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Movie Matinee Monday:
Hidden Figures

Layered illustration of complex mathematical formulas on a black background.

Monday, February 26, 2024

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Price: Free

Long Beach Island Library

217 S. Central Avenue
Surf City, NJ 08008
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Organizer:
Ocean County Library

Event Description

Three female African-American mathematicians provide crucial calculations for NASA's space race against the Soviets, all while dealing with the racist and sexist assumptions of their white co-workers. 

Starring: Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencers, and Janelle Monae.

This film is rated PG.

Please bring your own refreshments.

Registration is recommended.

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Black History Month

Black History Month is an annual observance in February that celebrates the achievements and contributions of African Americans to American history, culture, and society. Established in 1926 by historian Carter G. Woodson; Black History Month reflects on the struggles, highlights the triumphs, and provides inspiration to future generations.

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