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Sidney Burkhalter, 3, and parents, Jessica and Jamie Burkhalter, pet a horse during the 2010 Wrangler Family Fun Fest. This year's event is 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday.
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CLASSIC PERFORMANCE
WHAT:
Using music and original orchestral compositions Shen Yun 2012 performers show beauty, drama and history of Chinese culture
WHEN:
7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 31
WHERE:
Bell Auditorium
DETAILS: $52, $62, $82, $102 from www.augustaentertainmentcomplex.com
MORE: www.ShenYun2012.com

The Atlanta Sacred Chorale will present "With a Voice of Singing" as part of the Waynesboro-Burke Concert Series at 7 p.m. Feb. 4 at First United Methodist Church in Waynesboro. See www.augustaarts.com or call (706) 437-0070 for more details.  SPECIAL
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The Atlanta Sacred Chorale will present "With a Voice of Singing" as part of the Waynesboro-Burke Concert Series at 7 p.m. Feb. 4 at First United Methodist Church in Waynesboro. See www.augustaarts.com or call (706) 437-0070 for more details.

WRANGLE UP YOUR FAMILY
WHAT:
33rd annual Augusta cutting horse Futurity
WHEN:
Through Jan. 28
• Cutting horse competitive events begin at 9 a.m. daily
• Wrangler Family Fun Fest is 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 28
WHERE:
James Brown Arena
DETAILS:
Ticket prices vary; (877) 4-AUGTIX, georgialinatix.com; www.augustafuturity.com

HAPPY NEW YEAR
WHAT:
Vietnamese Lunar New Year Festival
WHEN:
2-10 p.m. Jan. 29
WHERE:
Julian Smith Casino
DETAILS:
Food for sale, Vietnamese music, lion dance and red envelope giveaway; free admission; (706) 339-7158

FOR STARGAZERS
WHAT:
Planetarium shows: Ancient Sky Lore and Digistar Laser Fantasy
WHEN:
Jan. 28 – SkyLore: 7 p.m.; Laser: 8 p.m.
WHERE:
DuPont Planetarium, 471 University Pkwy., Aiken
DETAILS:
$4.50 adults, $3.50 seniors, $2.50 grades 4K-12; reservations encouraged; (803) 641-3654, rpsec.usca.edu/planetarium

ONSTAGE
WHAT:
Storyland Theatre presents The Princess and the Pea
WHEN:
Through Jan. 27 at 9:30 and 10:45 a.m. and 12:15 p.m.; family matinee is 3 p.m. Jan. 28
WHERE:
Imperial Theatre
COST:
Weekday school group shows ($4 student, free for chaperones) require reservations; Saturday show $5 per person (free for active military and families) and does not require a reservation. Only cash and checks are accepted.
MORE:
(706) 736-3455, www.storylandtheatre.org

CIVIC ORCHESTRA
WHAT: Columbia County Civic Orchestra Recital
WHEN:
3 p.m. Jan. 28
WHERE:
University Health­care Bldg. 3, 465 N. Belair Road Suite 2E, Evans
DETAILS:
$10; www.columbiacco.org

PLAN AHEAD - ATLANTA SACRED CHORALE
WHAT: Atlanta Sacred Chorale With a Voice of Singing, presented by the Waynesboro-Burke Concert Series
WHEN: 7 p.m. Feb. 4
WHERE: First United Methodist Church in Waynesboro
DETAILS: The chorale, directed by Dr. Eric Nelson of Emory University, is a chamber choir that will present choral treasures from the Renaissance to the contemporary as well as familiar hymns, spiritual and gospel music.
TICKETS: www.augustaarts.com; (706) 437-0070

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