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[ MARK YOUR CALENDAR ] by tim godfrey 〈〈 november 〉〉 through 3/25/18 victor vasarely: calculated compositions The World Chess Hall of Fame will display its new art exhibit through March 2018. The works, on loan from the Herakleidon Museum in  Athens, Greece, feature colorful graphics and illusions of depth. The World Chess Hall of Fame | Free Exhibit times vary | 314.367.9243   11/4 11/11 11/18 Refresh your mind in the contemplative spaces of the Pulitzer Art Museum through a meditation workshop. Yoga teacher Simiya Sudduth illustrates the healing properties of aural sensations, the combined power of audio and verbal sounds. an evening with garrison keillor Take a break from raking the leaves and enjoy quality art time with the whole family! Choose from different art prints, stencils and paints at the multigenerational workshop at Laumeier Sculpture Park. sound healing meditation In a solo performance, best- selling author Garrison Keillor shares humorous anecdotes from his life growing up in the Midwest, fatherhood, and the people of the fictional town Lake Wobegon. The Fabulous Fox Theatre $39.50-$129.50 | 8 p.m. | 314.534.1111 Pulitzer Art Museum | Free | 11 a.m. | 314.754.1850 olivette 5k turkey trot Help those in need by lacing up your running shoes! The fourth annual 5k Turkey Trot will feature running and walking courses that begin and end in Stacy Park, with all proceeds benefiting the Harvey Kornblum Food Pantry. on your feet The Broadway hit is making its way to The Fabulous Fox. Based on the lives of Gloria Estefan and her husband, Emilio Estefan, the musical is sure to get you on your feet! The Fabulous Fox Theatre | $35-$135 Various showtimes | 314.534.1111 Stacy Park | Prices vary | 7 a.m. 11/10 11/11 & 11/12 Celebrate everything that makes St. Louis great at LoveThe Lou’s Imagine Gala. Attendees can take in the city with a buffet of local cuisine served in the Biergarten of the city’s iconic Anheuser-Busch brewery. The Blessing Basket Project is hosting its 12th annual sale, where shoppers can find thousands of unique handcrafted products for holiday gifts and home decor. Every item sold helps an artisan escape poverty in a developing country. Get early bird access from 9 to 10 a.m. both days with a $5 donation. imagine gala 11/4 The Bruno David Gallery continues its 12th season with four solo exhibits, which include photography, painting, drawings and sculptures. Have some fun on the farm at Longmeadow Rescue Ranch. Bring the family out to explore the 165-acre ranch, take a wagon tour and spend the afternoon visiting rescued farm animals like horses, pigs, ducks and more! solo exhibitions Bruno David Gallery | Free | 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wed.-Sat. | 314.696.2377 11/2-11/12 st. louis film festival The 26th annual Whitaker St. Louis International Film Festival features a lineup of narrative and documentary films. This year, it partners with the Tribeca Film Institute to hold a competition for filmmakers to earn $20,000 in production support. wagon days Longmeadow Rescue Ranch | Free 11 a.m.-3 p.m. | 11/3-11/5 giselle The Saint Louis Ballet opens its season with Giselle, the story of a peasant girl who dies of a broken heart but is later summoned by supernatural women to enact fatal revenge on her lover. Various venues | Ticket prices vary Showtimes vary | Anheuser-Busch Theatre | $24-$59 8 p.m. Fri. & Sat., 2:30 p.m. Sun. 11/3-11/4 11/5 Choose from more than 100 fiction and nonfiction titles by local writers. Chat with some of your favorite authors who will be in attendance to sell and sign books. Grab your helmet, bike and a few friends for the annual bike ride that takes cyclists to different grocery stores to purchase nonperishable food items to benefit Food Outreach. st. louis indie book fair Kranzberg Arts Center | Free | 5-9 p.m. Fri., noon-5 p.m. Sat. | F 10 | TOWN & style | OCTOBER 25, 2017 cranksgiving The Schlafly Tap Room | Free registration 9:30 a.m.-noon | Laumeier Sculpture Park | $45 1:30-3:30 p.m. | 314.615.5278 11/23 11/7-11/19 through 11/11 family art workshop Anheuser-Busch Biergarten | $75 6-9 p.m. | 11/10-5/1/18 st. louis cathedral concerts The 25th anniversary season is under way, featuring the musical talents of The King’s Singers, The Vienna Boys Choir and several others. Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis Prices vary | 8 p.m. on various dates 11/10 & 11/12 the student prince Winter Opera St. Louis opens its 17th season with a Broadway favorite, The Student Prince, from Sigmund Romberg. The role of the kind Dr. Engel will be played by St. Louis native John Stephens. Skip Viragh Center for the Arts $35-$55 | 7:30 p.m. Fri., 3 p.m. Sun. inventory blowout sale 5234 Oakland Ave. | Free | 10 a.m.-2 p.m. 11/17 chamber project st. louis presents voyager The global community convenes in St. Louis for a night filled with culture, music and the spirit of unity, all experienced on stage with the musicians themselves! The Voyager program will feature performances from Japan, Africa and Belize. E. Desmond Lee Concert Hall | $15 8 p.m. | 11/18 novelties The Big Muddy Dance Company will honor the written word with its mainstage production of Novelties. The local dance studio aims to bring the energy of dance to audiences across the greater St. Louis region. Big Muddy Dance Company | $35 | 8 p.m. 11/26 a joyful christmas Get into the Christmas spirit with Grammy-nominated songwriter and pianist Jim Brickman as he celebrates A Joyful Christmas. Join Jim for a night of family, friends and togetherness as he performs classic carols and original songs on his holiday tour. Touhill Performing Arts Center | $35-$75 3 p.m. |