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Celebrate Mom with these great events: DENISE THIMES AND FRIENDS The jazz vocalist performs her 13th annual Mother’s Day Concert at 5:30 p.m. May 10 at The Sheldon. A dinner buffet is available from 3 to 5 p.m. in the Spiering Room for an additional $35. $20 to $40 for the concert; 534-1111 or metrotix.com. ‘WRITING THE WOMEN’S WAY: A MOTHER’S DAY CELEBRATION OF CREATIVITY’ Kim Anderson, co-author of ‘Writing the Women’s Way: A Creative Workbook Honoring the Feminine Frame of Mind,’ facilitates a writing workshop May 9 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at The Heights for mothers, daughters, sisters and friends. $45 includes a light lunch; register early at writingthewomensway.com. MOTHER’S DAY WEEKEND ‘AMERICAN FOLK’ CONCERT The St. Louis Women’s Chorale celebrates the roles women have played in the evolution of folk music and explores the genre’s beginnings in Appalachia and the Deep South. May 9 and 10 at Union Avenue Christian Church. $15 to $20; 768-0949 or stlwomenschorale.com. MOTHERS ARE SPECIAL The Magic House admits mothers free of charge from 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. May 10, and activities include Mother’s Day keepsake-making. $8.50 ages 1 and up; 822-8900 or magichouse.org.