The Firehouse Cultural Center in Ruskin has a fantastic line up of events for the month of February. Whether you want to see an interesting film, participate in an art event, listen to jazz, or see a “clean” comedy show, the Firehouse Cultural Center has something for you.
On Thursday, February 13, the Firehouse Cultural Center will present the documentary film, Florida Wildlife Corridor Expedition from 7-8:30 p.m. Film maker, Elam Stolzfus who was a part of the team of four explorers who travelled 1,000 miles in 100 days to raise awareness of the need to protect and restore connect landscapes through Florida, will be on hand for questions. Advance tickets are free for members and $5 for non-members. Day of show tickets are $5 for members and $10 for non-members.
On Tuesday, February 18, you can attend Figure Drawing: Monitored Open Session with Bruce Marsh from 6:30-9:30 p.m. This is offered on the first and third Tuesday of each month and costs $10 per session. No registration is required but you must bring your own materials. The session is open to all artists and students interested in working from the model.
On Friday, February 21, enjoy wonderful jazz as the Ken Loomer Jazz Quartet come to life in the Firehouse Pub. The show is from 7:30-10 p.m. The Firehouse Pub is communal seating and a cash bar and refreshments are available. Advanced tickets are $14 for members and $18 for non-members. Day of show tickets are $16 for members and $20 for non-members.
On Saturday, February 22, come enjoy some “clean” comedy with the Comedy Caravan from 7:30-10 p.m. Performers will put on a show without cursing or overly suggestive material. While it is not Disney, it is not the dirty jokes found at most comedy clubs. Advance tickets are $10 for members and $12 for non-members. Day-of tickets are $12 for members and $15 for non-members.
For more information on these events and others, please call 645-7651 or visit www.firehouseculturalcenter.org. The Firehouse Cultural Center is located at 101 1st Ave. NE in Ruskin.