Square Meal initiativeSquare Meal is from 6 to 8 p.m. Nov. 6 at Little India Resturant, 1604 Washington St. W. Cost is $16 for the early bird reservation by Monday and $21 afterward and at the door. The Arts Council of Kanawha Valley initiative is an event at which arts supporters dine at local restaurants where they listen to brief presentations from four artists who seek mini grants for their projects. The ticket price includes a light dinner and a single vote for an artist of choice.Out of the ticket cost, $10 goes toward the artist mini-grant, $5 to the restaurant and $1 administrative cost. Tickets may be purchased online are subject to PayPal fees.
Artists may submit grant proposals to the Arts Council at www.artskv.org. Deadline is 5 p.m., Nov.1. Proposal details are found at artskv.org/grants. Reservations are encouraged. Visit artskv.org/sign-up or email firstname.lastname@example.org.Hawks Nest murder mystery dinner ANSTED -- A blizzard and an avalanche have closed a road down the mountain. That is the scenario and the premise of a murder mystery dinner at 7 p.m., Nov. 2 at Hawks Nest State Park. "Silent Night, Deadly Night," an interactive mystery, will be performed by the theater group Murder and Merriment.Ticket price of $45 includes mystery entertainment and dinner. For reservations call 304-658-5212 ext. 1542.