SITC: The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012)

Is It Science or Fiction?

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - Wednesday, January 30, 2019

The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012)

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 @ 6:30 PM
Plaza Theatre - 1133 Kensington Road NW, Calgary, AB
Free Admission and Popcorn

On Bell Let's Talk Day 2019, please join the Mathison Centre for Mental Health Research & Education, in collaboration with the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), Calgary, as they host a screening of "The Perks of being a Wallflower." Based on the best-selling novel by Stephen Chbosky, the movie is a sensitive portrayal of a depressed youth, their battle with anxiety and also touches on early childhood trauma.

Following the screening, join a panel of experts from the Mathison Centre and the CMHA for a discussion on the mental health of youth.

Date: Wednesday, January 30, 2019
Time: 6:30 p.m. (Doors open at 6:00 p.m.)
Location: The Plaza Theatre (1133 Kensington Road NW, Calgary, AB)

*Admission and popcorn are free. Seating is limited and is first come, first served.*

We look forward to seeing you there!

About Science in the Cinema

Hosted by the University of Calgary's Cumming School of Medicine, Science in the Cinema brings together science and popular culture in a fun and engaging way.

Watch a film with a health science theme and listen to an expert explain the science. An interactive Question and Answer period follows each movie.

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