The Lower Columbia Preservation Society will hold its "Astoria on Film, Vol. II" Film Festival 3 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m., Sept. 25 at the Columbia Theater at 1102 Marine Drive in Astoria.

The festival will feature rare newsreels and private films depicting significant people and events in the Astoria area. The event also honors workers who built Astoria.

The Lower Columbia Preservation Society is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to "preserve, protect, and promote the historic architecture in the Lower Columbia region."

For more information, call (503) 325-3981 and visit the LCPS Web site at


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