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February 2018

Girlfriends' Night Out Glass Snowflake Class at Glass Garden

February 1, 2018 - 05:30 PM 25 W. Milwaukee St., Janesville

An instructor will take you through the steps to create two glass snowflakes using pre-cut shapes. Cost includes glass and embellishments, but you will need to purchase pre-cut shapes to add to your project. You will need to pick up your project on a later day. No experience necessary. Reserve your seat online. $30.

Murder at the Prop Table at Janesville Performing Arts Center

February 2, 2018 / February 4, 2018 408 S. Main St., Janesville

Stars of the stage and screen, Alex and Lynn are unhappily married; Alex loves Jane, but Jane is Herbert's girlfriend, and Herbert wrote the play that Alex and Lynn are starring in with hopes of making a triumphant comeback to the stage. Add in a confused gardener and a stage manager trying to keep things in order, and you have a recipe for disaster with a dash of love, a sprinkle of loathing, a splash of suspicion and one dead body. Presented by Janesville Little Theatre. $5.

Janesville Jets Hockey at Janesville Ice Arena

February 2, 2018 / February 3, 2018 - 07:00 PM 821 Beloit Ave., Janesville

Concessions available. Check the Jets website for the full schedule of home games, September through April. Public skate after most games. $9 adults, $7 seniors, students, children & military.

Winter Farmers Market at St. John's Lutheran Church

February 3, 2018 St. John's Lutheran Church, 302 N Parker Dr, Janesville, Wisconsin 53545

The Janesville Farmers Market will host an indoor winter market from November through March on the first Saturday of the month. Enjoy local produce, eggs, honey, cheese, bakery, prepared food, artisans and more. Free.

JPAC Page to Stage Project at Janesville Performing Arts Center

February 3, 2018 - 02:00 PM 408 S. Main St., Janesville

Over the course of several weeks, the Page to Stage students have worked hard on creative writing, telling stories and performing on stage. Students have learned the the full theatrical experience through the use of creative play, role playing, and improvisation while working together to create and develop short original scenes and monologues. $7 adults, $5 students.

Luther College Symphony Orchestra at First Lutheran Church

February 3, 2018 - 07:00 PM 612 N. Randall Ave., Janesville

The Luther College Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Dr. Daniel Baldwin, will perform. The concert is open to the public. Freewill donation.

Candlelight Ski/Hike at Rockport Park

February 3, 2018 - 07:00 PM 2801 Rockport Rd., Janesville

The Friends of Rockport Park are hosting the 2018 Candlelight Ski/Hike. Enjoy a fun-filled evening of skiing or hiking two miles of beautiful candlelit trails at Rockport Park. There will be hot chocolate, cider, hot dogs and other treats, and a bonfire. Donations gratefully accepted.

Affair to Remember at Janesville Performing Arts Center

February 8, 2018 - 12:00 AM 408 S. Main St., Janesville

Theatre Unlimited's Affair to Remember Fundraiser is no ordinary get together. The audience and the entertainment will be on the JPAC stage together, plus bucket and 50/50 raffles. $20 per person or $35 for two.

Girls Night Out Rock County at Countryview Bar & Restaurant

February 8, 2018 - 06:00 PM 1801 E. State Rd. 59, Milton

Raffle to benefit Edgerton Community Outreach.

Wine & Chocolate Obsession at Northleaf Winery

February 9, 2018 / February 11, 2018 232 S. Janesville St., Milton

Visit this small family winery, housed in an 1850 building with a long agricultural history, and enjoy guided wine and chocolate pairings for you and your Valentine to swoon over. Reservations required. $20 per couple.

Murder at the Prop Table at Janesville Performing Arts Center

February 9, 2018 / February 11, 2018 408 S. Main St., Janesville

Stars of the stage and screen, Alex and Lynn are unhappily married; Alex loves Jane, but Jane is Herbert's girlfriend, and Herbert wrote the play that Alex and Lynn are starring in with hopes of making a triumphant comeback to the stage. Add in a confused gardener and a stage manager trying to keep things in order, and you have a recipe for disaster with a dash of love, a sprinkle of loathing, a splash of suspicion and one dead body. Presented by Janesville Little Theatre. $5.

Susan B Anthony Birthday Party at UW Rock County Commons

February 10, 2018 - 12:00 PM UW Rock County Commons, 2909 Kellogg Ave Janesville.

