Documentary filmmaker Elaine McMillion will host a screening of "Hollow," followed by a discussion at two Kanawha County public library branches Thursday. The film examines the future of rural America through the eyes and voices of those living in McDowell County. The free screenings are at 10 a.m. at Riverside and 6 p.m. at St. Albans. Visit www.kanawhalibrary.org.
Women's chorus open house
The Almost Heaven Chorus invites all female singers to open houses at 6:30 p.m. Thursday and Sept. 19 at the Columbia Gas Auditorium, 1700 MacCorkle Ave. S.E. Learn how to improve your singing voice, and learn about barbershop singing.
The chorus is a chapter of Sweet Adelines, which is dedicated to women's a cappella barbershop harmony. For more information, call 304-925-7464 or visit www.almostheavenchorus.com.
Trans-Siberian Orchestra tickets
Tickets for the Trans-Siberian Orchestra's Nov. 20 show at the Civic Center go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday. The tour is the final performance of the group's rock opera, "The Lost Christmas Eve." Tickets are $32.50, $42.50, $52.50, $62.50 available through the Civic Center box office or Ticketmaster.
Squire Parsons concert
Squire Parsons will perform at 7 p.m. Friday at Meadow Grove Baptist Church in Dawson. Admission is free but a love offering will be taken. Call Juanita Keeney at 304-392-9818.
No Pants Players
The No Pants Players will present a night of family-friendly improv comedy from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday at The Alban Arts Center, 65 Olde Main St., St. Albans. Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for children 12 and under. Call 877-467-7689 or visit www.nopantsplayers.com.