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John Sayles Film Festival: “The Secret of Roan Inish”

Roan Inish

“The Secret of Roan Inish” kicks off the library’s John Sayles Film Festival in May. The magic of folklore forms the basis of this Irish tale by writer-director John Sayles. Adapted from the book, “Secret of the Ron Mor Skerry,” the 1940s story is told from the point-of-view of Fiona (Jeni Courtney), a young girl sent to live with her grandparents in an Irish fishing town. Appropriate for all ages, no registration required. Saturday, May 2 at noon.

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Practice Redesigned SAT on Saturday, April 25


The Guilford Free Library is hosting a full-length practice Redesigned SAT on Saturday, April 25 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. This test is open and free to all students. Please register.

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Teddy Bear Sleepover


Bring your favorite bear to the library for special stories, songs, and a craft. Leave them overnight to sleepover in a tent in the library. Come back Saturday morning to see what your bear got up to after lights-out and have doughnuts and lemonade with your bear. Friday, April 24th from 4:00-5:00 pm. Then Saturday, April 25th from 9:00 – 11:00 am. For age 4 and up. Registration required.

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Monday Night Movies – The Theory of Everything (2014) PG-13

theory of everything

The Monday Night Movie Series continues “The Theory of Everything.” The film is the story of the most celebrated physicist of our time, Stephen Hawking, and Jane Wilde the arts student he fell in love with whilst studying at Cambridge in the 1960s. Monday, April 27 at 7 pm. No registration required.

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