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ToDo this weekend: Hockey, Gusto! and a kids' workshop

Spotted during the Columbus Cottonmouths versus the Peoria Rivermen Friday, Jan 22, 2016
Spotted during the Columbus Cottonmouths versus the Peoria Rivermen Friday, Jan 22, 2016 photo@ledger-enquirer.com

Friday

HOCKEY: The Columbus Cottonmouths host the Huntsville Havoc. 7:30 p.m. Columbus Civic Center, 400 Fourth St. $9-$30. cottonmouths.com

NO SHAME THEATRE: Go see a late-night showcase of fresh new works to include improv, music, comedy and more. 10:30 p.m. Springer Opera House, 103 10th St. $5. 18 and older only. springeroperahouse.org

Saturday

‘GUSTO!’: The annual fundraiser for the Schwob School of Music boasts the theme “Celebrate Carnival!” Features student performances of music from Buenos Aires, New Orleans, Rio de Janeiro and Venice. 6 p.m. National Infantry Museum, 1775 Legacy Way. Prices vary. 706-507-8431 or music.columbusstate.edu

BAND: Enjoy dinner followed by a live country band. Dinner 6:30-8 p.m. Band at 9 p.m. Line dance class 7:15-8:50 p.m. $2 fee. VFW Post 665, 1824 Victory Drive. 706-687-6656

KIDS WORKSHOP: This hands-on workshop is designed for kids ages 5-12. 9 a.m.-noon. Home Depot: 2891 Sowega Dr, Columbus, and Hwy 280/431 North, Phenix City. Free. Need to register online at workshops.homedepot.com/workshops/kids-workshops

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

Sunday

ROBERT MURRAY, TRUMPET: CSU faculty member Robert Murray presents American classics. 4 p.m. RiverCenter, 900 Broadway. Free. 706-649-7225 or rivercenter.org.

HOCKEY: The Columbus Cottonmouths host the Louisiana Ice Gators. 4 p.m. Columbus Civic Center, 400 Fourth St. $9-$30. cottonmouths.com

BINGO: Bingo starts at 2:30 p.m. but the doors open at 1 p.m. VFW Post 665, 1824 Victory Drive. 706-687-6656

Plan ahead

FEB. 13

CHRIS BROWN: Grammy-winning award artist Chris Brown will perform. 8 p.m. Columbus Civic Center, 400 Fourth St. $59-$152.50 ($5 parking). columbusciviccenter.org

VALENTINE’S RELAY: This relay race splits the 5k distance between two people. 5 p.m. 1200 Broadway. $60-$70. bigdogrunning.com

FEB. 18

RICHARD WRIGHT’S ‘BLACK BOY’: Richard Wright’s childhood and adolescence in the Jim Crow South. 7 p.m. RiverCenter, 900 Broadway. $10. 706-256-3612 or rivercenter.org.

DISNEY ON ICE: Get tangled up in Disney’s 50th animated feature with Rapunzel and Flynn and enter the worlds of your favorite Disney princesses: Ariel, Belle, Cinderella, Jasmine, Aurora, Tiana, Mulan and, of course, the one who started it all, Snow White. 7 p.m. Thursday, 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. Friday, 2 and 6 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday. Columbus Civic Center, 400 Fourth St. $17.50-$52.50. columbusciviccenter.org.

FEB. 19

ALIA MUSICA PITTSBURGH: Contemporary works performed by Alia Musica Pittsburgh under the direction of Frederico Garcia de Castro. 7:30 p.m. RiverCenter, 900 Broadway. Free. 706-649-7225 or rivercenter.org.

RISING STARS OF THE METROPOLITAN OPERA: See top Met finalists live. 7:30 p.m. RiverCenter, 900 Broadway. $49. 706-256-3612 or rivercenter.org.

FEB. 21

FOUNDERS’ DAY AT CALLAWAY GARDENS: Free admission for all in celebration of the birthday of Virginia Hand Callaway. Callaway Gardens, Pine Mountain, Ga. Free. 877-686-7114 or callawaygardens.com.

Race

RUN: Participate in the SuperBowl 1-mile run or the 5k or 10k. 9:30 a.m. Downtown Columbus. $10-$30. runsignup.com

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