Weekend planner: Concerts, market days, runs and more


SPRING PLANT SALE: Columbus Botanical Garden, 3603 Weems Road. Members only 5-7 p.m.; open to public 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday-Saturday. 706-327-8400.

SCHWOB: Members of the flute and guitar studios join together for duo music spanning five centuries. 7:30 p.m. RiverCenter's Legacy Hall, 900 Broadway. Free. music.columbusstate.edu


R. KELLY: The self-proclaimed king of R&B will perform. 8 p.m. Columbus Civic Center, 400 Fourth Street. $27.50-$67.50. (parking $5). columbusciviccenter.org

CIVIL WAR SYMPOSIUM: "The Hard Hand of War: the Civil War in its Last Year" features lectures by four experts. 11:30 a.m. National Infantry Museum, 1775 Legacy Way. $100. nationalinfantrymuseum.org

LIVE MUSIC: Kopecky and American Roommates are scheduled to perform. 9 p.m. The Loft, 1032 Broadway. theloft.com

VENGEANCE: This gospel play was written by Jacqueline Sutton-Ball. Friday-Saturday 7 p.m. Sunday 4 p.m. The Liberty Theatre, 821 Eighth Ave. $15-$25. libertycolumbusga.org

REDEEMED: This original play about hope, grace and forgiveness was written by Leslie Cardwell and Jessica Stephens. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Family Theatre, 2100 Hamiton Road. $8-$12. familytheatre.org

LIVE MUSIC: Brian Flemming will perform. 8-10 p.m. Iron Bank Coffee Company, 6 11th Street. Free. ironbankcoffee.com


MARKET DAYS: Visit Market Days on Broadway for fresh produce, baked goods, arts and crafts and more. 9 a.m.-noon every Saturday through Nov. 28. Downtown on Broadway. Prices vary. uptowncolumbusga.com

SPRING FESTIVAL: Antique shops, vendors, demonstrations, sample local pepper jelly, jams and baked goods. Plants available for purchase from the Valley Rescue Mission's greenhouses. Country Home Furnishings, 2845 U.S. Highway 27, Cataula. 8 a.m. 706-327-0708 only Wednesday-Sunday.

SECOND SATURDAY: Use everyday items found in your kitchen to create artistic masterpieces, 10 a.m.-noon. Columbus Museum, 1251 Wynnton Road. Free. columbusmuseum.com

SONGWRITER SERIES: This new concert series will feature Greg Barnhill and Walt Aldridge. 7 p.m. The Park at 11th and Bay. uptowncolumbusga.com

CELTIC WOMAN: Global music sensation Celtic Woman brings their 10th anniversary celebration. 7:30 p.m. RiverCenter's Bill Heard Theatre, 900 Broadway. $45-$105. rivercenter.org

CANOPY TRAIL: Enjoy great views from the TreeTop Canopy Trail, which is suspended 35 feet above the ground and linked to three platforms surrounding oaks, hickories and sweet gum trees. 10-10:30 a.m. and 1-1:30 p.m. Oxbow Meadows, 3535 South Lumpkin Road. $5. oxbow.columbusstate.edu

YOUTH LEADERSHIP LECTURE SERIES: Open to middle school, high school and college students, "The Civil War Comes to Columbus" will be presented by three Civil War experts. 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. National Infantry Center Museum, 1775 Legacy Way. $25 includes lunch. nationalinfantrymuseum.org

SECOND SATURDAYS: This concert series will feature Andy Gullahorn. 7 p.m. St. Nicholas Episcopal Church, 69 Mobley Road (Hamilton). $20. stnicholashamilton.org

FREE WORKSHOP: Topic: Free legal services, Hosted by Columbus Phenix City Inventor Association, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Mildred Terry Library, Veterans Parkway, non-members; 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. members only. 706-225-9587.

DANCING: Line dancing and ballroom dancing every Saturday. 7:45-8:45 p.m. (line) and 9 p.m.-midnight. (ballroom). VFW Club, Post 665, 1824 Victory Drive. $2-$7. 706-665-6656.

HIKE: Hike Pine Mountain with local archaeologists and discover collapsed ruins and abandoned artifacts. Suitable for ages 12 and older. 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Callaway Gardens' Discover Center, 17800 U.S. 27, Pine Mountain, Ga. $35. callawaygardens.com

SCHWOB: The CSU Percussion Ensemble presents its annual spring concert. 7:30 p.m. RiverCenter's Legacy Hall, 900 Broadway. Free. music.columbusstate.edu

ROLLER DERBY: The Muscogee Roller Girls take on the Atlanta Roller Girls "Jukes of Hazard." 7 p.m. Front Porch of the South, 7607 Veterans Pkwy. $10-$15. ticketfly.com

LIVE MUSIC: SluFoot will perform. 8-10 p.m. Iron Bank Coffee Company, 6 11th Street. Free. ironbankcoffee.com


SEWING CLASS: Take lessons from a professional seamstress. 4:30 p.m. (5-week session). Liberty Theatre, 821 Eighth Ave. $50 (need to bring sewing machine and sewing kit). 706-653-7566.