“Wonder” is a story of young Auggie Pullman who was born with facial deformities (Treacher Collins Syndrome.) Auggie’s facial deformities make it difficult for him to fit in at his prep school, and an easy target for bullying. This moral story with a happy ending shows that people who are different from us are people too, and provides a strong message for children and teens on bullying and some of the difficulties faced by people with deformities as they live their lives.
Movie Night in the Park: Star Wars The Last Jedi
This fun-filled movie night, hosted by the Coeur d’Alene Police Department with pre-movie fun provided by HREI, will feature “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” the eighth movie in the Star Wars series. The movie will show at dusk on July 28th.
Star Wars is a franchise with fame as galactic as its setting. The Last Jedi is the second in the new trilogy of movies and serves as the middle point for the story and characters introduced in The Force Awakens.
Movie Night in the Park: Jumanji
This fun-filled movie night, hosted by the Coeur d’Alene Police Department with pre-movie fun provided by HREI, will feature the classic fantasy and adventure film “Jumanji” which served as the spiritual predecessor to “Zathura: A Space Adventure” and the prequel to the more recently released “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle.” This movie will show at dusk on August 11th.
“Jumanji” tells the story of a boy, Alan Parrish, who discovers the mysterious Jumanji board game and attempts to play it with a friend, Sarah Wittle. Alan is then sucked inside of the game and disappears until he is unwittingly released by a pair of siblings 26 years later. After seeing the damage caused by his 26-year absence, Alan, Sarah, and the siblings must go inside Jumanji to fix things. Together, this quartet sets out on an adventure to win the game and reverse the effects it caused. This movie stars Robin Williams, Kirsten Dunst, Bonnie Hunt, and Bradley Pierce.
Movie Night in the Park: A Wrinkle in Time
This fun-filled movie night, hosted by the Coeur d’Alene Police Department with pre-movie fun provided by HREI, will feature the Disney-made 2018 science-fantasy adventure film “A Wrinkle in Time” based on the book series by Madeleine L’Engle. The movie will show at dusk on August 25th.
“A Wrinkle in Time” tells the story of a girl who goes on an adventure to find her missing scientist father with the help of supernatural beings and a mystical device. Alongside her friends, Meg Murry will travel through unknown lands to see her father again and bring him back to Earth.