Good day on this gray Tuesday.
From Fox’s “Glee” to the “Pitch Perfect” movie franchise and beyond, a cappella has exploded in popularity. Vocalocity, a self-described "aca-perfect musical experience," brings together 12 performers who spin through a whirlwind of vocal music from Gregorian chants to modern pop hits. Deke Sharon, the vocal producer behind NBC's “The Sing Off” and the two “Pitch Perfect” movies, is co-creator of the touring show. MSU’s own State of Fifths a capella group will perform before Vocalocity takes the stage. An informal after-chat with the company will follow the concert. 7:30 p.m. Tickets start as $28/$15 MSU students. Wharton Center, 750 E. Shaw Lane, East Lansing. (517) 432-2000, whartoncenter.com.
For more local events, see below.
Classes and Seminars
Are You Ready to Start a Business? Entrepreneurship workshop. Call or register online. 6-8 p.m. FREE. Delta Township District Library, 5130 Davenport Drive, Lansing. (517) 321-4014, sbdcmichigan.org.
Capital Area Crisis Rugby Practice. All experience levels welcome. 7-8 p.m. $3. Gier Community Center, 2400 Hall St., Lansing. crisisrfc.com.
Capital City Toastmasters Meeting. Learn public speaking and leadership skills. 7 p.m. FREE. CADL Downtown Lansing Library, 401 S. Capitol Ave., Lansing. (517) 775-2697, cadl.org.
DeWitt Community Singers. First rehearsal for choir that welcomes all singers. Call or register online. 7-9 p.m. $40. Dewitt Junior High School, Dewitt.
Hopeful Hearts Grief Group. Learn, grow and heal together. 10-11 a.m. FREE. The Marquette Activity Room, 5968 Park Lake Road, East Lansing. (517) 381-4866.
Lansing Area Codependents Anonymous. 5:45-6:45 p.m. FREE. Everybody Reads, 2019 E. Michigan Ave., Lansing. (517) 515-5559, coda.org.
Not So Happy Endings Support Group. For women ending relationships. 5:30-7:30 p.m. FREE. Women’s Center of Greater Lansing, 1710 E. Michigan Ave., Lansing. (517) 896-3311.
Overeaters Anonymous. Support for weight loss efforts. 7 p.m. FREE. Okemos Presbyterian Church, 2258 Bennett Road, Okemos. (517) 290-5163.
Speakeasies Toastmasters. Improve listening, analysis, leadership and presentation skills. Noon-1 p.m. FREE. Ingham County Human Services Building, 5303 S. Cedar St., Lansing. (616) 841-5176.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly. Have a support system, lose weight. 7 p.m. FREE to visit. Eaton Rapids Medical Center, 1500 S. Main St., Eaton Rapids. (517) 543-0786.
Yawn Patrol Toastmasters. Learn public speaking. 7-8:30 a.m. Studio 1210 Place, 1210 Turner St., Lansing. (989) 859-2086, yawnpatrol.com.
Bible and Beer. Discussion of scripture's power in daily events. 6 p.m. Kelly's Downtown, 220 S. Washington Square, Lansing. (517) 482-0600, email@example.com.
Lansing Christian School Kindergarten Information Night. Prospective families invited to hear about the school. 7-8 p.m. Lansing Christian School, 3405 Belle Chase Way, Lansing. (517) 882-5779, lansingchristianschool.org.
LCC West Toastmasters. Public speaking skills-building group. All are welcome. 5-6:30 p.m. LCC West Campus, 5708 Cornerstone Drive, Lansing. toastmasters.org.
Star Wars: Myths and Secrets. Star Wars facts and trivia. Call or register online. 6:30-7:30 p.m. FREE. CADL Mason, 145 W. Ash St., Mason. (517) 676-9088, cadl.org.