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Critic’s Picks: Click Flick “Chicken Run”, South Hill Art Fest, Dance Northwest at MoG and So’Just festival at Evergreen

Post by Rosemary Ponnekanti / The News Tribune on Aug. 20, 2010 at 6:40 am with No Comments »
August 18, 2010 9:42 am

Click! Family Flick: “Chicken Run”

The monthly free family film is on again at The Grand Cinema tomorrow. “Chicken Run,” the 2000 British stop-motion animation comedy set on a sinister Yorkshire chicken farm, from the makers of “Wallace and Grommit.” Doors open 10 a.m., screening 10:30 a.m. July 17. Free, first 100 people only. The Grand Cinema, 608 S. Fawcett Ave., Tacoma. 253-572-6062, www.grandcinema.com

South Hill Art Fest

South Hill Community Council is partnering with the Puyallup School District and Pierce County Parks to sponsor the South Hill Arts Fest, a competitive showcase for young artists featuring 2D and 3D art, chalk-offs and more. The festival is a community fundraiser for a sensory playground for Meridian Habitat Park, including a sensory garden and hands-on kinetic sculpture. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 21. Free. Heritage Recreation Center, 9010 128th St. East, Puyallup. 253-798-4176, www.co.pierce.wa.us/pc/abtus/ourorg/parks/Artfest.htm

Glass inspires dance at MoG

Dance Northwest performs their annual dance expo “Art inspires Dance” in the big entrance area of the Museum of Glass, with a variety of styles. 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Aug. 21. Free with admission: $12/$10/$5/under-six free. 1801 Dock St, Tacoma. 866-4-MUSEUM, www.museumofglass.org, www.dancenorthwest.org

So’Just at Evergreen in Tacoma

So’Just 2010 is an all-volunteer organized, all-ages festival of art, music, and dance featuring local musicians, dancers, comedians and spoken word performances, plus local social justice organizations providing information and sharing ideas from booths. 2-6 p.m. Aug. 21. Free. Evergreen State College Tacoma Campus, 1210 6th Ave., Tacoma.  235-573-1504

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