Groove is in the heart.
New Paintings by Stella Hultberg and Andrew Hem
What: Two solo shows featuring the mythological scenes and haunting young women of Andrew Hem and Stella Hultberg’s art nouveau sylphs.
Why: Girls will be more than girls.
When: Thru Mar. 7. Opening reception, Fri., 6-9 p.m.
Where: Roq la Rue Gallery, 2312 Second Ave. (206-374-8977).
What: Relive your awkward period courtesy of Sam Baker and her traveling underpants.
Why: They are so perky.
When: Thurs.-Sun., 7 & 9:30 p.m.
Where: Central Cinema, 1411 21st Ave. (206-686-6684).
Urbane Restaurant Opens
What: Hyatt at Olive 8’s swanky oasis opens its doors with tasty Northwest offerings and a sleek city aesthetic.
Why: Lamb osso bucco, Alaskan black cod hot pot, and steelhead with butternut squash.
When: Opens Sun. Daily, 6:30 a.m.-10 p.m.; bar, 10 a.m.-close.
Where: 1635 Eighth Ave. (206-676-4600).
Heart and Soul Party
What: Indulge in delicious soul food (lobster gratin, Roscoe’s-style fried chicken and waffles) from Tom Douglas and soul music courtesy of KEXP’s DJ Chilly amid Palace Ballroom’s swanky dance floor.
Why: Party hearty.
When: Sat., 7 p.m.-midnight.
Where: 2100 Fifth Ave. Reservations required to 206-448-2001.
Zovo Lingerie’s Dress for Success Drive
What: Take in a new or lightly used bra to donate to Dress for Success and receive 15 percent off your purchase (two or more get 20 percent off), plus the store will donate a new pair of panties for every $50 spent.
Why: Join the panty aid.
When: Thru Feb. 15.
Where: 4612 26th Ave. NE, University Village (206-525-9686).