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What’s At Edmond Town Hall (full listing including movie listings and special events)

Published: May 25, 2018

MOVIE LISTINGS:

Game Night movie poster

FRIDAY, MAY 25-WEDNESDAY, MAY 30

GAME NIGHT

Rated PR * running time 1:40

Starring Jason Bateman, Rachel McAdams,
Kyle Chandler, Sharon Horgan & Jesse Plemons

Tickets $3*
*($2 for senior citizens at Tuesday matinee)

Screenings Friday through Sunday , 7 & 9:10 pm; Tuesday and Wednesday, 7 pm;
matinees Saturday and Sunday, 1 & 4 pm; Tuesday, 1 pm

A group of friends who meet regularly for game nights finds themselves entangled in a real-life mystery in this comedy-crime-mystery feature released in February. 

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The Maltese Falcon movie poster

THURSDAY, MAY 31

THE MALTESE FALCON

Not Rated * running time 1:40

Starring Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor & Gladys George

Tickets $3

Screenings 2* & 7 pm
(matinee will have subtitles)

A private detective takes on a case that involves him with three eccentric criminals, a gorgeous liar, and their quest for a priceless statuette. John Huston’s film noir released in 1941 continues Newtown Cultural Arts Commission’s ongoing Someday Cinema Series. Evening show will be introduced by Dr Mark Schenker.

*Matinee will have subtitles.

Read more here: Classic Film Noir Next In Someday Cinema Series

 

SPECIAL EVENTS:

SENIOR CENTER MURAL WORK SESSIONS

Tuesday through Thursday, May 29-31 (gymnasium): 10 am-noon and 1-3 pm each day,  residents invited to help create ceramic tile mural that will become a permanent public art piece in new senior center being constructed at Fairfield Hills, additional sessions planned for May 30-31, registration requested; 203-426-1035, annawiedemannCOA@gmail.com.

Read more here: Senior Center Mural Design Votes Are In, Sunflowers Design Wins

and here: Workshops For New Senior Center Mural To Begin May 29

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The Maltese Falcon movie poster

SOMEDAY CINEMA SERIES:

THE MALTESE FALCON

Thursday, May 31 (ETH Theatre): 2 and 7 pm, all tickets $3, screening of John Huston’s 1941 film noir about a private detective (Humphrey Bogart) who takes on a case that involves with three eccentric criminals, a gorgeous liar, and their quest for a priceless statuette will continue Newtown Cultural Arts Commission’s ongoing Someday Cinema Series, matinee will have subtitles, evening show will be introduced by Dr Mark Schenker.

Read more here: Classic Film Noir Next In Someday Cinema Series

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NCCB spring recitals La Baydere poster

NCCB SPRING BALLET:

LA BAYADERE

Sunday, June 10 (Theatre): 12 & 3 pm, free, performances by students of Newtown Centre of Classical Ballet & Voice of ballet by French choreographer Marious Petipa, to music of Ludwig Minkus, suitable for all ages, each performance to include 15-minute intermission, also raffles, refreshments for purchase;  203-241-5362, nccballetandvoice.com.

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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.

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LIVE AT EDMOND TOWN HALL: THE AUTUMN DEFENSE

Thursday, July 19 (ETH Theatre): 6:30 pm (doors open 6:15), headlining performance by Wilco members John Stirratt and Pat Sansone, with opening sets by Johnny Irion, Merchants of Rhythm, show to continue long running Live at ETH series, proceeds to benefit town hall and theater renovations; edmondtownhall.org/liveateth.

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~ALSO AT EDMOND TOWN HALL~

WEEKLY:

Newtown Bridge Club

Newtown Bridge Club

Club hosts ACBL-sanctioned duplicate games, social players welcome, in Alexandria Room, $10/session ($8 NBC members); 203-733-8525, NewtownBridge.org

MONDAYS, 12:30; TUESDAYS 10 am (20-minute lunch break) and 7 pm; WEDNESDAYS, 10 am; and THURSDAYS, 12:30 pm.

ALSO:

Longest Day logo

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.

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Rocking Roosters Square Dance Club

FRIDAYS: Club dances on the first and third Friday of each month, 7:30 pm, in ETH gymnasium (entry through lower rear parking lot), most events done at plus level (with rounds), with advanced tip during break; call 203-426-4817 for information.

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Newtown Hikers

SATURDAYS: Group meets in lower parking lot of town hall, spring hikes meet for 9 am, then carpool to hike site, children must be accompanied by parents, call hike leader (changes weekly, see names and phone numbers in parentheses) to see if dogs allowed on trail, also call if planning to meet group at hike site, BYO snack and water, traction devices suggested for winter hikes, sturdy boots/shoes strongly suggested, all participants will be asked to sign waiver for Newtown Parks & Recreation; additional information 203-426-9903, 203-830-9032, NewtownHikers@gmail.com.

 * * * * * *Yoga for Beginners at ETH for KCC

Yoga For Beginners

SATURDAYS: 9 am, $5 donation, 60-minute sessions offered weekly, in gymnasium (or main floor meeting room, on building’s south side, if gymnasium is being used by another group), donations accepted and forwarded to Kevin’s Community Center; 203-426-0496.

 

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