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THURSDAY, AUGUST 2, 2007
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Last chance to see sculpture exhibit

The sculpture of Dennis Brickell is on display through Saturday at Carnegie Visual Arts Center, 207 Church St. N.E. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Call 341-0562.

Brickell, who also teaches at Eva School, uses a variety of material, topics and processes in his sculpture. Many of his works have spiritual meanings, and some incorporate the pyramids of ancient Egypt.

Old-time spirituals at Burritt

James Smith, known as “the Autoharp man from Al-la-bam,” will sing old-time spirituals in the Old Country Church at Burritt on the Mountain in Huntsville on Saturday from noon to 2 p.m.

His love is telling stories about gospel music, playing his autoharp and entertaining families.

Visitors will be admitted with regular admission: $6 for adults; $5 for seniors, military and students; and $4 for children 2 to 12 (free for Burritt members).

Regular hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday.

For information about the living history museum, call 536-2882 or check www. burrittonthemountain.com.

‘Happy Feet’ at Point Mallard Park

“Happy Feet,” a free movie in the park, will be shown Thursday, beginning at 8:30 p.m. at the Point Mallard Exposition Center (old ice rink in Point Mallard Park).

Refreshments will be served free while supplies last. This event is sponsored by Point Mallard Park and Pepsi of Decatur.

Compiled by Patrice Stewart

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