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JAN. 1-31
A New Year of Health & Wellness
The Hogan Family YMCA welcomes all to pursue greater health and wellness in 2020. Visit the YMCA’s website for more details

NOW THROUGH JAN. 12
Skating in the Park
The holidays might be over, but people can still enjoy Skating in the Park. Families and friends will love gliding on the ice in the middle of Big Spring Park in Huntsville. For those who are vertically challenged on ice, there are even ice gliders available to rent. Special DJ Nights and Skating with the Havoc will be happening at the rink in January. Get more details on hsvmuseum.org

JAN. 17-18
Folk School at Burritt on the Mountain
Learn new skills in the new year at Burritt On the Mountain, Jan. 17-18 at 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. Watercolor, wood burning and stained glass could be favorite new hobbies! Folk School is a series of workshops for adults who have ever wanted to learn a traditional craft or art. Bring a friend or make new friends while experiencing these fun and exciting classes. Learn more at burrittonthemountain.com


JAN. 17-19
Broadway Theatre League presents “Waitress”
Brought to life by a groundbreaking all-female creative team, this Tony Award-nominated hit features original music and lyrics by seven-time Grammy nominee Sara Bareilles, a book by acclaimed screenwriter Jessie Nelson and original direction by Tony Award winner Diane Paulus. Meet Jenna, a waitress and expert pie-maker who dreams of a way out of her small town and rocky marriage. Pouring her heart into her pies, she crafts desserts that mirror her topsy-turvy life in this popular touring show. Change is on the menu, as long as Jenna can write her own perfectly personal recipe for happiness. Tickets and details can be found at broadwaytheatreleague.org.

JAN. 31
State of the City Address
Connect 2020 is Madison’s premier gala event of the year! Mayor Paul Finley will deliver his State of the City address under the Saturn V Rocket for an evening of connections, featuring a year in review and his vision for our future. Dress for this event is cocktail attire, black tie optional. Connect 2020 takes place in the Davidson Center at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center. Cocktail hour begins at 6:30 p.m., with dinner and the program beginning at 7 p.m. More information is available at madisonalchamber.com.