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Outdoor summer movies coming to a park near you

Disney’s “Moana” will kick off CableOne’s Movie Night Friday, June 2, at Settlers Park in Meridian.
Disney’s “Moana” will kick off CableOne’s Movie Night Friday, June 2, at Settlers Park in Meridian. Disney

Grab your family and friends this summer for just a few opportunities to enjoy free kid-friendly movies on an outdoor screen.

Concessions are available on site, but don’t forget blankets, lawn chairs and, of course, your favorite movie date.

CableOne Movie Night: Start at dusk Fridays, June 2, through Aug. 25, at Settlers Park, 3245 N. Meridian Road, Meridian. Families are invited to come early and enjoy activities presented by rotating nightly sponsors before the movie begins each night. The Meridian Library District opens the series with the Summer Reading KickOff event from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, June 2. The community is invited to learn more about the benefits of summer-long reading and how to earn prizes. 489-0538, meridiancity.org/movienight.

▪  June 2: “Moana”

▪  June 9: “Pete’s Dragon”

▪  June 16: “The Secret Life of Pets”

▪  June 23: “Storks”

▪  June 30: “Sing”

▪  July 7: “Kubo and the Two Strings”

▪  July 14: “Beauty and the Beast”

▪  July 21: “Up”

▪  July 28: “101 Dalmatians”

▪  Aug. 4: “Finding Dory”

▪  Aug. 11: “BFG”

▪  Aug. 18: “The Jungle Book”

▪  Aug. 25: “The LEGO Batman Movie”

Silver Screen on the Green: Activities at 8:30 p.m. and movies at dusk, Fridays, June 16 through Aug. 18, Optimist Park, 16680 11th Ave. N., Nampa. 458-5858, nampaparksandrecreation.org.

▪  June 16: “Trolls”

▪  June 23: “Kubo and the Two Strings”

▪  June 30: “Secret Life of Pets”

▪  July 7: “Storks”

▪  July 14: “Finding Dory”

▪  July 21: “The LEGO Batman Movie”

▪  July 28: “Moana”

▪  Aug. 4: “Sing”

▪  Aug. 11: “Zootopia”

▪  Aug. 18: “Pete’s Dragon”

Movies Under the Stars: Free games for kids at 7 p.m. provided by Boise Parks and Recreation, movies at dusk Saturdays. See movie titles at parks.cityofboise.org/activities,-classes-and-sports/movies-under-the-stars.

▪  June 17: Julia Davis Park, 700 S. Capitol Blvd.

▪  June 24: Bowden Park, 3230 W. Edson St.

▪  July 15: Julia Davis Park, 700 S. Capitol Blvd.

▪  July 22: Sunset Park, 2625 N. 32nd St.

▪  Aug. 5: Ivywild Park, 416 W. Ivywild St.

▪  Aug. 12: Fort Boise Park, 155 E. Garrison Road

▪  Aug. 19: Julia Davis Park, 700 S. Capitol Blvd.

▪  Aug. 26: Molenaar Park, 2815 S. Maple Grove Road

Michelle Jenkins

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