by Sam Hill
Not many people refer to movies as motion pictures. In the early days of cinema, films were just that - pictures that moved - and the world was captivated by them. Time has passed, and technological advances have pushed the medium into realms perhaps unimagined by it's pioneers.
Put on your favorite Buster Keaton costume, smuggle in some popcorn and join author and historian Arthur Hart as he presents an illustrated presentation about the early days of cinema and movie stars from an era gone by at Idaho Goes to the Movies.
3 p.m. FREE. Heatherwood Retirement Community, 5277 Kootenai St., Boise, heatherwoodretirementcommunity.com.