November 16, 2004

Movies opening

this week

n "National Treasure" (PG) - Tracking down a treasure that's centuries old, Benjamin Franklin Gates (Nicolas Cage) must unravel the clues to unlock the 2000-year-old mystery, even as he tries to elude the FBI and stay one step ahead of his formidable adversary (Sean Bean). Also starring Diane Kruger, Harvey Keitel and Justin Bartha.

n "The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie" (PG) - SpongeBob SquarePants is an optimistic, free-spirited sponge that was born in a rectangular shape, much like a kitchen sponge. Living at the bottom of the sea in a pineapple in the community of Bikini Bottom, SpongeBob works as a fry cook at the Krusty Krab diner, where his friends include Squidward the squid and a starfish named Patrick. Tom Kenny, Rodger Bumpass, Alec Baldwin, Bill Fagerbakke and Carolyn Lawrence lend their voices.

Open mic nite

7 to 9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 19

Washington County Free Library


100 S. Potomac St.


Teens in grades 9 through 12

The event offers an open mic forum to teens in grades 9 through 12 in the areas of music, dance, poetry, short stories, artwork and monologues. Refreshments will be sold and donations accepted. Proceeds will benefit the library's teen loft project. The event is presented by the teen advisory board.

Use the back entrance off Antietam Street.

- Compiled by

Jean Baraclough,

editorial assistant

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