Calendar module icon

Calendar

Calendar view may be defaulted to display only a specific category of events. To see all or additional events, click "Select a Calendar" option below. Mark the calendar options of interest or "All Calendars" and click the calendar search icon. Once events populate in your selected calendar view, note some dates may display with a "Show More" button. Be sure to click this button to see all events scheduled for that date.

Date:
March 7, 2017
Time:
7:00 PM
Location:
Allen Public Library - Civic Auditorium
Address:
300 N. Allen Drive
Allen, TX 75013
Contact:
214-509-4911
Cost:
Free

Facebook Twitter Google Plus Email

Movie - Akeelah and the Bee (2006)

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

The inspirational story of Akeelah Anderson, an eleven-year-old girl from south Los Angeles with a gift for words. Despite the objections of her mother Tanya, Akeelah enters various spelling contests, for which she is tutored by the forthright Dr. Larabee; her principal Mr. Welch and the proud residents of her neighborhood. Akeelah's aptitude earns her an opportunity to compete for a spot in the Scripps National Spelling Bee and, in turn, unites her neighborhood who witness the courage and inspiration of one amazing little girl. Starring Angela Bassett, Laurence Fishburne, Keke Palmer. Rated PG; 112 minutes. An ALLen Reads program.