Adventures of The DJBC Happy Hour

DJBC Adventures is the official blog for the radio show, "The DJBC Happy Hour" and it has Extra Features, including photography, as well as other news and information, including the monthly Networking Calendar.

The show airs Mondays at 8PM on WCRS LP FM, an all-volunteer operated radio station which can be heard at 102.1 FM (NE Columbus) and 98.3 FM (Central Columbus) in Columbus, Ohio. You can listen to the show and download past shows online as well as http://wcrsfm.org.

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The Weekend Warrior for November 17, 2011 to December 1, 2011

Bored this weekend?  Looking for something to do?  The Weekend Warrior has some ideas for things to check out for this weekend and for the remainder of November.  If none of these tickle your weekend palate, Experience Columbus and Columbus Alive are two good places for more ideas.

THEATRE & DANCE:
- Shadowbox Live: Holiday Hoopla XX & Holiday Lunchbox (Hoopla Opens Thursday 11/17, lasts through Friday 12/30 & Holiday Lunchbox lasts from Wednesday 11/30 through Friday 12/23; Shadowbox Live; 503 S. Front St., Brewery District; http://shadowboxlive.org)
- Shadowbox Live: Scrooge (Sunday 11/27, through Monday 12/26, Shadowbox Live; 503 S. Front St., Brewery District; http://shadowboxlive.org)
- D.L. Coburn’s The Gin Game (Through Sunday; Columbus Civic Theatre: 3837 Indianola Ave., Clintonville; http://www.columbuscivic.org)
- The Last Days of Judas Iscariot (Tonight through Sunday; Roy Bowen Theatre: 1849 Cannon Drive, OSU Campus; http://theatre.osu.edu)
- Pan Pan: The Rehearsal, Playing The Dane (Tonight through Sunday; Wexner Center for the Arts: 1871 N. High St, OSU Campus; http://www.wexarts.org)
- Carnival (Tonight through Saturday; Fritsche Theatre at Cowan Hall: 30 S. Grove St., Westerville; http://www.otterbein.edu)
- How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe (Tonight through Saturday; Columbus Performing Arts Center: 549 Franklin Ave., Discovery District; http://avltheatre.com)
- Peter and the Wolf (Friday through Sunday; Vern Riffe Center- Studio One: 77 S. High St., Downtown Columbus; http://www.catco.org)
- Junie B. Jones in Jingle Bells, Batman Smells (Friday 11/25 through Dec. 21; Columbus Childrens Theatre: 512 N. Park St., Arena District; http://www.colschildrenstheatre.org)
- Nebraska Theatre Company’s Production of A Christmas Carol (Friday 11/25 through Sunday 11/27; Ohio Theatre: 39 E. State St., Downtown Columbus; http://www.capa.com)
- Oliver Twist & A Christmas Carol (Friday 11/25 through Sunday 12/04- Oliver Twist; A Christmas Carol- Sunday 11/27 & 12/04 ONLY; Broad Street Presbyterian Church: 760 E. Broad St., Olde Towne East; http://www.metamorphosistheatre.com)
- Opera Atelier in Mozart’s Don Giovanni (Friday 11/25 through Sunday 11/27; Southern Theatre: 21 E. Main St., Downtown Columbus; http://www.operacolumbus.org)
- Curtain Players: Over the River and Through the Woods (Friday 11/25 through Sunday 12/11; Curtain Players Theatre: 5691 Harlem Rd., Galena; http://www.curtainplayers.com)
- Angels in America, Part 1: Millennium Approaches (Opens Thursday 12/01; Campus Center Pit Theatre: 100 W. Home St., Westerville; http://www.otterbein.edu)
- Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol (Opens Thursday 12/01; Columbus Civic Theatre: 3837 Indianola Ave., Clintonville; http://www.columbuscivic.org)

