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October 20-26, 2017: “Spider-Man: Homecoming,” Great Pumpkin Races, Mustang Raffle, Baha’i Faith Light of Unit Festival and Newtown Bee Candidates Forum

Published: October 20, 2017

Spider-Man Homecoming poster

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20-THURSDAY, OCTOBER 26

SPIDER-MAN: HOMECOMING

PG-13 * running time 2:13

Tickets $3

Screenings Friday, Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, 7 pm; Saturday and Sunday, 7:15 pm;

matinees Saturday, 4 pm; Sunday, 1 & 4:10 pm; Tuesday, 1 pm (no evening screening)

Starring Tom Holland, Michael Keaton, Robert Downey Jr, Marisa Tomei & Gwyneth Paltrow

Tony Stark (Downey Jr) takes on the role of mentor to the teenage Peter Parker (Holland) as the young man struggles to balance his new life as a superhero with his everyday existence, and then finds himself on the trail of a new menace (Keaton) prowling the skies of New York City in this big screen tale of the Marvel Comics hero. 

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Great Pumpkin Race final reminder collage

GREAT PUMPKIN RACES

Saturday, October 21 (rear parking lot): Annual Great Pumpkin Races, 10 am-2 pm, $5/pumpkin (whether entering racing competition or decorating contest), annual event features pumpkins with four wheels and two axles racing down hill behind town hall, first by age group, grand finale at 1:30, also live entertainment, local clubs and groups, presented by and fundraiser for Newtown Lions Club, rain date October 22; NewtownLions.org.

Read more here: Great Pumpkin Race Returns October 21

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Lions Club International logo

LIONS CLUB MUSTANG RAFFLE

Saturday, October 21 (front courtyard): 3 pm, tickets $10, final sales will be done during Great Pumpkin Races (while supplies last, see above), Newtown Lions will be raffling a red 1968 Ford mustang convertible, ticket proceeds to benefit local, state and international charitable efforts; NewtownLions.org.

Read more here: Final Days To Purchase Mustang Raffle Tickets

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BAHA’I FAITH LIGHT OF UNITY FESTIVAL

Saturday, October 21 (Alexandria Room):  5-8 pm, free gathering for dinner and program commemorating of 200th anniversary of birth of Baha’u’llah, including remarks by First Selectman Pat Llodra, also origami animal making for children, hosted by Baha’is of Greater Danbury, reservations requested; msdutton@sbcglobal.net.

Read more here: Light Of Unity Festival Planned At Edmond Town Hall

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2017 Bee Candidates forum

NEWTOWN BEE CANDIDATES FORUM

Tuesday, October 24 (ETH Theatre): , 6:30-8:30 pm, meet and greet with local candidates, then annual event hosted by The Newtown Bee will allow those running for First Selectman to introduce themselves and answer questions from residents, moderated by Newtown Bee Editor Nancy K. Crevier; 203-426-3141.

Read more here: Questions Sought For Newtown Bee Candidates Forum

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