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EVENTS

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 21

DIY snow globes, get crafty for the holiday. 3 p.m., library. (631) 749-0042. (more…)

11/12/16 3:00pm
Sill image from 'The Well-Digger’s Daughter,' a 2011 film directed by Daniel Auteuil. (Courtesy photo)

Sill image from ‘The Well-Digger’s Daughter,’ a 2011 film directed by Daniel Auteuil. (Courtesy photo)

“Great movies, known and unknown” has been the guiding principle for selecting films to be shown in the Movies at the Library series. “The Well-Digger’s Daughter,” a 2011 film directed by Daniel Auteuil, who also plays the male lead, to be shown on Tuesday, November 15, fits this category to a tee.   (more…)

10/28/16 12:00pm
Jeanne Moreau and Orson Welles in ‘Chimes at Midnight.’ (Courtesy photo).

Jeanne Moreau and Orson Welles in ‘Chimes at Midnight.’ (Courtesy photo).

The next screening in our Movies at the Library series — to be shown on Tuesday, November 1 — will be a film called “Chimes at Midnight.” If that title doesn’t strike a responsive chord in your memory bank, it’s quite understandable. (more…)

09/10/16 3:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO | Erich von Stroheim and Anne Baxter in ‘Five Graves to Cairo,’ which will be shown at the library on Tuesday, September 20 at 7 p.m.

COURTESY PHOTO | Erich von Stroheim and Anne Baxter in ‘Five Graves to Cairo,’ which will be shown at the library on Tuesday, September 20 at 7 p.m.

“Five Graves to Cairo,” a war movie released in 1943, will be the first film in the upcoming Shelter Island Public Library’s Movies @ the Library series.

The series of “great movies, known and unknown” begins its 13th year next Tuesday with this relative unknown, only the second directed by the great Billy Wilder. (more…)

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04/03/16 3:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO | Cameron Diaz and Tom Cruise in "Knight and Day."

COURTESY PHOTO | Cameron Diaz and Tom Cruise in “Knight and Day.”

You will be sitting on the edge of your seat when you see “Knight and Day,” a romantic adventure film starring the handsome Tom Cruise as Roy Miller, a secret agent gone rogue and on the run from the CIA … perhaps? Find out when the film plays at Cinema 114 at the Senior Activity Center on Wednesday, April 6 at 2:30 p.m. (more…)