Upcoming Events At Heritage House

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Here are the upcoming events at Heritage House in East Brainerd.  

Tuesday, May 13, 6:30 p.m.:  Jamion Williams, Bob DeYoung and "The Quote Unquotes" concert sponsored by Chatt. Songwriters Association. Free admission.

Thursday, May 15, 2 and 7 p.m.:  Cary Grant and Audrey Hepburn in Charade.  Free admission.

Monday, May 19, 6:30 p.m.:  The Backlot: A Place for Filmmakers with special guest film actor Stevie Ray Dallimore ("Ender's Game").  Free admission.

Thursday, June 5, 6 p.m.: Ambi-Artists Creative Cluster (based on "The Artist's Way" by Julia Cameron), pot luck dish artists mixer.


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