Film Screening

Gable's Girls: "The Call of the Wild"

During the Alaskan Gold Rush, Gable's luck changes when he buys a sled dog that's part wolf and rescues a woman whose husband is missing. Starring Loretta Young. (1935, 89 minutes)

Clark Gable's masculine presence enlivened 67 movies. To millions, he was Rhett Butler, the handsome, cynical, irresistible rogue. See and discuss movie classics from Hollywood's Golden Age, the 1930s, with film historian Doug Deuchler, Thursdays June 19 - July 24.

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Gable's Girls: "San Francisco"

A roguish gambling hall proprietor falls for a demure young singer during the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Starring Jeanette MacDonald. (1936, 115 minutes)

Clark Gable's masculine presence enlivened 67 movies. To millions, he was Rhett Butler, the handsome, cynical, irresistible rogue. See and discuss movie classics from Hollywood's Golden Age, the 1930s, with film historian Doug Deuchler, Thursdays June 19 - July 24.

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Gable's Girls: "It Happened One Night"

Celebrate the 80th anniversary of the film, in which a spoiled, runaway heiress who is helped by a reporter looking for a story. The picture won five Oscars, including one for both Clark Gable and Claudette Colbert. (1934, 105 minutes)

Clark Gable's masculine presence enlivened 67 movies. To millions, he was Rhett Butler, the handsome, cynical, irresistible rogue. See and discuss movie classics from Hollywood's Golden Age, the 1930s, with film historian Doug Deuchler, Thursdays June 19 - July 24.

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Gable's Girls: "Red Dust"

The owner of a rubber plantation in Southeast Asia becomes involved with the wife of one of his employees. Starring Jean Harlow and Mary Astor. (1932, 83 minutes)

Clark Gable's masculine presence enlivened 67 movies. To millions, he was Rhett Butler, the handsome, cynical, irresistible rogue. See and discuss movie classics from Hollywood's Golden Age, the 1930s, with film historian Doug Deuchler, Thursdays June 19 - July 24.

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Gable's Girls: "Dancing Lady"

An attractive burlesque dancer is rescued from jail by a millionaire playboy. Starring Joan Crawford. (1933, 92 minutes)

Clark Gable's masculine presence enlivened 67 movies. To millions, he was Rhett Butler, the handsome, cynical, irresistible rogue. See and discuss movie classics from Hollywood's Golden Age, the 1930s, with film historian Doug Deuchler, Thursdays June 19 - July 24.

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Gable's Girls: "Wife vs. Secretary"

The wife of a publisher believes her husband's relationship with his attractive secretary is more than professional. Starring Myrna Loy and Jean Harlow. (1936, 88 minutes)

Clark Gable's masculine presence enlivened 67 movies. To millions, he was Rhett Butler, the handsome, cynical, irresistible rogue. See and discuss movie classics from Hollywood's Golden Age, the 1930s, with film historian Doug Deuchler, Thursdays June 19 - July 24.

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What's Cooking?

Join us for a cookie exchange this month! Select a cookie recipe from Chewy Gooey Crispy Crunchy by Alice Medrich, make 72 cookies and bring them to swap for other delicious treats! Bring a container to take home your scrumptious cookies. Copies of the book are available at Maze one month prior to the event.

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What's Cooking?

Each month we'll ask you to make two recipes from a designated cookbook: we'll choose the first recipe and ask you to make it at home; you choose the second and bring it to our discussion to share.We'll meet to discuss both recipes and to sample the one you chose. We'll have a potluck of tasty treats! This month's selection is French Women Don't Get Fat by Merielle Guiliano, and our recipe choice is Pumpkin and Apple Soup. Copies of the book are available at Maze one month prior to the event.

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"The Lego Movie" Film Screening

Everything is awesome! Come check out Emmett on the big screen. (PG, 2014, 100 minutes)

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Celebrating Seniors with Film: "The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel"

Join film historian Doug Deuchler to view and discuss "The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel." This 2011 film follows a group of British retirees who decide to "outsource" their retirement to less expensive and seemingly exotic India. Enticed by advertisements for the newly restored Marigold Hotel and bolstered with visions of a life of leisure, they arrive to find the palace a shell of its former self. Though the new environment is less luxurious than imagined, they are forever transformed by their shared experiences, discovering that life and love can begin again when you let go of the past.

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