Film Screening: "The Other Side of Immigration"
Part of the Fifth Annual King's College Diversity Film Festival, "The Other Side of Immigration" asks why so many Mexicans have migrated the United States and what's happened to the families and communities they've left behind, 7 p.m., Oct. 7, Burke Auditorium, William G. McGowan School of Business. Free. INFO: (570) 208-8021.
The Thirteenth Invitational Emerging Artists Exhibition
Coordinated by local artist Sue Hand, the exhibition will include works by area high school students. Meet the Artist reception: Oct. 16, 6-8 p.m. King's College, Widmann Gallery, Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center. Free. INFO: (570) 208-5900, ext. 5328.
King's Theatre Department kicks off the season with performances of the Tony Award-winning musical, "1776," music and lyrics by Sherman Edwards, book by Peter Stone, Oct. 1-3 and Oct. 8-10 at 7:30 p.m. and Oct. 4 at 2 p.m., George P. Maffei II Theatre, Administration Building. Admission: $12; students/senior citizens, $5. INFO: (570) 208-5825.
Film Screening: "Crash"
Winner of three Academy Awards including Best Picture, "Crash" is an ensemble drama about racial and social tensions in Los Angeles. Part of the Fifth Annual King's College Diversity Film Festival, 7 p.m. Sept. 30, Burke Auditorium, William G. McGowan School of Business, King's College. Free. INFO: (570) 208-8021.