MUSIC:
- Fitz and the Tantrums (Friday; Newport Music Hall: 1722 N. High St., OSU Campus)
- Ice Fest 2 (Friday; The LC Pavilion: 405 Neil Ave., Arena District)
- Spirit of the 1960s Coffeehouse (Friday; King Avenue United Methodist Church: 299 King Ave., Short North; http://www.spiritofthe1960s.com)
- The Columbus Symphony: Dialogues (Friday through Sunday; Southern Theatre: 21 E. Main St., Downtown Columbus; http://www.columbussymphony.com)
- Paul Simon: So Beautiful or So What Tour (Saturday; Veterans Memorial: 300 W. Broad St., Franklinton)
- 21 Pilots (Saturday; Newport Music Hall: 1722 N. High St., OSU Campus)
- Thiossane West African Dance Institute (Saturday & Sunday; Lincoln Theatre: 769 E. Long St., King-Lincoln District)
- Ledisi (Tuesday 11/22; Lincoln Theatre: 769 E. Long St., King-Lincoln District)
- The CD102.5 Andyman-A-Thon (Wednesday 11/23; The LC Pavilion: 405 Neil Ave., Arena District; http://www.cd101.com)
- Kenny Rogers Christmas Show (Friday 11/25; Veterans Memorial: 300 W. Broad St., Franklinton)
- The CD102.5 Holiday Party featuring Cage the Elephant and Company of Thieves (Tuesday 11/29; The LC Pavilion: 405 Neil Ave., Arena District; http://www.cd101.com)
- Jim Brickman: A Holiday Celebration (Wednesday 11/30; Jeanne B. McCoy Center for the Arts: 100 W. Dublin-Granville Rd., New Albany; http://www.mccoycenter.org)
- Spirit of the Holidays: Helen Welch (Wednesday 11/30 through Sunday 12/04; Southern Theatre: 21 E. Main St., Downtown Columbus; http://www.jazzartsgroup.org)
- Andrea Bocelli (Thursday 12/01; Nationwide Arena: 200 W. Nationwide Blvd., Arena District)
- Thursday Night Concert Series: Jared Mahone (Thursday 12/01; McConnell Arts Center: 777 Evening St., Worthington; http://www.mcconnellarts.org)
- Christmas Festival (Thursday 12/01 through Sunday 12/04; Capital University Mees Hall: 2260 E. Mound St., Bexley; http://www.capital.edu)

FILM SCREENINGS:
- Columbus International Film + Video Festival (Tonight, Friday, & Saturday; Canzani Center: 60 Cleveland Ave., Discovery District; http://www.chrisawards.org)
- Columbus International Film + Video Festival Movies & Mead, Animation and More 4 Adults (Saturday; Canzani Center: 60 Cleveland Ave., Discovery District; http://www.chrisawards.org)
- Columbus International Film + Video Festival: Vegucated with Marisa Miller Wolfson (Sunday; Gateway Film Center: 1550 N. High St., OSU Campus; http://www.chrisawards.org)

HOLIDAY EVENTS:
- Holiday Lights & Winter Wonderland (Through January 2; Creekside Park & Plaza, Gahanna; http://www.gahannaholidaylights.com)
- Wildlights at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium (Opens Friday; Columbus Zoo and Aquarium: 4850 W. Powell Rd., Powell; http://www.columbuszoo.org)
- Merry & Bright: Holidays at the Conservatory (Opens Saturday; Franklin Park Conservatory: 1777 E. Broad St., Franklin Park; http://www.fpconservatory.org)
- Holiday Fantasy of Lights at Alum Creek State Park (Opens Saturday; Alum Creek State Park: 3615 S. Old State Rd., Lewis Center; http://www.ohiostateparks.org)
- Historic Dublin Open House (Today; Historic Dublin Business District; Dublin; http://www.historicdublin.org or http://irishisanattitude.com)
- 13th Annual Easton Town Center Tree Lighting (Friday; Easton Town Center Plaza, Easton; http://www.eastontowncenter.com)
- Christmas Parade (Sunday; Starts at Mingo Park: 500 E. Lincoln Ave., Delaware, heading down Sandusky St.; http://www.mainstreetdelaware.com)
- Gahanna Holiday Parade of Lights (Friday 11/25; Starts at Gahanna Lincoln High School’s Clark Hall: Havens Corners Rd. & Hamilton Rd., heading west on Granville Street; http://www.gahannaholidaylights.com)
- Olde Worthington Open House & Tree Lighting (Sunday 11/27; High Street between South St. & Stafford Ave., Worthington; http://www.owba.net)
- Reynoldsburg Tree Lighting (Sunday 11/27; Municipal Building: 7244 E. Main St., Reynoldsburg; http://www.visitreynoldsburg.com)
- Marysville Tree Lighting (Monday 11/28; Historic Uptown Marysville; http://www.unioncounty.org)
- Ohio Statehouse Tree Lighting and Holiday Open House (Wednesday 11/30; The Ohio Statehouse; http://www.ohiostatehouse.org)
- City of Columbus Tree Lighting (Thursday 12/01; City Hall: 90 W. Broad St., Downtown; http://www.columbus.gov)
- Grandview Holiday Hop (Thursday 12/01; Grandview Avenue between 1st & 5th Avenue; Grandview; http://www.grandviewchamber.org or http://thegrandviewhop.com)
- Dublin Tree Lighting (Thursday 12/01; Dublin City Schools: 62 W. Bridge St., Dublin; http://www.historicdublin.org or http://www.dublin.oh.us)
- Hilliard Tree Lighting (Thursday 12/01; Historical Village at Weaver Park: 4100 Columbia St., Hilliard; http://www.destinationhilliard.com)

