Come see Katniss Everdeen battle it out in this movie inspired by The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins. In a dystopian future, 24 young people, two from each district, must fight to the death in a televised annual event run by the Capitol.Running time is 2 hours and 26 minutes and the movie is rated PG-13.Movie will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the second-floor meeting room and will end around8 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 28.
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Come celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. while watching a documentary in the second floor meeting room. The documentary will be playing for an hour and clips of Martin Luther King Jr. speeches will be shown afterwards.Photo from the Duke University Archives on Flickr
Nominated for nine Emmy Awards, this "astute and compelling" (Variety) biography based on the remarkable life of Nobel Peace Prize winner Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., takes an intimate look at one of the world's most public heroes during one of the most tumultuous times in American history.Starring Paul Winfield, Cicely Tyson and Ossie Davis, King is a riveting tale that appropriately honors a true legend. In 1950s/60s America, the civil rights movement found its leader in a Southern Baptist minister.