Get prepared to audition for the play Cinderella 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday at Vive Les Arts Theatre.
This workshop will help young actors know what to expect from the audition. Children will be learning a song and dance and will perform for friends and family at the end of the workshop. Workshop participation does not guarantee a part in the show.
The cost is $5 per child. Cinderella will be on stage May 13-15.
For more information or to purchase tickets, call 526-9090 or visit www.vlatheatre.com.
Take 190 West
Salute the arts at Take 190 West, featuring artists, authors and sculptors, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. March 5 at the Killeen Civic and Conference Center. There is no admission charge.
For more information, call 501-3888.
Legends: Greatest Hits
Listen to the songs that have topped the charts throughout the years 7 p.m. March 4 and 8 p.m. March 5 at Vive Les Arts Theatre.
Genres include country, pop, rock, R&B, and Christian.
For more information, call 526-9090 or visit www.vlatheatre.org.
Entries for the Barclay Visual Arts Competition and Exhibition will be accepted 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday and Tuesday at the Cultural Activities Center.
Mediums can include three-dimensional art, drawing, painting and photography. The contest is available to all residents of Bell County and includes competition for adults and students in junior or senior high school. Memberships in art clubs and organizations are not required.
The exhibit will be held Saturday through April 1.
For more information, call 773-9926 or visit www.cacarts.org.
The annual chamber music concert will be held 7:30 p.m. March 5 at the Mary Alice Marshall Performing Arts Center at Temple College.
The special assembly of instruments, including flute and piccolo, clarinet and bass clarinet, piano, alto saxophone, trumpet, cello and percussion, will provide a musical tapestry of special chamber selections.
Composers such as Mendelssohn and Beethoven will be featured, with an additional presentation of Remembering Tomorrow. Additionally, audience members will be entertained by Façade by William Walton.
Admission is free for military members and their families. General admission is $20 for adults and $5 for students. Children under 6 years old are not allowed in the auditorium for Temple Symphony performances.
For more information or to purchase tickets, call 778-6683 or visit www.templesymphony.org.
Central Texas poets and writers of prose will read their works 7-9 p.m. March 3 at Tablerock Ampitheaters inside stage. An open microphone at 8:15 p.m. encourages new poets and writers to read two minutes of their
Guest poet will be Thom Woodruff, who tours poetry festivals in England and Australia. In his adopted city of Austin he can be seen improvising at open mic nights.
The Poetry Festival scheduled in February was canceled because of bad weather.
For more information, call 947-9205 or visit www.tablerock.org.
Easter Egg Extravaganza
Make a glass Easter egg, hummingbird feeder or other unique glass-blown gift through March at Salado Arts Workshop.
Active-duty military, veterans and their families receive a 30 percent discount on Mondays.
For more information, call 654-9171 or visit www.saladoartsworkshop.org.
Celebrate Texas wine and food 6-9 p.m. Saturday on The Square in Georgetown.
Enjoy an evening of shopping while sampling Texas wines and dining on local restaurants best fare. Live jazz music will be provided by Joe Cordi on the steps of the Williamson County Courthouse.
Only 350 tickets will be sold. Tickets are $30 and can be purchased at the Visitor Information Center on 101 E. 7th St.
For more information, call (512) 930-2027 or e-mail email@example.com.
Wine tasting class
Attend a wine tasting class 5:45-6:45 p.m. Tuesday at Georgetown Winery.
The class includes two red wines, two white wines, one fruit wine, a meat and cheese tray, souvenir wine glass and one dessert wine tasting. After the class, all wines from the tasting will be on sale.
Registration is required. The cost is $12.95 per person.
For more information, call (512) 869-8600 or visit http://georgetownwinery.com.
Into the Woods
Bring the entire family on a journey Into the Woods 7-9 p.m. Wednesday at the Jesse and Mary Gibbs Jones Theater in the Fine Arts Center at Southwestern University.
With characters from timeless fairy tales, such as Cinderella, Jack and the Beanstalk and Little Red Riding Hood, this musical is sure to entertain.
