February is for lovers . . . especially lovers of art and culture in Medford. The month offers a wide variety of nearly 50 events in the city, including:
– Chevalier Theatre welcomes former Vice President Joe Biden (Feb. 1), comedian Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias (Feb. 9-11), David Bowie band mates (Feb. 16) and country singer Sara Evans (Feb. 17)
– The Medford Garden Club’s annual winter movie night (Feb. 1) features “Wings of Life,” the acclaimed Disney documentary narrated by Meryl Streep
– The West Medford Community Center bookends its Black History Month events with its “Words and Music” program on Feb. 2 and an art exhibit on Feb. 25
– CACHE in Medford holds another paint night fundraiser (Feb. 6) to support its mission of promoting arts, culture and a healthy economy in Medford
– Sanctuary UCC Gallery presents “Nature of New England,” an exhibit and reception (Feb. 9) featuring the work of photographer Eric Smith
– Medford High/Medford Technical High PTO presents a screening and discussion of the film “Screenagers” (Feb. 15), which looks at how tech time affects a young person’s development
Other events include author and book talks, Mystic Makerspace classes, and other music, film, drama,dance and comedy performances
For details, visit the Arts and Culture calendar on the CACHE website.
If you have a Medford event to add to the calendar, please send the details to cache.event[AT]gmail.com.
– Information from Ken Krause, CACHE Calendar Editor