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January 11, 2013
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ROCKIN’ AND ROLLIN’ — Flashbak, a classic rock, country, oldies and blues band, will perform from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at the Drain Civic Center, 205 W. A St., Drain. The concert is presented by the North Douglas Performing Arts Council. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Admission is $5 and refreshments will be available. 541-836-2505.

STORY COMES TO LIFE — Oregon author Jacob Young will read and perform parts of his new book, “There is a Place in the Throat that has No Voice, 8:0:8,” at 4 p.m. Saturday at While Away Books, 932 W. Harvard Ave., Roseburg. The book is about a family of visionary thinkers in a world of uncharted wilderness. 541-957-1751.

‘MAGNIFICAT’ CONCERT — The Vintage Singers will present their annual Twelfth Night concert, featuring Charles Pachelbel’s ‘Magnificat’ at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the First Presbyterian Church, 823 S.E. Lane Ave., Roseburg. The group will be accompanied by a brass ensemble. Tickets are $7 per person or $15 per family and are available at the door. 541-440-4622 or 541-440-4628.

A FINAL BOW —Umpqua Community College is hosting a commemorative concert for departing theater director Dean Remick from 3 to 3:30 Sunday afternoon at the Whipple Fine Arts Centerstage, 1140 Umpqua College Road, Roseburg. The concert will be followed by a 90-minute reception to celebrate his contributions to UCC over his 27 years as theater director. 541-440-4691 or 541-670-1781.

LAUGH INTO THE NEW YEAR — A seasoned comedian is visiting Roseburg to bring joy to the new year. Auggie Smith will perform from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at My Coffee and the Wine Experience, 1700 Garden Valley Blvd., Roseburg. He will hold a meet and greet from 5 to 6 p.m. Smith is a featured on “Last Comic Standing” & “Comedy Central.” Tickets: students and seniors $18 in advance, $20 at the door. $22 for regular admission. Tickets available at My Coffee and Hi Five Music. 541-537-1031.

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The News-Review Updated Feb 7, 2013 01:35PM Published Jan 17, 2013 05:33PM Copyright 2013 The News-Review. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.