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DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION Wednesday, February 10 11:00am - 1:00pm GAINESVILLE - Wesley United Methodist Church, 826 NW 23rd Ave. Gainesville Chapter of the DAR meet on the second Wednesday of each month, October through May. gainesvilleDAR@gmail.com.

BUFFALO PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Wednesday, February 10 7:30pm GAINESVILLE - Phillips Center, 3201 Hull Rd. The Grammy Award-winning Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra presents more than 120 classics, pops, rock, family and youth concerts each year.

AFRICAN AMERICAN ORAL HISTORIES Wednesday, February 10 5:30pm - 7:00pm GAINESVILLE - Library Partnership, 1130 NE 16th Ave. “Listening to the Past: A presentation of African American Oral Histories” Dr. Patricia Hilliard-Nunn of the University of Florida African American Studies Department share several of the oral histories that she has filmed and collected over the years. Many of these oral histories document and reflect the evolving history of Alachua County. Light refreshments will be served. 352-334-0165.

CIVIL WAR ROUNDTABLE Thursday, February 11 6:00pm - 8:00pm GAINESVILLE - Trinity United Methodist Church, 4000 NW 53rd Ave., Edu. Bldg. #232. This monthly meeting is held the second Thursday of each month, is open to the public, and will feature guest speakers every meeting. Info: 352-378-3726, www. cwrnf.org or diane@proofinggrounds.com.

LUBEE BAT CONSERVANCY VALENTINE’S TOURS February 12 - 14 Times Vary GAINESVILLE - Lubee Bat Conservancy, 1309 NW 192nd Ave. Enjoy a private Valentine’s Day experience for two. Tour packages include a unique painting made by the bats during the tour, guided enrichment toy creations to give to the bats, roses in a vase, chocolate covered fruits, and more. Tours cost $350. All proceeds benefit the bats and programs at the conservancy. Tour scheduling, email info@ lubee.org. For more info, email Anthony Mason at amason@lubee.org or 352-485-1250.

Valentine’s Day Swing Dance Sunday, February 14

6:30pm – 11:00pm

GAINESVILLE - Santa Fe College Fine Arts Hall. A swing dance class is followed by the sounds of the Santa Fe Big Band. Dance the night away in the lobby of the Fine Arts Hall.

PIANO AND FLUTE Saturday, February 13

GAINESVILLE COMMUNITY BAND CONCERT

7:30pm GAINESVILLE - University Auditorium, 333 Newell Dr. Husband-and-wife Andreas Haefliger and Marina Piccinini combine their respective instruments for an evening of piano and flute. The performance features the world premiere of Dalbavie’s Nocture written for the couple in honor of their 25th wedding anniversary.

Sunday, February 14

FOOD TRUCK - N - FLICK NIGHT

Tuesday, February 16

Saturday, February 13 5:00pm LEESBURG - The Square, Downtown. “Cruise In-Classic Cars” line up on Main Street and the Gourmet Food Trucks assemble around the Square in downtown Leesburg. Live music starting. Hang out in Towne Square and enjoy a blockbuster movie on a 24foot outdoor movie screen at dusk. Bring blankets and lawn chairs. For info visit foodtrucknflick.leesburgpartnership.com.

5:00pm - 6:00pm GAINESVILLE - Alachua County Library Cone Park Branch, 2801 E University Ave. “Listening to the Past: A presentation of African American Oral Histories” Dr. Patricia Hilliard-Nunn of the University of Florida African American Studies Department share several of the oral histories that she has filmed and collected over the years. Many of these oral histories document and reflect the evolving history of Alachua County. Light refreshments will be served. 352-334-0165

LITTLE JAKE & THE SOUL SEARCHERS

ALVIN AILEY AMERICAN DANCE THEATER

Saturday, February 13

Tuesday, February 16

8:30pm - 1:00am GAINESVILLE - Market Street Pub & Cabaret, 112 SW 1st Ave. Veteran blues and R&B recording artist and performer Little Jake Mitchell plays monthly at Market Street with his Soul Searchers. $10 at the door. littlejakemitchell.com.

7:30pm GAINESVILLE - Phillips Center, 3201 Hull Rd. Under the leadership of artistic director Robert Battle and through the remarkable artistry of 30 extraordinary dancers, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater continues to celebrate the African

3:00pm GAINESVILLE - Santa Fe College Fine Arts Hall. The GCB performs its Salute to Big Bands Concert. $6 donation requested. www.gnvband.org.

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