Today

Gwinnett County Fairgrounds will host a ceramic doll show from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today and Saturday. Admission is $7 per person with children 12 and younger admitted free. The fairgrounds are at 2405 Sugarloaf Parkway, Lawrenceville. For more information, visit www.ceramicdollshows.com.

The Red Clay Theatre will host improv group Playing in Traffic at 8 p.m. today. Admission is $12 and the theater is at 3116 Main St., Duluth. For more information, call 678-407-0772.

New London Theatre will present "The Mystery of Edwin Drood" in its final weekend run at 8 p.m. today and Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $12 in advance or $15 at the door. For more information, call 770-979-3691 or visit www.newlondontheatre.org.

The Gwinnett History Museum will host Coffee-Ceilidh featuring the band Barney's Goat from 8 to 10 p.m. today. Admission is $5 per person and the museum is located at the Lawrenceville Female Seminary at 455 S. Perry St., Lawrenceville. For more information, call 770-822-5178.

Jake Owen will perform at 9:30 p.m. today at Wild Bill's, 2075 Market St., Duluth. The concert is for those 18 and older. For more information and admission prices, call 678-473-1000 or visit www.wildbillsatlanta.com.

Saturday

The Atlanta Exotic Bird Show will be held from 9 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the North Atlanta Trade Center, 1700 Jeurgens Court, Norcross. Admission $4 for those ages 13 and older and free for those younger than 13. For more information, call 770-279-9899.

The Gwinnett County Public Library will present live readings of African American classics from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the Grayson branch, 700 Grayson Parkway, Grayson, 11 a.m. to noon at the Lawrenceville branch, 1001 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, 1 to 2 p.m. at the Peachtree Corners branch, 5570 Spalding Drive, Norcross, and 2:30 to 3:30 at the Mountain Park branch, 1210 Pounds Road S.W., Lilburn. The readings are free and open to the public. For more information, call 770-978-5154 or visit www.gwinnettpl.org.

Culturefest 2009 will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Global Mall, 5675 Jimmy Carter Blvd., Norcross. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 678-425-8800 or visit www.visiongwinnett.org.

Simon Kidgits Club will host its 2009 Book Blast from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday in the Belk Wing of Gwinnett Place Mall, 2100 Pleasant Hill Road, Duluth. For more information, visit www.simon.com or call 770-476-5160.

The Gwinnett Historic Courthouse will host "An Evening with Mark Twain" at 7 p.m. Saturday. Admission is $10, and the courthouse is at 185 Crogan St., Lawrenceville. For more information, call 770-822-5178.

Gwinnett residents are invited to spend "A Night with the Ladies of Button" starting at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Red Clay Theatre, 3116 Main St., Duluth. Admission to the show is $15. For more information, call 678-407-0772 or visit www.buttontheatre.com.

The Bittersweets will perform as part of the Bowman House Concert Series at 8 p.m. today at 323 Wilcrest Drive S.W., Lawrenceville. Doors open at 7 p.m. and guests are invited to bring a dish to share. Admission is $20 per person and all proceeds go to the performers. For more information, call 770-979-1314.

Colt Ford will perform at 9:30 p.m. at Wild Bill's, 2075 Market St., Duluth. The concert is for those 18 and older. For more information and admission prices, call 678-473-1000 or visit www.wildbillsatlanta.com.

Sunday

The Atlanta Exotic Bird Show will be held from 10 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the North Atlanta Trade Center, 1700 Jeurgens Court, Norcross. Admission $4 for those ages 13 and older and free for those younger than 13. For more information, call 770-279-9899.

March 6

The Gwinnett Center will host a sewing and quilting expo from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today. Admission is $10 and the Gwinnett Center is located at 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth. For more information, call 1-800-699-6309.

March 7

The Greater Gwinnett Rose Society will host its annual Rose Day from 9 a.m. to noon March 7 at Bogan Park, 2723 N. Bogan Road in Buford. For more information, call Don Schwarz at 770-979-4237 or e-mail berdks@mindspring.com.

The Gwinnett Center will host a sewing and quilting expo from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. today. Admission is $10 and the Gwinnett Center is located at 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth. For more information, call 1-800-699-6309.

The Gwinnett History Museum will host a storytelling workshop from 1 to

4 p.m. March 7 at the Lawrenceville Female Seminary, 455 Perry St., Lawrenceville. Admission is $40 per person and is for those ages 15 and older. For more information, call 770-822-5178.

Gwinnett Ballet Theatre will present "Alice in Wonderland" at 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. March 7 at the Performing Arts Center at Gwinnett Center, 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth. For more information and ticket prices, call 770-978-0188 or visit www.gwinnettballet.org.

The BorderCollies will perform at 4 and 8 p.m. March 7 at the Red Clay Theatre, 3116 Main St., Duluth. Admission is $10. For more information, call 678-407-0772.