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Pittsboro Parks Department Summer Movie Night and School Supply Drive – August 8th

(PITTSBORO, Ind.) July 24, 2020 – The Pittsboro Parks Department Summer Movie Series returns on Aug. 8 featuring Trolls World Tour and a school supply drive for local schools. The event will take place at Scamahorn Park in downtown Pittsboro starting at 6 p.m. with the movie starting at dusk. Food and desert trucks will be at the event as well. 

This event is free to the public but those in attendance are encouraged to bring either a ream of paper or hand sanitizer as a donation to the Pittsboro schools. The donated supplies will be distributed to the Pittsboro Primary and Elementary school.  

“The schools in our community are going through unprecedented times,” said Scott Smith, director of recreation. “As they begin the school year, the Pittsboro Parks Department wanted to be able to help them with some much needed supplies.”

Trolls World Tour is the second installment of this wildly popular series featuring Anna Kendrick, Justin Timberlake, Rachel Bloom, James Corden, and Ron Funches.

The Summer Movie Series for the Pittsboro Parks Department is one of the more popular events held by the organization. Taking place at Scamahorn Park the series has featured such movies as Sing, Back to the Future, Princess Bride, Breaking Away, and other popular family films.

The Pittsboro Parks Department consists of three parks in the area, Scott Park, Scamahorn Park, and the undeveloped Doggy Doggy Park. The parks feature six baseball diamonds, three basketball courts, and two community buildings that are available to rent. As well as open air shelters, walking trails, handicap accessible equipment and playgrounds. 

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