Things to do Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012
FOOTMAD CELTIC JAM SESSION: 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Free. Jam leader Maureen Cremeans. Unitarian Universalist Church, 520 Kanawha Blvd. W. Call 304-415-3668.
OPEN MIC: 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Free. Cash prize $25. Hosted by Steve Clever. The Charleston Cellar, 8 Capitol St. Call 304-343-5136.
7TH ANNUAL ROD RUN AND DOO WOP: Registration 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free admission. Kanawha Blvd. Call 304-344-5075.
THE 14TH ANNUAL OCTOBER SKY FESTIVAL: Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine. The festival was inspired by Homer Hickham's memoir "Rocket Boys," which was subsequently turned into the movie "October Sky." This year's festival features all four Rocket Boys. For the full schedule, visit www.OctoberSkyFestival.com.
WEST VIRGINIA POPULAR CULTURE CONVENTION: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission $10 or $18 for two-day pass. Comic books, manga, anime, movies, TV and toys. Guests include comic book writers Kyle Higgins and Robert Tinnell and others. Mylan Park Expo Center, 500 Mylan Park Lane, Morgantown. Call 304-873-6069.
"A CLOCKWORK ORANGE": 4 p.m. Tickets $5. Stanley Kubrick's ultra-violent classic. Flashback Film Series at Park Place Stadium Cinemas, 600 Washington St. E. Call 304-345-6541 or visit www.ourshowtimes.com.
QUILT EXHIBIT: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., West Virginia State University's Della Brown Taylor Art Gallery. An exhibit featuring quilts used for communication along the Underground Railroad. Visit www.plantationquilts.com.
THE KANAWHA TRAIL CLUB HIKE: Arrowhead Trails, New River Gorge. Meet at noon to carpool from Ohio and Randolph streets. Regroup at Arrowhead parking area near Kaymoor Top, off Gatewood Road. The hike is approximately 4 miles on new trails rated moderate.