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THURSDAY 1.13
MEET THE ARTISTS OF ‘LITTLE WOMEN’ 11:30 a.m. The Pensacola Opera Guild will host a “Meet the Artist” Luncheon at Heritage Hall in Seville Quarter. Excerpts from the show will be performed. $25, reservations required. Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. 434-6211 or pensacolaopera.com.
‘PAPERWORKS 2011’ RECEPTION 6-8 p.m. A national exhibition juried by New Orleans Curator and Gallerist Mia Kaplan. The exhibition explores the endless manipulation of paper-based art, whether serving as a canvas or as the primary medium for the work itself. University of West Florida, TAG Art Gallery, Bldg 82, 11000 University Parkway. 474-2696 or tag82uwf.wordpress.com.
‘THE LAMENTABLE AND TRUE TRAGEDIE OF M. ARDEN OF FEVERSHAM IN KENT’ 7:30 p.m. The Southeastern Teen Shakespeare Company is performing Thursday through Sunday. $20. Pensacola Little Theatre, 400 S. Jefferson St. 432-2042 or pensacolalittletheatre.com.
GULF COAST KID’S HOUSE TOUR 8:30 a.m. This introduction to the house provides an informative overview of the concepts and processes of the house’s mission, including a tour of the cheerful, child-friendly facility. Gulf Coast Kid’s House, 3401 N. 12th Ave. 595-5800 or gulfcoastkidshouse.org.
‘ESCAMBIA COUNTY’S KEEPING THE PEACE’ 12 p.m. John Appleyard resumes his lecture series on the history of Pensacola, dealing with the subject of the evolution of our sheriff’s roles, Pensacola police departments, jails and local courts. Lunch provided by New Yorker Deli. $15. Reservations required. The Bowden Building, 120 E. Church St. 438-6505 or pensacolaheritage.org.
ART HISTORY LECTURE SERIES AT PMA: ‘SUMERIAN ART’ 6-7 p.m. Alice Schwehm, UWF Art History Lecturer, will discuss art dating from 2400 B.C. that influenced the Greeks and Egyptians. Free and open to the public. Pensacola Museum of Art Assembly Room, 400 S. Jefferson St. 432-6247 or pensacolamuseumofart.org.
ART CLASS AT PAINTING WITH A TWIST 6-9 p.m. Bring your favorite bottle of wine or beverage, and paint a picture step by step that you will take home. 16 years and older. Theme: Sour Puss. Painting with a Twist, 4771 Bayou Blvd., Suite C-11. $45. 471-1450 or paintingwithatwist.com/pensacola.
MUSIC: THE SHADES 7 p.m. No Cover. Five Sister’s Blues Café, 421 W. Belmont St. 912-4856 or fiversistersbluescafe.com.
MUSIC: BROOKS HUBBERT III 9 p.m. End O’ The Alley in Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. 434-6211 or sevillequarter.com.

FRIDAY 1.14
‘TWELTH NIGHT OR WHAT YOU WILL’ 7 p.m. Fundraising event and dinner theater featuring two one-act plays by Tennessee Williams. $25, reservations required. Sanctuary in the Grove, Theatre West, 9732 Sidney Road. 912-4087 or sanctuarytheatrewest.com.
ARBOR DAY CELEBRATION 9 a.m. The City of Pensacola Department of Parks and Recreation, Clean & Green and the Pensacola Federation of Garden Clubs invites the public to the celebration of Arbor Day reception. Garden Center, 1850 N. Ninth Ave. 436-5670 or playpensacola.com.
ART CLASS AT PAINTING WITH A TWIST 6:30-8:30 p.m. Bring your favorite bottle of wine or beverage, and paint a picture step by step that you will take home. 16 years and older. Theme: Red Landscape. Painting with a Twist, 4771 Bayou Blvd., Suite C-11. $35. 471-1450 or paintingwithatwist.com/pensacola.
‘THE LAMENTABLE AND TRUE TRAGEDIE OF M. ARDEN OF FEVERSHAM IN KENT’ 7:30 p.m. The Southeastern Teen Shakespeare Company is performing Thursday through Sunday. $20. Pensacola Little Theatre, 400 S. Jefferson St. 432-2042 or pensacolalittletheatre.com.
MUSIC: PERPETUAL GROOVE, BROOKS 9 p.m. $12-$15. Vinyl Music Hall, 2 Palafox. vinylmusichall.com.
MUSIC: THE SHIZ 9 p.m. The Deck Bar at The Fish House, 600 S. Barracks St. 470-0003 or fishhouse.goodgrits.com.
MUSIC: SMOKESTACK & THE FOOTHILL FURY, JUSTIN OTTO 7 p.m. $5-$7. The Handlebar, 319 N. Tarragona St. 434-9060 or handlebarpensacola.com.
MUSIC: ACOUSTIFUNK 7 p.m. No Cover. Hub Stacey’s Downtown, 312 E. Government St. 4699-1001 or hubstaceys.com.
MUSIC: MOST WANTED 7 p.m. Hub Stacey’s at the Point, 5851 Galvez Road. 497-0071 or hubstaceys.com.
MUSIC: MICHAEL VINCENT 7 p.m. Paradise Bar & Grill, 21 Via De Luna Drive. 916-5087 or paradisebar-grill.com.
MUSIC: BROOKS HUBBERT III 9 p.m. End O’ The Alley in Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. 434-6211 or sevillequarter.com.