NETWORKING EVENTS:
- Worthington Chamber New Member Orientation (Today; DeVry: 8800 Lyra Drive, Polaris; http://www.worthingtonchamber.org)
- New Albany Chamber Luncheon (Today; Chabad Center of New Albany: 6220 E. Dublin-Granville Rd.; http://www.newalbanychamber.com)
- Hilliard Chamber Luncheon (Today; Heritage Golf Club: 3525 Heritage Club Drive, Hilliard; http://www.hilliardchamber.org) (This Month’s Guest: OSU Football Player Jeff Logan, 1975-78)
- Dublin Chamber Lunch & Learn (Today; Dublin Chamber of Commerce: 129 S. High St., Dublin; http://www.dublinchamber.org) (This Month’s Theme & Guest: “Change Your Perception, Change Your Behavior- It’s All About YOU” with Bryan Driscoll)
- Columbus Chamber Member Orientation Night (Tonight; Claddagh Irish Pub: 585 S. Front St., Brewery District; http://www.columbus.org)
- Hispanic Chamber of Columbus Networking Event sponsored by Penn National Gaming (Thursday 11/17; Location TBA; http://www.hccolumbus.com)
- Thirsty Thursday with Upper Arlington Young Professionals (Tonight; The Old Bag of Nails: 2102 Tremont Center, Upper Arlington; http://www.uachamber.org)
- Young Professionals of Columbus Mixer (Tonight 11/17; Wine on High: 789 N. High St., Short North; http://ypcolumbus.org)
- Small Business & Entrepreneur Summit (Wednesday 11/30; DeVry: 1350 Alum Creek Drive, East Columbus; http://www.devry.edu)
- Get Dot Networking (Thursday 12/01; Bar Louie: 3970 Easton Station, Easton; http://getdotnetworking.org)

MISCELLANEOUS:
- Global Food Security: Feeding the World in 2050 (Today; COSI: 333 W. Broad St., Franklinton; http://www.columbusworldaffairs.org)
- CSCA: Creative Best Awards Show (Tonight; The LC Pavilion: 405 Neil Ave., Arena District; http://www.cscarts.org)
- Crafts Gone Wild (Saturday; MadLab: 227 N. Grant Ave., Downtown Columbus; http://www.craftsgonewild.net)
- Beat Michigan Pep Rally (Monday; Ohio Union: 1739 N. High St., OSU Campus; http://www.beatmichigan.osu.edu)
- The DJBC Happy Hour: Thanksgiving Special/Michigan Pep Rally (Monday; Your Radio; http://wcrsfm.org)
- The 108th Ohio State-Michigan Game
(Saturday 11/26; Your TV or Radio set; http://www.ohiostatebuckeyes.com or http://mgoblue.com)
- The DJBC Happy Hour: Christmas in July (Monday 11/28; Your Radio; http://wcrsfm.org)

COMING UP NEXT WEEKEND WARRIOR:
- Holiday Hops and Open Houses in Grandview Heights, Westerville, Canal Winchester, Delaware, Powell, Sunbury, Hilliard, Clintonville, The Short North, and German Village
- Tree Lightings in Bexley, Westerville, Grove City, Canal Winchester, Pickerington, Delaware, German Village, Grandview Heights, Dublin, Hilliard, Columbus, Sunbury, Powell, and Upper Arlington
- Holiday Parades in Marysville, Sunbury, and Westerville
- Plus Other Events