Camden Public Library will kick off its annual Monday Night Movie Series Monday, July 3, at sunset (approximately 8:30 p.m.) in the Camden Amphitheatre. The film is “Who Framed Roger Rabbit” (1988, USA) and the event is free and open to all. Moviegoers are encouraged to enjoy dinner downtown before the movie.

Movie lovers are encouraged to bring lawn chairs, blankets and snacks. In the case of rain, the movie will likely be canceled or postponed; check or the library’s Facebook page for updates.

Down-on-his-luck private eye Eddie Valiant (Bob Hoskins) gets hired by cartoon producer R.K. Maroon (Alan Tilvern) to investigate an adultery scandal involving Jessica Rabbit (Kathleen Turner), the sultry wife of Maroon’s biggest star, Roger Rabbit (Charles Fleischer). But when Marvin Acme (Stubby Kaye), Jessica’s alleged paramour and the owner of Toontown, is found murdered, the villainous Judge Doom (Christopher Lloyd) vows to catch and destroy Roger.

The rest of the movie dates are: July 10, “Around the World in 80 Days” (2004), 8:30 p.m.; July 24, “The Big Sleep” (1946), 8:30 p.m.; July 31, “Journey to the Center of the Earth” (2008), 8:15 p.m.; Aug. 7, “An American Tail” (1986), 8 p.m.; and Aug. 21, “Dead Poet's Society” (1989), 8 p.m. On Monday nights when there are no movies, the Mondaynite Jazz Orchestra will perform. at 6:30 p.m.

The Movies and Music Series is sponsored by Camden National Bank, with additional support from Mid-Coast Limo and the Camden Area Business Group.

Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. 115; or