Eastern Movie Matinees at the Eastern Branch of Jackson District Library. Join us for some great films all month long. Widescreen, comfortable seats and popcorn too! Thursday afternoons starting at 2 p.m. December 14: The Santa Clause (1994, PG) starring Tim Allen, Judge Reinhold, and Wendy Crewson. When a man inadvertently kills Santa on Christmas Eve, he finds himself magically recruited to take his place.
Lights on the Lane Holiday Walking Tour at Ella Sharp Museum CANCELLED. Don’t miss the exciting opportunity to see Farm Lane decorated with lights and holiday displays. Get into the holiday spirit as you take an audio tour of our historic buildings. Popcorn & hot chocolate will be available. This event will be outside on Farm Lane, so please dress accordingly. 6 PM to 8 PM, Ella Sharp Museum.
JXN Community Forum. Come enjoy the documentary I’ll Be Me about singer/songwriter Glen Campbell and his battle with Alzheimer’s. Jackson District Library will give a short presentation beforehand, to discuss the Project Bridge Alzheimer’s programs that are planned at JDL. This forum is co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters and the Jackson District Library. 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM, Carnegie Branch, JDL. For more information, please call Calvin at the library, 517-788-4087.
ARTitude presents Dance. Jackson School of the Arts is bringing more art to ARTITUDE. Instructor Alyssa Anderson will lead kids in creating a little work of art to take home. Our lovely dance student, Natalee Sabo will be there in costume to share dance with everyone. Art, dance and shopping! Don’t miss shopping for one-of-a-kind Christmas gifts in this amazing location. 416 Wildwood Avenue, 5 PM to 7 PM.
Artist Reception at the Orange Peacock Gallery at the Ella. Featured artist: Lidija Fremeau. 5 PM to 7 PM. The Orange Peacock at Ella Sharp Museum, 3225 Fourth St., Jackson. Enjoy complimentary beer and wine.
Due to the weather, there are numerous cancellations and closings today. Check with the event and venue before heading out.
Today in the J is sponsored by Experience Jackson.