Woldumar Bluegrass and Folk Jam

The Woldumar Bluegrass and Folk Jams are back on the third Sunday of the month. Bring an instrument and join a jam circle or just come and enjoy the music, people and nature. Special performances will be announced. Text 517fiveOfive2809 if interested in performing. Suggested donation is $5. Visit

Nov. 21

Wonderland of Lights

It’s time for the 26th annual Wonderland of Lights at the Potter Park Zoo. Tour the grounds with friends and family Thursdays through Sundays as thousands of lights and decorations transform the zoo into a holiday spectacle. There will be cookie decorating, crafts and animal encounters for all to enjoy. Visit for more details.

Nov. 20-Dec. 27

“This Wonderful Life”

John Lepard returns to the Williamston Theatre stage in his award-winning role as George Bailey, Mr. Potter and the entire population of Bedford Falls in this theatrical retelling of the classic holiday film “It’s A Wonderful Life.” Adapted from the most well-known “what if” story of all time, this heartwarming tale reminds us of the power of perspective, friendship and faith. Shows run Thursdays through Sundays. Visit for more details.

Nov. 18-Dec. 19

Abrams Planetarium Family Shows

The Abrams Planetarium on the campus of Michigan State University hosts public shows every weekend through summer 2022. Shows are limited to a maximum of 20 audience members and tickets must be purchased in advance. Audience members must follow COVID-19 safety rules while attending. All individuals are required to wear masks indoors in all campus buildings and other university facilities in East Lansing and throughout the state. Six feet of social distancing must be observed between groups from different households. Public planetarium shows, featuring the Digistar 6 projector, are scheduled for 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays as well as 2:30 p.m. and 4 p.m. Sundays. Visit for more information.

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