Triplicate Staff

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

more information.

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

college students.

"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