√ Jan. 16 ... Montague Library Story Time, 1 p.m., 8778 Ferry, Montague. Polar Opposities Polar bears and penguins live at opposite ends of the earth, but they will come together at the Library just for story time! Perfect for 3-6 year old children and their families.
√ Jan. 17-19 and Jan. 24-27 ... Muskegon Civic Theatre’s performances of “Leaving Iowa: The Comedy about Family Vacations, 7:30 p.m. (3 p.m. Sunday matinee), at the Frauenthal Theater, 425 W. Webster Ave., Muskegon.
√ Jan. 18 .... Martin Luther King Jr. Unity Breakfast, 7:30-9 a.m.., at Muskegon Community College, 221 S. Quarterline. Featured speaker Clarence Page, Chicago Tribune syndicated columnist and author, Sponsored by Urban League of Greater Muskegon.
√ Jan. 19 ... Montague High School’s 10th annual Mock Rock 2013, 7 p.m., at Montague High School Auditorium. The event is a lip syncing contest between students. Organized by Montague DECA.
√ Jan. 19-20 ... White Lake Perch Festival. Saturday Chili Cookoff 12 p.m., Sunday weigh-in and awards. White Lake VFW, 9370 Walsh Rd., Montague.
√ Jan. 20 ... Big Daddy Weave, with guests H15, 6 p.m., at Montague High School’s Fine Arts Center. Sponsored by Evangelical Covenant Church of Whitehall, Aerovision Int., GVB Development Group, and AJ’s Family Fun Center.
√ Jan. 22 ... High School Solo and Ensemble Prep-Recital, 7 p.m., United Methodist Church, 117 S. Division, Whitehall.
√ Jan. 24 ... Great Decision discussion group on world issues, 7-9 p.m. in a North Muskegon home. Call 894-0651 to find further information. First discussion “Future of the Euro.”
√ Jan. 25 ... DECA Pink-Out Basketball fundraiser for Susan G. Komen for the Cure, 5:30 p.m., at Montague High School. Shelby vs. Montague. Purchase pink at the game and wear it.
√ Feb. 1-2 ... “Charlotte Web” student directed play, 7 p.m., at the Whitehall High School auditorium.
√ 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. 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. 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.