Friends of the Joshua Hyde Public Library

In Celebration of Strong Women"

The theme of this year's film series is "In Celebration of Strong Women". Join us to watch Desk Set (1957), starring Spencer Tracy and Katherine Hepburn. 

About the film: Two extremely strong personalities clash over the computerization of a television network's research department.

Desk Set

Wed, January 8, 2020

All films will be shown in the meeting room of Joshua Hyde Public Library. at 1:30 pm

Join us to watch A League of Their Own (1992), starring Tom Hanks, Geena Davis, and Lori Petty. 

About the film: Two sisters join the first female professional baseball league and struggle to help it succeed amidst their own growing rivalry.

A League of Their Own

Wed, January 15, 2020

All films will be shown in the meeting room of Joshua Hyde Public Library. at 1:30 pm

Join us to watch Hidden Figures (2016), starring Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, and Janelle Monáe.

About the film: The story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program. (IMDB)

Hidden Figures

Wed, January 22, 2020

All films will be shown in the meeting room of Joshua Hyde Public Library at 1:30 pm

Join us to watch On the Basis of Sex (2018), starring  Felicity Jones, Armie Hammer, and Justin Theroux. 

About the film: The true story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, her struggles for equal rights, and the early cases of a historic career that lead to her nomination and confirmation as U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice.

On the Basis of Sex

Wed, January 29, 2020

All films will be shown in the meeting room of Joshua Hyde Public Library at 1:30 pm