In Short: Dec. 19-25, 2013
Hansford Christmas program
The Hansford Senior Center, 500 Washington St., St. Albans, will present a Christmas program at 11 a.m. Friday. The free event features a musical performance by the Hansford Choir and dance performances by Jenny Kelly's Happy Steppers and Helen Shaeffer's Fun Dancers.
A traditional holiday lunch follows at noon. It is $4 for those under age 60 and by donation for ages 60 and up. Call 304-722-4621.
Town Center music
Charleston Town Center will host free concerts by the Bob Thompson Unit and Glenville College Brass Ensemble this weekend as part of its 2013 Musical Days of the Season in Macy's Court. The Glenville ensemble will perform from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, and the Bob Thompson Unit will give a two-hour concert beginning at 3 p.m. Sunday.
For a schedule of all performances, visit www.charlestontowncenter.com.
Feast of Carols
Charleston Baptist Temple, 209 Morris St., presents its annual Feast of Carols at 5 p.m. Sunday. Refreshments will be served after the service. Call 304-346-9627.
Hank Williams tribute tickets
Advance tickets are now available for FOOTMAD's 11th Hank Williams Tribute Concert at 8 p.m. Jan. 4 at the Culture Center. They are $20 for adults, $10 for seniors and free for students, children (under 13) and VISTA workers/community volunteers; purchase at www.footmad.org. This annual concert frequently sells out.
Culture Center movies
The Culture Center will host free movie screenings and crafts Dec. 26-28. Films show at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. in the Culture Center Theater, and winter crafts run 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. The film schedule is: "The Smurfs 2," Dec. 26; "Monsters University," Dec. 27 and "Planes," Dec. 28. Call Caryn Gresham at 304-558-0220.
2014 FestivALL art fair applications
Applications are now being accepted for the 2014 FestivALL Capitol Street Art Fair (June 28-29) and the FestivALL Fall Harvest Gift Boutique (Oct. 25-26). Both are juried fairs dedicated to fine art and crafts.
The early deadline, with a reduced fee of $85 for one space or $150 for two, is Feb. 15. The final deadline, with fees of $110 and $200, is March 15. Get an application packet online at www.festivallcharleston.com or request a print copy from Betty Rivard at 304-364-8972 or firstname.lastname@example.org.