Upcoming Events ...


Project Renaissance set for February 18

Project Renaissance is slated for 11 a.m. to noon on Saturday, February 18, at the North Muskegon Branch Library.

Learn about prominent artists from the Harlem Renaissance and recreate their masterpieces to celebrate Black History Month.

Registration required. Call (231) 744-6080 or visit https://madl.evanced.info/signup/Calendar.

Bling Thing set for February 10, 11

The 10th Bling Thing fundraiser for Hackley Public Library is set February 10 and 11, at the Barclay Place Event Center, 2330 Barclay St., in Muskegon.

This sale of jewelry and accessories is presented by the Friends of Hackley Public Library.

Proceeds benefit library programs and activities.

The event starts 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday, February 10, with wine and chocolates. A $15 donation is requested at the door.

Saturday has free admission 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., with coffee and hot chocolate compliments of Biggby Coffee. The floor closes at noon and reopen at 12:15 p.m. for half off sale (excluding fine jewelry).

Mozart & Haydn Concert Set for March 3

The West Michigan Symphony will present ‘Mozart & Haydn,’ 7:30 p.m., Friday, March 3, in the Frauenthal Theater, with conductor Scott Speck and Njioma Grevious on violin.

The concert features satisfying classical sandwich of Mozart and Haydn, filled with more recent, expressive works in between.

Musical works include:? Mozart: Symphony no.35, “Haffner”; Marcus Norris: Glory; Berlioz: Reverie et Caprice; and Haydn: Symphony no. 94, “Surprise.”

This concert is part of the Premier (8 concerts), Masterworks (5 concerts). For more information, visit https://westmichigansymphony.org/events/mozart-and-haydn/