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Harry Potter Movie Marathon (December 2018)
Accio, movie viewers! The Vortex will be showing all eight original Harry Potter movies from Wednesday, December 26 through Friday, December 28 for teens in grades 6 through 12. We’ll start the movies at 12:30 p.m. each day and watch until we’ve seen them all! The approximate schedule will be as follows: Wednesday, December 26: 3 p.m.: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets 5:45 p.m.: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Thursday, December 27: 3:15 p.m.: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix 5:30 p.m.: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Friday, December 28: 3 p.m.: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Pt. 2 We will also have Potterverse trivia (with small prizes), coloring pages and light refreshments. Don’t miss the fun!