Newton Free Library, 330 Homer Street, Newton Centre, Druker Auditorium
Adapted from the 2006 Tony Winner for Best Musical, this bittersweet saga dramatizes the rise and fall of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons - one of the key pop groups of the early '60s, responsible for such iconic hits as "Sherry," "Walk Like a Man" and & "Big Girls Don't Cry."
Rated R. Runtime 134 min.
Enjoy light refreshments provided by the library. [...]
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut Street, Newtonville
Dinner and a Movie
"Mamma Mia"- On the idyllic Greek isle of Kalokairi, single mom Donna Sheridan (Meryl Streep) goes into a tizzy when her bride-to-be daughter (Amanda Seyfried), in a bid to learn her father's identity, invites three of Donna's ex-lovers to the wedding. Buoyed by he tunes of ABBA, this effervescent yarn -- a Golden Globe nominee for Best Picture (Comedy or Musical) -- also stars Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth and Stellan Skarsgaord as the trio of potential dads. Cost: $6
Hyde Community Gym, 90 Lincoln Street, Newton Highlands
Free badminton for kids in grades 6-12(also on Thursdays from 5:30-7:00 p.m.). Bring friends and join the fun! Program sponsored by the Newton Partnership and the Hyde Community Gym. For more information call: 617.999.4617