Tag: Mercantile Library

What to Do/Hear/See | Dec. 4-10

Did you hear that? That was the sound of Christmas exploding. There’s an absolute embarrassment of arts and culture options this week – especially if you’re a music fan. Better get right to it.

Book the ideal holiday gift

Call it the Twelve Books of Christmas – or maybe a Dozen Doozies for the Holidays. In any case, it’s a list you may be unable to resist. We asked our good friends at the Mercantile Library for their top book gift suggestions for the holidays, focusing on local authors. Here’s what they left under the tree:

What to Do/Hear/See | Nov. 20-26

As an ongoing feast for the soul, there’s plenty in the Queen City’s arts and culture worlds for which we should be deeply grateful. Take a moment to appreciate the bounty surrounding us. Now go forth and enjoy it. Here’s a small tasting plate to get you started.

What to Do/Hear/See | Oct. 23-29

While the prominent disciplines may have changed this week, there’s nearly as much to experience this weekend as last – i.e., unfortunately too much for you to experience everything. You’ll no doubt need some input to help winnow your prospects, so read on for our expert assistance.

What to Do/Hear/See | Sept. 11-17

Renée Elise Goldsberry

We warned you last week that summer wasn’t done with us. With the return of 90-degree days, though, comes a late summer harvest of refreshing events ripe for your picking. Let’s check the baskets, shall we?

What to Do/Hear/See | Sept. 4-10

Claire Danes as Juliette and Leonardo di Caprio as Romeo

Retailers may be ready for us to hand over our iced tea for pumpkin lattes and scarecrows, but the local arts scene is still running summer hot. So put that PSL down – it’s still too early for that anyway! – and head out for a refreshing sip of enlightenment and entertainment.

What to Do/Hear/See | Aug. 7-13

Our busy August continues this week with a mix of events indoors and out that’ll not only please any taste but can even give you a backup plan in case a pop-up shower, you know, pops up. Read on to see what we mean.

What to Do/Hear/See | July 10-16

The holiday is over, and it’s back to business. At least it is for the region’s arts and cultural community. Its various organizations have cooked up a week full of activities that go great with leftover brats, grilled chicken, corn on the cob and potato salad. Let’s get to it.