Inspired by the 1976 book, The Uses of Enchantment, this musical captures the complications of modern society and the difficulties we encounter on the paths of our lives.
For more information, call (512) 863-1378 or visit www.southwestern.edu.
Williamson County Symphony Orchestra
Sounds of strings will fill the air 7:30 p.m. March 4 at Sun City Ballroom.
For more information, visit www.williamsoncountysymphonyorchestra.org.
The opening of the exhibition, New Art in Austin: 15 to watch, will be held 6-9 p.m. Friday at the Austin Museum of Art Downtown.
New Art in Austin features the innovations and explorations of emerging Central Texas artists who make cutting-edge work in a variety of media. Selections for this edition address a range of themes.
At the reception, meet the artists and enjoy complimentary light hors doeuvres, cocktails and live music.
Attendees must be a member of the museum. Membership can be purchased online or at the door.
For more information, call (512) 495-9224 or visit www.amoa.org.
The Dinner Detective
An interactive murder mystery dinner show will be held 6:15 p.m. Saturday at the Marriott Hotel on 300 E. 4th St.
By hiding actors among the customers, everyone is a suspect in this thrilling and hilarious evening out. Admission includes a four-course meal and dinner show. A prize package awaits the top sleuth of the evening.
For more information or to purchase tickets, call (800) 421-7305 or visit www.thedinnerdetective.com/sites/austin.
Ready. Set. Red!
Engage in a cross-city challenge March 5. Packet pick-up and registration is 8-10 a.m., the challenge will take place from 10 a.m.-noon, and awards will be given at 1 p.m.
Grab a teammate and pound the pavement to benefit the American Red Cross of Central Texas.
Teams will make their way through downtown Austin, completing various challenges that test physical, mental and disaster response skills. Finish as many challenges as possible before the deadline then race back to turn in points.
For more information, call (512) 928-4271 or visit www.centex.redcross.org.
See Almost, Maine and get Cut 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the indoor theatre of the Elizabeth Huth Coates Theatre.
Almost, Maine is about life and love in the small mythical town of the same name. As the northern lights hover in the star-filled sky, Almosts residents find themselves falling in and out of love in unexpected and often hilarious ways.
Ingram Tom Moore High School theater department will perform Cut, a comedy about the complications that arise when actors forget who is playing whom as they rehearse a play within a play within a play.
For more information, call (830) 367-5120 or visit www.hcaf.com/theatre.
An emerging spring photography class will be held 9-11 a.m. Saturday at the Houston Arboretum and Nature Center.
Walk the grounds of the center looking for green shoots and leaves as well as early spring flowers to take photos of. Bring a camera, wide angle lens or a macro lens, flash, and a tripod.
The cost is $70 for members and $95 for non-members.
For more information, call (713) 681-8433 or visit www.houstonarboretum.org/photographing_emerging_spring.asp.
Houston Livestock Show, Rodeo
A livestock show and rodeo will be held Tuesday through March 20 in Houston. Friday rodeo performances begin at 6:45 p.m., Saturday and Sunday rodeo performances begin at 3:45 p.m., and all performances begin with rodeo action followed by the star entertainer.
Upcoming artists include: Clay Walker Tuesday, Trace Adkins Wednesday, Sugarland March 3, Janet Jackson March 4, Billy Currington March 5, Selena Gomez March 6, Tim McGraw March 7, Keith Urban March 8, Martina McBride March 9.
For the complete list of performers, visit www.rodeohouston.com.
To purchase tickets, call (800) 726-1313 or visit www.ticketmaster.com/rodeohouston.
Jerry Seinfeld will perform at 7 p.m. Friday at the Bass Concert Hall at the University of Texas Austin in Austin.
Liza Minnelli will perform at 7 p.m. March 3 at the Long Center for the Performing Arts in Austin.
Rodney Carrington will perform at 7 p.m. March 4 and 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. March 5 at the Majestic Theatre in Dallas.
