Things to do Friday, March 22, 2013
16TH ANNUAL CAPITOL CITY GOSPEL SING: 7 p.m. Artist Circle Seats $22.50, main floor $20.50, balcony $18.50. Gospel music with The Inspirations, The Primitive Quartet, The McKameys, Good Shepherd Quartet and Mike Upright. Charleston Municipal Auditorium. Call 304-345-7469.
JOHN CRAIGIE and LEIGH JONES: 7 p.m. Free. Acoustic originals. Bluegrass Kitchen, 1600 Washington St., E. Call 346-2871.
MOUNTAIN GOLD BAND: 7 to 10 p.m. Cover $5. Elk River Community Center, 1047 Main St., Elkview. Call 304-965-3722.
BOB THOMPSON UNIT: 7 p.m. Cover $5. Jazz. FireSide Grille, Route 34, Teays Valley. Call 304-757-4700.
JULIE SCOGGINS AND ROY HABER: 8 and 10:15 p.m. Admission $10. The Comedy Zone, Holiday Inn, 400 Second Ave., South Charleston. Call 304-414-2386 or visit www.comedyzonecharleston.com.
"WESTERN CIV": 8 p.m. Adults $10. Students and seniors $6. Play about the loss of innocence in the '60s Generation. Presented by the Contemporary Youth Arts Company. WVSU Capitol Theater, 123 Summers St. Call 304-342-6522.
"PARTNERS AND PAIRS": 7:30 p.m. Adults $20, at the door $25. Students and seniors $15, at the door $20. Mixed bill performance featuring "Square Dance" and pas de deux DIANA AND ACTAEON and the Spanish-flavored MAJISMO to music of Massenet. Presented by Charleston Ballet. Charleston Civic Center Theater. Call 304-342-6541.
EXTREME COUNTRY DANCE CLUB: 8 to 10 p.m. (Lessons at 6:30 p.m.) Admission $5. Elk Elementary Center, Mink Shoals exit of Interstate 79. Call 304-949-3973 or 304-549-0910.
GOOD TIME COUNTRY DANCERS: 6:30 to 10 p.m. Cost $5. Line dance and patterned couples dance. Jefferson Volunteer Fire Department, 6313 MacCorkle Ave. Call 304-545-6377 or 304-550-7144.
OPEN MIC 4 KIDS: 6:30 p.m. Free. For performers 5 to 15. Unity of Kanawha Valley, 804 Myrtle Road. Call 304-345-0021.
PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT OPENING: 5 to 7 p.m., reception, Marshall University's South Charleston campus library. "From Jackson's Mill to Paris: The Fine Art Photography of Sam McColloch." The exhibit includes 40 black-and-white images from the New Martinsville native. Call 304-746-8910.
TREE PRUNING WORKSHOP: 1 to 3 p.m., West Virginia State University campus orchard, located near W.Va. 25 on the west end of campus in Institute. Parking is available in Lot C, located at the main entrance. Dr. David Davis, visiting professor, will show the proper techniques for pruning fruit trees. The cost is $5. Dress appropriately. Call 304-541-3301 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.