FRIDAY, DEC. 28 — SATURDAY, DEC. 29
• Open house: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. both days, Treasure Coast Model Railroad Club, 273 S.W. Becker Road, Port St. Lucie. The Club will have open house for the public to see model trains operating through miniature towns, rail yards and countryside. Family-friendly. There is no admission charge, but donations are appreciated. For more information, visit www.tcmrr.org.
THURSDAY, JAN. 3
• Riverwalk By Night with Donna the Buffalo: 7-10 p.m., downtown Stuart Riverwalk. Doors open at 6 p.m.; all ages welcome. Tickets start at $22 for festival standing. For more information and more upcoming shows, visit earthtonespresents.com
FRIDAY, JAN. 4
• BookMania! Book Club: Discuss "Moloka'i" by Alan Brennert at 11 a.m., Blake Library, 2351 S.E. Monterey Road, Stuart. Celebrate 25 years of BookMania! by reading three titles by authors scheduled to appear at the event (which will be held on March 2, 2019). Extended checkout copies are available now at the Blake Library on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information, call (772) 288-5702 or visit www.library.martin.fl.us.
SATURDAY, JAN. 5
• McCartney Mania & the Academy Orchestra in concert: Two performances, 4 p.m. and 8 p.m., The Lyric Theatre, 59 S.W. Flagler Ave., Stuart. Featuring White Album hits and an assortment of all-time favorite Beatles music. For tickets or more information, call the box office at (772) 286-7827 or visit lyrictheatre.com. For more information about the symphony, visit www.treasurecoastyouthsymphony.com.
• Hike Through History: 8:30-10:30 a.m., Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum, 500 Captain Armour’s Way, Jupiter. Join staff on a two-mile trek through the 120-acre Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse Outstanding Natural Area discovering a history shaped by nature. Program is open to adults and children. Children must be at least age 5; ages 13 & under must be accompanied by an adult that is at least 18 years old. Prepare with hiker’s footwear, active wear, a hat, and a full water bottle or canteen; the tour is weather dependent. Hike meets at the Museum’s flag pole. Admission is free but space is limited. RSVP online at www.jupiterlighthouse.org/calendar
SATURDAY, JAN. 5 — SUNDAY, JAN. 20
• 'Twelve Angry Men:' An adaptation by Sherman L. Sergel of the television movie by Reginald Rose will be presented by A.C.T. Studio, Cedar Pointe Plaza, 2399 S.E. Ocean Blvd., Stuart, from Jan. 5-20. Welcome to the jury room. A 19-year-old man has just stood trial for the fatal stabbing of his father and it looks like an open-and-shut case, until one of the jurors begins challenging the others. Tempers get short and arguments grow heated. Their final verdict and how they reach it provide an electrifying and thought-provoking experience. This classic explodes like twelve sticks of dynamite in one of the finest, most powerful dramas of all-time. 2005 Tony nominee for Best Revival of a Play. Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m., and Sundays at 3 p.m. Tickets are $25. For tickets and information, call (772) 932-8880 or visit actstudiotheatre.com.
SUNDAY, JAN. 6
• Sunday Morning Beach Walk: 8:30-10 a.m., Stuart Beach, 889 N.E. Ocean Blvd., Stuart. Take a guided walk on the Stuart beachfront with Florida Oceanographic’s education staff and volunteers to learn about beach dynamics, biology, and oceanography. Register in advance: call (772) 225-0505 or visit FloridaOcean.org.
• Music at the Mansion: Free music series in the amphitheater at The Mansion at Tuckahoe, Indian RiverSide Park, 1707 N.E. Indian River Drive, Jensen Beach. Enjoy live music from The Nouveaux Honkies, plus food and beverages, children's activities and more, from 3-6 p.m. Free. For more information and the band schedule, visit www.facebook.com/MyMCParks
SUNDAY, JAN. 6 — TUESDAY, JAN. 8
• Auditions for 'Jekyll & Hyde: The Musical:' Open auditions will be held at the Barn Theatre in Stuart at 7 p.m. Sunday through Tuesday. (Sign in at 6:30 p.m.) The show dates are March 7-24. The Barn Theatre welcomes all newcomers and no shows are pre-cast. For more information, visit www.barn-theatre.com
TUESDAY, JAN. 8
• House of Refuge Lecture Series: Deborah Delucco presents "The Life and History of the DuBois House" at 10 a.m., House of Refuge Museum, 301 S.E. MacArthur Blvd., Stuart. Season tickets are $50 (for all four Tuesday morning or Wednesday evening lectures); individual tickets are available for $15, space permitting, the week before the lecture. For more information, call (772) 225-1875 or visit houseofrefugefl.org.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 9
• House of Refuge Lecture Series: Deborah Delucco presents "The Life and History of the DuBois House" at 7 p.m., House of Refuge Museum, 301 S.E. MacArthur Blvd., Stuart. Season tickets are $50 (for all four Tuesday morning or Wednesday evening lectures); individual tickets are available for $15, space permitting, the week before the lecture. For more information, call (772) 225-1875 or visit houseofrefugefl.org.
THURSDAY, JAN. 10
• Curators & Cocktails: "The Chevrolet Corvette — America's Sports Car," 5:30-7:30 p.m., Elliott Museum, 825 N.E. Ocean Blvd., Stuart. Join Elliott Museum Associate Car Curator John Giltinan as he presents interesting, in-depth topics about automotive history. A display of rare and vintage cars relating to the topic will complement the presentation; enjoy fine wines, beers and hors d'oeuvres while chatting with other car aficionados. $35 per lecture. Seating is limited. RSVP by calling (772) 225-1961 or emailing RSVP@elliottmuseum.org.
THROUGH SUNDAY, JAN. 27
• Florida Watercolor Society's 2018 Traveling Show: The Elliott Museum, 825 N.E. Ocean Blvd., Stuart, hosts the FWS Traveling Show in its first stop, featuring more than half of the works shown in the FWS 47th annual exhibition in Bradenton. Exhibit will be on display Nov. 8 through Jan. 27. Exhibition is included in regular admission; Museum member admission is free. For more information, call (772) 225-1961 or visit https://elliottmuseum.org/events/
THROUGH THURSDAY, FEB. 14
• 'Serendipity in Ecoart' exhibit: Showcasing the creative process of the Ripple Project and a retrospective of Ripple's lead artist, Lucy Keshavarz, at the Court House Cultural Center, 80 S.E. Ocean Blvd., Stuart. Exhibit is on display Nov. 30 through Feb. 14. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday through Friday, and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more information, visit www.martinarts.org.
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