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SOUNDS LIKE FUN: Augusta Arts Center will present Rodgers and Hammerstein's "The Sound of Music" at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Augusta Community Center, 601 Main St.

There will be a matinee at 3 p.m. Sunday.

Tickets cost $7.50 for adults, $5 for students and $3 for children 12 and younger.

Dinner will be served at 5:30 p.m. Friday. Tickets for dinner and the show cost $15 for adults and $5 for children 12 and younger.

Call (715) 286-2676 for reservations.

READ ALL ABOUT IT: Paranormal expert Chad Lewis will sign copies of his new book "Hidden Headlines of Wisconsin" from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at Borders, 4030 Commonwealth Ave.

The book contains 275 bizarre newspaper stories printed from 1860 to 1910. Headlines include strange deaths, sea serpents, medical anomalies and UFOs.

For information call 832-2852 or click on

OUT OF THIS WORLD: Micon Cinemas Stadium 8 will show the sci-fi comedy "It Came From Another World" at 5 and 7 p.m. Sunday at 475 Chippewa Mall Drive, Chippewa Falls.

Filmed in the Twin Cities, the spoof pays homage to cheesy black-and-white science fiction movies of the 1950s. "It Came From Another World"

World features a regional cast including Mike Cook of Eau Claire, who plays a police officer.

"It Came From Another World" is a loose sequel to 2006's "The Monster of Phantom Lake." This time, Professor Daniel Jackson (Josh Craig) is sent to the deep woods to find a lost colleague. While searching, the professor stumbles upon a mysterious meteorite that could doom the planet.

Director Christopher R. Mihm and cast members Cook and Craig will attend the screenings.

Tickets cost $5. DVDs will be available after the show. Visit for more information.

MOVIE NIGHT: Eau Claire Parks and Recreation will show the movie "Night at the Museum" at 9 p.m. Monday in Carson Park's football stadium.

The PG-rated movie, starring Ben Stiller, will be shown on a 25-foot screen and in surround sound.

Admission is free. Concessions will be available. Call 839-5032 for details.

From staff reports