Monday Movie Matinee 1pm

Join us for our Monday Movie Matinees. Movies are shown at 1:00 PM in the beautiful, historic Wykeham Room.

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Monday Matinee

You Hurt My Feelings Monday, Apr 22, 2024 From acclaimed filmmaker Nicole Holofcener comes a sharply observed comedy about a novelist whose longstanding marriage is suddenly upended when she overhears her husband give his honest reaction to her latest book. A film about trust, lies, and the things we say to the people we love... Read more »

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Earth Day T-Shirt Bag

Gunn Memorial Library 5 Wykeham Road, Washington, CT 06793, Washington, CT, US

Earth Day T-Shirt Bag Tuesday, April  23 6:00 – 7:00pm Wykeham Room Got holes in your t-shirt? Don’t toss them, recreate them! Celebrate this Earth Day by turning your old tees into a stylish tote to carry your things around in style. Learn how to give your t-shirts a second life with help from Dawn... Read more »

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Thursday Book Club

Gunn Memorial Library 5 Wykeham Road, Washington, CT 06793, Washington, CT, US

Book Club Lady Tan's Circle of Women by Lisa See Thursday, April 25th 6:00-7:00 PM   According to Confucius, “an educated woman is a worthless woman,” but Tan Yunxian—born into an elite family, yet haunted by death, separations, and loneliness—is being raised by her grandparents to be of use. Her grandmother is one of only... Read more »

Monday Movie Matinee

The Next Goal Wins Monday, Apr 29 Based on a true story, this heartfelt, underdog comedy follows the American Samoa soccer team, infamous for their brutal 31-0 FIFA loss in 2001. With the World Cup qualifiers fast approaching, the team hires down-on-his-luck, maverick coach Thomas Rongen (Michael Fassbender), hoping he will turn the world’s worst... Read more »

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Educate to Navigate

Gunn Memorial Library 5 Wykeham Road, Washington, CT 06793, Washington, CT, US

With Art Mulligan and Sara Lynn Leavenworth of Senior Advocacy Services and Jade LaBella of Berkshire Hathaway Thursday, May 2nd 6:00-7:00 PM Wykeham Room Senior Advocate Services is here to help you and your loved ones navigate the art of aging gracefully and with dignity. Most senior adults in our country need assistance understanding their... Read more »

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Monday Movie Matinee : Color Purple

Gunn Memorial Library 5 Wykeham Road, Washington, CT 06793, Washington, CT, US

Join us for our Monday Movie Matinees. Movies are shown at 1:00 PM in the beautiful, historic Wykeham Room The Color Purple Monday, May 6th, 2024, at 1:00 PM A story of love and resilience, “The Color Purple” is a decades-spanning tale of one woman’s journey to independence. Celie faces many hardships in her life... Read more »

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Gunn Memorial Library Friday Book Club

Gunn Memorial Library 5 Wykeham Road, Washington, CT 06793, Washington, CT, US

Gunn Memorial Library Friday Book Club The Island of Missing Trees by Elif Shafak Friday, May 10  1:00 PM Title for the Friday book discussion in May is The Island of Missing Trees, by Elif Shafak. Two teenagers, a Greek Cypriot, and a Turkish Cypriot, meet at a taverna on the island they both call home.... Read more »

Author Talk with Karen Chase, “History Is Embarrassing”

Gunn Memorial Library 5 Wykeham Road, Washington, CT 06793, Washington, CT, US

Author Talk with Karen Chase, "History Is Embarrassing” Tuesday, May 14 6:00-7:00 PM The Gunn Memorial Library in collaboration with The Hickory Stick Bookshop presents an author talk with Karen Chase, “History is Embarrassing.” In her collection of essays, Karen Chase weaves together threads from one single contemporary life and recounts how that life collides... Read more »

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Monday Movie Matinee : Hacksaw Ridge

Gunn Memorial Library 5 Wykeham Road, Washington, CT 06793, Washington, CT, US

Join us for our Monday Movie Matinees. Movies are shown at 1:00 PM in the beautiful, historic Wykeham Room Hacksaw Ridge Monday, May 20, 2024 at 1:00 PM The amazing true life story of Desmond Doss, the first conscientious objector ever to be awarded the Medal of Honor. A 7th Day Adventist who believed WWII... Read more »

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