FILM LOUNGE OPENS: Cinema Center, 437 E. Berry St., will have an open house for its Spectator Lounge from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday. The lounge will have a second screen which will allow the independent art house to show more films. To RSVP for the event, go to www.cinemacenter.org.
WRITING PUBLISHED: Drama Sizemore Drudge of North Manchester had her story, “Shaping the New You,” published in the new book from Chicken Soup for the Soul, “Think, Act & Be Happy: How to Use Chicken Soup for the Soul Stories to Train Your Brain to Be Your Own Therapist.”
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