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Fun in Charlotte: Science on the Rocks, Big Head Todd, Sadie Robertson book signing

Family CampfireLatta Plantation Nature Center, 6211 Sample Road, HuntersvilleSunday, 1-4:30 p.m.: Visiting the nature preserve in winter can be chilly, so join around the campfire with hot cocoa, marshmallows for roasting, and games to play while you warm up.
Family CampfireLatta Plantation Nature Center, 6211 Sample Road, HuntersvilleSunday, 1-4:30 p.m.: Visiting the nature preserve in winter can be chilly, so join around the campfire with hot cocoa, marshmallows for roasting, and games to play while you warm up.

Science on the Rocks: Fire and Ice

Discovery Place, 301 N. Tryon St.

Friday, 5-9 p.m.: Turn up the heat on uptown’s nightlife with: a fiery science demonstration, tastings of liquid nitrogen ice cream, “Drop it Like it’s Hot” dance challenge, spicy foods challenge, dating game and more. Admission $8/$10, www.discoveryplace.org.

Trashy: A Story Slam

Atherton Mill and Market, 2104 South Blvd.

Friday, 7-9:30 p.m.: Join Charlotte Storytellers + The Crock to try your hand at live storytelling. This month’s Slam theme is “Trashy” – whether it’s tales of being it, eating it, feeling like or talking it. Admission $5. www.facebook.com/groups/charlottestorytellers

Big Head Todd and The Monsters with Mike Doughty

The Fillmore, 820 Hamilton St.

Friday, 8 p.m.: The rock band has been together since 1984 with hits like “Bittersweet.” Tickets $27.50

Book Signing with Sadie Robertson

Billy Graham Library, 4330 Westmont Dr.

Saturday, 1-2:30 p.m.: Meet the young star of A&E’s “Duck Dynasty,” as Robertson signs copies of her book, “Live Original.” For more information, call 704-401-3256 or email LibraryEvents@bgea.org.

Family Campfire

Latta Plantation Nature Center, 6211 Sample Road, Huntersville

Sunday, 1-4:30 p.m.: Visiting the nature preserve in winter can be chilly, so join around the campfire with hot cocoa, marshmallows for roasting, and games to play while you warm up.

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