Friends Theater

Movies & 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, January 24, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm

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Tamara De Lempicka: Art Deco Icon

Come and learn about Tamara de Lempicka, a Polish-born artist whose paintings and glamorous, jet-setting lifestyle have come to embody the Art Deco art and design movement in the early 20th century. We will feature many of Lempicka’s best-known paintings and discuss how her long, fascinating life influenced her work and piqued the interest of viewers for decades.

Instructor is Ann Shifflet from Columbus College of Art and Design.

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Friday, January 23, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

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Live at the Library: The Saturday Giant

Back by popular demand! One man band, The Saturday Giant, brings music to the computer age with a result that includes elements of rock, folk, hip hop, and pop . The Saturday Giant uses looping technology to create live feeds of different instruments during his performance that allow him to build complex music as a solo act.

Listen to The Saturday Giant at http://thesaturdaygiant.bandcamp.com/

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Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

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Tips for College Planning

High school students need to know much more than the three R’s before they graduate, and parents can help! Facilitators from At the Core, a company that offers guided self-assessment for students, will explain how the college application process has changed and what colleges are looking for in applicants. They will also share ways that parents can help students determine a major, college and career.

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Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

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Using Hypnosis to help with health and lifestyle goals

Hypnosis has been used throughout the years in a variety of ways for therapeutic purposes and for entertainment. The American Medical Association (AMA) has recognized hypnotherapy as a beneficial treatment for certain health conditions and also as an effective way to modify behaviors to help attain lifestyle goals including weight loss, smoking cessation, improved sleep and relaxation, among others. Join Chris Halbohm, Master Hypnotist and Certified Neuro Linguistic Programming trainer for a discussion about hypnosis, how you can use it to attain your health and lifestyle goals and a demonstration.

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Tuesday, January 13, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

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Sunday Film Club -Movies by the Coen Brothers

Join Steve Hunt as he starts our winter film season with Blood Simple,the directorial debut of the Coen Brothers. This is a neo-noir crime film which is also written and produced by Joel and Ethan Coen. Julian Marty a Texas bar owner, suspects his wife Lauren with one of his bartenders. He hires a private eye to get him the proof he needs.
1980 99min. Rated R

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Sunday, January 11, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

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Live at the Library: The Randys

The Randys are a 5-piece band from Columbus Ohio with a unique sound that mixes a variety of styles from the 1940s to the present. With a focus on upbeat and melodic songs that all ages will enjoy, you might hear songs originally performed by Tennessee Ernie Ford, Louis Prima, Elvis Presley, Joe Tex, Dean Martin and many others. This band’s eclectic sound is sure to get your toes tapping.

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Thursday, January 8, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

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Downton Abbey Season 5 Premiere Party

Are you a Downton Abbey fan? Join us after hours at the library for scones, tea and the season 5 premiere of Downton Abbey on our big screen in the theater. Dress in costume and you’ll be entered in our raffle prize drawing.
Registration for this program is required and begins on December 8, 2013.

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Sunday, January 4, 2015 - 8:30pm to 11:00pm

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