¤ Opening reception for "Beyond Fibers: New Forms"
When: 5 to 7 p.m.
Where: Depot Art Center, 1001 13th St.
Why you should go: Stop knitting scarves. Start knitting sculptures.
¤ 3 Wire
When: 7 to 10 p.m.
Where: Jade Summit Restaurant in Ski Time Square
Why you should go: Encourage local restaurants to have house bands by showing up for the live music.
¤ Farndale Avenue Townswomen's Guild presentation of "A Murder Mystery"
When: 8 p.m.
Where: Paradigm Theater, 116 W. Main St., Oak Creek
Cost: $10 tickets; available at Bonfiglio Drug or at the door
Why you should go: It's funny, talented entertainment in an intimate small-town theater that you'll want to come back to, Mike Lawrence said.
¤ Steamboat Springs Chamber Orchestra
When: 2 p.m.
Where: Steamboat Christian Center, across from the Holiday Inn on U.S. Highway 40
Cost: $10 for adults, $5 for seniors and students, children ages 12 and younger get in free
Why you should go: The Chamber Orchestra isn't getting better and better so it can play to an empty room. Get your holiday bottom to the concert.
¤ "Crossing the Line," discussion of immigration issues by Autumn Phillips and Tyler Arroyo
When: 7 p.m.
Where: Room 300, Bogue Hall on the Colorado Mountain College campus
Why you should go: Who would I be if I didn't shill my own event?