Friends Theater

We Are Family Film Series: The Kids Are All Right

Join Linda Taylor as she presents and leads a discussion on The Kids are all Right, a well-acted comedy drama, with a smart and warm statement on family values. It all starts when a brother and sister, conceived by artificial insemination search for and find their father. 2010 107 min Rated R

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Sunday, April 12, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm

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Mysteries of Art History: Where is the Nazi Plunder?

In this program, we will discuss the artworks confiscated, destroyed and stolen by the Third Reich during World War II. We will learn about the Degenerate Art Exhibition of 1937 and why the Nazis disliked certain artworks, and we will investigate the pieces stolen by the Nazis during the war, some of which were destroyed and some hidden. We will discuss recent events in the news that have illuminated the whereabouts of some paintings, and we will also look at those that have yet to be recovered.

Presented by Ann Shifflet, instructor at the Columbus College of Art and Design.

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Friday, April 17, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

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Movie & Popcorn

Come enjoy a Saturday afternoon movie in the library theater. We’ll be showing a newly released to DVD movie that is geared towards a young audience with a G or PG rating. The library will provide the popcorn/candy and you bring your own drink (with a lid please!) No registration necessary. Children 9 and younger need to be accompanied by an adult. Movie title will be available two weeks before screening.

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Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

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Parenting Without Power Struggles

Learn about strategies to help you parent without the power struggles that can lead to frustration and challenging behaviors. Carl Grody, licensed social worker and family therapist, will discuss the “Incredible Years” parenting program and effective ways to engage your child.

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Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

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We Are Family Film Series: On Golden Pond

Linda Taylor concludes our film series focusing on family relationships with a showing of On Golden Pond. An elderly couple make their annual pilgrimage to their cottage to enjoy their summer, only to have their peace disturbed by the arrival of their estranged daughter. an honest examination of family life and child-parent relationships.
1981 109 Min PG

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Sunday, April 26, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm

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Privacy Week - Simple to Advanced Privacy DIY

May 2nd marks the launch of “Choose Privacy Week.” Come learn how to protect yourself online. At 10:00 a.m. there will be a program and demonstration for all levels where you can learn about concepts like online tracking, two factor authentication, encryption, and specific technologies like PGP and Tor. Or drop in throughout the day to ask questions and learn about protecting your privacy on the internet. If you bring in a functional laptop, we can help you with the basics: downloading Firefox, Adblock Plus, and HTTPS Everywhere.

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Saturday, May 2, 2015 - 10:00am to 5:00pm

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