Resort's free films to have 'noir' theme

A series of free screenings of classic movies starts Friday at Loews Ventana Canyon Resort, 7000 N. Resort Drive.

Movies will be shown at dusk on the Cascade Terrace by the pool at the resort.

Movie-themed cocktails and food will be available for purchase. The theme for this spring's series is "Film Noir and the Femme Fatale."

Here's the lineup:

• Saturday: "The Maltese Falcon" (1941) starring Humphrey Bogart and Mary Astor.

• April 12: "Double Indemnity" (1944) starring Fred MacMurray and Barbara Stanwyck.

• April 19: "Sunset Boulevard" (1950) starring William Holden and Gloria Swanson.

• April 26: "In a Lonely Place" (1950) starring Humphrey Bogart and Gloria Grahame.

'Jesus, Bible, Land' is new church series

The Adult Formation Ministries at St. Philip's in the Hills Episcopal Church is offering a forum series, "Jesus, the Bible and the Land," at 7 p.m. Mondays April 15-May 20.

St. Philip's rector, the Rev. John Kitagawa, will lead an exploration of Jesus as portrayed in the Bible and in relation to the geography of the Holy Land.

The public is invited to attend. People may attend as many sessions as they like.

St. Philip's is at 4440 N. Campbell Ave. at East River Road. Parking is available in the north parking lot or under the solar covered parking structure on the east side.

Call 299-6421 for more information.

Health-care law to be discussed at forum

St. Francis in the Foothills United Methodist Church will hold a forum on the Affordable Health Care Act Sunday, open to anyone interested in what the new legislation means for them and their loved ones - especially those who are unemployed and cannot afford health insurance.

The forum will be from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at St. Francis Church, 4625 E. River Road.

It will be led by Tucson physician Eve Shapiro; Peg Harmon, executive director of Catholic Community Services; and Rep. Ethan Orr.

The forum is sponsored by the St. Francis teams for Health Ministries and the Pima County Interfaith Council.

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