August 17, 2012
Free Summer Movies at the Garland Theater - Today, “Rio” (G); Monday-Aug. 24, “Mr. Popper’s Penguins” (PG); Aug. 27-31, “Dolphin Tale” (PG). All shows are at 9:30 a.m. Garland Theater, 924 W. Garland Ave. Free admission; jumbo popcorn is $6. No outside food or drinks allowed. (509) 327-1050.
Free Outdoor Movies - Liberty Lake - Today, “Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire”; Aug. 24, “How to Train Your Dragon.” Part of the Friends of Pavillion Park Summer Festival Series. All shows at dusk. Pavillion Park, 727 N. Molter Road, Liberty Lake. Free.
“Moonrise Kingdom” – Today-Saturday. Comedy with Bill Murray, Edward Norton and Bruce Willis. Global Cinema Cafe Film. Shows 7:30 p.m. nightly. Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., Sandpoint. $7/adults, $6/seniors and students. (208) 263-9191.
“The Wizard of Oz” - Sixth annual Movie in the Park event features the 1939 musical fantasy film. Costumes from the movie encouraged. Presented by Time Warner Cable. Interactive activities at 6:30 p.m., including free photos with a yellow brick road. Show at dusk, approximately 8:15 p.m. Bring blankets, lawn chairs and snacks. Today, Coeur d’Alene City Park, Coeur d’Alene. Free.
Free Outdoor Summer Movies - Saturday, 8:20 p.m., “Puss in Boots.” Presented by Spokane Valley Parks and Recreation Department. Bring blankets, chairs and snacks and enjoy the show. There will be activities in the park an hour before the movie starts. Mirabeau Meadows Park, 13500 E. Mirabeau Parkway, Spokane Valley. Free. (509) 688-0300.
South Perry Summer Outdoor Movies - Saturday, “Despicable Me” (PG); Aug. 25, “Sherlock Holmes 2: A Game of Shadows” (PG-13). All movies start at dusk. The Shop, 924 S. Perry St. Free. (509) 534-1647.
Swim and a Movie - Watch “Kung Fu Panda 2” on a huge blow-up screen while swimming at either Southside Aquatics (3724 E. 61st Ave.) or Northside Aquatics (18120 N. Hatch Road). Gates open at 6 p.m. and movie begins at dusk. Presented by Spokane County Parks and Rec. Saturday, $4/6 and older, $3/seniors, $2/ages 3-5, free/2 and younger. (509) 477-4730.
Free Movie at the Library - Teens and families are invited to a free PG-13-rated movie. This 2012 American science fiction film is based on the novel of the same name by Suzanne Collins and was well received by most critics. Due to the movie license restrictions, the library cannot advertise the title outside its doors. Children younger than 13 need parental guidance to attend this film. Tuesday, 1 p.m., Colfax Library, 102 S. Main St., Colfax. Free. (877) 733-3375.
“Under African Skies” – Thursday-Aug. 25. With Paul Simon and Ladysmith Black Mambazo, a film on the 25th anniversary of “Graceland.” Global Cinema Cafe Film. Shows 7:30 p.m. nightly. Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., Sandpoint. $7/adults, $6/seniors and students. (208) 263-9191.