Calendar items should be e-mailed to calendar@gwinnettdailypost.com or sent to the Gwinnett Daily Post, P.O. Box 603, Lawrenceville, GA 30046. The fax number is 770-339-8081. All items must include a name and telephone number and must be received by noon Monday in order to be published in the following week's Friday edition.

Today

Improvisational comedy troupe "The Blacktop Circus" will perform at 8 p.m today at the Aurora Theatre, 128 Pike St., Lawrenceville. Tickets are $15. Call 678-226-6222 or visit www.auroratheatre.com.

The New Dawn Theatre Company will present "Arsenic and Old Lace" today through Sunday at the Red Clay Theater and Arts Center in Duluth. Tickets are $15 for students, $18 for seniors and $22 for adults. Call 770-622-1777.

Brookwood High School's drama department will present "Steel Magnolias" at 7:30 p.m. today and Saurday. Tickets are $5 for students and seniors and $6 for adults.

Saturday

The Gwinnett Choral Guild will make its debut Saturday with the Fourth Annual Gala with a Taste of Historic Lawrenceville at the Aurora Theatre, 28 Pike St., Lawrenceville. The show will begin at 8 p.m after a taste of local foods and a silent auction from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $35 for adults, $60 for couples and $25 for seniors, students and groups of 10 or more, and may be purchased by calling 678-226-6222 or visiting boxoffice@auroratheatre.com. Call 404-223-9962 for more information or visit www.gwinnettchoralguild.com.

Wednesday

"The Lady With All the Answers" will be performed at 8 p.m. Wednesday through March 9 at the ART Station Theatre, 5384 Manor Drive in Stone Mountain Village. Showtimes are 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays. Tickets are $26 for adults and $20 for students and seniors. Call 770-469-1105.

Feb. 26

The Gwinnett Philharmonic and Gwinnett County Public Schools' Honors Orchestra will perform "Side by Side: Sensational Strings" at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 26 at the Performing Arts Center at the Gwinnett Center. Tickets are $28 or $24 seniors and $12 for students and may be purchased through Ticketmaster or the Gwinnett Center Box Office. Call 770-418-1115 for more information.

Auditions for the Fifth Row Center production of "To Kill a Mockingbird" will be held at 7 p.m. Feb. 26 and 27 at The Springs Church, 6553 Sprout Springs Road, Flowery Branch. Boys ages 7 to 14 and girls ages 7 to 13 are needed, as well as several adult men and women.

Feb. 28

Collins Hill High School's drama department will present "Pinocchio" at 7 p.m. Feb. 28. Tickets are $5. Call 770-338-4764 for more information.

March 6

Button Theatre will present "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown" from March 6 to 30 at the Jacqueline Casey Hudgens Center for the Arts at the Gwinnett Center. Tickets are $20 with group and senior rates available and may be reserved by calling 770-831-0591 or visiting www.buttontheatre.com.

March 10

The "Painting With Judy Betts" art workshop will be held from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. March 10 to 14 at Kudzu Art Zone, 116 Carlyle St., Norcross. The cost is $400 for Art Zone members and $500 for nonmembers. Call 770-840-9844 or visit www.kudzuartzone.org.

March 14

"Van Go!," a trip to the Atlanta show of the American Craft Council, will leave at 10 a.m. March 14 from the Pinckneyville Park Community Recreation Center, 4650 Peachtree Industrial Blvd., Norcross. Registration is required, and the cost is $10. Call 770-417-2200.

The Kudzu Art Zone will present "Colorful Concoctions" from March 14 to April 26, at 116 Carlyle St., Norcross. The gallery is open to the public from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Call 770-840-9844 or visit www.kudzuartzone.org for more information.

March 21

"The Sleeping Beauty," a production of the Northeast Atlanta Ballet with live music by the Gwinnett Community Symphony Orchestra, will be performed at 2 and 7:30 p.m. March 21 at Gwinnett Center, 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth. Tickets are $12 in advance or $15 at the door. Call 770-921-7277.

March 28

The Fifth Row Center will be performing "Shakespeare!" on March 28 and 29 at The Springs Church, 6553 Sprout Springs Road. Tickets are $5 at the door.

April 5

Terry Hendrix will perform at 8 p.m. April 5 at the Bowman House, 323 Wilcrest Drive, Lawrenceville. Doors open at 7 p.m. Admission is a $20 donation. Call 770-979-1314 or visit www.myspace.com/bowmanhouseconcerts.

April 16

ART Station presents "Five Course Love" from April 16 through May 10 at the ART Station Theatre, 5384 Manor Drive in Stone Mountain Village. Tickets are $26 for adults and $20 for seniors and students and are available by calling 770-469-1105.

April 19

Art Trax will be held April 19 on the Hoschton Square, 79 City Square, Hoschton. Call 404-202-3044 or visit www.arttrax.org.

April 25

The Fifth Row Center will be performing "To Kill a Mockingbird" from April 24 through 26 at The Springs Church, 6553 Sprout Springs Road. Tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and $6 for students and children and may be purchased at the door or by calling 770-855-7005.

May 9

The Kudzu Art Zone will present "Journeys: Inside and Out," an exhibit gallery focusing on artist perspectives of the outside world from May 9 through June 28 at 116 Carlyle St., Norcross. The gallery is open to the public from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Call 770-840-9844 or visit www.kudzuartzone.org for more information.

June 11

The Kudzu Art Zone will present "Feel the Heat", an exhibit gallery that focuses on summer heat from June 11 through Aug. 23 at 116 Carlyle St., Norcross. The gallery is open to the public from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Call 770-840-9844 or visit www.kudzuartzone.org for more information.

Ongoing events

Duluth students have the opportunity to design several facets of the city's 2030 Comprehensive Plan by submitting either artwork, to be used for the document's cover, or a 2,000-word essay on the future of Duluth. All entries are due by Feb. 29. The winning submission for each category will earn a $50 prize and be recognized by the mayor at a City Council meeting. Contact Chris Collins at 770-476-1790 or ccollins@duluthga.net.

Watercolorist Rosemary Benavides Williams will be holding a weekly session of watercolor classes from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesdays through March 4 at the Sugar Hill Community Center, 1166 Church St., Sugar Hill. The fee is $125 per eight-week session. Call 770-831-7413 to register and obtain directions.

Vines Railroad Garden train museum is open to the public from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. every Sunday. The train museum is located at 3500 Oak Grove Road, Loganville. Call 770-554-9697 or visit www.vinesgardenrailroad.com.

"Out to Lunch at ART Station" is held from 12:15 to 12:45 p.m. the third Monday of each month at ART Station, 5384 Manor Drive, Stone Mountain. Tickets are $10 and include a boxed lunch. Call 770-469-1105 or visit www.artstation.org.

MOMS Club of Lawrenceville-North offers daytime activities for at-home mothers and children. Events include play groups, weekly activities, monthly meetings, service projects and more. If interested, please email mclawno@yahoo.com.