EVENTS

Movie Night at the Library
We will present a G, PG, or PG-13 movie on the big screen of our theater on the 4th Tuesday night of the month at 6:30 PM. Everyone is invited, but we ask that children under 13 be accompanied by an adult. Free!  Limited seating, first-come, first-seated. Doors open at 6 PM.

Assistive Listening devices are available and presentation is T-Coil enabled.  Open captioning for the film will be provided upon request.  Please make the request a week prior to the movie by calling 421-1212.

Back to the Future
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 
6:30 PM
Main Library Theater

Free admission
Limited seating. First-come, first-seated.
Doors open at 6 PM.

Celebrate the 30th anniversary of Back to the Future by watching it again (or for the first time) with other BTTF fans on the big screen! 1980s teenager Marty McFly (Michael J. Fox) is transported back in time to 1955 where he accidentally changes the course of history through a series of comic misadventures and finds he must return things to the way they were, back to the future.

Are you a big BTTF fan?  Don't miss the newly released book called We Don't Need Roads: The Making of the Back to the Future Trilogy.

Universal Pictures; Directed by Robert Zemeckis
Michael J. Fox & Christopher LLoyd
1985; Rated PG; 116 minutes

Insurgent 
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 
6:30 PM
Main Library Theater

Free admission
Limited seating. First-come, first-seated.
Doors open at 6 PM.

The second film in the Divergent series finds Tris (Shailene Woodley) and Four (Theo James) on the run from Jeanine Matthews (Kate Winslet) while trying to figure out the secret that will help the rebels build a new and better future.  Based on the best-selling novel by Veronica Roth.

Summit Entertainment; Directed by Robert Schwentke
Shailene Woodley & Theo James
2015; Rated PG-13; 119 minutes

Mark your 2015 calendars with these Movie Nights @ the Library dates:
September 22
October 27
November 24
December 15 (Special Date: 3rd Tuesday)

Book to Film
The new Adult Summer Reading program will bring a book-turned-film to the Theater every Thursday at 6:30 PM from June 18-July 30, 2015.  Doors open at 6 PM.  Free.  Plan ahead to read the book before seeing the movie!
June 18 -- Jurassic Park
June 25 -- Jaws
July 2 -- The Bourne Identity
July 9 -- Goldfinger
July 16 -- The Maltese Falcon
July 23 -- The Notebook
July 30 -- Captain Phillips

Craft Cafe
Thursday, July 9, 2015
6:30-8:30 PM

Business, Science & Technology Meeting Room
Main Library

Bring your latest craft project to the library on the 2nd Thursday evening each month and enjoy crafting, coffee and conversation. All crafters and projects are welcome: Scrapbooking, knitting, beading, paper arts, anything creative!

Upcoming Craft Cafe Nights:
August 13
September 10

Beatles Lecture
The Beatles' Alter Ego, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
Thursday, August 27, 2015
6:30-8 PM
Main Library Theater


Since its release in 1967, the Beatles' Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band has often been regarded as the single greatest rock album ever made, and one of the first rock concept albums. This free 90-minute multimedia presentation by Aaron Krerowicz will observe and discuss the landmark album track by track, citing musical and historical precedents, and illustrating the development of the songs through excerpts from interviews with the band members and clips of discarded takes.

1-on-1 Help with Ebooks
Saturdays from 2-4 PM
Art, Music & Media or Business, Science & Technology
ASK HERE desks
Main Library; 2nd Floor

Get help using the OverDrive app on your phone, tablet, laptop, or eReader to enjoy free ebooks and downloadable audiobooks from the library.  This walk-in help is offered EVERY SATURDAY, no appointment necessary.  We also offer help at other times by appointment by calling Nancy at 421-1212 or Chuck at 421-1215.  In Art, Music & Media, we can also help with other digital loan services, including hoopla for movies and Freegal for music downloads.

Art & Craft Classes
All free and taught by Sue Davidson.  Registration required.  Class size limited to 20. Register online (click on class title) or call 421-1210.

Oriental Watercolor Basics
Thursday, September 3, 2015
6-8 PM

Meeting Room B; Main Library

Punched Tin Ornaments
Tuesday, November 24, 2015
2-4 PM

Meeting Room B; Main Library

Check out our Gallery Exhibition and Events.
Check out our Musical Performances.

Copyright© 2015 Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne, IN 46802   Phone: 260.421.1200