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Get out the popcorn! The Academy Awards show is this Sunday!

Get the popcorn, beverages and a comfortable couch ready!

The 91st Academy Awards ceremony will be presented live this Sunday, February 24, at the Dolby Theatre in -- where else? -- Hollywood.

The movie-lovers’ dream show will air on the ABC-TV network. Red-carpet coverage, the must-see of fashionistas and clothing critics everywhere (you know who you are), starts at 6:30 p.m.

At 8 o’clock it’s showtime.

Which of the 2018 movie nominees will win “Best Picture”? “Black Panther,” “BlacKKKlansman,” “Bohemian Rhapsody,” “The Favourite,” “Green Book,” “Roma,” “A Star Is Born” or “Vice”?

MidPointe Library cardholders can make an informed choice in advance!

1.Peruse our movie offerings on our catalog via: > Catalog Search

2. If you don’t find what you want, click on the Search Ohio or “Ohio Link” icons at the top right of our catalog page to obtain a copy from another library. All you’ll need is your MidPointe Library card number. Your item will be delivered to a convenient MidPointe location (Middletown, West Chester, Trenton, Monroe or Liberty Center in Liberty Township).

3.Head for “Hoopla!,” the massive online source of “hundreds of thousands of free movies, TV shows, full music albums, audiobooks, eBooks, comics and more” accessible via our website: > eLibrary > Movies and TV Shows, or directly at:

Then let your inner critic out to play!

No library card? No problem! Visit any MidPointe location -- Middletown, West Chester, Trenton, Monroe and Liberty Center in Liberty Township -- and sign up for your free card today!