Music, art events coming in February
North Alabama attractions and communities are offering a variety of ways to beat the winter blues this February with offerings including artistic exhibits, stage performances, and flea markets.
Among the February events are:
A Silver Menagerie: The Betty and Charles Grisham Collection of Buccellati Animals will be showing through April 18. The exhibit features 16 silver animals designed and hand fabricated in Italy by the luxury jewelry firm Buccellati.
Encounters: Jean Hess, showing through May 2, will feature new works by this acclaimed Tennessee artist who uses mixed media on canvas and wood. A Collector's Life, exhibits from the museum's permanent collection, will be on display Feb. 1-April 4. To teach the public more about the art on view at the museum, a guided tour is set for Feb. 8 at 2 p.m. General admission to the museum is $7 with discounts available for groups. Museum members and children under 6 are admitted free. Ages 6-11 are admitted for $3. A discount is given to seniors over 60, military, and students with valid I.D.
For details on any event at the museum, telephone (256) 535-4350or (800) 786-9095.