'Numen' to be screened at NMPL

The New Milford Public Library and The Pratt Nature Center will co-present a screening of the documentary “Numen: The Nature of Plants,” followed by a question and answer session, Aug. 12 at 6 p.m.

Numen refers to the animating force in all living things, the presiding spirit of a place, animal, plant or being.

The documentary is “set against a backdrop of unusual photography and features a series of interviews with leaders from the world of botanical medicine posits a number of ideas that are worth exploring, according to the Journal of Science and Healing.

For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.