Ashby Sponsors Free ASD & Special Needs Friendly Movie Event

Assemblyman Jake Ashby is proud to announce a FREE showing of “The Secret Life of Pets” at The Crandell Theater on Saturday, Aug. 18. Joining Assemblyman Ashby to sponsor the event will be Columbia County Clerk Holly Tanner and Will Truitt.

Admission to the theater will begin at 11:30 a.m., with the movie to air at 12 p.m. The event is part of the statewide ‘Think Differently’ movement that offers events that cater specifically to children who have special needs.

The event is open to the public and free of charge (refreshments will be available for purchase), interested persons are asked to RSVP via email to as seating is limited.

The historic Crandell Theater is located at 48 Main St., Chatham, New York 12037. You can visit The Crandell online at