Your Weekend Top 5
Fourth Fridays in Sterling
STERLING – Fourth Fridays: Where People and Art Collide brings art and music to a variety of downtown venues. Most events are from 6 to 8 p.m., although many places have musicians performing into the night. For example, Matt Kinnaman will play at 6 p.m. at Air Play Sports & Espresso, 115 E. Third St. Walking maps with a complete list of venues and events, and more information, are available at fourthfridayspac.com.
Welcome to the jungle at SHS
STERLING – Sterling High School presents its production of Disney's musical "Tarzan" this weekend in Centennial Auditorium at the school. Performances begin at 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday and at 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets cost $10 for adults, $8 for students, and $30 for a family. For more information or tickets, call 815-622-3248 or visit centennialauditorium.org.
Suess at Sauk this weekend
DIXON – Sauk Valley Community College will present Dr. Suess' "The Cat in the Hat" this weekend. Performances will begin at 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday in the Jerry Mathis Theater. Tickets cost $5, but are free to children 10 and under. The performance is based on the book by Dr. Suess and the play originally produced by the National Theater of Great Britain. Call 815-288-5511, ext. 0, for tickets.
Works of art in Dixon
DIXON – An opening reception for Kreider Services' Perspectives Art and Photography Exhibit will be from 6 to 8 tonight at The Next Picture Show, 113 W. First St. A collection of more than 50 art pieces and nearly 100 photographs done by people at Kreider Services will be on display through March in celebration of National Disabilities Awareness Month. Artists will be present tonight to show off their works.
Film festival in Morrison
MORRISON – Morrison Schools Foundation is having its second Short Film Festival from 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Morrison High School auditorium, 643 Genesee Ave. Movies will be shown, and prizes will be awarded to the best entries. There also will be People's Choice Awards. Admission to the festival costs $5.