Triplicate Staff

Art demo today at gallerySara Broderick will give a free oil painting demonstration at noon today at Crescent Harbor Gallery, preceded by a potluck. Broderick, who teaches art classes at both College of the Redwoods, Del Norte, and Southwestern Oregon Community College and holds "drop-in Fridays" at Wright's Custom Framing in Brookings, works in several media, including watercolor, oil, pastel and ceramics.

The gallery's artist of the month for July is Crescent City artist Pauline Holmes, who in addition to being a painter, mainly in acrylic, wears other hats as well - as a psychologist, radio broadcaster and a writer. A sampling of her work is currently on display, along with pieces by other gallery members.

"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 464-9133.

Senior show entry forms dueEntry forms and fees for those entering DNACA's "Celebrating the Creative Arts of Older Americans" juried exhibit at the Del Norte County Fair are due Friday. The show is open to artists 60 years of age and older and will be on display in the floral building all four days of the fair, Aug. 2andndash;5.

The day to turn in the artwork itself is Tuesday, July 31, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the floral building at the fairgrounds. For a copy of the prospectus, contact 464-1336 or; copies can also be picked up at the fairgrounds office and Crescent Harbor Gallery.

Dale Morgan at Enoteca on Fri.On Friday, local guitarist Dale Morgan will be joining bluesman Milan Reynolds on stage at Tomasini's Enoteca, 960 3rd St.

The music starts at 7 p.m. and there is no cover charge. For more information, call 464-2909.

Bellamy Brothers perform SaturdayLucky 7 Casino presents the Bellamy Brothers in concert at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday in the Tolowa Event Center.

Tickets are on sale for $29 each, with a Players Card. For more information, call 487-7777.

Art exhibit at courthouseThe Art in Public Places exhibit currently up in the Del Norte County Courthouse is a solo show by Gasquet photographer Larry Depee.

Titled "Illusions II," the exhibit features 16 works, 14 of which are in color, and hangs through Aug. 30. For more information, contact 464-1336 or

'Clankers' continues in BrookingsThe Chetco Pelican Players' production of "Clankers," featuring pirates, drama and comedy, continues at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Chetco Playhouse in Brookings. There is also a Sunday matinee at 2 p.m.

Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for students. For more information, call (541) 469-1857 or visit

Recycled Art Program continuesA free Summer Recycled Art Program is under way at the Del Norte County Library. Sponsored by Recology Del Norte and Julindra Recycling, the suggested age range for this program is 8-13.

The program continues at 3-5 p.m. Aug. 2, and is being held every other Thursday through Aug. 30. For more information, call the library at 464-9793.

Aug. 8 deadline for writersWednesday, Aug. 8, is the deadline to turn in a manuscript to be critiqued at the North Coast Redwoods Writers' Conference, which is coming up Sept. 21-22 at the College of the Redwoods, Del Norte.

For more information about submitting a manuscript of up to 10 pages, formatted with one-inch margins and double-spaced using Times or Times New Roman font, visit online. Or to receive a brochure that includes submission guidelines and a complete schedule of the conference, call 707-465-2300.

Art Scene items should be sent to the Del Norte Association for Cultural Awareness (DNACA) at P.O. Box 1480, Crescent City, CA 95531 or e-mailed to They can also be sent directly to the Triplicate at For more information, call 464-1336.