Stanford Lohri will include traditional singing and dancing around the fire, live dhol beats from dholi Lal Singh Bhatti, free food and snacks, bhangra music, and a special performance by Stanford Bhangra. Traditional Indian clothing is welcomed. Attendees can bring a blanket to sit on while eating and watching the performances. The event on Saturday, Feb. 2, starts at 6:30 p.m. at the Lake Lagunita barbecue pit, Stanford University.
Cappella Romana is a Northwest-based vocal ensemble that explores musical traditions of the Christian East and West, from the medieval to the contemporary. The ensemble will play Saturday, Feb. 2, at Stanford Memorial Church at 8 p.m., and will feature music composed for 8th and 9th-century celebrations of Holy Week in Jerusalem's Church of the Holy Sepulcher.
The quarterly meeting of the Mountain View Historical Association on Sunday, Feb. 3, features a community "show & tell," with attendees invited to bring an object of historical interest and share its story. 12:30-2 p.m. The Adobe Building, 157 Moffett Blvd., Mountain View. The earlier-than-usual start time is to accommodate the Superbowl's 3:30 p.m. kick-off.