SATURDAY 1.15
PENSACOLA BEACH RUN 5K, 10K AND 1/2 MARATHON 8 a.m. Begin at Casino Beach. All three courses are flat and fast. Pick the distance you want at the turns. Beautiful runs adjacent to the beaches for all three courses. Packet pickup at The Grand Marlin, just across the bridge on Pensacola Beach, on Friday from 3-8 p.m. Several exhibitors and drink and food specials. 932-1500.
AFRICAN AMERICAN HERITAGE SOCIETY PRESENTS ‘DANGEROUS OCCUPATIONS: PULLMAN PORTERS’ 7 p.m. Dr. Vibert White Jr. of University of Central Florida will present a lecture and discussion about Pullman porters in various cities of Florida and how they played a major role in forging the black middle class. J. Earle Bowden Building, 120 E. Church St. 469-1456.
FLORIAN LAROUSSE AT PENSACOLA STATE COLLEGE 7:30 p.m. Florian Larousse, classical guitarist, will perform. $10 general admission, $8 for seniors, children, non-Pensacola State College students; $6, Senior Club members, Pensacola State College staff/faculty/retirees; free for Pensacola State College students. Ashmore Fine Arts Auditorium, 1000 College Blvd. 484-1314.
PUBLIC SKATING 1:30-2:30 p.m., 3-4 p.m., 4:30-5:30 p.m. Pensacola Civic Center, 201 E. Gregory St. 432-0800 pensacolafigureskating.com.
‘TRANSITIONING TO VEGAN EATING’ 1 p.m. Learn from Jenn Knight, owner and chef at End of the Line Coffee Shop. She will include information about vegan proteins such as meat alternatives, egg replacements and baking. $20-$30. Ever’man Natural Foods, 315 W. Garden St. 438-0402 or everman.org.
‘LITTLE WOMEN’ BOOK PARTY 2 p.m. Free. In conjunction with the Pensacola Opera production of “Little Women”, there will be a book party at Barnes and Noble, 1200 Airport Blvd. Free. 433-6737 or pensacolaopera.com.
OPERA HORS D’OEUVRES 5 p.m. Join Pensacola Opera’s Artists in Residence and Director of Education at Barnes and Nobles Booksellers for a free and family-friendly taste of “Little Women”. Includes an informal discussion about the opera as well as musical tastes from it sung by our Artists in Residence. Free. 433-6737 or pensacolaopera.com.
FILM SCREENING OF ‘HOWL’ 7 p.m. UWF presents a free screening of the film “Howl” starring James Franco as poet Allen Ginsberg. The evening will include door prizes, raffles and a guest speaker leading a discussion on the life of Allen Ginsberg. The Vault at Artel Gallery, 223 S. Palafox. 432-3080 or artelgallery.org.
‘TWELTH NIGHT OR WHAT YOU WILL’ 7 p.m. Fundraising event featuring two one-act plays by Tennessee Williams. $25, reservations required. Sanctuary in the Grove, Theatre West, 9732 Sidney Road. 912-4087 or sanctuarytheatrewest.com.
ART CLASS AT PAINTING WITH A TWIST 1-3 p.m. Bring your favorite bottle of wine or beverage, and paint a picture step by step that you will take home. 16 years and older. Theme: Family Day-Paint the Ladybug. Painting with a Twist, 4771 Bayou Blvd., Suite C-11. $35. 471-1450 or paintingwithatwist.com/pensacola.
ART CLASS AT PAINTING WITH A TWIST 6:30-9:30 p.m. Bring your favorite bottle of wine or beverage, and paint a picture step by step that you will take home. 16 years and older. Theme: Attitude. Painting with a Twist, 4771 Bayou Blvd., Suite C-11. $45. 471-1450 or paintingwithatwist.com/pensacola.
FILL A BOWL FOR MANNA 1-3 p.m. The public is invited to select a bowl to fill with soups prepared by some of Pensacola’s most popular eateries. Also enjoy a silent auction and live entertainment. The $25 charge entitles each guest to take their bowl home as a keepsake. Proceeds benefit Manna Food Pantry directly. Manna Food Pantry, 116 E. Gonzalez St. 432-2053 or mannafoodpantries.org.
MOVING IN MEMORY OF MARLINE 10K, 5K AND 1 MILE FUN RUN 7 a.m. Race day registration available. All proceeds to benefit the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life. 381-3291 or kellykirvin@comcast.net.
‘THE LAMENTABLE AND TRUE TRAGEDIE OF M. ARDEN OF FEVERSHAM IN KENT’ 7:30 p.m. The Southeastern Teen Shakespeare Company is performing Thursday through Sunday. $20. Pensacola Little Theatre, 400 S. Jefferson St. 432-2042 or pensacolalittletheatre.com.
MUSIC: THE SHIZ 9 p.m. The Deck Bar at The Fish House, 600 S. Barracks St. 470-0003 or fishhouse.goodgrits.com.
MUSIC: FAKE PROBLEMS, DEADLY FISTS OF KUNG-FU, BELLA ORANGE 8 p.m. $5-$10. Vinyl Music Hall, 2 Palafox. vinylmusichall.com.
MUSIC: FLORIAN LAROUSSE 7:30 p.m. $10. Ashmore Fine Arts Auditorium, 1000 College Blvd. 484.1000 or pjc.edu/lyceum/events.asp.
MUSIC: BROOKS HUBBERT III 9 p.m. End O’ The Alley in Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. 434-6211 or sevillequarter.com.
SUNDAY 1.16
PENSACOLA OPERA GALLERY TALK 3 p.m. Jointly presented with the Pensacola Museum of Art, these informal lectures will include presentations by an art historian and Pensacola Opera’s Education Director as they discuss the relationship between visual art and music during the period of “Little Women”. Appetizers and libations will accompany the discussion. Free. Pensacola Museum of Art, 400 S. Jefferson St., 433-6737 or pensacolaopera.com.
PUBLIC SKATING 1:30-2:30 p.m. Pensacola Civic Center, 201 E. Gregory St. 432-0800 pensacolafigureskating.com.
PUBLIC SKATING 3-4 p.m. Pensacola Civic Center, 201 E. Gregory St. 432-0800 pensacolafigureskating.com.
PUBLIC SKATING 4:30-5:30 p.m. Pensacola Civic Center, 201 E. Gregory St. 432-0800 pensacolafigureskating.com.
‘THE LAMENTABLE AND TRUE TRAGEDIE OF M. ARDEN OF FEVERSHAM IN KENT’ 2:30 p.m. The Southeastern Teen Shakespeare Company is performing Thursday through Sunday. $20. Pensacola Little Theatre, 400 S. Jefferson St. 432-2042 or pensacolalittletheatre.com.

