Savvy Senior Movies

Main Library

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Join us the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month for our series featuring films about and starring seniors. We’ll show some of your old favorites, as well as newer releases destined to become classics. All films begin at 2pm in the Main Library Auditorium, except where noted. You don’t have to be a "senior" yourself to attend—adults of all ages are welcome!

Schedule of Events:


Jul 22: FIELD OF DREAMS (PG)
Ray, an Iowa corn farmer, feels compelled to act after hearing a mysterious voice in his cornfield saying “If you build it, he will come.” He builds a baseball diamond on his land and the ghosts of great players start emerging to play ball. But, as Ray learns, this field of dreams is about more than bringing former baseball greats out to play.

Aug 12: RED 2 (PG-13)
Former CIA black-ops agent Frank Moses and his partner Marvin Boggs are brought out of retirement when a powerful Cold War weapon known as Nightshade. With assassins hot on their trail, Frank and his team set out to find the one scientist who can unravel the mystery of Nightshade and help them save the world.

Aug 26: HIGH SOCIETY (G)
Jazz artist C.K. Dexter Haven is still hung up on his ex-wife and neighbor, socialite Tracy Samantha Lord, who is now engaged to another man. Things become more complicated with a reporter, in town to cover Tracy's wedding, also falls for her. As Tracy tries to decide on the ideal husband, each suitor works hard to convince her he is the best choice.

Sep 9: GOLDFINGER (PG)
In this installment of the James Bond series, Bond comes face-to-face with one of the most notorious villains of all time, Auric Goldfinger. Now, Bond must outwit and outgun the powerful tycoon to prevent him from cashing in on a scheme to raid Fort Knox—and obliterate the world’s economy.

Sep 23: COLD COMFORT FARM (PG)
After the death of her parents, aspiring writer Flora Poste finds a new home with some rough relatives, the Starkadders of Cold Comfort Farm. With a take-charge attitude and encouragement from her friend, Mary, Flora changes the Starkadders' lives when she settles into their estate, finding inspiration for her novel in the process.

Oct 14: THE GREAT RACE (G)
Competing daredevils The Great Leslie and Professor Fate compete in an early 20th century automobile race from New York to Paris. When Fate's sidekick, Max, attempts to sabotage Leslie and the other racers, Leslie finds an unlikely ally in Maggie, a suffragette and journalist-turned-racer whose car breaks down halfway through the event.

Oct 28: FREQUENCY (PG-13)
Detective John Sullivan discovers that he has the ability to talk to his deceased father through an old radio due to a rare atmospheric phenomenon. This new line of communication sparks John’s quest to undo the events that led to his father’s death, a quest that leads to some unexpected consequences.

Location: Main Library Auditorium

Contact Information: 801-524-8200