Johnson County Public Library is thrilled to present two special film events with free admission, through a grant from Festival Country Indiana to the Johnson County Public Library Foundation. Special thanks to our hosts at The Historic Artcraft Theatre. 

No tickets are required for these events.

"The Public"

Tue / Oct. 29 / 7 p.m.
Historic Artcraft Theatre
Free admission

Doors open at 6 p.m. for a pre-show community panel discussion on Homelessness in Johnson County. 

The panel includes:

Michele Lee, Director of the Homeless Prevention Department of Human Services, Inc.
Beverly Martin, board president of KIC-IT and VP of Bridges Alliance of Johnson County.
Lydia Wales, Franklin Township Trustee and creator of the Transitional House Program as well as a member of the Human Service Inc advisory board.
A special guest from the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office.

Rated PG-13 | 1 hour, 59 minutes | Drama | 2018
About the film:

This David versus Goliath story tackles some of our nation's most challenging issues, homelessness and mental illness and sets the drama inside one of the last bastions of democracy-in-action: your public library.

"Howl's Moving Castle"

Tue / Oct. 15 / 2 p.m.
Historic Artcraft Theatre
Free admission

Doors open at 1 p.m. for pre-show activities including:

• Japanese writing activity with the Japan-America Society of Indiana

• Activities with the Adult Learning Center of JCPL

• Drumming presentation by Southern Indiana Taiko from 1:15-1:45

Rated PG | 1 hour, 59 minutes | Animation, Fantasy, Adventure | 2005
*Showing in 35mm film - English dubbed*