"Snow White" will be performed by the Gainesville Ballet Company at Breanau University's Pearce Auditorium. Performances will be at 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday, and matinees will be at 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Tickets are $22 for adults, $18 for seniors, $16 for students. For more information, call 770-532-4241 or visit

Jacqueline Winspear will discuss and sign her newest mystery novel, "An Incomplete Revenge," at 7:15 p.m. today at the Decatur Library, 215 Sycamore St. in Decatur. For more information, call 404-370-8450 ext. 2225.


The Eagle Eye Book Shop will host Southern Authors Day on Saturday. Stephan Wing will discuss his book "Free Ralph! An Evolutionary Fable" at 11:30 a.m. Karen White and Greg Loomis will discuss their novels "The Memory of Water" and "Sinai Secret" at 3 p.m. Kyoto Joe's will provide food for the afternoon events. The Eagle Eye Book Shop is located at 2076 N. Decatur Road in Decatur. Call 404-486-0307.

The Cultural Crossroads Concert will be held at the Arts Council Complex Auditorium in Gainesville at 8 p.m. Saturday. Concert features Corinne Oviedo and the Angelic Voices of St. John Baptist Church. Tickets are $10. For more information, call 770-534-2787.

The Evening Star concert series will be performed at the Sautee Nacoochee Community Center at 8 p.m. Saturday. David Massengill will perform. Tickets are $15 for members and $20 for nonmembers. Call 706-887-3300 for information.


Sarah Gardner and Lindsay Anderson will sing a recital at 4 p.m. Sunday at Dunwoody United Methodist Church. Both singers are pursuing their master's degrees in music at the Cleveland Institute of Music. All donations will benefit cancer research. The church is located at 1548 Mt. Vernon Road. Call 770-394-0675 for information.


The American Cancer Society Auxiliary will host the 17th Annual Hope Fashion Show at the Ritz-Carlton Buckhead at 10 a.m. Monday. The event will feature WSB-TV's Monica Pearson and JaQuitta Williams as emcees and aims to raise $125,000 for breast cancer research and education. Call 614-374-3614.

The fifth annual St. Patick's Day Festival will be held at the Market Village Square in downtown Smyrna. There will be Irish food and drinks, along with bands such as Keltic Kudzu and Van Heineken, at this family-friendly event. Tickets are $20 at the door or $10 in advance. To purchase tickets, visit

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with the Food Bank by attending Simple Abundance cooking classes at the Cook's Warehouse in Midtown, 549-1 Amsterdam Ave., Atlanta. Chef Shane Devereux of Peasant Bistro will demonstrate how to make delicious dishes, and the evening includes a wine tasting. Tickets cost $50, and all proceeds will benefit Atlanta's Table, a project of the Food Bank. For more information, e-mail To register, visit


Yale University professor Glenda Elizabeth Gilmore will discuss her novel, "Defying Dixie." The event will be held at the Decatur Library, 215 Sycamore St. in Decatur, at 7:15 p.m. Tuesday. For more information, call 404-370-8450, ext. 2225.

The Gainesville ProMusica concert series presents "Lttle Carnegie Hall: an Evening Showcasing North Georgia's Student Musicians." The event will be held in the Pearce Auditorium at Brenau University at 8 p.m. Tuesday. Tickets are $15. Call 770-535-7342 or visit for more information.


Jim Wallis will discuss and sign his latest book, "The Great Awakening." This event will take place at the Jimmy Carter Library, 441 Freedom Pkwy. in Atlanta, at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday. For more information, call 404-370-8450, ext. 2225.

Ongoing events

David Arms' art exhibit "Redefined II" will be displayed through Thursday at Anne Irwin Fine Art Gallery, 25-D Bennett St., Atlanta. Call 404-352-1855 or visit

"The Boys Are Back in Town," a collection of paintings and drawings by 10 young and emerging artists from Brooklyn, N.Y., will be on display at the Romo Gallery through April 5. Visit

"Duke Ellington's Cats" will be performed through Sunday at the Center for Puppetry Arts, 1404 Spring St., Atlanta. Call 404-873-3391 or visit