Faith Writers: Monthly Writer’s Group
Third Tuesday of Every Month: February 18 @ 6:30–8:30 PM
Shalom Spirituality Center
Monthly writer’s group allows time to share up to two pages of writing with an opportunity for feedback and critique from other members. Facilitated by Mary Potter Kenyon. Snacks provided. Free. 1001 Davis St. 563-582-3592. shalomretreats.org.
Town & Gown Chamber Music Recital
Tuesday, February 18 @ 7 PM
Clarke University Jansen Music Hall
The 11th annual Town & Gown Chamber Music Recital will feature chamber music works for voice, violin, cello, classical guitar, and piano. Clarke University faculty, students, and alumni will perform. Faculty from Divine Word College, Emmaus Bible College, and the University of Wisconsin-Platteville are also performing in the recital. Additionally, the program includes a student pianist from Wahlert Catholic High School. Free. 1550 Clarke Dr. 563-588-6564. Clarke.edu.
Live at Heritage Center Performing Arts Series: We Shall Overcome – A Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., featuring Damien Sneed
Tuesday, February 18 @ 7:30 PM
University of Dubuque Heritage Center John and Alice Butler Hall
Inspired by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., We Shall Overcome showcases repertoire from African American music traditions that electrified generations of civil rights activists with interwoven spoken word from Dr. King’s speeches. Musical Director Damien Sneed has worked with musical luminaries like Wynton Marsalis, Jessye Norman, Diana Ross, and Aretha Franklin. This concert production features a full ensemble of vocals and instrumentals with music representing traditional and modern gospel, classical, jazz, Broadway, and spirituals. UD Concert Choir and Gospel Choir are special guests. 2255 Bennett St. 563-585-SHOW. dbq.edu/heritagecenter.