Wolfabilene Updates

 

 

ArtWalk, a monthly program of The Center for Contemporary Arts, will take place from 5-8 p.m. Thursday in downtown Abilene. The theme will be "Veteran Appreciation," including veteran art demonstrations.

 

Vendors and food trucks will be available, and the Blan Scott Band will perform. ArtHEALS will be presented from 7-8 p.m.

 

For information, call 325-677-8389.

 

Ron White on stage

 

Ron White will present his stand-up comedy show at 8 p.m. Thursday at the Abilene Convention Center, 1100 N. Sixth St.

 

Tickets start at $45. For tickets or information, go to tatersalad.com.

 

'Loves God, Likes Girls'

 

The world premiere screening of the film "Loves God, Likes Girls" will begin at 7 p.m. Monday at the Paramount Theatre, 352 Cypress St.

 

 

Tickets are $7. For tickets or information, go to paramountabilene.com.

 

'Singin' in the Rain'

 

As part of the Paramount Film Series, "Singin' in the Rain" will be shown at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 15, and 2 and 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16, at the Paramount Theatre, 352 Cypress St.

 

 

Tickets are $7 for adults and $6 for students, seniors, military and children. For information, go to paramount-abilene.org.

 

Percussion concert

 

The Abilene Christian University Percussion Ensemble and Steelband will present its fall concert at 7:30 p.m. Monday in Cullen Auditorium on campus. Admission is free.

 

Piano fall festival

 

The Abilene Music Teachers Association will conduct a piano music fall festival at 9 a.m. Nov. 16 in the Amy Graves Ryan Recital Hall at McMurry University. Piano solos and ensembles will be presented throughout the day. Admission is free.

 

'Ghost of a Chance'

 

CISCO — The Cisco College theater department will present an encore production of "Ghost of a Chance" at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16 in Crawford Theatre on campus. Doors will open at 7 p.m., and a dessert will be served during intermission.

 

Tickets are $15. For tickets, call 254-442-5000 or go to crawford.tix.com.

 

And more ...

 

  • A free lunch will be served to veterans from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday at Texas Roadhouse, 1381 S. Danville Road. Proof of service is required.

 

  • OLD GLORY — A country music dance will be 7-10 p.m. Monday at the Old Glory Community Center. A live band will perform and refreshments will be available. For more information, call 940-989-2816.

 

  • Professors Dan Stiver and Tom Copeland will present "The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion" at noon Tuesday in Gerhart Hall at Episcopal Church of the Heavenly Rest, 602 Meander St. Admission is free.

 

  • ANSON — A bazaar will be open from 10:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at First United Methodist Church, 832 Commercial Ave. A dinner will be served for $10 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. For information, call 325-823-3881.

 

  • ALBANY — In recognition of Native American Heritage Month, a festival celebrating the Tonkawa people will open from noon to 3 p.m. Nov. 16 at the Old Jail Art Center, 201 S. Second St. Traditional crafts, games, food and music will be presented. Admission is free.

 

  • Abilene Ballet Theatre will present its Sugar Plum Fairy Tea at 2 p.m. Nov. 16-17 at Abilene Woman's Club, 3425 S. 14th St. Tickets start at $25. For tickets or information, go to abileneballettheatre.org.

 

  • A free showing of "Mary Poppins Returns," rated PG, will begin at 3 p.m. Nov. 16 at the Abilene Public Library, 202 Cedar St.

 

  • An Eller Hall Pop-Up Dance featuring Midnight Blue will be 7-10 p.m. Nov. 16 at the T&P Event Center, 901 N. First St. Tickets are $8 in advance or $10 at the door.

 

 

 

By Nathaniel Ellsworth

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