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Rainier Movie in the Park "HOME" at Dusk

Movie in the Park “HOME” is a Hit!

It was raining when we got to Wilkowski Park to set up for the movie.  We put up a canopy so we could stay dry as we bravely waited out the shower.  According to the weather reports, the precipitation was 4 1/2 hours early!  Disappointed, we watched the clouds and kept checking our cell phones for weather report updates. We were just about to cancel the "Movie in the Park" when the rain cleared. Clear skies were on the horizon, so we hurried and set up to show the new movie "HOME." By 7 PM we had over 50 people in the park. The excitement grew, as the crowd increased to over 200 people.  This was our largest crowd ever!  People brought their own canopies and shelters in case of rain.  Black plastic bags protected the speakers and amplifier.  We were showing the movie, come rain, wind or squall. Students ...
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Despicable Me 2

Movie in the Park “Despicable Me 2”

Look at the Crowd!! Everyone gathered to watch "Despicable Me 2"  in Wilkowski Park on June 27.  The crowd was dressed in summer clothing, because it was still sweltering outside.  It was unusually quiet for a movie in the park.  People were relaxing and hoping that it would cool down. Crowd at our Movie in the Park on June 27, 2015 While Rainier Community Cares members made a presentation to the crowd, Cub Scouts  helped by handing out shopping bags with Rainier Community Cares flyers and pamphlets in them.  The children worked in teams to fill the bags and take them out to the movie goers, giving out dozens of bags. The Cub Scouts gave out free "Otter Pops" while RCC members gave out cherries and T-shirts. There were families with 3 generations sitting together to watch the movie.  Friends saw each other and visited together, sharing news about the activities ...
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