Oct. 17 2016 12:01 AM

Here's what's going on in town today

Hello and happy International Day for the Eradication of Poverty.

Today at the MSU College of Music, faculty performers put on a concert with work from a Soviet composer to challenged Stalin's musical doctrine. Shostakovich: 110 years, features the music of Dmitri Shostakovich, a 20th century composer and pianist. 7:30 p.m. $15/$12 seniors/$5 students and children. Fairchild Theatre, 542 Auditorium Road, East Lansing. (517) 353-5340, music.msu.edu/event-listing.

For more local events, see below.

Classes and Seminars

5 Elements Qigong.
Exercise practice for body and mind. 6:30-7:30 p.m. $10. Harris Nature Center, 3998 Van Atta Road, Meridian Township. (517) 349-3866, bit.ly/HNCprg.

Gentle Yoga.
Relaxing pace class suitable for beginners. 11 a.m.-noon. First class FREE/$5/$3 members. Williamston High School, 3939 Vanneter Road, Williamston.

A Course in Love. Weekly group dedicated to the study of the spiritual pyschology. 1-2 p.m. Unity Spiritual Center of Lansing, 230 S. Holmes Lansing. 517-371-3010. unitylansing.org.

Figure Drawing. 6-9 p.m. $15. Inner Ascended Masters Ministry, 5705 S. Washington Ave., Lansing. lightam.org.

Marketing Mondays. Course on establishing your business as an industry expert. Call or register online. Noon-1 p.m. FREE. Small Business Development Center, 309 N. Washington Square, Suite 110, Lansing. (517) 483-1921, ow.ly/gFU4304f6ju.

Support Group.
For the divorced, separated and widowed. 7:30 p.m. St. David's Episcopal Church, 1519 Elmwood Road, Lansing. (517) 323-2272, stdavidslansing.org.

Music

Shostakovich: 110 years.
Work from Soviet composer who challenged Stalin's musical doctrine. 7:30 p.m.
$15/$12 seniors/$5 students and children. Fairchild Theatre, 542 Auditorium Road, East Lansing. (517) 353-5340, music.msu.edu/event-listing.

Events

After School Action Program
. Light meal, tutoring and activities. 4-6 p.m. FREE. Eastside Community Action Center, 1001 Dakin St., Lansing.

After School Teen Program. For teens in grades 7-12. 2:30-5:30 p.m. FREE. All Saints Episcopal Church, 800 Abbot Road, East Lansing. (517) 351- 2420, elpl.org.

Cards Against Humanity Tournament. Earn discounts for winning black cards. 7-10 p.m. FREE. American Fifth Spirits, 112 N. Larch St., Lansing. (517) 999-2631, ow.ly/10wp301l6Sf.

Coffee and Tea with Andy. Community coffee hour with State Rep. Andy Schor. 9:30-10:30 a.m. FREE. Allen Market Place, 1629 E. Kalamazoo St., Lansing. (517) 373-0826, schor.housedems.com.

Peace & Justice Planning Meeting. Plan local actions for peace and justice. 7-9 p.m. FREE. Donations welcome. University United Methodist Church, 1120 S. Harrison Road, East Lansing. (517) 351-7030.

Social Bridge.
Come play bridge and meet new people. No partner needed. 1-4 p.m. $1.50. Delta Township
Enrichment Center, 4538 Elizabeth Road, Lansing. (517) 484-5600.

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