The Southington Public Library is celebrating outer space this summer!
Explore the galaxy, Hollywood-style, and watch some of our favorite space-themed movies.
Friday, July 21st, 1:00 p.m. - Space Cowboys. NASA recruits four retired Air Force pilots to stop a runaway Russian satellite from hitting Earth. Starring: Clint Eastwood, Tommy Lee Jones, James Garner, Donald Sutherland, and James Cromwell. Click to register.
Monday, July 31st, 6:00 p.m. - Space Camp. Aspiring teen astronauts are accidentally sent into space. Starring: Kate Capshaw, Lea Thompson, Kelly Preston, Larry B. Scott, and Joaquin Phoenix. Click to register.
Experience the Great American Eclipse with Dr. Kristine Larsen
Wednesday, July 26th at 6:30 p.m.
On August 21st, 2017, families across the nation will gaze skyward to witness one of nature's most amazing sights: an eclipse of the sun. Is your family ready? The eclipse will not be total in Connecticut, so it is important that you prepare NOW to safely witness this event.
Join Central Connecticut State University Professor of the Geological Sciences Department Dr. Kristine Larsen on a journey through space and time, as she recounts her personal eclipse viewing adventures and helps you prepare to view an eclipse of your very own. Registration required.