the library (781-769-0200 x 222) or visit the Reference or Information desk. Each film will begin promptly at 6:30 pm. Popcorn will be served courtesy of the Bellingham Regal Cinemas. The Film Fests are made possible by a movie license funded by the Friends of the Library.

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Broadway Musicals on the Big Screen 2014: “Show Boat”

Wednesday August 20, 2014 at 6:30 pm

showboat1951Starring Kathryn Grayson, Ava Gardner, and Howard Keel. Directed by George Sidney, 1951, NR.

Memorable Songs: Make Believe, Can’t Help Lovin’ Dat Man, and Ol’ Man River.

Registration for each film is required. Please call the library (781-769-0200 x 222) or visit the Reference or Information desk. Each film will begin at 6:30 pm sharp and will end around 9:00 pm. Popcorn will be served courtesy of the Bellingham Regal Cinemas. The Film Fests are made possible by a movie license funded by the Friends of the Library.

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Adult Summer Reading Program

Congratulations, everyone!

Thank you to all who took part in ourLiteraryElements_cut first Adult Summer Reading Program at the Morrill Memorial Library.  In all, 66 participants read 339 books and wrote 200 book reviews!  Book reviews will continue to be available on the summer reading page.  Thanks to everyone who submitted feedback about how to improve the program for next year.  If you would like to offer any suggestions or feedback, email Adult Services Librarian, Liz Reed, at lreed@minlib.net

The Adult Summer Reading Program was part of the statewide reading program, following this year’s theme “Literary Elements.”  Thanks again to the Friends of the Library for funding this year’s prizes. See you at the library!

Please contact Liz Reed at the Reference Desk with any questions, 781-769-0200 x110.

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