The Janesville League of Women Voters celebrates the life and legacy of Susan B Anthony. Guest Speaker: Rick Daniels, Director of Campus Inclusion at Oakton Community College. "Susan B Anthony fought for the right to vote. How are voting rights in danger today?" $30 for adults, $20 for students for program and luncheon. RSVP by mailing your check to LWV Janesville, PO Box 8064 Janesville, WI 53547-8064 or calling 563-2361.

Gray's Owner Brewery Tour at Gray's Brewing Company

February 10, 2018 - 03:00 PM 2424 W. Court St., Janesville

Founded in 1856, Gray's Brewing Company is proud to be one of the nation's oldest family-owned beverage companies, currently managed by the great-great-grandson of the founder. They offer a flavorful line of beers, root beer, and sodas. Owner Brewery Tours are offered on the second Saturday of each month - be sure to stop by the tasting room and gift shop. Groups of 12 or more can call to schedule a tour on other Saturdays. $5 (includes one complimentary pint of beer) or $20 (includes a pint glass to take home and unlimited samples).

Valentine Fondue Dinner at Northleaf Winery Bistro

February 10, 2018 - 07:00 PM 232 S. Janesville St., Milton

Spend time with your partner over a bottle of wine and a leisurely and romantic fondue dinner. Enjoy a cheese fondue course, followed by filet and shrimp fondue, and finish with decadent chocolate fondue. Reservations required one week in advance.

Valentine's Day

February 14, 2018 - All Day

Grapes & Hops at The Armory

February 16, 2018 - 12:00 AM 10 S. High St., Janesville

Sample over 40 varieties of wine and beer poured by local “celebrities”, along with delicious hors d’oeuvre pairings by Best Events. Live entertainment by soft rock soloist Duane Worden provides the perfect ambiance to an all-around magical evening. $60.

Masquerade Ball at The Venue

February 17, 2018 - 07:00 PM 36 S. Main St., Janesville

Join the Downtown Development Alliance for the Masquerade Ball, with live music and delicious treats. Please enter through the back doors under the balconies. $50.

The Wonder Bread Years at Janesville Performing Arts Center

February 17, 2018 - 07:30 PM 408 S. Main St., Janesville

Former Seinfeld writer Pat Hazell stars in this fast-paced and hilarious salute to Americana. Enjoy this hysterical production which walks the line between standup and theater. Hazell captures the common American childhood setting - the home and the yard, the television set, holidays and travels, and many other aspects of growing up in the U.S. $25 adults, $15 students.

Presidents' Day

February 19, 2018 - All Day

Genealogical Society Program at Helen Jeffris Wood Museum Center

February 20, 2018 - 06:30 PM 426 N. Jackson St., Janesville

The Rock County Genealogical Society offers this presentation titled Getting to Know Our Ancestors One Immigrant at a Time, by Lisa Imhoff. The program follows a brief business meeting and is free and open to the public. Free, open to the public.

Brew and View at Janesville Performing Arts Center

February 23, 2018 - 08:00 PM 408 S. Main St., Janesville

Held in the JPAC Gallery, Brew and View is brought to you by Rock County Brewing Company in Janesville. Kick back and relax with free popcorn while watching throwback movies and enjoying craft beer from Rock County Brewing Company. Guests must be 21 years of age and Rock County Brewing Company beer will exclusively be for sale. Seating is limited to 100 people. $5.

SCWBA Home Show at Holiday Inn Express/Janesville Conference Center

February 24, 2018 / February 25, 2018 - 10:00 AM 3100 Wellington Place, Janesville

Vendors display and demonstrate samples of their home building and improvement products. Kids activities are also available. Watch the website for a list of the exhibitors. $5, children under 18 free.

Arftic Art for Animals at Pontiac Convention Center

February 24, 2018 - 10:00 AM 2809 N. Pontiac Dr., Janesville

Over 50 exhibitors, animal related vendors, and artists will showcase their unique items for people and their animal friends alike. This 8th annual event features raffles, foster friends, a huge silent auction, and more. This is a benefit for Friends of Noah-WI and its rescue missions. $5, children under 10 free.

Local Dance Showcase at Janesville Performing Arts Center

February 25, 2018 - 02:00 PM 408 S. Main St., Janesville

Welcome local dance schools to the JPAC Stage to showcase local dance in our community. Various schools and groups will be featured in a fundraiser supporting the Janesville Performing Arts Center and community dance programs. Help JPAC celebrate the amazing talent in our community and support these talented dance groups and schools. $5.