The Unitarian Universalist Society of River Falls will host a unique afternoon concert of music and poetry on Sunday, Feb. 24 at 2 p.m. featuring Fendrick and Peck, the duo hailed as "the future of folk music," and internationally known River Falls poet, Thomas R. Smith. Their

program "Roving on a Winter Night" invokes the season's pleasures both inward and outward.

Wisconsin natives Madeline Fendrick and Brian Peck have performed at numerous venues in the U.S. and are currently on tour in Minnesota and Wisconsin. They will tour Germany in March. Song samples are available at Expect to hear

songs from their new CD, "Make Your Way Out, Make Your Way In."

Smith is the author of eight poetry collections, and editor of four books about poets and poetry. He'll be giving special attention to his newly published "Windy Day at Kabekona: New and Selected Prose Poems." (White Pine Press). He posts poems and blogs at

The UU Society of River Falls is located at N8101 Highway 65. Suggested donation is $15. For more information, call 715-425-5115.