Portland Public Library   


Musical  Movies in the Afternoon Wednesdays @ 1:00 p.m.  

July 11th  All that Jazz

July 18th  West Side Story

July 25th Oklahoma

Movies in the Evening: Monday July 9th at 6:30 p.m.  

Finding Your Feet
Starring: Joanna Lumley, Timothy Spall, Celia Imrie & Imelda Staunton. Director: Richard Loncraine.
PG-13, 111 minutes. 
On the eve of retirement a middle class, judgmental snob discovers her husband has been having an affair with her best friend and is forced into exile with her bohemian sister who lives on an impoverished inner-city council estate.

Musical  Movies in the Afternoon Wednesdays @ 1:00 p.m.  

August 8th     Gypsy

August 15th  The Music Man

Movies in the Evening: Monday August 13th at 6:30 p.m.  

Starring:  Kate Mara, Jason Clarke, Ed Helms, Bruce Dern & Jim Gaffigan. 
Director: John CurranPG-13,  106 minutes
Depicting Ted Kennedy's involvement in the fatal 1969 car accident that claims the life of a young campaign strategist, Mary Jo Kopechne. 
No reservations necessary!  
The Friends of Portland Library supports the Library’s DVD collection.

Monthly Book Discussions

Thursday July 5th at 6:30 p.m.

Book Discussion: Before the Fall by Noah Hawley

 The stories of ten wealthy victims of a plane crash intertwine with those of a down-on-his-luck painter and a four-year-old boy, the tragedy's only survivors, as odd coincidences surrounding the crash point to a possible conspiracy. 
 Books will be available for borrowing prior to the discussion. 

Thursday July August 2nd at 6:30 p.m.

Book Discussion: Rescue by Anita Shreve

After his wife, Sheila, abandons him, paramedic Peter Webster is left to raise their daughter alone, until Sheila contacts him nineteen years later, dredging up years of buried questions and making him wonder why their marriage unraveled.