Jody Mace: On the Cheap

Dust particles as art? Yes, it’s possible

It’s almost wedding season! Sip & Seek Bridal Show has all the latest fashions.
It’s almost wedding season! Sip & Seek Bridal Show has all the latest fashions. dlaird@charlotteobserver.com

We Are the Music Makers: Blues Music Revue

Fri 3.4 7:30 p.m. ImaginOn, 300 E. Seventh St. museumofthenewsouth.org.

Enjoy performances by John Dee Holeman, Big Ron Hunter, Cool John Ferguson, Pat “Mother Blues” Cohen, Boo Hanks, Harvey Dalton Arnold and Bubba Norwood, all part of a Levine Museum exhibit on Southern music. Check out the exhibit at a reception at the Levine, 200 E. Seventh St., at 6:30 p.m. Both the reception and the concert are free, but you need to register in advance. You’ll find the link for registration on the website.

‘Particle Falls’ Grand Opening

Fri 3.4 6:30-8:30 p.m. UNC Charlotte Center City building, 320 E. Ninth St. particlefallsclt.org.

“Particle Falls” is a public art installation by scientist/artist Andrea Polli that reveals the invisible particle pollution in the air. An animated light projection on the side of the UNC Charlotte Center City building visually changes based on the real time particulate matter readings from a nephelometer, a scientific instrument that gathers data about air pollution. The projection will take place at dusk every evening through April 23. On Friday, the installation will begin with a grand opening event featuring the artist.

‘How Nanita Learned to Make Flan’

Sun 3.6 2 p.m. Charlotte Country Day School, 1440 Carmel Road. operacarolina.org.

Hosted by Opera Carolina, this 45-minute performance is geared toward kids ages 4-12 and their families. This modern fable, composed by Enrique González-Medina and written by Campbell Geeslin, tells the story of Nanita, whose enchanted shoes carry her far from home. Space is limited. Email education@operacarolina.org to reserve your space.

Sip & Seek Bridal Show

Sun 3.6 1-4 p.m. Rural Hill, 4431 Neck Road, Huntersville. myrhevent.com.

Brides-to-be can meet wedding vendors, including caterers, bakeries, photographers, wedding planners, DJs, and hair and makeup artists, all while enjoying complimentary wine, food and door prizes. Visit the website to register for this event.

Seuss-a-Thon

Sat 3.5 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Park Road Books, 4139 Park Road. parkroadbooks.com.

Celebrate the 112th birthday of Theodor Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss, with a marathon story time at Park Road Books. Educators and literacy advocates will read Dr. Seuss books to children in this fun annual event, which is sponsored by Park Road Books and the UNC Charlotte English Department. All Dr. Seuss books will be discounted 20 percent on this day.

  Comments