Beginners sculpture class and other Longmont events for today

Mar. 18—Today

Beginning sculpture class: Learn how to carve stone and alabaster for beginners. Students will learn the whole process of stone carving from chisels to files and the finishing process. Tools are included, but stone is an additional cost; 10 a.m. Saturday, Firehouse Art Center, 667 Fourth Ave, Longmont; $197 for five weeks;

Coffee with Council: Longmont residents are invited to have coffee with Council Members Marcia Martin and Mayor pro-tem Aren Rodriguez to discuss any topic of interest. Free coffee will be provided; 9 a.m. Saturday, Intercambio, 1715 Iron Horse Drive, Suite 130, Longmont; free;

Story time with Elizabeth Everett: Local author Elizabeth Everett will read her book "This is the Sun" during the last 10 minutes of the Lil' Tigers class for children ages 4 to 7; 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Tran's Martial Arts, 117 S. Sunset St., Suite D, Longmont; free; 303-776-1887.

Colorado Symphony — 'The Story of Peter Rabbit': "Le Petite Musique: The Story of Peter Rabbit" is a bilingual, interactive concert in English and Spanish, featuring a 16-piece orchestra and a bilingual narrator who will incorporate storytelling, singing and dance; 10 a.m. Saturday, Stewart Auditorium, 400 S. Quail Road, Longmont; free;


Uke Jam at Bootstrap: Grab a ukulele, and join in the fun. Host Brian Rezac has extras to borrow, or bring one from home. Or, just come enjoy a beer and watch. All ages and levels welcome; 2 p.m. Sunday, Bootstrap Brewing Company, 142 Pratt St., Longmont;

Lotería Mexicana: Come with the whole family to play Lotería Mexicana. This program is bilingual and family-friendly; 3 p.m. Sunday, Library, 409 Fourth Ave., Longmont; free;