Movie:The Awful Truth Released: 1937 Stars: Cary Grant & Irene Dunn Rating: Not Rated Film series: Part of the Monday Night at the Movies Film Series.
Jerry and Lucy Warriner lead madcap screwball high society lives in New York City. Despite being very happy, they start to doubt each other's fidelity. Finally they decide to divorce. Lucy wins custody of the dog but Jerry secures visitation rights. Before their divorce is final they both become engaged to other people. She meets Dan Leeson, a rich but boring Oklahoma oil man who travels with his mother. Jerry courts Barbara Vance,debutante and heiress. Each does their best to foil the other's plans, with hilarious results. Read more about Monday Night at the Movies: The Awful Truth (1937)
Movie:It Happened One Night Released: 1934 Stars: Claudette Colbert & Clark Gable Rating: Not Rated Film series: Part of the Monday Night at the Movies Film Series.
Rebellious socialite Ellie Andrews marries King Wesley but her wealthy father has it annulled. Tired of her father's control, she runs away by diving off the family yacht in Miami and heading for New York. On the bus she meets street-smart reporter Peter Warne. They end up traveling together as Warne hopes to get a great story, and Ellie needs his worldly help. Read more about Monday Night at the Movies: It Happened One Night (1934)
Ahoy ye librarylubbers! Join HMCPL for their first ever "Pirate Day". All programs all day long will be pirate themed, and library employees will be dressed in their finest Pirate gear! So practice your very best pirate-y "ARGS!" and join us for Pirate Day. Read more about HMCPL Pirate Day
Movie:Tom and Huck Released: Stars: Jonathan Taylor Thomas, Brad Renfro Plays in: 2nd Floor Room Rating: PG
Movie adaptation based on Mark Twain's novel Tom Sawyer. Introduction and movie followed by discussion led by David Lilly.
Movie:Mark Twain Released: 2001 Director: Ken Burns Stars: Kevin Conway, Blythe Danner Plays in: Auditorium Rating: not rated
An acclaimed biographical film about Mark Twain, covering everything from his birth to his death.