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It's the Weekend!


On Saturday, "Bravo I: Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto" is at 7:30 p.m. at Thalia Mara Hall.

Today, Personal Treasures is from noon-6:30 p.m. at Old Capitol Museum (100 S. State St.). Bring your antiques to the artifacts workshop for identification, and learn about conservation, caring for a historic home and preservation. Free; call 601-576-6800; "God's Favorite" is at 7:30 p.m. at Black Rose Theatre (103 Black St., Brandon). $15, $10 students, military and seniors; call 601-825-1293; Air Review performs at 9 p.m. at Hal & Mal's (200 S. Commerce St.). Doors open at 8 p.m. For ages 18 and up. $5 in advance, $8 at the door; call 601-292-7121; email [email protected]; Need more options? See our Best Bets.

On Saturday, Rummage Sale for Stewpot is at 7 a.m. at Ascension Lutheran Church (6481 Old Canton Road). Free; call 601-948-5140; email [email protected] Gator Bait Kayak Challenge is at 9:30 a.m. at Pelahatchie Shore Park (Lakeshore Drive, Brandon). $25-$75; call 601-672-8617 (information) or 601-966-5456 (kayak rental); email [email protected]; Zeta Amicae/Lil' Miss Zeta Amicae Beauty Pageant Interest Meeting is at 10:30 a.m. at Metrocenter Mall (1395 Metrocenter Drive) on the lower level. Free; call 601-506-4930 or 601-208-9699. Poetry and Soul is from 6-9:30 p.m. at Jackson Medical Mall (350 W. Woodrow Wilson Ave.). In Suite 3415. Free; call 769-257-6413 or 662-380-2811; email [email protected] "Bravo I: Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto" is at 7:30 p.m. at Thalia Mara Hall (255 E. Pascagoula St.). $20 and up; call 601-960-1565; For more events, check out the JFP Events Calendar.

On Sunday, Salsa Sundayz is at 7 p.m. at Brickhouse Cardio Club (1006 Top St., Suite H, Flowood). The free salsa lesson is at 7 p.m., and the dance social is at 8 p.m. $5; call 601-850-7461. Greater Jackson Arts Council Call for Art ends today at Greater Jackson Arts Council (255 E. Pascagoula St.). The council seeks an artist to paint a mural on the side of Martin's Lounge. Free; call 601-960-1557, ext. 224. Also, be sure to take some time to support a local restaurant such as Bon Ami, Two Sisters Kitchen, Julep, Cool Al's, or Cerami's. If you want more dining options, see JFP Restaurant Listings and the Menu Guide.

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