Littleton Fine Arts Guild member Stacey Roberts won a Best of show award from juror Andrew Kelly for her colorful painting “Forecast of Rain” in the new “Contrast” exhibit, which is open through March 6 at Town Hall Arts Center’s Stanton Gallery, 2450 W. Main Street in downtown Littleton. The gallery is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays and during performances. Admission free, townhallartscenter.org.
Arapahoe Philharmonic announced that its program for children, “Music Around the World,” at Denver First Church, 3800 E. Hampden Blvd., is rescheduled to April 1 at 11 a.m. Tickets: adults $15, child $5, arapahoe-phil.org. (Two notorious pirates arrive at the show, competing to find buried treasure on their maps. Tales of their adventures and musical selections will reveal clues about where treasures can be found.)
The bright yellow tiled Kirkland Museum, 12th Avenue and Bannock Street in downtown Denver, has a new exhibit, “Josef Hoffman’s Vienna,” with decorative arts from the 1900s, when Vienna was a center for new design. Included with museum ticket. The museum will include recent acquisitions with works already owned from this important design period, which still influences production design today. Admission to 13 and older only. (Fragile pieces are displayed and furniture is arranged in room-type placement.) Tickets purchased will be good for the year. $10, $8. 303-832-8576, kirklandmuseum.org.
The 16th annual Englewood Art Exhibit will be held at the Malley Recreation Center, 3380 S. Lincoln St., from Feb. 2 to 18. A reception will be from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 2. Open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday; 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. 303-762-2660.
“The Liar,” will be presented in Arvada Center’s Black Box Theatre in the repertory season, starting Feb. 6, directed by Geoffrey Kent. Other plays in the season for the 11-member rep company: “Animal Farm,” (Feb. 25-May 21) and “Stick Fly,’’ (March 18-May 19). 6901 Wadsworth Blvd., Arvada. 720-898-7200, arvadacenter.org.
Columbine Genealogical and Historical Society will host a hybrid in-person/Zoom program at 1 p.m. on Feb. 8. In-person: Good Shepherd Episcopal Church, 8545 E. Dry Creek Road, Centennial. “Skeletons in My Closet” by Sean McGuire. Feb. 15, via ZOOM: “Extending Your Family Tree: Creative Ways to connect with DNA matches.” New members welcome. ColumbineGenealogy@gmail.com.
Stories on Stage
“Living Outside the Box” will be an in-person performance at Su Teatro, 721 Santa Fe Drive, Denver. Tickets: $22, 303-494-0523, storiesonstage.org. Anne Penner, Matthew Schneck and Kevin Pettit will perform.
“Little Shop of Horrors” runs through March 5 at Town Hall Arts Center, 2450 W. Main St., Littleton. 303-794-2787, ext 5, townhallartscenter.org.