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All discussions and programs are held in the 1st Floor Meeting Room except the book discussion on Tuesday, April 30 which is being held at the Council on Aging in Town Center Builiding.


Tuesday, April 2
Cookbook Book Club
Join us as we discuss the book and cook a few of the recipes featured in the book. Food will be available for tasting.
Time: 7:00 pm


Thursday, April 4
Big Night
1996 Drama directed by Campbell Scott and Stanley Tucci with Stanley, Tony Shalhoub, Minnie Driver, Isabella Rosselini and Allison Janney. [107 Minutes // Rated R]
Time: 6:30 pm


Sunday, April 7
"What's Cooking, Bedford: Celebrating Cultural Diversity One Meal at a Time"

A screening of Leslie Wittman's video documentary showcasing Bedford residents from various cultural backgrounds, their traditions and food. Discussion will follow the screening.
Time: 2:00 pm


Monday, April 8
Discussion led by Mike Pulizzi
Time: 7:30 pm


Thursday, April 11
Mostly Martha

2001 Romantic Comedy directed by Sandra Nettlebeck with martina Gedeck, Maxime Foerste, and Sergio Casterllitto.
In German with English subtitles. [106 Minutes // Rated PG]
Time: 6:30 pm


Thursday, April 18
Eat Drink Man Woman

1994 Romantic Comedy directed by Ang Lee with Si-hung Lung, Yu-Wen Wang, an dChien-lien Wu.
In Chinese with English subtitles. [124 Minutes // Not Rated]
Time: 6:30 pm


Friday, April 19
Discussion led by Ginni Spencer
Time: 10:30 am


Sunday, April 21
Discussion led by Kim Siebert
Time: 2:00 pm


Tuesday, April 23
Food Styling with Catrine Kelty

Join us for an evening with Catrine Kelty as she demystifies the role of a food stylist and explain how she makes everything look so wonderfully appetizing.
Time: 7:00 pm


Wednesday, April 24
Secret Ingredient Smoothies

SPECIAL PROGRAM FOR TEENS:Jessica Wildfong and Carla Olson will create smoothies from a variety of ingredients. Teens will sample them, pick their favorite and try to guess the secret ingredients.
Time: 2:00 pm


Thursday, April 25
Babette's Feast

1987 Romantic Drama directed by Gabriel Axel with Stephane Audran, Bodil Kjer, and Birgitte Federspiel.
In Danish with English subtitles. [102 Minutes // Rated G]
Time: 6:30 pm


Tuesday, April 30
Discussion led by Phil Vitiello
Time: 1:00 pm
Location: *Council on Aging, Town Center*