Area codes are 850 unless noted.
Snowbird Movie Matinees
DESTIN –The Destin Library will host a free weekly movie matinee for winter visitors at 2 p.m. Wednesdays through Feb. 13. The film series will feature new release DVD movies hyped as this year’s Oscar contenders. The movie Jan. 9 is “The Bourne Legacy.” Seating limited to 30 on a first‐come, first‐serve basis. Call 837-8572.
NICEVILLE – America's premier comedian, Jerry Seinfeld, will perform his signature stand-up routine at 7 p.m. Jan. 10 at the Mattie Kelly Arts Center. Tickets, $79.50, are available by phone, web or in-person from the Box Office at www.mattiekellyartscenter.org or call 850-729-6000 or toll free 1-888-838-ARTS (2787). Box Office hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Friday or online 24/7.
Shirley Simpson in ‘Leading Ladies’
DESTIN – The Friends of the Destin Library will present Shirley Simpson on stage in “Leading Ladies” at 3 p.m. Jan. 11 in the library’s Calhoun Room. Tickets for this one‐hour event are $5 each ($3 for seniors and students) and are available from the Destin Library. To be assured of seating tickets must be purchased and picked up by Jan. 10. This program is open to the general public. Seating will be limited. Call 837-8572.
New York Tenors
NICEVILLE – Enjoy a night of Broadway, opera and American classics with three of New York’s greatest talents — Daniel Rodriguez, Andy Cooney and Michael Amante, the New York Tenors at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 12 at the Mattie Kelly Arts Center at NWFSC. Tickets are $35. Group discount of $5 off per ticket is available for groups of 10 or more. Group sales are by phone or in-person only. Call 729-6000 or visit www.mattiekellyartscenter.org.
OKALOOSA ISLAND – Destiny Cat Fanciers will host its seventh annual Cat Show from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jan 12 and 13 at the Emerald Coast Convention Center. Admission is $6/adults and $5/seniors, military and children 4-12. Children under 4 are admitted free. Get $1 off your admission with a large can or unopened bag of cat food.
Local rescue group Feline Friends of Destin will bring homeless pets for adoption, collect donations and sell promotional items to support their efforts.