As you start filling in your summer calendar with fun family activities, don't forget to keep Thursdays in July and August open for the city's free series.
Every year the city of Pleasanton shows free family films at dusk in , behind the Dolores Bengtson Aquatic Center, 4455 Black Ave.
This year's line-up:
- July 14: Despicable Me
- July 21: How to Train Your Dragon
- July 28: Cats and Dogs: Revenge of Kitty Galore
- Aug. 4: Toy Story 3
- Aug. 11: Tangled
- Aug. 18: Tron Legacy
Families can bring a picnic, blankets and low beach chairs. Good viewing spots usually fill up quickly, so arriving early is a good idea.
For more information, visit the city's website.