Thursday, July 8, 2010

‘Star Trek’ to Show Friday in Abner Clay Park

July 7, 2010
The department will show the 2009 movie, “Star Trek,” Friday, July 9, at 8:30 p.m. in Abner Clay Park as part of its summer Friday Pictures in the Park series.
The movies is free to attend, and popcorn, cotton candy and drinks will be given away for as long as they last. Bring a blanket or chair if you plan to attend.

In addition, come early dressed as a character from Star Trek to participate in a costume contest. There will be one contest for youth age 17 and younger at 7:30 p.m. and another contest for adults 18 and older at 8 p.m. Prizes for first, second, and third place will be awarded in each competition.

Abner Clay Park is located downtown between the 200 block of West Leigh and West Clay streets on Brook Road.

Upcoming movies in the series include “Planet 51” July 16 at Mary Mumford Playground, “The Blind Side” July 23 at Blackwell Community Center, “Monsters vs. Aliens” July 30 at Jefferson Hill Park, “This is It” Aug. 6 at Broad Rock Sports Complex, “Fame” Aug. 13 at Chimborazo Park, “G-Force” Aug. 20 at Hotchkiss Community Center, and “The Princess and the Frog” Aug. 27 at Forest Hill Park. Costume contests will also be held in conjunction with “This is It” and “The Princess and the Frog.”

For more information, call (804) 646-5733.