“BOYHOOD” (2014-164 min.). Writer and director Richard Linklater follows the lives of a boy and his parents over a 12-year period. Patricia Arquette, Ethan Hawke and Ellar Coltrane actually filmed this Best Picture nominee over the course of twelve years. Recommended for adults. 2 p.m.
WRITING TEEN FICTION. Registration begins today at 9 a.m. for a series of three 90-minute workshops led by Jane Breskin Zalben. Classes on Thursdays, March 12, 19 and 26 at 7 p.m. Register at the Information Desk or call 516-883-4400, ext. 136. Funded in part by Poets and Writers, Inc., with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts, a state agency.
“SHOLOM ALEICHEM: LAUGHING IN THE DARKNESS” (2011-93 min.). We celebrate the birthday of Yiddish author Sholom Aleichem with a screening of writer/director Joseph Dorman’s documentary. A Docurama release. 7:30 p.m.