Butler County

• Join Audubon for a naturalist-led walk through Succop Nature Park, 185 W Airport Rd., Butler, from 9 to 10 a.m. every Thursday. This event is free and open to the public. Call (412) 963-6100.

• Butler Symphony presents The Great American Songbook from 7:30 to 9:45 p.m. November 4 at Butler Intermediate High School, 551 Fairground Hill Rd., Butler. Selections include George Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue and Porgy and Bess, and songs by legendary composers Cole Porter, Jerome Kern, Irving Berlin, Henry Mancini and Harold Arlen. Kate Amatuzzo, vocalist Patrick Thiem, vocalist. A pre-concert lecture begins at 6:30 p.m. Cost is $20. Call (724) 283-1402.

• Maridon Museum, 322 N. McKean St., Butler, presents the Thailand Film Series Fall 2017: “Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives” at 6 p.m. November 10. The film centers on the last days in the life of its title character. Together with his loved ones – including the spirit of his dead wife and his lost son who has returned in a non-human form – Boonmee explores his past lives as he contemplates the reasons for his illness. This event is free to the public. Reservations are required as seating is limited. Call (724) 282-0123 or visit maridon.org for details.

• Come out to the Butler Veteran’s Day Parade on Main St., Downtown Butler, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. November 11. Visit cityofbutler.org/schedule.

• The Jaggerz, a high energy dance group, will perfrom at 8 p.m. November 11 at the Tanglewood Center, 10 Austin Ave., Lyndora. Doors open at 6 p.m. and dinner is at 7 p.m. Cost is $30 per person. BYOB; there will be a 50/50 drawing and door prizes. Call (724) 287-0021.

• The Harmony Museum’s annual WeihnachtsMarkt, a Christmas market in the German tradition, will take place from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. November 11 and from noon to 4 p.m. November 12 at Harmony Museum, 218 Mercer St., Harmony. Admission is $7 for adults, $5 for seniors, $3 for students, free for children younger than six, including all-day access to the market, museum, entertainment and wagon rides. Almost 50 artisans and specialty vendors will display their wares. Museum quilters and weavers demonstrate their work. There are model railroad displays in the museum’s Wagner House annex. Entertainment, food and refreshments also reflect Harmony’s German heritage. Call (724) 452-7341 or visit harmonymuseum.org.

• The fourth annual Night at the Races will take place from 5:30 to 10 p.m. November 18 at the Saxonburg VFW Post 7376, 572 West Main St., Saxonburg. There will be a buffet dinner, cash bar, DJ, 2 dozen baskets to win, 50-50, lottery raffle and games.“Own” one of the racehorses for the night. Winning owner gets a bottle of wine. For details, visit brightfuturesfarm.org.

• Connoquenessing Country Club, 1512 Mercer Rd., Ellwood City, will host Comedy Night at 7 p.m. November 18. Gene Collier, Sean Collier and Collin Chamberlin will be performing to benefit the Zelienople Area Public LIbrary. There will be snacks and cash bar. Over 21 only. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased online at eventbrite.com or at Zelienople Library, 227 South High St., Zelienople. Call (724) 452-9330 or visit zelienoplelibrary.org.

• Come out for the annual Saxonburg Area Business Association Holiday Parade from 7 to 9 p.m. November 24. Bring the grandkids and enjoy some cookies with Santa at the South Butler Community Library, 240 W. Main St, Saxonburg, after parade. There will be a live nativity at the Saxonburg Memorial Church, 100 W. Main St., Saxonburg. Enjoy the Knoch Band and free horse and buggy rides. Visit saxonburgbusiness.org/upcoming.php.

• Butler Little Theatre, One Howard St., Butler, presents Boeing Boeing from November 24 through December 2. Call (724) 287-6781 or visit bltgroup.org for details.

• Come our for a Butler Township Preston Park, 415 South Eberhart Rd., Butler, from 10 a.m. to noon November 25. This walking tour is available at no cost, but registration is required and spaces are limited. Private group tours may also be arranged for groups of 10 or more. For more information or to register for a tour contact the Butler Township Municipal Building at (724) 283-3430, ext. 212 or email mlove@butlertwp.org.

• The Butler City Spirit of Christmas Parade will take place from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. November 25 on Main St., Butler. Visit cityofbutler.org/schedule.

• Join the Butler County Symphony Orchestra for their annual holiday concert “Holiday Traditions,” featuring traditional and contemporary pieces, from 7:30 to 10 p.m. December 2 at Butler Intermediate High School, 551 Fairground Hill Rd., Butler. Doors open at 6. Cost is $20 per person. Call (724) 283-1402.

• A Holiday Tea at Succop Nature Park will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. December 9 at Succop Nature Park, 185 W. Airport Rd., Butler. Enjoy tea, snacks, holiday carols and a craft. The Nature Reserve is decorated for the holidays so this is a great time to take photos. Cost is $20 for members and $25 for non-members. Call (412) 963-6100 or visit aswp.org for details.