Good day on this chilly Friday.
If you're looking for a break from the saccharine sweetness of Valentine's Day, the Un-Valentine's Day concert takes place tonight in Dewitt. Read more about the show, now in its tenth year, here.
Celtic and klezmer cultures collide Friday night as the Ten Pound Fiddle presents a double-bill of international folk music. Lansing’s own Heartland Klezmorim specializes in klezmer, a celebratory dance music created by Eastern European Jews. The band’s lineup includes a husband-and-wife duo of local musicians and educators, David Klein on trumpet and Susanne Garber on violin. An Dro, a west Michigan-based outfit, mixes traditional Irish music with French, Scandinavian, Arabic and African influences. 7:30 p.m. $18/$15 members/$5 students. MSU Community Music School, 4930 S. Hagadorn Road, East Lansing. (517) 337-7744, tenpoundfiddle.org.
The All-of-us Express makes a stop in Narnia this month with its production of “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe.” Based on the classic tale by C.S. Lewis, this play tells the story of four children who discover that they can travel through an enchanted wardrobe to the magical land of Narnia. This production is directed by Morgan Lees and features young performers from the Lansing area. 7 p.m. Friday; 2 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. Saturday. $7/$5 youth 17 and under. Hannah Community Center, 819 Abbot Road, East Lansing. (517) 333-2580 ext. 0, allofusexpress.org.
For more local events, see below.
Classes and Seminars
Aux Petits Soins. French immersion class for ages 0-12. See web for specific times for each age group. $15/$12 students. 1824 E. Michigan Ave., Suite F, Lansing. (517) 643-8059, facebook.com/auxpetitssoinsllc.
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe. Presented by the All-of-us Express Children's Theatre. 7 p.m. $7/$5 kids. Hannah Community Center, 819 Abbot Road, East Lansing. (517) 333-2580 ext. 0, cityofeastlansing.com/allofus.
Too Much, Too Much, Too Many. Poignant and touchingly funny drama. 8-9:20 p.m. $35/$33 seniors and military/$10 students. Williamston Theatre, 122 S. Putnam St., Williamston. (517) 655-7469, williamstontheatre.org.
Mid-Michigan Women's Expo. Booths display everything from health, beauty and beyond. 10 a.m.-8 p.m. $9/$7 kids. Lansing Center, 333 E. Michigan Ave., Lansing. kohlerexpo.com.
Pet Vaccination and Licensing Clinic. Free rabies shots, $5 distemper shots. Microchipping $15. Noon-4 p.m. ICAC Community Outreach Center, 826 W. Saginaw St., Lansing. ac.ingham.org.
Skywatchers of Africa. Planetarium show. 8 p.m. $4/$3.50 students and seniors/$3 children. Abrams Planetarium, 400 E. Grand River Ave., East Lansing. (517) 355-4676, abramsplanetarium.org.
TGIF Party. Dance party. 8 p.m.-midnight. $13. Hawk Hollow Banquet Center, 15101 S. Chandler Road, Bath.
Un-Valentine's Show: Songs & Tales of Unforgiveness, Heartbreak, Dysfunction & Revenge. Humourous musical show. 7-9 p.m. $15. Christ United Church, 1000 W. Webb Road, Dewitt.
(517) 881-8149, jamminround.com.
Punk Show, 8 p.m. The Avenue Café, 2021 E. Michigan Ave., Lansing.
The Tenants, 9 p.m. Blue Gill Grill, 1591 Lake Lansing Road, Haslett.
Grant Hendrickson, 8:30 p.m. Capital Prime, 2324 Showtime Dr., Lansing.
Good Question, 9 p.m. Coach’s Pub & Grill, 6201 Bishop Rd., Lansing.
Karaoke, 9 p.m. Crunchy's, 254 W. Grand River Ave., East Lansing.
DJ Fudgie, 10 p.m. Esquire, 1250 Turner St., Lansing.
Avon Bomb, 9:30 p.m. The Exchange, 314 E. Michigan Ave., Lansing.
Karaoke, 7:30 p.m. Grand Cafe/Sir Pizza, 201 E. Grand River Ave., Lansing.
Global Village, 9:30 p.m. Green Door, 2005 E. Michigan Ave., Lansing.
Rachel Curtis, 5:30 p.m. Harrison Roadhouse, 720 Michigan Ave., Lansing.
Q106 Hometown Throwdown 4, 6:30 p.m. The Loft, 414 E. Michigan Ave., Lansing.
Recorruptor, 8:30 p.m. Mac's Bar, 2700 E. Michigan Ave., Lansing.
Big Willy, 9 p.m. Moriarty's Pub, 802 E. Michigan Ave., Lansing.
Life Support, 7 p.m. Reno's East, 1310 Abbot Road, East Lansing.
New Rule, 7 p.m. Reno's North, 16460 Old US 27, Lansing.
Wise Guys, 8 p.m. Reno's West, 5001 W. Saginaw Hwy., Lansing.
Hot Mess, 9 p.m. Unicorn Tavern, 327 E. Grand River Ave., Lansing.
Capitol City DJs, 10 p.m. Watershed Tavern and Grill 5965 Marsh Rd., Haslett.
Joe Wright, 6 p.m. Waterfront Bar and Grill, 325 City Market Dr., Lansing.