Friday Nights at Darien Library in October will include screenings of a romantic comedy and a documentary, and an evening of wonderful live theater. We are also preparing for our annual Foreign Film Series,which will begin in late October.
Friday, October 1st at 7:30 p.m. -- JUST WRIGHT (2010) Starring Queen Latifah, Common, Phylicia Rashad, and Pam Grier; Rated PG; 101 minutes.
Leslie Wright is a straight-shooting physical therapist who gets the gig of a lifetime working with injured NBA star Scott McKnight. Leslie not only whips Scott into shape, she helps take his game to the next level and all is going well, until Leslie finds herself falling for him. Oblivious to her growing affection, Scott only has eyes for Morgan, Leslie's sexy and seductive friend. With everything on the line, Leslie must take her best shot.
Friday, October 8th at 7:30 p.m. -- BABIES (2010) Documentary feature; Rated PG; 79 minutes
A visually stunning and joyful new film that simultaneously chronicles the lives of four of the world’s newest human inhabitants - in Mongolia, Namibia, San Francisco and Tokyo, respectively -- from first breath to first steps, on a journey at once universal and amazingly original.
On Friday, October 15th at 7:30 p.m., please join us for a special event at Darien Library - Weekend One-Acts, a theatrical weekend featuring free performances of one-act plays from three esteemed American playwrights. Plays from A.R. Gurney, Tennessee Williams, and Wendy Wasserstein will be performed. You'll find all the details right here.
These events are free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.
Our Foreign Film Series will begin on Friday, October 22nd. Please check back here soon for more information.