Wilkes University will host the award-winning KIDS FIRST! film festival on select Sundays this summer. A series of age appropriate movies will be shown at 3 p.m. on June 15, July 20 and Aug. 17 in Stark Learning Center, room 101. The Sunday film events are free and each lasts no more than 90 minutes.
KIDS FIRST! is a project of the Coalition for Quality Children’s Media. All of the films presented are educational and free of gratuitous violence; race, gender, or religious bias; and condescension towards children.
There are three main themes:
Of Land and Sea, suitable for ages four and above
3 p.m. Sunday, June 15
70 minutes total
Never Give Up, suitable for ages eight and above
3 p.m. Sunday, July 20
84 minutes total
We Are the World, suitable for ages five and above
3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 17
76 minutes total
View full movie descriptions at www.wilkes.edu/summer. For more information, please call Michele Garrison at (570) 408-4239.