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The Jule Collins Smith Muesum will host a free screening of the documentary "My Toxic Backyard" Thursday, Sept. 25, at 5 p.m. In the film, residents of a small community fight for clean drinking water as the contaminated soil of an old manufacturing plant leaks dangerous toxins into the ground more than 20 years after the threat was first reported to the Environmental Protection Agency. The filmmaker, Katie Damien, first learned of the neighbors' story while shopping for a new home and uncovered how the issue could affect us all. Damien will attend the screening as a part of the Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers. For more, visit the museum's website.