Things To Do: Fight breast cancer, hear Kristin Chenoweth, play cornhole

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Editor's note: Due to concerns about the coronavirus, some events may have been canceled or rescheduled after The Post's deadline for publication.

1. GET MOVING

Susan G. Komen "More Than Pink Walk"

Downtown West Palm Beach, Meyer Amphitheatre

This annual event will once again unite the community to raise funds to fight breast cancer through advocacy, research investments and support of people facing breast cancer today, ensuring everyone can get the care they need to live. This year’s event is a hybrid: you can participate in person or on your own.

The walk is 7 a.m. Saturday. 104 Datura St., West Palm Beach. Free. Visit www.Komen.org/WPBwalk to register, create a team or start fundraising.

The Susan B. Komen "More Than Pink Walk" will be held in downtown West Palm Beach on Saturday.
The Susan B. Komen "More Than Pink Walk" will be held in downtown West Palm Beach on Saturday.

2. LISTEN UP

Kristin Chenoweth "For The Girls"

Kravis Center, Alexander W. Dreyfoos Concert Hall

This Emmy and Tony award-winning singer will deliver a heartfelt tribute to the greatest female singers throughout history.

Kristin Chenoweth will perform "For The Girls" Feb. 5 at the Kravis Center in West Palm Beach.
Kristin Chenoweth will perform "For The Girls" Feb. 5 at the Kravis Center in West Palm Beach.

The show is 8 p.m. Feb. 5. 701 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach. Tickets start at $39. Information: www.kravis.org

3. HAPPY NEW YEAR!

Art After Dark, Chinese New Year Celebration

Norton Museum of Art

This special event will include a lecture by Andrew Lueck, who is a specialist in Chinese Works of Art, a fireworks display, an open studio and more.

The event is 5 to 10 p.m. tonight. 1450 S. Dixie Highway, West Palm Beach. Program included with general museum admission. Space is limited. Information: www.norton.org

4. SAY HELLO TO NATURE

Canoe Cruise

Grassy Waters Preserve

Guide your canoe through the shallow waters of the Everglades while learning about the history and ecology of the preserve. Be sure to sign up with a partner as canoes require two paddlers per boat.

The event is 2 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday. 8264 Northlake Blvd., West Palm Beach. Adults $10, children $5. Space limited. Registration required. Information: 561-804-4985

5. FINGER PICKING VIRTUOSO

Leo Kottke

The Lyric Theater

Guitarist and composer Leo Kottke is one of the foremost finger-style guitar players in the world. Need proof? He has two Grammy nominations, was named Performance Magazine’s “Best Instrumentalist” award and has been inducted into the Guitar Player Hall of Fame.

The show is 7 p.m. Saturday. 59 SW Flagler Ave., Stuart. See website for ticket prices. Information: www.LyricTheatre.com

Guitarist Leo Kottke will play Saturday night at The Lyric Theatre in downtown Stuart.
Guitarist Leo Kottke will play Saturday night at The Lyric Theatre in downtown Stuart.

6. LOUD AND CLEAR

"Respect: A Musical Journey of Women"

Delray Beach Playhouse

This musical revue explores singers from Lily Langtree to Cyndi Lauper, Betty Boop to Tina Turner, Rosie the Riveter to Britney Spears and many more, It combines excerpts from over 60 songs including “Diamonds Are a Girl’s Best Friend,” “I Wanna Be Loved By You,” “Whatever Lola Wants,” “Where the Boys Are,” “The Greatest Love of All,” and “Stand by Your Man.”

The show opens 8 p.m. tonight and runs through Feb. 13. 950 NW Ninth St., Delray Beach. Information: 561-272-1281; delraybeachplayhouse.com/

7. TOSS FOR A CAUSE

ACCF, Hopportunities First Annual Cornhole for the Kids Tournament

Hopportunities

Achievement Centers for Children & Families is partnering with Hopportunities to host this event. All proceeds will benefit ACCF programs, serving more than 700 local children and families. There will be prizes for first through third place. ACCF is involved in Early Learning (Toddler and Preschool), After School, Teen and Summer Camp programs that help prepare kids for academic and social success.

Achievement Centers for Children & Families is partnering with Hopportunities for a cornhole tournament on Saturday.
Achievement Centers for Children & Families is partnering with Hopportunities for a cornhole tournament on Saturday.

The event is 11 a.m. Saturday. 440 NE Fifth Ave., Delray Beach. $65 per team. Information: www.achievementcentersfl.org/all-events/

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