What's happening in York this week
Celebrate First Friday with activities, specials and performances throughout downtown York City, 5-9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 3. Some highlights: create a self-portrait collage at Creative York, 10 N. Beaver St.; free showing of "Abominable," 6:30 p.m. at the Capitol Theatre, 50 N. George St.; free performance by Octavia's Blues Duo, 7 p.m. at the York Elks Lodge No. 213, 223 N. George St.; opening of a special exhibit of York nightscapes by Richard Bailey, 5 p.m. at the York Jewish Community Center, 2000 Hollywood Drive. Information: www.downtownyorkpa.com.
Warm up with some hot jazz with Jazz in the City, 5-7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 3, at the Studio at the Strand, 50 N. George St., use the Philadelphia Street entrance. Tickets: $5 at the door, students free. Information: appellcenter.org.