A magical ring aids Bilbo Baggins as the dwarves continue their journey to reclaim their homeland from the fire- breathing dragon Smaug, in part two of director Peter Jackson’s version of the J.R.R. Tolkien classic.
*NOTE that the Saturday 8 pm screening is free, compliments of Ingersoll Auto of Danbury.
ALSO AT EDMOND TOWN HALL:
Saturday, March 8
Front steps/courtyard: Team 26 Newtown Send Off Rally, 8 am, Edmond Town Hall front steps, 45 Main Street, public invited to join First Selectman Pat Llodra, Senator Richard Blumenthal, State Rep Elizabeth Esty, NCC Senior Pastor Matt Crebbin, et al, to send team of bicycle riders off on second annual ride to Washington, DC.
Read more here: http://new.newtownbee.com/news/news/2014/02/25/team-26-rides-again-honoring-gun-victims-supportin/192581
Friday, March 14
In The Alexandria Room: Wine & Beer Tasting, 7-10 pm, $25, event to feature 32 wines, eight beers from around the world, also appetizers, vendor fair/raffles, hosted by Newtown High School Varsity Winter Guard Parents, fundraiser for NHS team; RobbinRedhead@hotmail.com.
Read more here: http://newtownbee.com/news/education/2014/02/11/nhs-varsity-winter-guard-slates-upcoming-events/190476
Sunday, March 16
In ETH Theatre: American Brass Quintet, 3 pm, tickets $25, free for ages 5-18 with ticket-holding adult, program to include works of Currier, de Pres, Tower, and Italian Renaissance composers, sponsored by Newtown Friends of Music; 203-426-6470, www.NewtownFriendsOfMusic.org.
Read more here: http://www.newtownbee.com/news/0001/11/30/american-brass-quintet-returning-friends-music-spo/193778
Friday, April 11
In ETH Theatre:The Low Anthem, 7 pm, $20, headlining performance by Providence, R.I.-based indie folk-rock quartet will continue series to fund ongoing renovations for historic building, opening set by Mark Barden and Alternate Universe; www.EdmondTownHall.org.
Sunday, April 13
In ETH Theatre: American String Quartet, 3 pm, tickets $25, free for ages 5-18 with ticket-holding adult, program to include works of Brahms, Haydn and Beethoven, sponsored by Newtown Friends of Music; 203-426-6470, www.NewtownFriendsOfMusic.org.