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“Bettyville,” is a memoir exploring gay author George Hodgman's return to his hometown of Paris, Missouri, where the church serves as a community hub. In conjunction with One Read, Ragtag presents a free screening and discussion of “The Wise Kids,” a thoughtful look at the trials faced by a tight-knit Baptist community in South Carolina and three teenage friends dealing with the revelation that one of them is gay. Writer-director Stephen Cone, who is the son of a Baptist minister, clearly cares deeply about each character, as do the tremendously skilled actors who portray them. "To call 'The Wise Kids' a Christian movie or a gay movie, or even a gay Christian movie, would be to force a label on this touching, low-key drama with no axes to grind. Unfailingly kind to its characters, ‘The Wise Kids’ is devoid of the evangelical versus secular rhetoric of today's culture wars that seeps into most movies addressing religion," Stephen Holden, New York Times Critic's Pick. The screening will be followed by an audience discussion led by Rev. Sarah Klaassen, pastor of Rock Bridge Christian Church and her wife, Rev. Jamie Haskins, Chaplain, Director of the Center for Faith and Service, and Instructor of Religious Studies and Westminster College. The event is free but tickets are required for admission, for capacity purposes. Tickets will be available at The Ragtag box office beginning at 10 a.m. day of show. (2012, not rated, 95 minutes)