Welcome to sunny days, blooming flowers, and fun programs @ your library. On Friday, May 15 at 2pm we begin a new film series focusing on Inspring Lives & Heroic Tales! On consecutive Fridays, we will screen Get On Up, (James Brown bio,) A Walk Among Tombstones (starring Liam Neeson,) Fury, (a World War II drama with Brad Pitt,) Theory of Everything (a romance based on Stephen Hawking’s first marriage,) Into the Woods (a musical starring Meryl Streep,) and Unbroken (the story of Olympian Louis Zamperini’s capture by Japanese forces.)
On Wednesdays @ 6:30pm throughout the months of May and June we will be exploring the beauty and the culture of India. On May 20 we will learn about Holi, Festival of Colors. This will be followed by programs about Colorful Rajasthan on May 27 and Beautiful Gujarat on June 3. This exciting series concludes on June 10 with Diwali, Festival of Lights. These special workshops are open to all ages and are provided for by generous funding by the Middlesex Cultural and Heritage Commision, Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the New Jersey Council on the Arts.
“Martha Washington” will also share her birthday with us on Tuesday, June 2 @ 7pm. Join us as actress Maggie Worsdale embodies our first “First Lady” and dishes about the other First Ladies and reveals some secrets of her own!
In July and August don’t forget to Escape the Ordinary @ the Woodbridge Public Library!