Wednesday, February 22, 2017

March Movies

Doors open 30 minutes before the start of the film. 

A Man Called Ove 
Sunday, March 5th - 2pm 
PG-13, 116 min
Ove, an ill-tempered, isolated retiree who spends his days enforcing block association rules and visiting his wife's grave, has finally given up on life just as an unlikely friendship develops with his boisterous new neighbors. In Swedish with English subtitles. Nominated for the 2017 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.

Jason Bourne 
Monday, March 6th - 2pm
 PG-13, 123 minutes
The CIA's most dangerous former operative is drawn out of hiding to uncover more explosive truths about his past. Matt Damon and Tommy Lee Jones star.

Inferno
Monday
, March 13
th - 2pm

PG-13, 123 minutes
When Robert Langdon wakes up in an Italian hospital with amnesia, he teams up with Dr. Sienna Brooks, and together they must race across Europe against the plot to foil a deadly global plot. Tom Hanks and Felicity Jones star.

 
Arrival 
Monday, March 20th - 2pm
PG-13, 116 minutes
 

When twelve mysterious spacecraft appear around the world, linguistics professor Louise Banks is tasked with interpreting the language of the apparent alien visitors. Amy Adams and Jeremy Renner star. Nominated for eight Academy Awards, including Best Picture.

Loving

Monday, February 27th - 2pm
PG-13, 123 minutes
 

The story of Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple, whose challenge of their anti-miscegenation arrest for their for their marriage in Virginia led to a legal battle that would end at the US Supreme Court. Ruth Negga received a 2017 Academy Award nomination for Best Actress in a Leading Role.

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

February Movies

Doors open 30 minutes before the start of the film. 

Our Little Sister
Sunday, February 5th - 2pm
PG, 128 min
A story that revolves around three sisters who live in their grandmother's home and the arrival of their thirteen-year-old half sister. In Japanese with English subtitles. 

Sully
Monday, February 6th - 2pm
PG-13, 96 minutes
The story of Chesely Sullenberger, an American pilot who became a hero after landing his damaged plane on the Hudson River in order to save the flight's passengers and crew. Stars Tom Hanks; directed by Clint Eastwood. 

"It" (1927)
Thursday, February 9th - 2pm
Unrated, 72 minutes
A salesgirl with plenty of "it" (sex appeal) pursues a handsome playboy. Stars Clara Bow. 

The Magnificent Seven
Monday, February 13th - 2pm
PG-13, 133 minutes
Seven gunmen in the old west gradually come together to help a poor village against savage thieves. Stars Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, and Ethan Hawke. 

Singin' in the Rain
Thursday, February 16th - 2pm
G, 103 minutes
The story of Florence Foster Jenkins, a New York heiress who dreamed of becoming an opera singer, despite having a terrible singing voice. Hugh Grant and Meryl Streep star. 

Deepwater Horizon
Monday, February 20th - 2pm
PG-13, 107 minutes
A dramatization of the April 2010 disaster when the offshore drilling rig, Deepwater Horizon, exploded and created the worst oil spill in U.S. history. Mark Wahlberg stars. 

The Light Between Oceans
Monday, February 27th - 2pm
PG-13, 133 minutes
A lighthouse keeper and his wife living off the coast of Western Australia raise a baby they rescue from a drifting rowing boat. Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander star.

February Friends and Library Programs

Flamenco/Classical Guitarist Gladius
Thursday, February 2nd - 2pm
Please join us as guitarist Gladius presents an afternoon of Flamenco and Classical music. Direct from South Georgia, Gladius is here at the Port Orange Regional Library to share his amazing talent with us.  

Sybil Gage presents Jazz of the 1920s and 1930s
Tuesday, February 7th - 2pm
Born and raised in New Orleans, Sybil Gage had front-row schooling in what makes that city great. Now living in Florida, Sybil is spreading New Orleans music to the rest of the world. The “Little Dynamo” is slinky in sequins and funky in fishnets. Gage has enjoyed a three-year residency at Heidi’s Jazz Club in Cocoa Beach. She’s also a regular performer at New Smyrna Beach Jazz Festival and Noble Thin Man Watts Jazz Festival in DeLand.

Hearts and Flowers Book Sale
Friday, February 10th - 9-4pm & Saturday, February 11th - 9-1pm
Shop early for the best selection!!


