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What's happening in York this weekend
Welcome spring with the Pennsylvania Garden Show of York, March 2-4 in Memorial Hall at the York Expo Center. The theme for the show is Just Imagine, and it will feature display gardens and a garden market. Speakers include naturalist Jack Hubley, Jan Bills of Two Women and Hoe and Mark Viette of "In the Garden with Andre." Times: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. Admission: $10 adults, $9 seniors 62+ and students, under 12 free. Information: www.PAGSY.com.
DreamWrights Center for Community Arts presents "The Giver," adapted from the Newberry Award-winning book by Lois Lowry. Recommended for grade 5 through adults. Showtimes: 7 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 3 p.m. Saturday, March 3 and Sundays, 10 a.m. March 8. Tickets: general admission $11, reserved seating $15 in advance, $13 at the door. Information: dreamwrights.org.
Wine lovers can take in the 13th annual Tour de Tanks, March 3-25 on the Mason-Dixon Wine Trail. The event features 15 family-owned wineries in York, Adams, Lancaster and Dauphon counties in Pennsylvania as well as across the border in Maryland, with wine tastings, special tours of production areas and more presentations at each stop. Tickets are $30 and are good at all locations for all four weekends. Information: www.MasonDixonWineTrail.com.
Enjoy a twist on the classic dinner and a movie. The Capitol Theatre at the Appell Center for the Performing Arts, 50 N. George St., is partnering with Tutoni's restaurant in downtown York at 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 3. Come see the film "Big Night," starring Tony Shalhoub and Stanley Tucci as restaurateurs who pin their hopes of saving their eatery on one make-it-or-break-it evening. The film was selected by Tutoni's owner Toni Calderone. Tickets are $55 and include the movie, a three-course dinner at Tutoni's and gratuity. Or just enjoy the film for $7. Film is rated R. Information and menu options: www.appellcenter.org.
York College will show a series of international movies on Mondays through March. The films begin at 7 p.m. in Room 218 of the Humanities Center and will be shown in their original language with subtitles. Free. The screenings are: March 5, "Vivir es Facil (Living Is Easy with Eyes Closed)," in Spanish; March 12, "Reparer les Vivants (Heal the Living)," in French; and "Zwei Leben (Two Lives)," in German.