Free concerts in February
SEBRING — The Heartland Pops Concert Band will perform three ‘Pops-pourri’ concerts in February — Faith Lutheran Church at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2740 Lakeview Drive in Sebring; St. John United Methodist Church at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 10, 3214 Grand Prix Drive in Sebring; and Genesis Center, First Presbyterian Church at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 118 Oak Street in Lake Placid. For more information, call 863-314-8877.
Cookie Night Dance
LAKE PLACID — The Pine Ridge Promenaders will have a Cookie Night Dance on Thursday, Feb. 7, at Sunshine RV Park on State Road 70, east of U.S. 27. Robert Avery will cue rounds at 7 p.m. and call MS/PLUS from 7:30-9:30 p.m. Square dance or casual attire accepted. Visitors are always welcome. For information, call 828-290-2147.
Soup Up the Arts
SEBRING — The 18th annual Soup Up The Arts will take place 4:30-7 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 8, at the Sebring High School cafeteria. Tickets are $15 for adults, $8 for children 10 and under and children under 10 are free. Enjoy soup, bread and dessert by local businesses and families. There will be a student art show, student entertainment, chalk walk, photo booth and more.
Big Band night for Ballroom Dancers
LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid Ballroom Dancers will have their next dance from 6:30-9 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 9, at the Lake Placid Elks. Music will be by The New Skylarks. Tickets are $6 for members and $8 for non-members. For information, call 863-659-4442.
Artistry in Wood show
SEBRING — The Highlands Woodcarvers will present their 22nd Annual Artistry in Wood show from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 9, at the Sebring Recreation Club, behind the police station on Ridgewood Drive. Admission is $3. There will be a carving competition, sales, vendors, refreshments and door prizes. For information, contact Eric Maron at 863-273-6136 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
American Legion hosts car show
LAKE PLACID — The Lake Country Cruisers Car Show will take place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 9, at the Lake Placid American Legion, 1490 US 27.
West Virginia annual reunion
SEBRING — There will be a West Virginia annual reunion from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 9, at Homer’s Restaurant, 1000 Sebring Parkway. For information, call Bill Fowler at 304-545-4358.
Frostproof Historical Society to meet
FROSTPROOF — The Frostproof Historical Society will meet on Sunday, Feb. 10, at 2 p.m. at the Frostproof Historical Museum, 210 South Scenic Highway. For questions, please call 863-635-2523.
Breakfast to benefit SunTrust Fund
SEBRING — The Sebring Elks Lodge 1529 will have an Open to the Public Breakfast from 8:30 a.m. to noon on Sunday, Feb. 10, at the Lodge. All proceeds will go to the SunTrust Fund and the Elks will donate $1,000 from the Lodge’s Charity account. Cost is $10 per person and includes omelet station, biscuits and gravy, eggs, bacon, French toast and more. For groups of six or more please call in advance to 863-471-3557.
Corvette club to meet
SEBRING — The Highlands County Corvettes will have their dinner meeting at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 12, at Caddy Shack Bar & Grill, 3122 Golfview Road in Sebring.
Gem and Mineral Club meeting
SEBRING — The Highlands Gem and Mineral Club will hold its meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 12 at 7 p.m. at the Church of Christ, 3800 Sebring Parkway, in the rear fellowship hall. he public is invited and all attendees are urged to bring any specimens of Florida stones and/or fossils for display. For more information please call 863-453-7054 and leave message.
HAII to meet
SEBRING — The Heartland American-Israeli Initiative (HAII) will meet at 11:45 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 13, at Chicane’s Restaurant, 3101 Golfview Drive. Order your own lunch off the menu. The guest speaker will be Einav Solomon.