Keeping It Sweet
Sunday, February 12th - 2pm
Debbie’s Health Foods presents “Be My Healthy Valentine: Eat Better, Love Better!”. Crystal C. Fedele, AP of Holistic Women & Families Natural Health Center will talk about ways to use natural foods and other techniques to enhance hormonal health. Chef Emily Mabe will demonstrate how to prepare deliciously hormone-enhancing foods and healthy Valentine treats that are known to keep love alive! Free taste samplings!
Crystal has been practicing Natural Medicine for 11 years in the Daytona Beach area. She specializes in Herbal Medicine and Acupuncture for Pregnancy and Labor, and is also very well known for her success with fertility and gynecology. Crystal’s natural practice uses her vast knowledge in Integrative Medicine to preserve the balance and health of women through natural, non-invasive techniques. She focuses on helping to create pleasant cycles, healthy babies, peaceful births, and easy hormonal transitions through ancient medicine and empowerment through education.
Crystal graduated Suma Kum Laude from the Florida College of Integrative Medicine with a Master of Science in Oriental Medicine and a Bachelor of Science in Professional Health Studies. She is also an adjunct professor at Daytona State College in the Massage Therapy Department.


Presidents and Their First Ladies, Dramatically Speaking
Tuesday, February 14th - 2pm
The veteran acting and writing team of William and Sue Wills will portray William Harding and Calvin Coolidge and their wives. The couple is in their 21st year of bringing to life the stories of 34 presidential couples. They have appeared together on stage over 8,800 times...and still counting. 

Master Gardeners Plant Clinic 
Tuesday, February 21st - 2pm 
Volusia County’s master gardeners will share gardening tips and answer questions during the plant clinic. Residents can bring their plants for a free check-up. Master gardeners are volunteers who answer gardening questions at the Volusia County Agricultural Center, present horticultural classes to community groups, and staff information booths at fairs and garden shows. For more information about the county’s Master Gardener Program, call the University of Florida/Volusia County Extension at 386-822-5778 

Better Be Bear Aware
Tuesday, February 21st - 2pm
From the end of summer until the end of fall, black bears are much more active, meaning we are much more likely to see a bear. Bear mothers are out and about with their cubs at the end of summer, and in the fall bears are vigorously searching for food to prepare for the winter. This informative and educational program is loaded with tips on how to co-exist successfully with the Florida black bear. 

Dianne Jacoby presents "Miss Louisa's Boarding House"
Tuesday, February 28th - 2pm
Please join us as Dianne Jacoby portrays frontier Florida through the eyes of Louisa Fatio, a woman who survived the Seminole Indians, the bloody Patriot War, and pirates in 1800s Florida. Miss Louisa eventually opened a Boarding House in St. Augustine and enjoyed regaling her guests with tales of her adventures. She will share these adventures with us during this entertaining and enlightening performance.

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

January Movies

Doors open 30 minutes before the start of the film.

The Great Gatsby (2013)
Thursday, January 26th - 2pm
PG-13, 143 min
A writer and Wall St. trader, Nick, finds himself drawn to the past and lifestyle of his millionaire neighbor, Jay Gatsby. Leonardo DiCaprio and Carey Mulligan star. Part of the NEA Big Read series of programs.

The Great Gatsby (1974)
Friday, January 27th - 2pm
PG, 144 minutes
A Midwesterner becomes fascinated with his nouveau riche neighbor, who obsesses over his lost love. Robert Redford and Mia Farrow star. Part of the NEA Big Read series of programs.


Florence Foster Jenkins
Monday, January 30th - 2pm
PG-13, 110 minutes
The story of Florence Foster Jenkins, a New York heiress who dreamed of becoming an opera singer, despite having a terrible singing voice. Hugh Grant and Meryl Streep star.

January Friends and Library Programs


Monday Chair Yoga at the Library
Mondays - 10am

Join us as certified fitness instructor Ed Eisler leads us through a Chair Yoga program, beginner through advanced. This program repeats every Monday at 10am beginning on January 23, 2017.

 

Master Gardener Plant Clinic 
Tuesday, January 17th - 2pm
Volusia County's master gardeners will share gardening tips and answer questions during the plant clinic. Residents can bring their plants for a free check-up.
Master gardeners are volunteers who answer gardening questions at the Volusia County Agricultural Center, present horticultural classes to community groups, and staff information booths at fairs and garden shows. For more information about the county's Master Gardener Program, call the University of Florida/Volusia County Extension at 386-822-5778. 


"On the Radiola": An original play in which local playwright Karen Poulsen pays tribute to the beginning of the Golden Age of Radio.

Wednesday, January 18th - 2pm 
Join Frank (Wes Jones) and Flora (Jeanna Carley) during 1919-1920 as they entertain listeners with an amateur radio station.  The fun begins when friends Lila (Jennifer Kinsey) and Jack (Spencer Meehl) come up with their own ideas for broadcasting.  Eventually Flora and Lila’s obsession with F. Scott Fitzgerald and Zelda Sayre lead to wild adventures On the Radiola!

