"Star Wars: Episode III" to Kick-Off Book Fair
Release Date: 10/13/2005
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: Sylvia Blair
Community Relations Coordinator/Web Editor
Carroll Community College Presents Star Wars: Episode III
Movie Serves as Kick-Off to Ninth Annual Random House Book Fair
The public is invited to Carroll Community College on Friday, Nov. 11, 2005 for an evening kick-off celebration of the Ninth Annual Random House Book Fair. Beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the Theater in the Scott Center, the college will present a viewing of the summer movie blockbuster "Star Wars: Episode III." The event will be held at the campus at 1601 Washington Rd. in Westminster, Md.
Families, groups and individuals will have the chance to meet costumed characters from the movie, courtesy of Random House. Random House is the publisher of the most recent Star Wars book, and the largest publisher of books in the world. The company's distribution center is located in Westminster, Md.
Admission is $2.00 per person and $7.00 per family (2 adults with children 12 and under). Tickets can be purchased at the door. Star Wars books will be available for sale at a 20 percent discount.
"This exciting event is sure to build momentum for the Book Fair, which is being held the next day, Saturday, Nov. 12 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., at the college. We expect patrons from the region will take the opportunity to experience this popular film at a family-friendly price, all to benefit a good cause," said Steven Wantz, executive director of Institutional Development and of the Carroll Community College Foundation.
Proceeds from both events help to fund student scholarships. For more information, contact Kathy Mayan at 410-386-8155.