Meryl Streep plays Florence Foster Jenkins, the New York heiress who dreams of becoming an opera singer, in spite of the fact she can’t sing. The film, rated PG-13, also stars Hugh Grant and is directed by Steven Frears. It will screen at 1 p.m. on Jan. 14 in the Palisades Branch Library community room. The Rotten Tomatoes rating is 87 percent. Admission is free.
Create a plush toy that buzzes on Wednesday, Jan. 18, at 3 p.m. in the community room. This is the third in a series of four STEAM (Science + Technology + Engineering + Art + Math) workshops. Families of children, tweens and teens are invited.
Tai Chi for Seniors
Tai chi is a traditional low-impact Chinese exercise that promotes health, strength, relaxation and an overall sense of well-being. Four consecutive classes will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesdays, starting Jan. 17 in the community room. Everyone is welcome to participate and encouraged to advance at his/her own pace, whatever one’s state of fitness. Admission is free.