An exhibit featuring quilts used for communication along the Underground Railroad is on display through Saturday at West Virginia State University's Della Brown Taylor Art Gallery. The exhibit is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Visit www.plantationquilts.com.
The new LimeLight Theatre Company will hold auditions at 6 p.m. Friday and noon Saturday for its Dec. 19-22 production of "The Nutcracker Story." Auditions are open to all ages and will be held at First Baptist Church, 16th Street and Myers Avenue, Dunbar. Enter at left-rear side of building. Call 304-766-7923.
No Pants Players
The No Pants Players will appear at CAMC's annual Teddy Bear Fair at Women and Children's Hospital from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. At 7 p.m. that evening, the improv troupe will perform a family-friendly show at the Alban Arts Center, 65 Olde Main St., St. Albans. Adult tickets are $10, and children 12 and under are admitted free with a paying adult, courtesy of a sponsorship by the UPS Store of Kanawha City. Call 877-467-7689 or visit www.nopantsplayers.com.
'Animal Farm' programs
The Kanawha County Public Library is hosting several programs tied to the Charleston Stage Company's production of "Animal Farm" Oct. 18-20 and 27-30. On Saturday, the main library, 123 Capitol St., will host two activities. At 11 a.m., visitors can meet Rivieria, one of the miniature horses from Hidden Dale Farm in Jackson County, and her owner, Adawn Caswell. At noon, teens and adults can learn how to make animal masks. Materials are provided. Call 304-343-4646 or visit www.kanawhalibrary.org.
A zombie festival runs from 1 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Huntington's Pullman Plaza. It features games, pumpkin carving, a fortune teller, cutest and scariest costume contests and zombie activities like zombie cornhole and zombie target practice.
The day ends with a short zombie walk through the city at 8 p.m., which is either $15 (includes an event T-shirt) or $10 (without shirt). Proceeds benefit Little Victories, a no-kill animal shelter in Ona. Email sbrown7...@aol.com.
Chamber music concert