The Jazz Cabaret Series continues with a performance by Gene Perla and Funk Xpress, 7:30 p.m. March 21, Miller Symphony Hall, 23 N. Sixth St., Allentown.
For nearly five decades, virtuoso bassist Perla has travelled the world, making his mark as a jazz musician playing with Frank Sinatra, Elvin Jones, Thad Jones, Mel Lewis and Willie Bobo.
Each member of Funk Xpress is a world-class musician.
New York-based keyboardist Jon Ballantyne is noted for improvisation and...
January and February are some of the bleakest months in the Pennsylvania landscape with cold, snowy weather and gray skies. Fortunately, there are shrubs that brighten winter days with colorful fruits or stems that are suited to every landscape. One of the best is the state's native winterberry, Ilex verticillata.
While most trees and shrubs do not shine in winter, winterberry hollies are at their best while the rest of the landscape looks barren. Unlike evergreen hollies,...
@Body.8 Days Head: ART EXHIBITS
ALLENTOWN ART MUSEUM
31 N. Fifth St., Allentown. 610-432-4333
Appetite for Art, noon - 1:30 p.m. March 19
Spring Festival: Going Green, noon - 4 p.m. March 23
Gala Dinner Dance and Auction, 7 p.m. April 12
Assemblage: Contemporary Fiber Art, through May 18, Goodman Gallery
Paul Harryn: Essence of Nature, through May 18, Scheller, Rodale and Fowler Galleries
Abstract Fridays, 2 p.m. Fridays, through May 18...
If you're of a certain age and can get past the fact that it's not in sketchy black and white, "Mr. Peabody & Sherman" is quite entertaining.
If you're a younger parent or a youngster, you may find the animated feature thoroughly entertaining.
"Mr. Peabody & Sherman" was originally a segment on producer Jay Ward's 1960's television cartoon series, "The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show."
A key plot device in the TV show and movie is The WABAC Machine or Wayback Machine,...
@Body.8 Days Head: CINEMA
Frank Banko Alehouse Cinema, ArtsQuest Center SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. 610-332-1300
"The Invisible Woman," 1:45, 7:30 p.m. March 21; 12:30, 3:30, 8 p.m. March 22; 1:10, 4:15 p.m. March 23; 4:15 p.m. March 24; 7:15 p.m. March 25, 26; 1:45 p.m. March 27
"Omar," 4:15, 9:45 p.m. March 21; 3, 8:30 p.m. March 22; 11:15 a.m., 2 p.m. March 23; 7:30 p.m. March 24; 4:30 p.m. March 25 - 27
United Church of Christ, Greenawalds, has penny party March 15.
Lehigh Carbon Community College alumni are invited to learn the Argentine Tango, 6:30 p.m. March 20, Community Room, The Baum School of Art, 510 W. Linden St., Allentown.
The Argentine Tango will be demonstrated by instructor Svetlana Howells, affiliated with the Lehigh Valley dance event "Enchanted Moon Tango."
The event, free for LCCC alumni and open to all levels of dance experience, is sponsored by the LCCC Alumni Association.
To register: call Jane Wilchak, 610-799-...
@Body.8 Days Head: CONCERTS
Toyota Pavilion, 1000 Montage Mountain Road, Scranton. 800-468-7669
Journey, Steve Miller Band, 7 p.m. June 10
Styx, Foreigner, Don Felder, 8 p.m. July 4
@Body.8 Days Head: MORAVIAN COLLEGE
Foy Concert Hall, Priscilla Payne Hurd Campus, Main and Church streets, Bethlehem. 610-861-1300
Daedalus Quartet, 7:30 p.m. April 11: Purcell Three Fantasias, Britten String Quartet No. 1 in D Major, Op. 25,...
@Body.8 Days Head: LITERARY EVENTS
ALLENTOWN PUBLIC LIBRARY
1210 Hamilton St., Allentown. 610-820-2400
Spring Gala Fundraiser for the Allentown Public Library, 6 p.m. April 5
Mike McGrath, 7 p.m. April 9: "Swing Into Spring"
Xcape Dance Performance, 2-3 p.m. April 12
Lap-sit Story Time, 10 a.m. Thursdays: Up to 2-year-olds
Time for Twos, 6 p.m. Wednesdays; 10:15 a.m. Fridays: 2-year-olds
Preschool Story Time, 10 a.m., 6:45 p.m....
The Camerata Singers present its Spring Concert, 7:30 p.m. March 22, First Presbyterian Church, 3231 Tilghman St., Allentown.
The "Mass No. 3 in F Minor" by Anton Bruckner will be performed by the Camerata Singers, Pennsylvania Sinfonia Orchestra, conducted by Allan Birney, and soloists Elizabeth Weigle, soprano; Patricia Risley, mezzo soprano; Owen McIntosh, tenor; and Dashon Burton, bass.
Tickets: PACamerataSingers.org, 610-434-7811