Go Columbia: On the horizon, June 9

June 8, 2014 

EdVenture Children’s Museum

GERRY MELENDEZ — gmelendez@thestate.com Buy Photo

>>> THEATER

A CCT original

“THE COMMEDIA SNOW WHITE”: 7 p.m. Friday at Columbia Children’s Theatre, 3400 Forest Drive (Richland Mall, second level). Spaghetti and Meatball Players tell the tale of the maiden with skin as white as snow; the production runs through June 22. Show times are 7 p.m. Fridays, 10:30 a.m., 2 and 7 p.m. Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays (3 and 8 p.m. June 22, 8 p.m. show for adults only). Tickets are $10; available online at http://columbiachildrenstheatre.com. Tickets for the 7 p.m. Saturday performances, $5. Discounted morning performances for summer camp and day care groups available. (803) 691-4548

>>> MOVIES

Down by the riverside

SUMMER MOVIE SERIES: “Madagascar 3,” 8:30 p.m. Friday at Riverfront Park, 312 Laurel St. Come early at 7 p.m. for face painting, games, surprises and fun for the whole family. Blankets, lawn chairs and coolers are welcome. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Columbia Parks and Recreation department. (803) 545-3100; http://columbiasc.net

>>> MUSEUMS

This sounds like fun

COLUMBIA MINI MAKER FAIRE: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday at EdVenture Children’s Museum, 211 Gervais St. The family friendly celebration will feature rockets and robots, DIY science and technology, alternative energy, unique handmade crafts, music, local food and educational workshops. Admission is $11.50 per person and includes museum exploration; free for EdVenture members. Tickets available at http://makerfairecolumbiasc.com or at the door.

The State is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service