Crescent City Art Walk
The summertime Crescent City Art Walk will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, June 29, in the downtown and harbor areas.
About 18 venues will be participating with artwork on display, refreshments and in some cases entertainment.
For more information, call Eileen Evermore at 465-6000.
Art Program starts today
A free Summer Recycled Art Program will begin at 3 p.m. today at the Del Norte County Library.
Sponsored by Recology Del Norte and Julindra Recycling, the
suggested age range for this program is 8andndash;13. The program will then
continue every other Thursday (July 5 and 19 and Aug. 2 and 16).
For more information, call the library at 464-9793.
Gallery exhibit opens Tuesday
"The Carmel Collection," depicting the architecture and scenic
beauty of the Monterey Peninsula and Big Sur, opens Tuesday at High
Ground Gallery in Crescent City Harbor.
Artist Laura Wiens will display more than 20 of her pieces for the
exhibit, which will also be part of the Crescent City Art Walk on
Friday, June 29, from 4 to 7 p.m. She grew up in Carmel and has
displayed her work in galleries there since 2007.
She is also teaching beginning oil painting classes for adults and
children at the gallery, 140-A Marine Way. It is open 1andndash;5 p.m. Tuesday
through Friday, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Call 719-494-9216 for
LRT melodrama opens
Lighthouse Repertory Theatre's summer melodrama, "Return, Back to
the Melodrama, The Trilogy or The End of Time, Travel in 3.5D," written
and directed by Randy Mulinex, will have its opening performance at 6:30
p.m. Wednesday at United Methodist Church, 664 H St.
Additional 6:30 p.m. performances will be held June 28-30 and July
5andndash;7. There will also be a special 3 p.m. show July 4. Tickets cost $6 at
the door. For more information, call 465-4730.
LRT needs volunteers to help with taking tickets, selling snacks
and cleaning up after the shows. Those interested in helping - and who
can arrive about an hour before the performance or stay afterwards andndash;
should call Jenny Young at (707) 954-8773.
Activities at Harbor Gallery
Crescent Harbor Gallery's artist of the month for June is Kathy
Huxley, an oil painter from Brookings. A sampling of her work is
currently on display, along with pieces by other gallery members.
Gasquet artist Rick Bennett will give a watercolor demonstration
beginning at noon next Thursday, June 28, preceded by a potluck. Bennett
has worked in Del Norte County for well over half a century, and during
that time taught art and art history to hundreds of high school and
"Creative Mondays" are currently being held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
each Monday. For more information, visit 140 Marine Way, or call
'Boarding House' opens Friday
Brookings Harbor Community Theater's production of "The
Boardinghouse," opens Friday in the Harbor Performing Arts Center and
runs for two weekends.
Friday and Saturday shows begin at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday matinees at
2 p.m. Tickets cost $10 general admission, $9 for seniors, $7 for
students and are available at Wright's Custom Framing in Brookings and
New Wave Video in Harbor.
For reservations or information, call (541) 469-4700 or (541) 661-2473.
Exhibit up at courthouse
The Art in Public Places exhibit up in the Del Norte County
Courthouse is a solo show of paintings by Crescent City artist Philip
Titled "Abstracts and Landscapes," the show consists of nine
large works in oil and will hang through July 5. For more information,
contact 464-1336 or firstname.lastname@example.org.