Around the Tiers: "At the Movies"

By Conor Mooney

March 14, 2014 Updated Mar 14, 2014 at 6:38 PM EDT

(WBNG Binghamton) Ever wanted to learn more about the importance of movies right in your own backyard? Broome County historian, Gerald Smith was in the studio to talk about an event to do just that.

"At the Movies - Broome County's Movie Theaters" kicks off Wednesday, March 19, 6:45 p.m. at the Broome County Library. Light refreshments will be served at 6:30 in the Decker Community Room.

Those who attend will be able to "travel back in time" to learn about the development of local theaters.

The meeting is free and open to the public. For more information, call the Historical Society at (607) 778-3572.