BIG ARTS to host open mic
Second Decade Open Mic will be held on Jan. 15 at 7:30 p.m. at the BIG ARTS Strauss Theater, at 2200 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel; doors open at 7 p.m. Island and Southwest Florida poets and writers will perform their latest works, while members of the audience are invited on stage to read their original works or a favorite poem or prose passage. To participate, come early and sign the reader list. Admission is $5; cash only. For more information, contact emcee Joe Pacheco at 239-472-1280.