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- What's At Edmond Town Hall (full listing including movie listings and special events)
- July 27-August 2, 2018: "Solo: A Star Wars Story"
- July 20-26, 2018: "Avengers: Infinity War"
- July 13-19, 2018: "Early Man," "Life Of The Party" and Live at ETH: The Autumn Defense
- July 6-12, 2018: "Sherlock Gnomes" and "A Quiet Place"
- June 29-July 5, 2018: "Sgt Stubby: And American Hero" and "Ready Player One"
- June 22-28, 2018: "Black Panther," Rally For Humanity and "Jaws"
“DANCE FANTASY: THE SHOW”
Friday, June 15: 8 pm (doors open 7:30), $25/advance, $30/door, ballroom and Latin dance performances by students and faculty of Fred Astaire Dance Studio in Southbury; 203-267-7600, fredastaire.com/southbury/contact.
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SATURDAY, JUNE 16-THURSDAY, JUNE 21
I FEEL PRETTY
Rated PG-13 * running time 1:50
Starring Amy Schumer, Michelle Williams & Emily Ratajkowski
($2 for senior citizens, Tuesday matinee only)
Screenings Saturday, 7 & 9:20 pm; Sunday, Wednesday and Thursday, 7 pm;
matinees Saturday and Sunday, 1 & 4 pm; Monday,* 1 pm
A serious head injury incurred in an exercise class leaves a single woman with low self-esteem (Schumer) under the impression that she is the most beautiful and capable woman on the planet. Her new confidence empowers her to live fearlessly, but what happens when she realizes her appearance never changed?
*Weekday matinee this week will be on Monday, instead of Tuesday (special event in the theater Tuesday night; see below for details, under Special Events)
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THE AVIELLE FOUNDATION BRAINSTORM EXPERIENCE:
“BRAIN HEALTH IS HEALTH” WITH JANE PAULEY
Tuesday, May 19 (ETH Theatre): 7 pm (doors open at 6:30), $15/advance, $20/door (series tickets available), respected broadcast journalist and author, who has shared her personal struggle with bipolar disorder, will be guest for next program in series offering unique perspectives on the care, science, strength and vulnerability on the brain, program to include Q&A with Pauley; 203-491-0304, aviellefoundation.org.
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THE LONGEST DAY: 2ND ANNUAL ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION FUNDRAISER
hosted by Newtown Bridge Club
Tuesday, June 19 (Alexandria Room and gymnasium): $15/morning, afternoon or evening Duplicate session or $10/morning or afternoon Social session, light breakfast at 9 then morning games 10 am-1 pm (open duplicate section and social non-duplicate and duplicate games available), lunch break, afternoon session 2-5 pm (Social Bridge, 229ers, Chat Bridge and Open duplicate games), dinner 5-6 (including live jazz), then evening games 6-9 pm (Open section and games for newer players available), hosted by Newtown Bridge Club, all proceeds to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association, anyone bringing in $100 in donations can play free all day; 203-733-8525, newtownbridge.org.
Read more here: Bridge Club Planning Longest Day Fundraiser