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Charles Phoenix Retro Southern California Slide Show!

Saturday, June 20 at 7:30pm

AC SCLA 1001

Live Comedy Performance Celebrating Classic and Kitschy Local Life and Style!

Be prepared for your Southern California pride to swell when pop culture humorist and author, Charles Phoenix super charges the classic living room slide show into laugh-out-loud celebration of car culture, space age suburbia, fast food stands, shopping centers, drive-ins, Hollywood landmarks, theme parks, parades, parties, the people who were there – and much, much more!

With his unbridled enthusiasm, keen expertise and sharp eye for oddball detail, Charles shares the very best of his flea market-found Kodachrome Slides taken by locals in the 50s and 60s. He also of his recent road trip adventures extravaganzas, latest fun food crafting experiments, and “best of guide” to local attractions.

Don’t miss this fun-filled, action packed, crazy kaleidoscope of “Southern Californianess” all in glorious Kodachrome COLOR!

Your imagination will be inspired and your spirit will soar!!! …

Festive dress is encouraged … but not expected!

Tickets are $20 donation, with all proceeds supporting the Heritage Room at Smiley Library!

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Adult Reading Program: March 7 – April 18th

Adult Reading Program: March 7 – April 18th

Check out a book from the  A.K. Smiley Library, write a book review, and enter to win a prize.  Book review sheets can be picked up in the library while the program is running: March 7 – April 18.  Return your book reviews before the end of the program and you will be entered into a raffle to win gift certificates, and products from a variety of local businesses.

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