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Saturday, November 8, 2008

• CHRISTMAS AT THE CROSSROADS: King of Glory Lutheran Church, 4125 Grand Ave. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Lunch, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

• EMBROIDERY EXHIBIT: First floor, Parmly Billings Library, 510 N. Broadway. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Works, demonstrations by Embroiders' Guild of America Midland Empire Chapter of Billings.

• BOOK SALE: Laurel Public Library, Laurel. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sponsored by Laurel Friends of the Library.

• MARKETPLACE MAGIC: Expo Center, MetraPark. 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Junior League fundraiser. 652-6272.

• "LOVIN' BOWLS" LUNCHEON: Broadway III Room, Montana State University Billings Downtown Campus, 2804 Third Ave. N. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Soup lunch. Presented by MSU Billings Department of Art Potters Guild to benefit Huntley Project School art department, MSU Billings scholarships. $10, includes handmade ceramic bowl. 657-2149.

• ONE-ACT PLAYS: Senior High auditorium. 2 p.m. Original plays by BSHS students, faculty. $5 at door.

• "ART IS AGELESS": Mission Ridge, 3840 Rimrock Road. 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Art exhibit, sale benefit St. John's Lutheran Ministries residents. 655-5218.

• "GRIZZLY MAN": Third floor, Parmly Billings Library, 510 N. Broadway. 11 a.m. R-rated. Free. 657-8258.

• FIDDLE WORKSHOP, CONCERT: 1-2:30 p.m., workshop at Kirk House of Music, $10, 254-0400. 3 p.m., Billings Ceilidh Fiddlers perform at Cisel Hall, Montana State University, Billings, $18.

• "THE TAMING OF THE SHREW": West High auditorium. 2, 7:30 p.m. Presented by West High Drama Department. $5, adults; $3, students.

• "HOLIDAY PRELUDE TO A MUSICAL MASTERPIECE": Moss Mansion. 5-7 p.m. Tour mansion, hors d'oeuvres, holiday music, wine. $35. 256-5100.

• ART 4 LIFE: Perfect Place, 3603 O'Shea Circle. 6 p.m. Silent auction, artwork sale, speaker, awards ceremony. Presented by Human Resource Development Council. 246-4779.

• ART SPLAT: Yellowstone Art Museum. 6-7 p.m., Food, drinks, more, $50. 7-9 p.m., go wild on canvas-draped gallery, $10 for 15 minutes. 256-6804.

• SOCIAL, SILENT AUCTION: Explorer Room, Billings Hotel & Convention Center. 6:30 p.m. Drinks; hors d'oeuvres; music by Tom Woods, Katelynss Hardy. Benefit for Doctors Without Borders. $20. 839-0071.

• "AN EVENING OF BEETHOVEN'S NINTH": Alberta Bair Theater. 6:45 p.m., Concert Cues. 7:30 p.m., concert by Billings Symphony Orchestra and Chorale. $20-$43. 252-3610.

• "SHARE THE SPIRIT" GALA: Billings Hotel & Convention Center. 7 p.m. Silent, live auctions; food; dancing. Sponsored by PEAKS.

• MONSTER TRUCK WINTER NATIONALS: Rimrock Auto Arena, MetraPark. 7:30 p.m. $17-$22, adults; $8-$10, kids. 256-2422.

• "ONCE UPON A MATTRESS": Billings Studio Theatre, 1500 Rimrock Road. 8 p.m. Rocky Mountain College theater-arts fall. $15, adults; $12, senior citizens, students. 657-1111.

Events listed are in Billings unless otherwise noted.

See Friday's Enjoy section in The Billings Gazette or the online Community Calendar at for a comprehensive list of upcoming events in Billings, central and Eastern Montana and northern Wyoming.