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Chamber Music Saturday, Feb. 20

Chamber MusicMore than 60 people attended a concert at the Mount Vernon Music Hall on Saturday, Feb. 20 which featured Michael Shih playing a Stradivarious violin and clarinetist Daryl Coad.

Stained glass class deadline Sunday

Come learn the art of working with stained glass at the Cultural Arts Center Friday and Saturday for the next three weeks.

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Houston is prexy

Janet Houston was elected president of the Franklin Consumer Science Club at their meeting in January. The Franklin Consumer Science Club will meet at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9 at the Senior Meal Center on Taylor Street. For more information, see the Feb. 4 edition of the Optic-Herald.

Angelou lecture delayed

The lecture by Dr. Maya Angelou originally scheduled for Friday, Feb. 19 at the Whatley Center for the Performing Arts has been postponed due to illness. The event is tentatively being rescheduled for the second week in April.

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Bacon instructor for scratch board class

Lorelle Bacon of Winnsboro will be the instructor for a scratch board workshop set from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Feb 19 and 20 at the Cultural Arts Center. For more information, see the Feb. 4 edition of the Optic-Herald.

Fort Worth concertmaster featured at the Mount Vernon Music Hall

Fort Worth concertmaster featured at the Mount Vernon Music HallMichael Shih, concertmaster of the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, will be the featured performer for the Special Guest Chamber Music concert. The music of Zoltán Kodály and Johannes Brahms will be performed for the concert which is set for 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb.20 in the Mount Vernon Music Hall.For more information, see the Feb. 18 edition of the Optic-Herald.

Concert successful

Concert successfulApproximatel 50 people attended the Mount Vernon Music "Out of the Ordinary" concert on Saturday, Jan 30 despite the blustery damp weather.

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Kodaly, Brahms music focus of February music concert

Kodaly, Brahms music focus of February music concertThe music of Zoltán Kodály and Johannes Brahms will be featured in a special concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday Feb. 20 in the Mount Vernon Music Hall.

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“Out of the Ordinary” music to be performed Saturday night

“Out of the Ordinary” music  to be performed Saturday nightMount Vernon Music invites everyone to a concert of “breathtakingly beautiful” music, Mark Miller, president of the association said. The “Out of the Ordinary” concert is set for 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 30 at The Music Hall,

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