Places to go and people to see

Places to go and people to see

Posted: Friday, December 2, 2011 8:02 pm

Friday
The Stables Tap Room
Grand opening
3 p.m. with live music starting at 9 p.m. featuring the Kimberlie Helton Band
Celebrate the rebirth of a Martin classic featuring a tap wall with 15 different draft beers.
Saturday
Sharing the Art
The Weakley County Arts and Humanities Council is calling all local talent to come out this weekend and share Christmas stories either orally, in writing or in art form. All ages from elementary through senior citizens are invited to tell their stories upstairs in the Tennessee Room at the C.E. Weldon Public Library from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Materials for recording, writing and/or illustrating Christmas memories will be made available for use at this time.
Members of the WCAHC will be there to facilitate all activities and invite visitors to bring photos for scanning.
If given permission, the stories, artwork and photos will be included in a future anthology project of the WCAHC.
Madrigals to perform
The Madrigals, a talented and award-winning group of vocalists from Henry County High School, under the direction of Blair Chadwick, will present a Christmas concert at 3 p.m. at the Dresden First United Methodist Church. There is no charge to attend and all community members are welcome to attend.
Sunday
Sunday Brunch
10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. UT Martin invites the community to join in on the last brunch of the semester and celebrate the Christmas season.
Fall concert
The University Singers and the New Pacer Singers will present their combined fall concert at 3 p.m. The concert will be in the Duncan Ballroom on the second floor of the Boling UniversityCenter on the University of Tennessee at Martin campus. The concert is free and open to the public.
Monday-Tuesday
Calling all actors
The Jackson Teen Theatre will have auditions for Thornton Wilder’s “Our Town” on Dec. 6 and 7 at 3:45 p.m. at the Ned R. McWherter West TN Cultural Arts Center across the street from the Greyhound Bus Station.
This is a play in three acts about the small town of Grover’s Corners following the Webb and Gibbs family through three acts – “daily life,” “love and marriage” and “death and eternity.”
The show will be performed on March 8 and 9.
For additional information, call (731) 425-8396.

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