168 Hour Film Festival continues from 10 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. today at the Alex Theatre, 216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale. Aspiring filmmakers have randomly selected a Bible verse and are given 168 hours, or one week, to make a film based on the verse. Tickets range from $15 to $45 and can be purchased by calling (818) 557-8507 or visiting www.168project.com.
Creation Entertainment will host its 16th annual Grand Slam XVI: The Sci-Fi Summit from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday at the Burbank Airport Marriott Hotel, 2500 N. Hollywood Way, Burbank. There will be celebrities from â€œStar Trek,â€ â€œHeroes,â€ â€œSmallvilleâ€ and more. Admission is $25. Tickets for children 7 to 12 are $20 at the door only, and children 6 and under are free with a parent or guardian. Call (818) 409-0960, or www.creationent.com.
The Chevy Chase Country Club will present its fourth in a series of monthly original art exhibitions featuring four artists Andrea Dern, Lynne Fearman, Don Munz and Jeff Ward. The country club is at 3067 Chevy Chase Drive, Glendale. ?
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