The following are some of the area events that will be held this weekend:

Inuit art

The Barns of Rose Hill, 95 Chalmers Court in Berryville, will present the Inuit Art exhibit opening and film showing of “The Sun at Midnight” at 7:30 p.m. today.

The exhibit, presented by Judith Varney Burch, will explain through art the relationship between humans and the wilderness of North America’s Arctic edge.

Admission is tree. Exhibit opens at 7 p.m. and the film begins at 8 p.m. today. Reservations may be made in advance by calling 540-955-2004 from noon to 3 p.m.

Album release

Bright Box, 15 N. Loudoun St. in Winchester will present The Honey Drewdrops and Someone to Ride the River With at 7 p.m. today.

Laura Wortman and Kagey Parrish, The Honey Drewdrops, are known for their musical ensembles that include claw hammer banjo, mandolins, and guitars. Someone To Ride the River With is a Winchester-based folk duo who performs combinations of original tunes and  folk songs.

Tickets are $12 in advance or $15 at the door. Doors, bar and kitchen open at 7 p.m.

Music exploration

The Explore More Discovery Museum, 150 South Main St., in Harrisonburg will present its “First Friday” event beginning at 4 p.m. Join musicians of the Shenandoah Valley Bach Festival for an “Instrument Petting Zoo.”  Admission is free.


Groundhog celebration

Bowman Library, 871 Tasker Road in Stepehens City, will host a Groundhog Day celebration beginning at 11 a.m.  Saturday. A lively program of groundhog stories, Bowman Bill weather forecasting, finding shadows, dancing and groundhog songs will be preformed.

Admission is free. Contact 540-463-5375