Korn and Disturbed will perform at 7:30 p.m. March 8 at the Bell County Expo Center in Belton.
Lady Gaga will perform at 8 p.m. April 6 at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin.
Tim McGraw Tim McGraw, with special guests Luke Bryan and The Band Perry, will perform at 7 p.m. April 9 at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin.
Stone Sour, Theory Of A Deadman, Skillet, Halestorm and Art of Dying will perform at 6 p.m. April 15 at the Bell County Expo Center in Belton.
For more information on upcoming concerts, visit www.ticketmaster.com or www.uterwincenter.com/events.
4 p.m. Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, PG *
7 p.m. True Grit, PG-13
Country Strong, PG-13
True Grit, PG-13
Country Strong, PG-13
True Grit, PG-13
* $1 show
All shows start at 7 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Palmer Theater is located in Bldg. 334 at the corner of 31st Street and 761st Tank Battalion Avenue. For a recording of all upcoming features, call 287-3851.
Philip Joyner will sign copies of the book Captured Emotions through Sunday at the Clear Creek Post Exchange.
For more information, call 532-7200.
Meet and Greet Nickelodeon's SpongeBob SquarePants Sat., Mar. 5, 13:00 Fort Hood Clear Creek Main Exchange Come and meet Nickelodeon's SpongeBob SquarePants at your Clear Creek Main Exchange on Saturday, March 5th from 1pm-3pm during our Outdoor Living Grand opening event. FEB. 25-26
Wit, Will and Walls book signing
Betty Kilby will sign copies of the book Wit, Will and Walls 9 a.m.-6 p.m. tomorrow and Saturday at the Clear Creek Post Exchange.
Enter through March 31 to win a trip to Las Vegas. Pick up a punch card at Club Hood and fill it by purchasing a meal at any of the following events held at Club Hood: daily lunch, Beef and Burgundy, Family Pasta Night, or Sunday Brunch.
After seven punches, drop your card off in one of the drop boxes located at Club Hood. Only one punch per visit, per family. Enter as many times as you like.
The winning card will be drawn on April 4 and its winner will receive a trip for two to Las Vegas, hotel and airfare. Winners must be at least 21 years of age. Prize package expires one year after issuance.
CLUB HOOD MENU
Club Hood offers lunch 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Monday-Friday (excluding holidays and training holidays) for $6.95.
Title: CivilianJobs.Com Job Fair Start Date & Time: Fri., Mar. 3, 10:00 Location: Club Hood Summary: CivilianJobs.com will host a Job Fair on 3 March, 10 am - 2 pm at Club Hood. Separating and Retiring Military, Veterans, Family Members and the public are invited.
All military and prior military may pre-register online at www.CivilianJobs.com and be matched with companies based on your career and geographical preferences.
National and Regional Opportunities in: Management, Medical, Driving, Engineering, Sales, Administration, Aviation, Customer Services, Law Enforcement, Logistics, Maintenance, and more!
See attached Flyer or call (678) 819-4132 for Job Fair Information
Electrical contractor will be installing new metal power line poles along Tank Destroyer from Minue St to 37th St east of TJ Mills. This will involve the partial closure of the eastbound, southernmost lane on Monday, Feb. 28 from 0800 hrs to 2400 hrs. Construction signs will be in place, flagmen will be posted and the lane will be coned off. Please proceed with caution.
The Dog Whisperer is currently accepting applications for residents in Fort Hood housing for an upcoming episode to be filmed April 19-21. Fort Hood residents can nominate a family by visiting the show's submission website at www.cesarsway.com/dogwhisperer/submissions.
The Dog Whisperer is looking for a wide variety of dog problems, including unusual phobias, obsessions, fearful behavior, aggression or any other unique situations that Cesar could help transform.
The quarterly Troops to Teachers briefing will be held at the education center Friday, Feb. 25 at 1300 hours. All personnel considering a second career in teaching in public schools are invited to attend. The briefing will be presented by the Texas State Coordinator for the Troops to Teachers Program.