This gripping film explores the 12 historic hours in July, 1970 when 50 members of the Young Lords stormed the dilapidated Lincoln Hospital in the South Bronx, drove out the administrative staff, and made their cries for decent healthcare known to the world. They raised the Puerto Rican flag and a banner reading “The People’s Hospital” – a nom de guerre still used today.
The Firehouse Center for the Arts is adjacent to Newburyport's scenic waterfront park. The Firehouse Center is a hallmark for local culture and arts. Programming is broad-based, and includes dance, music, theater, and art.See map
The Screening Room is Newburyport’s gem of a cinema. This 99-seat theater has been running reels nightly since 1982. The Screening Room is one of the only places on the North Shore that shows independent and foreign films.See map
The Newburyport Public Library occupies a historic federal mansion in downtown Newburyport. The Tracy Mansion has an impressive history of early guests including George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, and John Adams.