Movies Showing at the Library

  • Summer Movies, July 30-31
    The Grand Budapest HotelThe Grand Budapest Hotel
    Wednesday, July 30 @ 11:30 am AND
    Thursday, July 31 @ 5:30 pm
    Rated R (2 hours)
     
    The adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. Starring Ralph Fiennes and F. Murray Abraham.
     





    IsabelleIsabelle Dances Into the Spotlight
    Thursday, July 31
    1 PM
    Not Rated (1hr., 40 minutes)

    This is a free event but attendance is limited to 60 kids. Please call the Children's Room (926-4729) or drop by to sign up.

    Nine-year-old Isabelle is an inspired dancer with a flair for fashion design. She's thrilled to be studying ballet at a prestigious performing arts school, but...

  • American Girl event and "Isabelle" movie - Thurs. 7/31

    Join us for our first-ever American Girl event! Bring your American Girl doll or stuffed animal and you can make something special for them!

    This is a free event but attendance is limited to 60 kids. Please call the Children's Room (926-4729) or drop by to sign up.

    Thursday, July 31

    AG Star12:45 - Picnic in the library! Bring a blanket and a picnic lunch to enjoy before/during the movie


    AG Movie1:00 - Isabelle Dances Into the Spotlight. Nine-year-old Isabelle is an inspired dancer with a flair for fashion design. She's thrilled to be studying ballet at a prestigious performing arts school, but her classmates are so talented—and she can't help feeling that she's always in the shadow of her "perfect" older sister, Jade. So when her idol, a famous ballerina, encourages her to audition for a professional ballet, Isabelle isn't...

  • Feature Film "Saving Mr. Banks", Wed. 4/16 & Thurs. 4/17
    Saving Mr. BanksSaving Mr. Banks
    Wednesday, April 16 at 1 pm AND
    Thursday, April 17 at 5:30 pm
    Rated PG-13 (2 hours, 5 mins.)

    Tom Hanks and Emma Thompson bring to life the untold true story about the origins of one of the most treasured Disney classics of all time. John Lee Hancock (The Blind Side) directs this acclaimed film that reveals the surprising backstory behind the making of Mary Poppins.

    Determined to fulfill a promise to his daughters, Walt Disney (Hanks) tries for 20 years to obtain the rights to author P. L. Travers’ (Thompson) beloved book. Armed with his iconic creative vision, Walt pulls out all the stops, but the uncompromising Travers won’t budge. Only when he reaches into his own complicated childhood does Walt discover the truth about the ghosts that haunt Travers, and together, they set “Mary Poppins” free. 

    Admission is FREE. Popcorn and water are provided courtesy of the Friends of the Lane Memorial Library.

  • Our Books-to-Movies Discussion Series Continues with Alice in Wonderland

    Alice in WonderlandJoin us on Wednesday, July 24 for the fourth of our Book-to-Movie screening/discussions.  We'll be watching Alice in Wonderland (rated PG), starring Mia Wasikowska, and then comparing and contrasting it to Lewis Carroll's original book.  Haven't read it yet?  We won't tell!  If you do want to read it, though, you may check out a copy at the front desk.  It's a fun book, and the movie is an interesting and fun adapatation.  Come on in!

    Who: Everyone is welcome
    What: Alice in Wonderland screening/discussion
    When: Wednesday, July 24, 5 p.m.
    Where: Lane Memorial Library Weston Theater

    Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Lane Memorial Library.

    Questions?  Ask Kirsten: kcorbett@hampton.lib.nh.us or 926-3368.

  • Book-to-Movie Discussion Series

    Book-to-Movie SeriesWhich was better -the book or the movie?  Join us for a book-to-movie discussion series on Wednesday evenings this summer.

    Read the book (pick up your copy at the front desk).  Watch the movie.  Discuss.

    Questions?  Ask Kirsten: kcorbett@hampton.lib.nh.us or 926-3368.

  • Ladies' Night Out: "Guilt Trip", Wednesday, May 29

    Guilt TripGuilt Trip

    Rated PG-13 (1 hr., 35 mins.)

    Wednesday, May 29

    Snacks at 5:15 pm

    Movie at 5:30 pm

    Barbra Streisand and Seth Rogen are the perfect comedy duo as they embark on one mother of a road trip! The plan for a quick stop at Mom's takes a sudden turn when an impulse compels Andy (Seth Rogen) to invite his mother, Joyce (Barbra Streisand), on an 8-day, 3,000 mile, journey across the country. But the farther they go, the closer they get and Andy may realize that they have more in common than he ever imagined.

    FREE Admission. Some snacks and drinks are provided courtesy of the Friends of the Lane Memorial Library. Additional donations of food and drinks are welcome.