Calendar items may be sent to calendar@martinsvillebulletin.com, brought to the office at 204 Broad St., Martinsville or mailed to P.O. Box 3711, Martinsville, VA, 24112. Dates and times must be included. Recurring events are published in Sunday’s edition. To see a complete calendar, visit www.martinsvillebulletin.com.

TODAY

» Morning Music with One Day at a Time is at 10 a.m.-noon at the HJDB Event Center Cafeteria. A breakfast buffet for $5 is at 8:30; lunch buffet for $6 is at noon. For information, call 276-358-0489.

» Bassett Jamboree begins with a jam session at 6 p.m. at the HJDB Event Center in Bassett, followed by Swift Creek at 7 and The New Habit at 8. Concessions are available. For information, call 276-358-0489.

» Winter Wonderland: Fundamentals of Acrylic Painting with Charles Hill of Studio 107 is at 2-5 p.m. at the Creative Arts Center. Speaking on the basics of painting composition and design, brush types and techniques, mixing paint, color theory and creativity. Deadline for fee of $35 is due today with registration. RSVP to the Reynolds Homestead at 276-694-7181. Make-up date in event of snow is Jan. 26.

» Artist Tawny Chatmon will be honored with an opening reception at 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Piedmont Arts. Complimentary wine and light refreshments will be served. RSVP attendance at PiedmontArts.org or 276-632-3221.

SATURDAY

» TheatreWorks Community Players will hold auditions for the play “Of Mice and Men” at 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Black Box Theatre. There are roles for nine men ranging in age from 20s to 70s, and one woman in her mid-20s. Tom Berry will be the director. For more information, visit www.twcp.net and look under “About/Audition Information.”

» Altrusa of Martinsville/Henry County meets at 9 a.m. at Frank’s Place at King’s Grant, with Nina Huff as guest host.

» Fragile, Handle with Care, an exhibit of work by contemporary African-American artist Tawny Chatmon, will be on display at Piedmont Arts through March 7. Chatmon’s portraits capture the beauty, innocence and hope of black childhood.

» Free community breakfast at Ridgeway United Methodist Church is at 8:30-10 a.m.

» Free community breakfast is at 8-9:30 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 1901 Patrick Henry Ave.

» Martinsville Library will show a family friendly movie at 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Popcorn provided. For information, call 276-403-5430.

» Artspiration: Family is at 1-2:30 p.m. at Piedmont Arts. Create an original acrylic painting with instructor Michele Minich. All supplies provided. Dress for mess. The cost is $20 for members, $25 for nonmembers. Register at PiedmontArts.org or call 276-632-3221.

» Artspiration: Hope & Healing is at 10 a.m.-noon at Piedmont Arts. All supplies provided. Registration is required. Visit PiedmontArts.org.

SUNDAY

» Martin Luther King Jr. celebration service will be at 3 p.m. at Sinai Church, 7 Peters St., Martinsville, with guest preacher the Rev. Thurman O. Echols Jr., retired pastor of Moral Hill Missionary Baptist Church, and guest presider the Rev. Tyler C. Millner, pastor of Morning Star Holy Church

» Martin Luther King Jr. community service will be at 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church East Martinsville, with guest James C. Coleman, pastor of Providence Transformational Church, Lynchburg, and member of Lynchburg school board and a college professor. Music will be rendered by the First Baptist Church music department.

» The Interfaith Council of Martinsville-Henry County will host “Freedom & Justice for All: An Interfaith Commemoration Service for Martin Luther King Jr.” at 3-4:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 23 Starling Ave., Martinsville. The Rev. Libby Grammer of First Baptist Church is the host. Speakers, from the Jewish, Christian and Islamic faith traditions, will be Grammer, Khalil Shadeed, Martha Woody, Nicholas Hull, James Shabazz and Keith Ritchie.

» TheatreWorks Community Players will hold auditions for the play “Of Mice and Men” at 2-4 p.m. at the Black Box Theatre. There are roles for nine men ranging in age from 20s to 70s, and one woman in her mid-20s. Tom Berry will be the director. For more information, visit www.twcp.net and look under “About/Audition Information.”

» Winter Wonderland: Fundamentals of Acrylic Painting with Charles Hill of Studio 107 is at 2-5 p.m. at the Creative Arts Center. Speaking on the basics of painting composition and design, brush types and techniques, mixing paint, color theory and creativity. For more information call the Reynolds Homestead at 276-694-7181. Make-up date in event of snow is Jan. 26.

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