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Lancaster City Morning Buzz: Friday, 7 February

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For the first time since November, Lancaster may have a decent night out tonight for First Friday! Grab your coat and held out for dinner, take in some art and enjoy a variety of musical acts.

Commonwealth on Queen will hold a Pop-Up Restaurant this evening. The dinner will feature Catering by Christina and will run 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Commonwealth on Queen is located at 301 North Queen Street.

Warm up tonight with a Nutella Mocha at Rachel’s Café & Creperie, located at 201 West Walnut Street. The Café is open on Fridays until 8 p.m. To view their full menu, check out their new website at www.rachelscreperie.com.

Restock today at Lancaster Central Market. The Market is open today until 4 p.m.

Illustrator James Ransome will speak of the late artist Robert Cunningham tonight at the Pennsylvania College of Art & Design (PCA&D)’s Atrium. Over 30 paintings and drawings by Cunningham (1924-2010) are on through 28 February. PCA&D is handicapped accessible. The school is located at 204 N Prince Street.

Maggie Mills is the featured artist at Sunshine Art+Design, a gallery at 104 West King Street. The show will extend through the month but art lovers can meet Mills tonight. The Gallery will be open until 10 p.m.

Ruth Bernard, David Brumbach and Michael Allen are the three featured artists currently at Lancaster Galleries. The exhibit continues through Saturday, 15 February. The Gallery is located at 34 North Water Street.

Diane La Fontaine is the featured artist this month at Artisans Gallery Fine Art & Craft. The gallery is located at 114 North Prince Street.

“Vintage Valentines & Love Songs” is the theme tonight at Gallery on Market. The exhibit will naturally feature a Valentine theme! The Gallery is located at 15 West King Street.

Karen Hurd will demonstrate tin ware techniques at the LancasterHistory.org Museum Store at 4 West King Street. Hurd will also show some of her quilts and weathervanes. The Store will be open from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Arsenic and Old Lace is currently at the Fulton. The comedy runs through 16 February. The Fulton is located at 12 North Prince Street. Tonight’s performance begins at 7:30 p.m.

The Ware Center presents “Jazz for Lovers” tonight. The 7:30 p.m. performance is open to the public. Tickets can be purchased online at MUTicketsOnline.com.

Time is running out to get your tickets for the Lancaster Roots and Blues Festival? This is probably the area’s largest music festival! Featuring a variety of Blues, Folk, Jazz, Bluegrass, Funk & Soul, Zydeco, Polka, Rock n'Roll, and Reggae, this Festival has something for everyone! The Lancaster Roots and Blues Festival will be 21 & 22 February. Five different venues throughout the City will host the various musicians on nine different stages. With the exception of the Ware Center, the acts are all 21+. For more information, and to order tickets, go to www.lancasterrrotsandblues.com. The Festival is still accepting volunteers too!

The Suburban Pennsylvania Spring Home Show will be held this weekend (7-9 February) at the Lancaster County Convention Center. The show will run Friday 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Admission is free on Friday. Saturday’s admission is $6 and Sunday’s admission will be $3.

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