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Urbandale Public Library/Holiday Movies at the Library

Get in the spirit of the season!  This December, join us for classic holiday films!

Friday Flicks 

Enjoy a free movie with other adults at the Library each Friday afternoon.  All showings are at 1:00 PM.  For age 17 & up.

December 1:  A Christmas Carol  (1939, not rated, 68 minutes) – Miser Ebenezer Scrooge has a change of heart after spirits whisk him into the past, present and future.

December 8:  Christmas in Connecticut (1945, not rated, 105 minutes) – A magazine columnist totally devoid of the homemaking skills espoused in her column needs get some fast, as her boss has invited himself and a recently returned war hero for her home for Christmas.

December 15:  White Christmas (1954, not rated, 105 minutes) – The classic musical about two guys that become a popular song and dance team and play at a resort for charity. Irving Berlin wrote the title song.

December 22:  Babes in Toyland  (1961, rated G, 106 minutes) – Santa Claus’s incompetent assistants accidentally make some giant wooden soldiers, which come in useful when a villain tries to take over Toyland.

December 29:  It’s a Wonderful Life (1946, rated PG, 130 minutes)  George Bailey, a desperate and suicidal man, is visited by a guardian angel who shows him how important he has been to those around him in his life.


Monthly Movie Night for Adults

December 21, 6:00 PM:  Holiday Affair (1949, not rated, 86 minutes)
Starring Robert Mitchum and Janet Leigh, this film follows a young widow who is romanced by a sales clerk whom she inadvertently got fired.  For age 17 & up.


The Library will also feature a variety of holiday events for kids, including visits from Santa!  Please visit our events page for more information!