By: Emily Guiles
A name is as meaningful to a band as the music they play, a name signifies who they are and represents them stylistically. And with a name like Three Way Street it is easy to see how Andrea Mathews, Jeff Baldus and Bradley Rose have managed to produce and maintain a unique style and sound. In this case the name has a personal meaning for the band, because Mathews daughter picked out the name when she was only nine.
A Piece of My Heart- You’re invited to the USS Silversides Submarine Museum for the Theatrical Synergies production of “A Piece of the My Heart”, a dramatic play which presents the true stories of six courageous women sent to Vietnam and their struggle to make sense of a war that irrevocably changed them and a nation that shunned them. Show times are January 30 & February 2 at 7:00pm and January 31 & February 1 at 2:00pm. Tickets are $10 for students, $15 for members, veterans and seniors and $20 for the general public. Tickets may be purchased at the door and do not include admission to the museum or the vessels. For more information, call 231-755-1230.
Snowfest 2015- Muskegon Jaycees Snowfest is a one day packed full of fun for the whole family starting off with Snow Volleyball at 9:00am, Snow Cornhole 10:00am, their famous soup & chili cook off begins at 11:30am with the Kidsfest happening at the Holiday Inn during the cook off! Awards will be given out at 3:00pm. The evening will end with Broomball with the Muskegon Lumberjacks!
Hoffmaster Park Snowshoe Hike- Weather permitting, Snowshoe hikes begin at the Visitor Center at 10:30am. They are located at 6585 Lake Harbor Rd. Norton Shores. Snowshoes for these programs may be reserved from the Gillette Nature Association for a $5 fee per pair. Snowshoes must be reserved in advance and paid for when hike reservation is made. Reservations may be made by calling 231-798-3573. Reservations are required. State Park passport required for entry into the state park.
Russian. Trio. Classics- West Michigan Symphony (WMS) concerts at The Block presents a Russian inspired piano trio program with WMS associate principal cellist Igor Cerkovic, WMS violinist Oleg Bezuglov and pianist Natalia Beuglova performing Tchaikovsky’s Piano Trio in A Minor, Op. 50 and the Shostakovich Piano Trio No. 2 in E minor, Op. 67. Doors and bar open at 6:30, concert starts at 7:30 PM on February 7th. Call 231-726-3231 for more information.
Country Western Music Show- The Muskegon Firefighters Union Local #370 is proud to present its Annual Country Western Music Show at the Reeths-Puffer High School Auditorium on Sunday, February 8 at 3:00pm. The show features Jim Glaser “Woman, Woman”, Bobby Tomberlin “Singing Bee”, and Carrie Tillis “Just a Little Gift”. Support your local firefighters by attending this great show! Tickets are $20 for 1, $35 for 2 or $50 for a family tickets that cover up to 8 people. Call 231-722-4527 to order yours.
By: Emily Guiles
Exodus: Gods and Kings was an enormous undertaking for director Ridley Scott, also director of Gladiator, and Prometheus. When dealing with such a well known story, especially one based in faith, it is easy to miss the mark, and in this case Scott did.