MONDAY 1.17
MARTIN LUTHER KING PARADE 11 a.m. Parade will begin at Spring and Garden streets, travel East to Palafox, turn North on Palafox to Wright Street; right on Wright Street to Palafox; turn South on Palafox, and travel Palafox to Main Street. 434-5371.

TUESDAY 1.18
‘BECOME A TEACHER’ INFORMATION SESSION 6-7 p.m. The American Board for Certification of Teacher Excellence (ABCTE) will visit Pensacola for a free, live information session about its online teaching certification program.  West Florida Branch Library, 200 W. Gregory St. 436-5060 or abcte.org
COOKING GREEK CUISINE 6 p.m. Distinctive Kitchens welcomes back Spero Athanasios to their Culinary Theater for an evening of Greek Cuisine. Spero will be teaching students his version of seafood, Greek-style. Distinctive Kitchens, 29 S. Palafox. 438-4688 or dk4u.com.

WEDNESDAY 1.19
COOKING DEMONSTRATIONS AND COCKTAILS WITH CHEF IRV 5-6:30 p.m. and 7:30-9 p.m. Theme: Northern Italian Cuisine. Chef Irv will prepare regional specialty dishes and will discuss the food similarities and differences of Italy’s many regions. $40 per person. Reservations are required. Call Maria Goldberg, Director of Marketing, Public Relations and Special Events, at 217-2347 or 469-9898. Jackson’s Steakhouse, 400 S. Palafox St. 469-9898 or jacksons.goodgrits.com.
PENSACOLA STATE COLLEGE STUDENT RECITAL 2:30 p.m. Free. Ashmore Fine Arts Auditorium, 1000 College Blvd. 484-1000 or pjc.edu/lyceum/events.asp.
ART CLASS AT PAINTING WITH A TWIST 7-9 p.m. Bring your favorite bottle of wine or beverage, and paint a picture step by step that you will take home. 16 years and older. Theme: Full Moon Sail. Painting with a Twist, 4771 Bayou Blvd., Suite C-11. $35. 471-1450 or paintingwithatwist.com/pensacola.