Culture Connoisseur

1. New York Times 36 Hours Book $39.99, Anthropologie 704-442-9454

2. Faux Alligator Passport Cover $63, B.D. Jeffries 704-364-4004

3. Museum Gift Memberships $100 per individual; $170 per family, Discovery Place/Charlotte Nature Museum/ Discovery Place Kids, 704-372-6261

4. The Metropolitan Museum of Art Calendar $15.99, Paper Skyscraper 704-333-7130

5. Power2give Gift Card $25 and up, Arts & Science Council power2give.org

6. “Sister Act: A Divine Musical Comedy” Tickets Starting at $20 each, Blumenthal Performing Arts 704-372-6261

7. Alberto Giacometti Small Head Notecard $3.95, Bechtler Museum of Modern Art 704-353-9200

8. Alberto Giacometti: Myth, Magic, and the Man by Laurie Wilson, $45, Bechtler Museum of Modern Art

9. Alberto Giacometti by Angel Gonzalez, $45, Bechtler Museum of Modern Art