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Documentary Thursdays

February Documentaries

Brooklyn Bridge
February 7, 10:30am

Ken Burns creates a moving portrait of the Brooklyn Bridge as it captures the imagination of Americans, and has become a symbol of strength, vitality, ingenuity and promise.

Statue of Liberty
February 14, 10:30am

For over 100 years, the Statue of Liberty has been a symbol of hope and refuge for countless immigrants. In this compelling and provocative story, Ken Burns explores the history of America’s statue and the meaning of liberty.

The Shakers
February 21, 10:30am

They called themselves the United Society of Believers in Christ’s Second Appearing, but because of their ecstatic dancing, the world called them Shakers.

The Congress
February 28, 10:30am

The U.S. Congress is one of the country’s most important and misunderstood institutions. Ken Burns tells the story behind this branch of government.