Library Spotlight

Join us to celebrate Black History Month with movies and music!

race

Race (PG-13)

 
 
Jesse Owens' quest to become the greatest track and field athlete in history thrusts him onto the world stage of the 1936 Olympics, where he faces off against Adolf Hitler's vision of Aryan supremacy.
 
Swansboro: Feb 4; 10am
Jacksonville: Feb 19; 2pm

selma

Selma (PG-13)

 
 
A chronicle of Martin Luther King's campaign to secure equal voting rights via an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in 1965.
 
Jacksonville: Feb 5; 2pm

remember the titans

Remember the Titans (PG)

 
 
The true story of a newly appointed African-American coach and his high school team on their first season as a racially integrated unit.
 
Richlands: Feb 10; 2pm
southside with you

Southside With You (PG-13)
 
The film chronicles the summer 1989 afternoon when the future President of the United States, Barack Obama, wooed his future First Lady, Michelle Obama, on a first date across Chicago's South Side.
 
Jacksonville: Feb 12; 2pm

hairspray

Hairspray (PG)



Pleasantly plump teenager Tracy Turnblad teaches 1962 Baltimore a thing or two about integration after landing a spot on a local TV dance show.

Sneads Ferry: Feb 23; 4:30pm

Choir Performance



Be inspired by a special performance from Jacksonville's own Georgetown Alumni Choir.

Jacksonville: Saturday, Feb 25; 2pm