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Saturday

The Hudgens Center for the Arts is hosting June Family Day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. The "Ugly Tie" Contest will be held at noon. To enter the contest, drop off a tie at the Arts Center today. For more information, call 770-623-6002.

The City of Duluth presents Flicks on the Bricks featuring "Bee Movie" at dusk Saturday at the Duluth Town Green. Admission is free.

Thursday

The Hudgens Center for the Arts is hosting "Art Rocks" after-work social from 5 to

7:30 p.m. Thursday. Admission for members is $5, nonmembers $10. Call 770-623-6002 for reservations.

June 20

Gwinnett County Community Theatre Festival hosted by the Aurora Theatre will be held June 20 to 22 and 27 to 29 at the Aurora Theatre in Lawrenceville. Shows will be at 8 p.m. June 20, 1:30 and 8 p.m. June 21,

1:30 p.m. June 22, 8 p.m. June 27, 1:30 and 8 p.m. June 28 and 1:30 p.m. June 29. For more information, call 678-226-6222 or visit www.auroratheatre.com.

June 28

Beatrice Smith Samples will discuss her work "Maggie McKinnon" at Borders Books, 1705 Mall of Georgia Blvd. in Buford, from 1 to 4 p.m. June 28. For more information, call 678-482-0872.

For its Movies on Main Street, a series of revivals and classic films, Suwanee will show "Invasion of the Body Snatchers" at 8 p.m. June 28 at the Burnette-Rogers Pavilion on Main Street. The event is free and open to the public; movies are for adult viewers.

July 11

Kudzu Art Zone in Norcross "Feel the Heat" event runs July 11 through Aug. 23. Kudzu Art Zone is located at 116 Carlyle St. in Norcross. Visit www.kudzuartzone.org for more information.

July 26

For its Movies on Main Street, a series of revivals and classic films, Suwanee will show "Dr. Strangelove, or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb" at 8 p.m. July 26 at the Burnette-Rogers Pavilion on Main Street. The event is free and open to the public; movies are for adult viewers.

Aug. 23

For its Movies on Main Street, a series of revivals and classic films, Suwanee will show "Young Frankenstein" and "Oedipus Wrecks" starting at 8 p.m. Aug. 23 at the Burnette-Rogers Pavilion on Main Street. The event is free and open to the public; movies are for adult viewers.

Sept. 5

Kudzu Art Zone in Norcross will present "Leaps 'N Bounds" from Sept. 5 through Oct. 25. Kudzu Art Zone is located at 116 Carlyle St. in Norcross. Visit www.kudzuartzone.org for more information.

Sept. 27

JapanFest will be held at the Convention Center at the Gwinnett Center on Sept. 27 and 28. Call 404-926-3020 for more information.

Nov. 7

Kudzu Art Zone in Norcross will present "Eight by Ten Variations" from Nov. 7 through Dec. 20. Kudzu Art Zone is located at 116 Carlyle Street in Norcross. Visit www.kudzuartzone.orgfor more information.

Ongoing events

The Hudgens Center for the Arts is hosting the "Black, White and Color" exhibit of the illustrations of Bill Stevensnow through Aug. 30. For more information, call 770-623-6002.

The Hudgens Center for the Arts is hosting the "Gifts from Africa: Bronzes, Art and Artifacts" exhibit of the personal collection of African art through December. For more information, call 770-623-6002.

Aurora Theatre will host Lawrenceville Ghost Tours at 8:30 p.m. every Friday and Saturday night through September with an expanded Halloween schedule that will include tours every night in October. Tickets are $12 for adults and $9 for children. For reservations, call 678-226-6222 or visit www.scarystroll.com for more information.

ART Station Contemporary Arts Center will present three exhibitions, Experimental Textures in Watermedia, Textile Works of Betsey VonDreele and the DeKalb County Secondary Schools and Faculty Exhibition through Saturday. ART Station is located at 5384 Manor Drive in Stone Mountain.