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SpringFilm: Guess Who's Coming to Dinner? (1967)

SpringFilm: Guess Who's Coming to Dinner? (1967) In-Person

Join the Springfield Public Library for a free showing of the timeless classic Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner at 6:30PM Wednesday, February 7th at the Wildish Theater.

"Guess Who's Coming to Dinner" unfolds against the backdrop of social upheaval in the 1960s. The plot revolves around an engaged couple, Joanna Drayton and John Prentice, who must confront and challenge deeply ingrained racial prejudices when they announce their intention to marry. The film navigates the complexities of love and relationships, offering a timeless exploration of tolerance and understanding.

Starring: Sidney Poitier, Katharine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy and Katharine Houghton; Directed by Stanley Kramer; 108mins; (1967).

SpringFilm continues at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, February 7th with a free showing of the quirky indie family film “Marcel the Shell with the Shoes On”

SpringFilm is made possible by a partnership between the Springfield Public Library, the Springfield Public Library Foundation, Willamalane Parks and Recreation District, and the Wildish Community Theater, and is generously sponsored by Plank Town Brewing Company.

All Events are Free and Open to the Public.

What: SpringFilm presents a free movie screening of Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner (1967)

When: 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, February 7th.

Where: Richard E. Wildish Community Theater, 630 Main Street, Springfield, Oregon, 97477

Additional Information: Adult Services Librarian Tim Williams, twilliams@springfield-or.gov,  (541) 726-2239.

Related LibGuide: Events by Travis Lloyd

Wednesday, February 7, 2024
6:30pm - 10:00pm
Time Zone:
Pacific Time - US & Canada (change)
Wildish Community Theater

Event Organizer

Tim Williams

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