'Friday Night Film Project' is back in business!
Co-facilitators Boe Meyerson
and Win Thies announce that the first series will begin on Friday, Oct.
20, at 7:30 p.m. on the theme of "The Prison and Concentration Camp Experience
The initial film will be the
classic "Grand Illusion", with Jean Gabin, Pierre Fresnay and Erich von
Stroheim. (A film that the Nazis interrupted in Vienna at the time of the
The series will continue on the
third Friday of each successive month with the following in order:
"Bridge on the River Kwai"
"Cool Hand Luke".
Suggested donation for each
film is $2. Popcorn and drinks will be served. Mark your calendar. The co-facilitators
are persuaded that there is much of value in the communal and educational
experience of film: an experience we are, alas, losing to a great extent
with TV and DVDs. Each film will be followed by a guided discussion which
will explore the themes and ideas and artistry of the films. The public
is welcome: bring your friends. The co-facilitators earnestly solicit ideas
for more films. These need not be reflective of a common theme.
NEW POETRY GROUP BEGINS AT OUR SOCIETY
3RD MONDAYS POETRY GROUP
AT ESSEX ETHICAL
We meet every 3rd Monday
at 7:30pm. Each session has a featured reader followed by an open reading
period. All are welcome, poets and poetry lovers alike.