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“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
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
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.