Featured Programs

Financing Your Education for Adult Students Presentation by College Now

Are you a returning adult student?  You might be juggling a full-time job, along with children as you prepare to go back to school to make a better life for you and your family.  Need help achieving your dreams?

WHEN: Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 7:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: More

Documentary: We the Economy: 20 Short Films You Can’t Afford to Miss

In Morgan Spurlock’s film series, blockbuster directors like Mary Harron (American Psycho) and Adam McKay (Anchorman) team up with economics experts to explain the significant economic issues of our time in the form of short films.

WHEN: Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 6:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: More

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)

R.P. McMurphy (Jack Nicholson) is a crook who pleads insanity to avoid prison. McMurphy trades the labor camp and work detail for the mental institution and shock therapy. His dreams of comfort and luxury are quickly dashed.

WHEN: Saturday, October 7, 2017 - 6:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: Lakewood Public Cinema

Concert - Homestead Collective

Homestead Collective is Caitlyn Deviney and Ben Morris, two intentionally independent, nonconformist musicians based outside Philadelphia. Their folk/pop style is influenced by bands such as Nickel Creek, James Taylor, Billie Marten, and Drew Holcomb.

WHEN: Sunday, October 8, 2017 - 2:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: Sunday With The Friends

History of the Lakewood Police Department Presentation by Officer Ted Morley

What is now the City of Lakewood with a population of over 50,000 began as the Hamlet of Lakewood, population 400. The Lakewood Police Department has grown as well, to serve the growing population.

WHEN: Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 7:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: More

McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971) Presented by Terry Meehan

John McCabe (Warren Beatty) arrives in the town of Presbyterian Church, Washington and establishes a make-shift brothel. Constance Miller (Julie Christie) approaches him with ideas on how they could run the operation more profitably.

WHEN: Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 6:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: Lakewood Public Cinema

Concert - David Drazin Jazz Piano

David will perform a solo piano concert of jazz, blues and show tunes, emphasizing the hot piano styles of yesteryear. He will introduce each number, detailing the composers and history of the tunes, and some of the original recordings.

WHEN: Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 2:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Multipurpose Room

EVENT TYPE: Sunday With The Friends

Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011) Presented by Barbara Steffek-Hill

Late 19th century London is famous for the 221B Baker Street address of eccentric genius Sherlock Holmes (Robert Downey, Jr.). Dr. John Watson (Jude Law) remains his grounded, loyal friend and other half of the intrepid crime solving duo.

WHEN: Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 6:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: Lakewood Public Cinema

Jazz Clinic Series Led by Chris Vance

How would you like to be more involved with the performances? Would you like to hear from the musicians, get background on the songs and instruments and ask questions during performances? This four part series will allow you to do all of those things and more.

WHEN: Sunday, October 29, 2017 - 2:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: Sunday With The Friends

Performance - Asking for a Friend Improv Group

Asking for a Friend is a long-form improv troupe comprised of four female performers. In traditional improv fashion, the performers make up all of their scenes on the spot. To gain inspiration for these scenes, AFAF reads randomly-selected entries from their REAL childhood diaries.

WHEN: Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 2:00pm

WHERE: Location: Main Library Auditorium

EVENT TYPE: Sunday With The Friends

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