Feb. 8 2017 12:01 AM

Here's what's going on in town today

Good day on this snowy Wednesday.

An international award-winning photographer shares his knowledge this month with several series of photography classes. Ron St. Germain teaches budding photographers how to use cameras and how to frame and capture shots. The course comprises three lesson sessions and a Saturday outdoor photography section where students can test their skills. 6:30-9 p.m. $60 for 4 sessions. Harris Nature Center, 3998 Van Atta Road, Meridian Township. (517) 349-3866, http://bit.ly/HNCprg.

For more local events, see below.

Classes and Seminars

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.

Mindfulness. Meditation for beginners and experienced. 7-9 p.m. FREE. Donations welcome. Van Hanh Temple, 3015 S. Washington Ave., Lansing. (517) 420-5820, ow.ly/CIHU305nMqx.

Photography Class Okemos. With award-winning photographer Ron St. Germain. 6:30-9 p.m. $60 for 4 sessions. Harris Nature Center, 3998 Van Atta Road, Meridian Township. (517) 349-3866.

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.

Allen Market Place — Indoor Season. Locally grown, baked and prepared foods. 3-6:30 p.m. FREE. Allen Farmers Market, 1629 E. Kalamazoo St., Lansing. (517) 999-3911, ow.ly/Bol1303O4VE.

Alcoholics Anonymous. A closed step meeting. 6 p.m. Donations. Pennsylvania Ave. Church of God, 3500 S. Pennsylvania Ave., Lansing. (517) 899-3215.

ICACS Whisker Wednesday. Pet adoptions. All animals spayed/neutered, vaccinated and microchipped. Noon-6 p.m. Ingham County Animal Control, 600 Curtis St., Mason. (517) 676-8370.

Practice Your English. Practice listening to and speaking English. All levels welcome. 7-8 p.m. FREE. East Lansing Public Library, 950 Abbot Road, East Lansing. (517) 351-2420, elpl.org.

Daddy Daughter Dance. Dinner reservations can be made in advance. 7-9 p.m. $10/$12 non-residents. Crowne Plaza Lansing West, 925 S. Creyts Road, Lansing. (517) 323-8555, deltami.gov.

Lansing Catholic High School Winter Prospective Family Night. Parents and students learn about what LCHS has to offer. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Lansing Catholic High School, 501 Marshall St., Lansing. (517) 67-2102, lansingcatholic.org.

Theater

Blood at the Root. Play about miscarriage of justice, based on historical events. 7:30 p.m. $15. Wharton Center, 750 E. Shaw Lane, East Lansing (517) 432-2000, theatre.msu.edu.