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Back on the Big Screen: Hotel Mumbai

June 18, 2019
6:30pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: All Ages, Adults
Program Type: Movies
About This Program:
The true story of the Taj Hotel terrorist attack in Mumbai. Hotel staff risk their lives to keep everyone safe as people make unthinkable sacrifices to protect themselves and their families.  Rated: R. Stars:  Dev Patel,...

Pride Month Movie: Bohemian Rhapsody

June 22, 2019
10:30am - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Community Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Movies
About This Program:
Bohemian Rhapsody: The story of the legendary rock band Queen and lead singer Freddie Mercury, leading up to their famous performance at Live Aid (1985). Rated: PG. Starring: Rami Malek, Lucy Boynton, Gwilym Lee.   Pride Month Movies: G...

Pride Month Movie: Love, Simon

June 22, 2019
2:00pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Community Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Movies
About This Program:
Love, Simon: Simon Spier keeps a huge secret from his family, his friends and all of his classmates: he's gay. When that secret is threatened, Simon must face everyone and come to terms with his identity. Rated: PG. Starring: Nick Robinson, Jennifer ...

Summer Movie Kick Off: Five Feet Apart

July 4, 2019
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Movies
About This Program:
Summer is here and it is time to unwind. Join us for our first Teen Summer Hangout of the season where we will be kicking it off with Five Feet Apart (PG-13). Seventeen-year-old Stella spends all her time in the hospital as a cystic fibrosis ...

Family Movie: Dumbo

July 6, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: All Ages, Children
Program Type: Movies
About This Program:
A young elephant, whose oversized ears enable him to fly, helps save a struggling circus, but when the circus plans a new venture, Dumbo and his friends discover dark secrets beneath its shiny veneer. Rated: PG. Audience: Families of all ages M...

Anime and Manga Club

July 12, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Movies, Book Clubs
About This Program:
Are you an anime and manga fan? Read the manga and then join to watch the anime and discuss what you liked and didn’t like. In July we are watching The Devil is a Part-Timer. Audience: ages 10 to 16 Maximum: 15 people ...
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Community Room
Age Group: Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Movies
About This Program:
We will be joining Captain Jack Sparrow as we marathon through all five of the Pirates of the Caribbean movies in a week. Monday through Thursday evening at 6:00pm we will be showing Curse of the Black Pearl (PG), Dead Man’s Chest (PG), At World’s En...

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest

July 16, 2019
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Community Room
Age Group: Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Movies
About This Program:
We will be joining Captain Jack Sparrow as we marathon through all five of the Pirates of the Caribbean movies in a week. Monday through Thursday evening at 6:00pm we will be showing Curse of the Black Pearl (PG), Dead Man’s Chest (PG), At World’s En...

Back on the Big Screen: Shazam!

July 16, 2019
6:30pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: All Ages, Adults
Program Type: Movies
About This Program:
We all have a superhero inside us, it just takes a bit of magic to bring it out. In Billy Batson's case, by shouting out one word - SHAZAM. - this streetwise fourteen-year-old foster kid can turn into the grown-up superhero Shazam.  Rated:&...

Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End

July 17, 2019
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Community Room
Age Group: Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Movies
About This Program:
We will be joining Captain Jack Sparrow as we marathon through all five of the Pirates of the Caribbean movies in a week. Monday through Thursday evening at 6:00pm we will be showing Curse of the Black Pearl (PG), Dead Man’s Chest (PG), At World’s En...

Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides

July 18, 2019
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Community Room
Age Group: Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Movies
About This Program:
We will be joining Captain Jack Sparrow as we marathon through all five of the Pirates of the Caribbean movies in a week. Monday through Thursday evening at 6:00pm we will be showing Curse of the Black Pearl (PG), Dead Man’s Chest (PG), At World’s En...
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Rotary Community Room
Age Group: Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Movies
About This Program:
We will be joining Captain Jack Sparrow as we marathon through all five of the Pirates of the Caribbean movies in a week. Monday through Thursday evening at 6:00pm we will be showing Curse of the Black Pearl (PG), Dead Man’s Chest (PG), At World’s En...

Back on the Big Screen: Long Shot

July 30, 2019
6:30pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: All Ages, Adults
Program Type: Movies
About This Program:
Journalist Fred Flarsky reunites with his childhood crush, Charlotte Field, now one of the most influential women in the world. As she prepares to make a run for the Presidency, Charlotte hires Fred as her speechwriter and sparks fly.  Rate...

Shipwrecked Movie: Adrift

August 7, 2019
6:30pm - 9:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Movies
About This Program:
Its 1983, Tami Ashcraft and her fiancé Richard Sharp were sailing from Tahiti to San Diego when they are struck by Hurricane Raymond. This is where their story of survival begins. Based on the true story and book written by Tami Ashcroft:  Adrif...

Teen Summer Hangout: Friendship Bracelets

August 8, 2019
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Movies, Hobbies & Games
About This Program:
Come hang out and play some awesome games, or make an awesome craft. Different activity every week! For our craft this week we will be making friendship bracelets. Meet in the Willie Janssen Discovery Room and if the weather allows it we will be m...

Anime and Manga Club

August 9, 2019
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Movies, Book Clubs
About This Program:
Are you an anime and manga fan? Read the manga and then join to watch the anime and discuss what you liked and didn’t like. Contact Mikyla at mmeyer@gppl.ca to find out what we are reading next. Maximum: 15 people ...

Summer Wrap up Movie

August 29, 2019
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Library Branch: Grande Prairie Public Library
Room: Willie Janssen Discovery Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Movies
About This Program:
Sadly all good things must come to an end, and it is now time to wrap up this year’s summer reading games with one final film. Join us for our last Teen Summer Hangout for the season with a blockbuster movie. Movie TBD. Bring your own snacks. A...