Free Movie Monday Features Documentary 'Can You Dig This' March 26
Series of free screenings also includes documentary 'Generation Start Up' on April 23
Bucks County Community College, which has hosted events that spark intelligent conversation for more than 50 years, invites the public to Free Movie Mondays with Can You Dig This at 1 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. on March 26.
The 2015 documentary explores the urban gardening revolution in South Central Los Angeles, one of the largest food deserts in the country. The screening will be followed by a panel discussion with representatives of a local Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) farm.
The series concludes April 23 with Generation Start Up at 6:30 p.m. The 2016 documentary goes to the front lines of entrepreneurship in America, capturing the struggles and triumphs of six recent college graduates who put everything on the line to build startups in Detroit.
The series opened the spring semester with the 2008 version of A Raisin in the Sun on February 19, part of Black History Month events.
Movie Mondays, part of the Bucks Live! series of events presented by the college’s Cultural Affairs Committee, presents thought-provoking films of vital interest to the community. Admission is free. Screenings take place in the Kevin and Sima Zlock Performing Arts Center, located inside the Gateway Center building on the campus at 275 Swamp Rd., Newtown, Pa., where there is ample free parking. The theater is equipped with audio-loop technology for the hearing impaired.
To learn more about Bucks Live!, including concerts, lectures, poetry readings and other events, visit www.bucks.edu/live or call 215-968-8087.