The Movie Monday selection at Swiss Library This month is Dora and the lost city of gold. The event lasts from 3-5 p.m., Monday, September 19, 2022. The Swiss Library is located at 266 Roswell Street, Marietta, GA 30060.
The film is 102 minutes long and is rated PG-13. It stars Isabella Merced as Dora, Eugenio Derbez as Alejandro, Michael Peña as Cole, Eva Longoria as Elena, Benicio Del Toro as the voice of Swiper (the sneaky orange fox), and Madelyn Miranda as six-year-old Dora.
The announcement on the Cobb Library website describes the film as follows:
Having spent most of her life exploring the jungle with her parents, nothing could prepare Dora for her biggest challenge yet: high school. When her parents mysteriously disappear while searching for the lost city of gold, Dora must spring into action and lead a group of ill-equipped high school kids on a quest to save them.
The Movie Monday series screenings are sensory, and the library says, “This is a sensory cinematic event; the lights will be dimmed, subtitles will be displayed and movement and conversation will be welcome!
Registration is mandatory as places are limited and you can register by following this link.
According to Cobb County Public Library website:
The Cobb County Public Library is a 15-branch system headquartered in Marietta, Georgia, where its staff members serve a diverse population of more than 750,000 people. Cobb is one of the fastest growing counties in Georgia, and the Cobb County Public Library is dedicated to being a resource center in the community by providing equal access to information, materials, and services. .
Cobb County’s first public library was opened at the home of Sarah Freeman Clarke in Marietta. The first free-standing library building, opened on Church Street in 1893 and is named after Clarke.
Libraries were opened in Acworth and Austell in subsequent years, and in 1959 the town of Marietta and several other libraries in Cobb County combined to form a countywide system that launched the County Public Library of Cobb as we know it today.
You can learn more about the history of the Cobb County Public Library by following this link.