Archive for December, 2014

Christmas Eve.: Wednesday, December 24th……………………..CLOSED


Christmas Day: Thursday, December 25th………………………….CLOSED


New Years Eve.: Wednesday, December 31st……………………….CLOSED


New Years Day: Thursday, January 1st…………………………………CLOSED

Dinner and a Movie

Every Wednesday at 5:30 p.m., pack a picnic dinner or grab something delicious from your favorite takeout restaurant and head to the Library for a family movie night!  Movies are typically rated G or PG unless stated otherwise.  Bring your family, your friends and your own dinner or snacks! The final movie of 2014 will be….

WHEN THE GAME STANDS TALL

RATED PG
115 MIN.

Inspired by a true story, WHEN THE GAME STANDS TALL tells the remarkable journey of legendary football coach Bob Ladouceur (Jim Caviezel), who took the De La Salle High School Spartans from obscurity to a 151-game winning streak that shattered all records for any American sport.

Sunday Movie Matinee!
Sunday December 14, 2014
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Community Room

A free movie the second Sunday of each month. Movies are digitally projected on to a large screen. Free and open to the public.

DOLPHIN TALE 2

RATED PG
107 MIN.

A group of sympathetic humans help a dolphin with a damaged tail in this heartwarming sequel to the surprise 2011 hit. Inspired by actual events, Dolphin Tale 2 is written and directed by Charles Martin Smith.

Due to the weather conditions, Solvay Library will be CLOSING at 2:00 P.M. on Wednesday, December 10th. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Wednesday, December 10th @ 5:30 P.M.
Community Room

GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY

RATED PG-13
121 MIN.

A group of interstellar outlaws team up to save the galaxy from a villain who seeks ultimate power in this comic book space adventure from Marvel Studios and director James Gunn (Slither, Super). Peter Quill was just a young boy when, devastated by his mother’s death, he sprinted out of the hospital and was swept into the stars by Yondu (Michael Rooker), the leader of an eclectic band of space scavengers known as The Ravagers. Twenty-six years later, Quill has adopted the nickname Star Lord (Chris Pratt). He’s broken away from The Ravagers in an attempt to track down an ancient orb that is also coveted by the evil Ronan (Lee Pace), who is in league with the dreaded Thanos, and who dispatches his top assassin Gamora (Zoe Saldana) to retrieve it from Star Lord. In the process of doing so, Gamora also gets drawn into a fight with furry bounty hunter Rocket (voice of Bradley Cooper) and his tree-like, humanoid companion Groot (voice of Vin Diesel). Subsequently thrown into prison, this unlikely quartet quickly makes the acquaintance of fearsome warrior Drax the Destroyer (Dave Bautista), who seeks bitter revenge for the slaughter of his entire family at the hands of Ronan. In the process of making a daring prison break, Star Lord, Gamora, Rocket, Groot, and Drax recover the orb, and transport it to The Collector (Benecio Del Toro), who reveals that it houses an Infinity Gem – one of six precious stones that harbors incredible powers that could pose a dire threat should they fall into the wrong hands. Later, Ronan acquires the Infinity Gem and plots to use its power to destroy The Nova Corps home-world of Xandar, The Guardians of the Galaxy must race through the stars to recover it before Ronan can carry out his genocidal plan

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