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The McMinn County Living Heritage Museum in Athens, Tenn., will celebrate the opening of its annual hooked rug show, "Art Underfoot," with a hook-in this weekend.
A new collection of black-and-white photographs by Virginia Webb are featured this month on the front wall of In-Town Gallery, 26A Frazier Ave. Called "Satan's Breath," the exhibit depicts an American thermal plant that has been in constant operation since 1893.
ArtsBuild (formerly Allied Arts) will present its first Arts Leadership Award to Ruth Holmberg during a reception Tuesday, March 11, at Warehouse Row. The award will recognize Holmberg for her "extraordinary support" of the arts and cultural community in Chattanooga over the past 68 years.
A cast of 22 young actors from Dalton Little Theatre's Youth Ensemble Theatre will bring to life L.M. Montgomery's classic novel, "Anne of Green Gables," this weekend, March 7-9.
An opening reception for the March exhibit, "Impressions," will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 7, at River Gallery, 400 E. Second St. (Snow date is 2-4 p.m. Saturday, March 8.)
Volunteers from the Cumberland County Playhouse are presenting the funny, audience-interactive "Murder at the TonyLou Awards" for six performances starting Monday, March 10. The title is a play on the authors' names: Tony Schwartz and Marylou Ambrose.
An opening reception for "ReForm: A Habitat for Humanity Exhibition" is set for 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, March 7, at the AVA Gallery, 30 Frazier Ave.
Director Scott Dunlap will offer a reinterpretation of Shakespeare's "The Taming of the Shrew" in the next Circle Stage production at the Chattanooga Theatre Centre. It opens Friday on the Chattanooga Theatre Centre Circle Stage and runs through March 16.
Lee University Opera Theatre will present "The Telephone" by Gian Carlo Menotti and "The Child and the Spells" by Maurice Ravel in three performances this weekend.