10 Great Things to do in Worcester This Weekend - January 4, 2019
Friday, January 04, 2019
GoLocalWorcester Lifestyle Team
|Dale LePage is in concert this weekend|
This weekend’s events include Finding Neverland at Hanover Theatre, live music from Dale LePage, Breakfast Club at the Worcester Public Library and more.
To help you figure out which event to go to and when, GoLocalWorcester has put together a complete guide of what to do and when in the slideshow below.
See the Great Things to do in Worcester This Weekend in the Slideshow Below
Finding Neverland at Hanover Theatre
Don't miss the story of how Peter Pan and Neverland were born in the classic play "Finding Neverland."
The show begins at 8 p.m.
Drunken Uncles at Oxford’s Casual Dining
Everyone's favorite uncles, the Drunken Uncles are back in action on Friday night at Oxford's Casual Dining.
The show begins at 7 p.m.
Clash of the Acoustics, on the Baby Safe Haven Stage
Come help celebrate another year of 100% success by incredible youth ambassadors/spokespeople for statewide safety and zero newborn abandonments under our Massachusetts Baby Safe Haven law.
The event goes from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
The Artist Statement: Writing with Clarity, Authenticity, and Purpose
This workshop, led by Toby Sisson, will address an important part of every artists practice writing a successful artist statement.
Together you will examine compelling statements from a range of artists and explore what makes them effective.
The event goes from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Slime Time at Worcester Public Library
Ages 8 and up are invited to a special slime workshop with artist Many Roberge. Supports STEAM (science, technology, engineering, match, and art.)
This program was made possible by the Friends of the Worcester Public Library
The event goes from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
The Breakfast Club at Worcester Public Library - Tatnuck Branch
Grades 4-6; come talk about your favorite MCBA-nominated books. You do not need to read the books prior to attending; just show up and we'll chat about them over juice and Dunkin Donuts!
The Massachusetts Children's Boo Award Program encourages children in the 4th, 5th, and 6th grades to read great books.
The event goes from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Dale LePage at Lock 50
Dale LePage kicks off the new year with a performance at Lock 50.
The show begins at 7 p.m.
Olympic Fencing Instruction
You have seen it in the Olympics and now even at colleges across the country.
Here is an opportunity to try it for yourself.
Karaoke at Partner's Pub
Partner's Pub will have karaoke all season long. Don't miss out on the chance to belt out some of your favorite tunes.
Karaoke goes from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Worcester Art Museum's lumina Exhibit
lumina is designed by artist Sam Sam Okerstrom-Lang and Vanessa Till Hooper, and produced by LuminArtz.
“Enter a canvas of moving light and color and connect with works from the WAM collection in a new way! Imagine immersing yourself in a stained glass window or a painting and being surrounded by—and even part of—a cascade of shimmering, radiant, moving light and color. lumina is made of dozens of strips of illuminated silk that reflect projected images of five WAM works of art. Visitors walk through the silk and become part of the animated color and light,” says the Worcester Art Museum on their website.