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Daily Choices: What to do on Friday, August 31

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ART: See the exhibit "Eve's Garden: The Lost Creation" by Keith Howard at Axom Gallery (176 Anderson Ave. 2nd floor.). The gallery is open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. today, and admission is free. For information, call 232-6030 x23, or visit

ART: The closing reception and artist talk for Bruno Chalifour's"Tropical Photographs of El Yunque National Rainforest" takes place tonight at Spectrum Gallery (in Lumiere Photo, 100 College Ave.) at 7 p.m. More info: 461-4447,

FILMS: Opening today in wide release are "Celeste and Jesse Forever,""Lawless," and "The Possession.""Killer Joe" opens at the Little Theatre. This weekend, the Dryden will screen "E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial," "The Devil is a Woman," "From Russian with Love," "The In-Laws," and "A Tale of Two Cities." For more information, visit

DANCE: No matter how you like your salsa (I'll always take the extra jalapenos, thank you very much), Essence of Rhythm's Salsa Night at Lovin' Cup (300 Park Point Dr.) if sure to get your blood pumping and your feet moving. Grab some wonderful food while you're there, and dance the night away. The party starts at 9 p.m., for the low price of $3-$5. Find all the info at

MUSIC: For those of you into the electronic scene, Beople Electronica is taking over the Bug Jar (219 Monroe Ave.) tonight featuring two local acts, Ghostfeeder and Silent Auction. The jams start at 9 p.m., cover will only run you $5-$7, and then the dance floor is all yours. The event is 21+; check out the rest of the details at