Wednesday, Dec 11, 2013
Classic Movie Presentation "Boys Town"
Date(s) & Time(s)::
March 2, 2013 at 7:00 PM
Location: Historic Liberty Theater, Downtown Murphysboro, IL
Starring Spencer Tracy and Mickey Rooney, it’s the story of a Catholic Priest, Father Edward J. Flanagan, who established a home for underpriviledged and delinquent boys. Mickey Rooney’s role of theReturn to event list.
wild and lost kid who bordered on the edge, became a classic in itself. Although the story is mostly fiction, there was and is a “Boys Town” near Omaha, Nebraska….and there was a real Father Flanagan.
Show time is 7:00 pm, and admission is by requested donation. Dollar concessions are available, and lighted lot parking is just steps away from the front door. This is a family event. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
All event proceeds benefit the all volunteer on-going restoration project of the Liberty, which is now a National Historic Site.
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