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Wednesday Evening Family Movie Night, July 9 - August 13, 2014

Free admission to the museum galleries each Wednesday evening from July 9 - August 13, 2014 from 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. A free showing of a feature length move will begin at 7:00 p.m. on each of these Wednesdays. The movies selected were all favorites of First Ladies.

July 9, 2014, The Valiant. A man condemed to execution is trying to convince two women that he is not their son or brother and that they must get on with their lives. 1929
The Valiant
July 16, 2014, Ten Gentleman from West Point. A young socialite fights to have Congress re-establish the military academy at West Point. 1942
Ten Gentlemen from West Point
July 23, 2014, Oklahoma. In the Oklahoma territory at the turn of the twentieth century, two young cowboys vie with an evil ranch hand and a traveling peddler for the hearts of the women they love. 1955
July 30, 2014, Carousel. Billy Bigelow has been dead for fifteen years, and now outside the pearly gates, he long waived his right to go back to Earth for a day. But he has heard that there is a problem with his family, namely his wife Julie Bigelow and now would like to head back to Earth to assist in rectifying. 1956
August 6, 2014, Casablanca. Set in unoccupied Africa during the early days of World War II: An American expatriate meets a former lover, with unforeseen complications. 1942


August 13, 2014, Hellcats of the Navy. The daring exploits of a submarine commander whose mission is to chart the minefields in the waters of Japan during WWII. This is Ronald and Nancy Reagan's only screen appearance together. 1957
Hellcats of the Navy


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