Debbie's Health Food presents "Harnessing the Power of Hydroponics"
Friday, January 20th - 2pm

*Gardening Smarter in Central Florida: Containers & Hydroponics*
*- Presented by Leah Brooks, Gardening Advisor for “The Garden Rebel”
National Radio Show and the Orlando Home & Garden Show*
*- Food demonstration by Chef Emily Mabe of Debbie’s Health Foods*
*Learn how to harness the power of hydroponics, and grow $100 worth of
“beyond organic” produce in less than 5 hours per month using techniques
specially adapted to Florida's unique challenges. *
*Add months to your growing seasons, say good-bye to weeds forever, grow
vertically and in small spaces, have fewer pest problems, and grow
incredibly healthy, strong plants! Come learn how to garden and see the
results for yourself!*
*Immediately following Leah’s presentation, Chef Emily Mabe of Debbie’s
Health Foods will demonstrate how to prepare healthy and delicious culinary
creations using fresh picked produce right from the garden!*


Dr. Rich Davis presents: "Ben Franklin: Bigger Than His Legend"
Monday, January 23rd - 1pm

Come meet Benjamin Franklin and learn about his life, accomplishments, loves, and how he became one of the greatest Americans who ever lived. Topics covered include major facts about Ben Franklin, Franklin compared to other great Americans, his electrical experiments and inventions, and Franklin and the ladies. Please join us for this entertaining and lively presentation. Please note the time change.

Classical Guitarist Peter Fletcher
Sunday, January 29th - 2pm
Mr. Fletcher is a nationally renowned classical guitarist who has played Carnegie Hall and other major venues. Please join us for an afternoon of beautiful classical music featuring selections from Peter's albums.

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

December Movies

Doors open 30 minutes before the start of the film.

Our Last Tango
Sunday, December 4th, 2pm
Unrated, 85 min
The life and love story of Argentina's famous tango dancers who met as teenagers and danced together for nearly fifty years until a painful separation tore them apart. This documentary is in Spanish with English subtitles. (Rescheduled from October due to Hurricane Matthew.)

Love and Friendship
Monday, December 5th, 2pm
PG, 92 minutes
The beautiful widow Susan Vernon has come to the estate of her in-laws to wait out colorful rumors about her dalliances circulating throughout polite society. Whilst there, she decides to secure a husband for herself and her rather reluctant debutante daughter, Frederica. Kate Beckinsale stars.
 

Star Trek: Beyond
Monday, December 12th, 2pm
PG-13, 122 minutes
The USS Enterprise crew explores the furthest reaches of uncharted space, where they encounter a ruthless new enemy who puts them and everything the Federation stands for to the test. Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, and Karl Urban star.

December Friends and Library Programs


Monday Tai Chi at Your Library
Mondays - 10am

Join us as certified fitness instructor Ed Eisler leads us through a tai chi (Wu Style) program, beginner thru advanced, including joint looseners, breathing exercises, Qigong and form training. This program is good for weight loss, fall prevention, increased bone density and increased overall muscle tone and stamina. This program repeats every Monday at 10am.

Jingle Bells Book Sale
Friday, December 2nd - 9-4pm & Saturday, December 3rd - 9-1pm
Shop early for the best selection!!

Debbie's Health Food presents "A Gluten-Free, Non-GMO Christmas"
Friday, December 9th - 2pm
Dr. Margo King will explain how gluten and genetically modified foods negatively affect our health, while Certified Chef Emily Mabe demonstrates how to prepare healthy and delicious holiday favorites using gluten-free and non-GMO ingredients. 


Country Singing Sensation Bobby Meeks
Sunday, December 1th - 2pm
Join us for an afternoon of toe-tapping country songs. You'll enjoy traditional favorites as well as modern tunes. A relaxing break from the bustle of the holiday shopping season!
 


Master Gardener Plant Clinic 
Tuesday, December 13th - 2pm
Volusia County's master gardeners will share gardening tips and answer questions during the plant clinic. Residents can bring their plants for a free check-up.
Master gardeners are volunteers who answer gardening questions at the Volusia County Agricultural Center, present horticultural classes to community groups, and staff information booths at fairs and garden shows. For more information about the county's Master Gardener Program, call the University of Florida/Volusia County Extension at 386-822-5778. 


Alan Drop presents "Road Less Traveled - Storytelling with a Difference"
Tuesday, November 15th - 2pm
A funny, thoughtful and provocative romp through an unusual life. Imagine you arrive on the streets of London with no job, no accommodation, enough money to last two weeks and no return ticket to Africa. Decisions have to be made and risks must be taken. Professional storyteller and stand-up comedian, Alan Drop shares his collection of real life stories in a way that is entertaining, funny, sad, thought provoking, and inspiring. But always entertaining.