Yes, soup for you!
You can feed your appetite while nourishing the education efforts of the Hudgens Center for the Arts at the Duluth art center’s Soupbowl Benefit on Friday and Saturday.[March 25-26] More than 300 handmade bowls will be for sale, created by Hudgens ceramics studio instructors and students from clay donated by event sponsor Atlanta Clay. Each pottery purchase includes a free serving of soup or chili and bread prepared by local businesses. Bowls are $30 at the 6-8 p.m. Friday preview party; $25 on Saturday, 12:30-4 p.m. 770-623-6002, www.thehudgens.org. HOWARD POUSNER
Astronaut in Cartersville
International Space Station veteran Stephanie Wilson lands at Cartersville’s Tellus Science Museum for a talk at 7 p.m. Friday.[March 25] The Boston-born astronaut launched on her path to working for NASA at age 13 when she interviewed an astronomy professor for a school report, then pursued an engineering-related degrees at Harvard University and the University of Texas. Regular admission applies: $12 adults, $10 ages 65 and up, $8 ages 3-17 and students with ID. Reservations recommended: 770-606-5700, ext. 431, www.tellusmuseum.org. HOWARD POUSNER