Film to accommodate children with special needs
CONTACT: Mike Ferlazzo: 570-214-7410, 515-450-2908 (c), email@example.com
March 7, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
LEWISBURG, Pa. – As part of Geisinger’s Autism & Developmental Medicine Institute’s (ADMI) Community Outreach and Family Support initiative, ADMI and The Campus Theatre are offering children with special developmental needs and their families a chance to experience the joy of seeing movies on the big screen.
The Sensory Friendly Film Series will continue on Sunday, March 16 with the animated movie “Despicable Me” at the Campus Theatre, 413 Market Street, Lewisburg. Doors open at 1 p.m. with planned activities for children and parents. The movie begins at 2 p.m.
There is no charge to attend films in this series. Donations will be accepted by the theatre to fund future screenings. Those wishing to attend must RSVP to Megan Epler by calling 570-522-6281 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Future Sunday screenings are scheduled for April 13 and May 11. Doors will open at 1 p.m. for family support activities prior to each movie. Movies will begin promptly at 2 p.m.
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