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Book-to-Movie Matinee: 'Queen of Katwe' Sunday, Mar. 19, 2017, 2 – 4:05 p.m.
Book-to-Movie Matinee: 'Queen of Katwe'
Event typeMovie
WhereMagnolia Branch
Room LocationJim Thixton and Carol Bennett Thixton Meeting Room
AudienceChildren, Teens, Adults
LanguageEnglish
SummaryJoin us for an afternoon showing of "The Queen of Katwe," a story of life, chess, and one extraordinary girl's dream of becoming a grandmaster.
DescriptionBased on the vibrant true story of a young girl from the streets of rural Uganda whose world rapidly changes when she is introduced to the game of chess, and, as a result of the support she receives from her family and community, is instilled with the confidence and determination she needs to pursue her dream of becoming an international chess champion.
RatingPG - Parental Guidance Suggested
Run time124 minutes
View in Catalog"The Queen of Katwe"
NotesLibrary events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required.

Popcorn will be provided. Doors open at 1:45 p.m.
Contact InfoMagnolia Branch 206-386-4225 or Ask a Librarian
Room CapacitySpace is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms.
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