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Summer Snow Party at the Legacy Theatre
Summer Snow Party at the Legacy Theatre

Patrick Russell of The Legacy Theater joined WTAX Weekend Newswatch Host Cheri Ballinger to talk about the Summer Snow Party July 19 & 20 at the Legacy Theater, featuring the animated Disney film Frozen, arts & crafts, and refreshments.

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