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Things to do Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013

By Staff reports


JEFFREY THOMASSON: 7 p.m. Free. Acoustic fingerstyle jazz. Bluegrass Kitchen, 1600 Washington St. E. Call 304-346-2871.

JANUS TRIO AND JACOB BUMGARNER: 7 p.m. Adults $20, students attending with adult free, single students $5. Brooklyn, N.Y.-based flute, viola and harp trio with local guest pianist. Presented by the Charleston Chamber Music Society. Christ United Methodist Church, 1221 Quarrier St. Call 304-344-5389.

KENNY AND BECKY AND THE COUNTRY SWINGERS: 7 p.m. Adults $8, children $3. Country. Kanawha Valley Jamboree, 8902 MacCorkle Ave., Marmet. Call 304-545-2693.

THE LONESOME RIVER BAND: 7:30 p.m. Adults $15, seniors $12, children $5. Bluegrass. Mountaineer Opry House, Milton. Call 304-743-5749 or visit

TODD BURGE: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Free. Taylor Books, 226 Capitol St. Call 304-342-1461 or visit


"LES MISERABLES": 7:30 p.m. Tickets $25. Charleston Light Opera Guild's production of Tony Award-winning Broadway musical based on the novel by Victor Hugo. Clay Center. Call 304-561-3570 or visit

MURDER-MYSTERY DINNER: 7 p.m., Greenhouse of Teays Valley, 3554 Teays Valley Road, Hurricane. Murder and Merriment will perform "Death on Black Friday." The interactive murder-mystery takes place in a TV newsroom in the midst of a snowstorm. Tickets are $40 and include a dinner buffet. Reservations are required; call 304-397-6316.


FOOTMAD CONTRA DANCE: 8 to 11 p.m. Free. Music by Devilish Merry with caller Liz Natter. Columbia Gas Transmission Auditorium, 1700 MacCorkle Ave. SE. Call 304-415-3668.

DANCE: 7 to 10 p.m. Admission $8. Marmet Recreation Center, 8500 MacCorkle Ave. Call 304-949-9692.

SPEAKEASY SINGLES DANCE: 7 p.m. Members $8, nonmembers $10. Music by DJ Dave Glenn. Silent auction. Hosted by SpeakEasy Singles. Wilson Student Union, WVSU, Institute. Call 304-766-1041.

DANCE WITH ME: 7:30 p.m., Lewis Theatre, 113 N. Court St., Lewisburg. Movement theater and dance performances. Adults $17, students $12. Contact or call 304-645-3003.


DISCOVER THE DINOSAURS: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Adults $17, seniors $15, children 2-12 exhibit only $12, children exhibit-plus $20. Dinosaur exhibit, scavenger hunt, Jurassic maze and more. Other attractions available for additional fee. Charleston Civic Center. Call 304-345-1500.

"WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE": 10 a.m. Free. Story time for children. K.I.D.S., 216 Washington St. W. Call 304-205-3045.


SENSORY-SENSITIVE CINEMA: 9:30 a.m. Tickets $6. A showing of "Free Birds" for people with developmental disabilities. Theater lights will be on and the sound at a lower volume. Guests may sing, talk and move around during the movie. Those with dietary restrictions may bring their own snacks. Park Place Stadium Cinemas, 600 Washington St. E. Call 304-345-6541.

OPERA AT THE MOVIES: 12:55 p.m. Regal Nitro Stadium 12. The Metropolitan Opera's production of Puccini's "Tosca" screens live. Runtime is about three hours and 35 minutes. Encore showing 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. Adults $24, seniors $22, children $18. Call 304-769-0405 or visit

MU's INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL: 5 to 9 p.m., Huntington's Big Sandy Superstore Arena. Free. Marshall University's 50th annual International Festival features international food tasting, music and dance, plus displays from more than 60 countries and cultures. Call Clark Egnor at 304-696-2465 or visit


LAUGHTER YOGA: 10 a.m. Donations accepted. Led by Janet Prince. Unity of Kanawha Valley, 804 Myrtle Road. Call 304-345-0021.

FISHING RODEO: 2 to 6 p.m., Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center, 314 Donnally St. The swimming pool has been stocked with 300 pounds of trout. There are also 10 tagged fish for lucky anglers who will receive a prize. Fishing free for youths 13 and younger, $10 for adults and teens 14 and older. Tobacco-free event sponsored by West Virginia Indoor Clean Air Program. Parking available on the back parking lot, under the Interstate via Court Street. Contact Cheryl Gaynor at 304-348-8008 or


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