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"The Public" movie showing at Enid Public Library

Post Date:10/17/2019 10:08 AM

ENID, OK (October 14, 2019)—

The Enid Public Library will be showing the movie, The Public, on Thursday, October 24th at 6:00 PM. The movie will be followed by a panel discussion with members of the Enid Police Department, Salvation Army, Mercy House, CDSA, and other organizations.

The Public does a great job showing the essential role that libraries play in the lives of those experiencing homelessness,” said Margo Holmes, adult librarian at the Enid Public Library. “The library is a place to have a roof over your head, to escape the weather, to charge your cell phone, and to use a computer.”

The event is free and open to the public.

About the Movie: The Public (2018), Rated PG-13
The Public was theatrically released in the United States on April 5, 2019 by Universal Pictures.

In The Public, the homeless population of Cincinnati turns the public library into an emergency shelter during a brutal arctic blast. It soon becomes a standoff with the police and takes on the issues of homelessness and mental illness.

About the Library
The Enid Public Library is located at 120 W Maine, Enid, 73701. For more information about this event and others, visit the library’s website at


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