√ Feb. 3 ... Michigan Winter Triathlon, Luge, x-c skiing, speedskating at Muskegon Winter Sports Complex, 462 Scenic Dr., Muskegon.
√ Feb. 5 ... White Lake Area Relay for Life Kickoff, 6 p.m., at Algot Johnson American Legion Hall, 803 E. Colby. 20 “Years of Fighting: Relay Family Reunion.”
√ Feb. 5 ... Live at the Library Series, 6:30 p.m., at the Walker Memorial Library, 1522 Ruddiman Dr., North Muskegon. Bryan Uecker, manager of the Book Nook & Java Shop will entertain with classical favorites.
√ Feb. 5 ... E-Book Workshop, 3-6:30 p.m., at the Montague Branch Library, 8778 Ferry St. Register at the library or call 893-2675.
√ Feb. 6 ... Montague Library Story Time, 1 p.m., at the Montague Branch Library, 8778 Ferry, Montague. Dinosaurs. We’ll roar, stomp, read, sing and make crafts just like dinosaurs. Perfect for 3-6 year old children and their families.
√ Feb. 6 ... Book Signing and Talk at Montague High School, 6-9 p.m. Richard and Kathy Verlander, parents of Detroit Tiger pitcher Justin Verlander, will be at the event open to the public. Part of the sales of books will to toward the Montague baseball program.
√ Feb. 7 ... Family Night, 6:30 p.m., at White Lake Community Library, 3900 White Lake Dr., Whitehall. The Science of Magic. Stormy the Magician will present a hilarious, interactive show.
√ Feb. 8-10 ... Pond Hockey Tournament at Muskegon Winter Sports Complex, 462 Scenic Dr., Muskegon. Four on four games, and skate-in beer tent.
√ Feb. 9 ... Mozart and Friends presented by the West Michigan Symphony, 7:30 p.m., at Frauenthal Theater, 425 W. Western Ave. Muskegon.
√ Feb. 12 ... Family Story Time, 6:30 p.m., at White Lake Community Library, 3900 White Lake Drive. Stories, songs, rhymes and craft. Second and fourth Tuesdays.
√ Feb. 13-17 .. Midsummer Night’s Dream at Muskegon Community College’s Overbrook Theater, 221 S.Quarterline Rd.., Muskegon. 7:30 p.m. (3 p.m. Sunday matinee).
√ Feb. 14-16 ... West Michigan Youth Winter Sports Fest. Kids can compete in 23 winter sports throughout Muskegon. The Muskegon Winter Sports Complex will host the Luge Championships, Natural Ice Speedskating Championships and Biathlon (target shooting and xc skiing combined).
√ Feb. 14-17 ... Muskegon Civic Theatre’s performance of “Crimes of the Heart,” 7:30 p.m. (3 p.m. Sunday matinee) at the Beardsley Theater, 425 W. Western, Muskegon. Also, Feb. 21-24, and Feb. 28-March 3.
√ Feb. 14-May 19 ... Hughie Lee-Smith: Meditations exhibit, Muskegon Museum of Art, 296 W. Webster Ave., downtown Muskegon.
√ Feb. 16 ... Muskegon Special Olympics Polar Plunge, 2 p.m. at Fricano’s Events Center, 1050. W. Western, Muskegon.
√ Feb. 19 ... White Lake Environmental History Project talk, “Valuing White Lake’s Environmental History,” by Dave Dempsey, 6:30 p.m., at the White Lake Community Library, 3900 White Lake Drive. Dempsey is an environmental author and historian.
√ Feb. 21 ... Opening reception and program: Hughie Lee-Smith: Meditations, 5:30 p.m., Muskegon Museum of Art, 296 W. Webster Ave, downtown Muskegon. Michael Hall will speak on Lee-Smith’s art.
√ Feb. 21-23 ... Local “Dancing With The Stars,” charity event for food pantries, Muskegon Harbor Holiday Inn, 939 Third St., Muskegon. Area celebrities will compete in dance.
√ Feb. 24 ... West Michigan Concert WINDS “Winners and WINDS”, a concert performance, Reeths-Puffer Rocket Centre for the Fine Arts, 4 p.m. This concert will feature the winners of the student soloist scholarship competition.
√ March 2 ... Public reception for artists in the Change of Seasons exhibit, 1-3 p.m,., at the White River Gallery and Nuveen Community Center for the Arts in downtown Montague.
√ March 5 ... Live at the Library Series, 6:30 p.m., at the Walker Memorial Library, 1522 Ruddiman Dr., North Muskegon. Eric and Frank Lee will perform solos on piano; R-P senior Jessie Powell will dance; and four young men from Mona Shores will sing barbershop style.
√ March 8 ... An Evening with Phillips, Craig & Dean presented by Muskegon Rescue Mission, 7:30 p.m., Frauenthal Theater, 425 W. Western Ave., Muskegon.
√ March 15-16 ... Beethoven and Blue Jeans presented by the West Michigan Symphony, 7:30 p.m., Frauenthal Theater, 425 W. Western Ave., Muskegon.
√ March 16 ... White Lake Community Business Expo, 8 a.m. - 12 p..m., at Whitehall High School, 3100 White Lake Dr. Over 50 booths, giveaways, drawings and door prizes, free admission and parking.
√ March 16 ... Montague-Whitehall Rotary Club’s annual Community Pancake Breakfast, 7:30 a.m. - 12 p.m., at Whitehall High School cafeteria.
√ March 23 ...Easter Egg Drop, 11 a.m., in Walker Park, North Muskegon. The Easter Bunny will drop eggs for children to collect.
√ May 2-5 ... Muskegon Civic Theatre’s production of “The Music Man,” 7:30 p.m. (3 p.m. Sunday matinee) at the Frauenthal Theater, 425 W. Western Ave., Muskegon.
√ May 9 ... Up Close and Wild, an interactive program featuring live reptiles and amphibians and hands-on artifacts by the Outdoor Discovery Center of Holland, 6:30 p.m., at White Lake Community Library, 3900 White Lake Drive.
√ May 22 ... Whitehall High School Senior Awards Assembly, 9 a.m., high school auditorium.
√ May 28 ... Whitehall High School Baccalaureate, 7 p.m., location TBD.
√ May 30 ... Whitehall High School graduation, 7 p.m., at the football stadium.
√ June 4 ... Reeths-Puffer High School graduation, 7 p.m., at the L.C. Walker Arena, Muskegon.
√ June 27-30 .... Electric Forest music festival by Madison House Presents, Double JJ Resort, Rothbury.
√ Aug. 3 ... Inaugural White Lake Wine & Jazz Fest, 3-7 p.m., Goodrich Park, Whitehall.
√ Aug. 3-13 ... 4th annual White Lake Chamber Music Festival. A mix of visiting professional groups and local talent will again offer a wide variety of performances throughout the White Lake Area.