Community Happenings

What’s happening in your community (updated Feb. 23)

NEWLY POSTED:  British duo to bring magic & laughs to Pemberville, March 5 The British comedy and magic team Keith Fields and Lady Sarah will bring their distinctly British sense of humor to the historic Pemberville Opera House, Saturday, March 2, 7:30 p.m. Keith Fields is a world champion magician and headline comedian, Lady Sarah is an English lady with a penchant for shoes,. She does her best to keep everything in some semblance of control. Tickets are $12.00 and available at Beeker’s General Store, at the door or by contacting Carol Bailey at 419-287-4848, carol@pembervilleoperahouse.org, or www.pembervilleoperahouse.org.   NEWLY POSTED: Teen improv troupe to share skits, games, March 1 Wood County District Public Library is hosting an After Hours Improv Night for youth ages 11 and up Friday, March 1, 7-9 p.m. The BGHS Improv Troupe will share skits and short drama games, with plenty of opportunities to participate and create positive and spontaneous scene work. No previous acting experience required.  The library will also provide popcorn and pizza. Pre-registration is required. Registration forms are at the library and on the library website at www.wcdpl.org/teens-can-volunteen-wcdpl.  For more information, contact the Children’s Place staff at 419-352-8253.   NEWLY POSTED:  Virtuoso pianist blends composition, jazz, March 10 Both a virtuosic pianist and composer, Gwilym Simcock will perform Great Sunday, March 10 at 5 p.m., in the Toledo Museum of Art’s Great Gallery. Simock is one of the most important musicians on the British scene. Trained as a classical pianist during his youth, at the age of 18 he turned his attention to jazz and composition, putting his musical foundation to work in the quest to draw his audience into a new musical world that moves the mind as well as the soul. Tickets are $10 for museum members, $15 for nonmembers, and $7 for students and military personnel.   NEWLY POSTED: Public invited to retirement party for Vic Gable, March 13 Come celebrate the retirement of Vic Gable at wli, Work Leads to Independence, 991 S. Main, Bowling Green on March 13, from 1 to 6 p.m. After more than 28 years in the field of employment…

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