Local arts & entertainment news Nov. 16-22
Published 12:00 am Thursday, November 16, 2017
Rowan One Church One Child Ministry Concert
6 p.m. Sunday, Nov, 19: Rowan One Church One Child Ministry Fall and Christmas Concert featuring The Furr Family Gospel Band and Rev. Brad Treece. Milford Hills UMC fellowship hall, 1630 Statesville Blvd. Two Ways to Help: give a love offering to help purchase a bed for a child. Become a foster parent to a child. Learn more at the concert or www.rowancountync.gov/fosterparent or 704-216-7914.
Horizons Unlimited hosts musical laser show
“It’s All About Space” is a laser show featuring the music of John Williams. Open to the public with a a suggested $2 donation. Presented in the Margaret C. Woodson Planetarium at 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 18.
Plus, from 1-3 p.m. participate in Space Make in the Refinery. Held at 1636 Parkview Circle. Park and enter from Lilly Ave. Call 704-639-3004 to learn more or visit www.rss.k12.nc.us/horizonsunlimited-margaret-c-woodson-planetarium
Friday-Saturday: Annual Antiques Appraisal Fair (Roadshow Style)
SPENCER — Want to know the price of a family heirloom, yard sale bargain and long-lost items salvaged from attics and basements? Bring them on in and let our experts reveal the fascinating truths about your special finds.
Antique dealer Michael Hansen will take a look at your items. He will also offer advice and information regarding a broad spectrum of general merchandise, including toys.
Appraisal cost is $5 per item.
The Antiques Appraisal Fair (Roadshow Style) sale and benefit will be held Friday and Saturday, Nov. 17-18, at the NC Museum of Dolls, Toys & Miniatures, at the museum at 108 Fourth St.
Call 704-762-9359 or visit www.NCMDTM.com to learn more.
Save the Date
Salisbury Symphony and the Salisbury Symphony Chorale announce their first holiday concert of Christmas excerpts from Handel’s ever-popular “Messiah.” The concert will take place on Dec. 19 at 6.30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church at 308 W. Fisher St.
This concert is part of the inaugural season for the newly-formed 40-member-strong Salisbury Symphony Chorale.
Soloists for the “Messiah” are University of North Carolina School of the Arts-trained soprano Anyée Farrar, alto Alden Pridgen, tenor Logan Weber, and bass Eric Powell. Music Director David Hagy will conduct the 18-piece orchestra.
Tickets are $15 for adults and $5 for ages 18 and below. Free admission for children under 10. Seating is general admission. Get tickets at www.salisburysymphony.org