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Amelia Earhart: Soaring High on Wings of Success

On Saturday, October 18 at 2:30pm, the library will present historian Jim Gibbons and his presentation on AMELIA EARHART: SOARING HIGH ON WINGS OF SUCCESS. Amelia Earhart was the first woman to fly across the Atlantic and the first person to fly from Hawaii to California. She was lost while attempting to fly around the world. Jim Gibbons has been researching historical figures since college and using his slogan “Life is no mystery when you know your history.” This program is free and open to the public in the Community/Meeting Room on the first floor. For more information, please call Karen at 262-532-8912.

October Cinem@ MFPL

All movies shown at the library are free! No need to call or sign up, and you can bring your own snacks and beverages (covered please). Admission is free to all, based on the movie’s rating. Please be advised, we can only seat 80 comfortably, so please get here early.

Godzilla (2014)

  • Tuesday, October 14, at 2:15pm
  • Thursday, October 16, at 6:15pm

Starring: Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Bryan Cranston, Ken Watanabe and Juliette Binoche. Godzilla is pitted against giant creatures who want to destroy the earth. Directed by Gareth Edwards. Rated PG-13, 123 minutes.

Million Dollar Arm

  • Tuesday, October 14, at 6:15pm
  • Thursday, October 16, at 2:15pm

Starring: Jon Hamm, Aasif Mandvi and Bill Paxton. A sport agent goes to India to find cricket players for major league baseball. Directed by Craig Gillespie. Rated PG, 124 minutes.

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Computer Classes

The computer class schedule for September and October has been posted. Registration begins on Thursday, August 28. Please call (262) 532-8920 or visit the 2nd Floor Information Desk to register.

Houdini: His Life & His Legend

On Wednesday, October 1 at 7:00 PM, the Menomonee Falls Public Library will host a program called HOUDINI, HIS LIFE AND HIS LEGEND with William Pack. It is over 80 years since Houdini’s death, and William will expose the truth behind the myth of the escape artist, magician and ghost hunter using storytelling and magical recreations. William is a magician, a film consultant, and an author from the Chicago area. This program is free and open to the public in the Community/Meeting Room on the first floor. For more information, please call Karen at 262-532-8912

Teen Movies

All movies shown at the library are free! No need to call or sign up, and you can bring your own snacks and beverages (covered please). Admission is free to all, based on the movie’s rating. Please be advised, we can only seat 80 comfortably, so please get here early.

Captain America: The Winter Soldier

  • Thursday, October 30, at 6:15pm

As Steve Rogers struggles to embrace his role in the modern world, he battles a new adversary, the Soviet agent known as the Winter Soldier. Starring Chris Evans, Anthony Mackie, Scarlett Johansson, and Samuel L. Jackson, 136 minutes. Rated PG-13.

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