6 Things to Do This Weekend, Sept. 6-8

September 5, 2013 

The Bigelow House Museum will host an Antique Quilt Show this Sunday.

FRIDAY -- Great Scott: It’s jazz night at the Heritage Room, 602 Water St. SW, when the GARY SCOTT QUARTET plays Friday. Scott has played with singers Frank Sinatra, Lena Horne and Johnny Mathis, and he’s currently with the Olympia Jazz Senators. Cocktail hour begins at 5:30 p.m., and the show starts at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20 and are available online at theheritageroom-olympia.com/events-2.

FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY -- Still dressed alike: Harlequin Productions’ “FIVE WOMEN WEARING THE SAME DRESS” continues at the State Theater, 202 Fourth Ave. E., Olympia. Showtimes for the Alan Ball play are 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $31 general admission, $28 for seniors and military, $20 for students. Discounted rush tickets are available a half-hour before curtain. For more information, call 360-786-0151, or go to harlequinproductions.org.

SATURDAY -- Jazz collaboration: HOLLY GWINN GRAHAM brings her wit, community activism, and jazz and folk singing to Traditions Cafe at 8 p.m. Saturday. She will collaborate with local jazz musicians John Croarkin on harmonica, flute and saxophone, and Brian Kinsella on piano. Traditions is at 300 Fifth Ave. SW, Olympia. Tickets are $12 general admission and $8 student/low income. Call 360-705-2819 for more information.

SUNDAY -- Spotlight on handiwork: Whether you love to quilt or just enjoy looking at them, the BIGELOW HOUSE MUSEUM'S ANTIQUE QUILT SHOW Show is sure to please. Not only will you be able to see some beautiful quilts, but if you own one, it can be evaluated at the show by American Quilter’s Society-certified quilt appraiser Bev Dunivent. A display of some of her early quilt collection will also be shown. The event runs from 1-4 p.m. Sunday at the museum, 918 Glass Ave. NE, Olympia. A tour of the house and a collection of Bigelow handiwork will be included. A $10 donation is requested. For more information, go to bigelowhouse.org.

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