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Del Norte County

Art in Public Places

The Del Norte Association for Cultural Awareness’ Art in Public Places exhibit in the Del Norte Superior Court at 450 H St in Crescent City is a collection from artist Pauline Holmes entitled “Local Scenes Plus a Llama.” The exhibit will be available for viewing through April 23. The courthouse is open from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays except for state holidays. DNACA’s Art in Public Places exhibit on the mezzanine of the CEC airport at 1650 Dale Rupert Rd is an exhibition of works by Pauline Lodolini entitled “Art Inspired from Animals and Traveling”. This show will be available for viewing through June 18. The airport terminal’s regular hours are 6:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m. weekdays, 6-10 a.m. and 5-8 p.m. Saturdays, and 6 a.m.-2 p.m. and 5-8 p.m. Sundays. For more information, contact DNACA at 707-464-1336 or

Arts for Veterans Drum Circle

Due to concerns over COVID-19 Virus and the California Department of Public Health guidelines for public gatherings for the remainder of March, Del Norte Association for Cultural Awareness (DNACA) Drum Circle with teaching artist Mombo Hernandez on Saturday, March 21, has been canceled. DNACA hopes to reschedule this activity for a future date. For more information, email

Arts for Veterans Guitar Lessons

Del Norte Association for Cultural Awareness (DNACA) presents a course of Guitar Workshops with teaching artist Dale Morgan, Tuesdays, April 7-June 9, in the Fireside Room at the Veterans Memorial Hall, 810 H St., Crescent City. “Beginning" class takes place from 5-6 p.m. “Beyond Beginning" class takes place from 6:15-7:15 p.m. All workshops are free-of-charge to Veterans, Active Military, and their family members. Families are eligible whether or not the Veteran participates. Registration is required. To register or for more information, call DNACA at 707-464-1336, or email

DNACA Volunteer Mixer

Due to concerns over COVID-19 Virus and the California Department of Public Health guidelines for public gatherings for the remainder of March, Del Norte Association for Cultural Awareness (DNACA) has canceled their mixer on Thursday, March 19. If you are interested in learning more about this non-profit, and find out how you might be able to help DNACA’s mission to provide support and excitement for all the creative arts in our County, visit, or email

California Redwoods Art Association

In light of the recent California Department of Public Health mandates, the California Redwoods Art Association is closing the Gallery and canceling classes and events for the remainder of March. They will keep the public apprised about reopening as the information warrants. For more information, call 707-460-1414.

Coast Redwoods Art Association 

Coast Redwoods Art Association’s Crescent Harbor Art Gallery, located at 140 Marine Way in Crescent City, is open 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and Noon-4 p.m. on Sunday. The Artist of the Month is Bettie Belitz, who has created art works in clay, watercolor, pen and ink, acrylics, and oils. The Del Norte County Library at 190 Price Mall is also displaying work by Eva-Marie Tanner-Klaas through May. For more information, call 707-464-9133.

Coloring Book

DNACA’s first coloring book “Colorful Critters of Del Norte County” is a great gift for any special occasion! This book is hand drawn by local artist Rosemary Garcia, highlighting the “wild side” of Del Norte County with colorful critters. The coloring book includes captions in English, Tolowa, and Yurok, and at the end of the book are interesting facts about each of the 17 featured creatures. “Colorful Critters of Del Norte County” is available at these local outlets: Chamber of Commerce Visitors’ Center at 1001 Front St., Crescent Harbor Gallery at 140 Marine Way, Del Norte Office Supply at 240 I St., the Mail Room at 900 Northcrest Dr., and the Yurok Country Visitor Center at 101 Klamath Blvd. in Klamath. For more information, contact DNACA at 707-464-1336 or

Found Agate Theatre Presents Autobahn by Neil LaBute

The play will go on! This is the last weekend to see the play Autobahn by Neil LaBute. It plays at Pacific Northwest Physical Therapy (please use back entrance) March 13-15. Friday and Saturday shows begin at 7:30 p.m., Sunday matinee begins at 2 p.m. Tickets are available at Del Norte Office Supply and at the door. The play is composed of six scenes that tell stories of relationships between people in cars. There are significant adult themes and language, and the stories range from hilarious to dark and challenging. Directed by Howard Patterson and Ruth Rhodes.

Gallery of Arts and Culture 

The Gallery of Arts and Culture at 175 H St features artists Ronald Kusina, Michael Tompkins, Daniel Desmond, Marianne Strehler, Nan Marie Wineinger, Michael Jackson, Rive Nestor, John Hewitt, David LaBrier, Stephen Sable, Laura Wiens, W. Allan Armstrong, Richard “Dickie” Dabbs, and many other favorites. The Gallery is open 11 a.m-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. For more information, call 707-464-4745. 

Music in the Redwoods 

Music in the Redwoods, presented by the Del Norte-Curry Community Concert Association, is celebrating 70 years of bringing quality live entertainment to our community. Their final concert of this season is Duo Aliada at 7 p.m. on Friday, April 17. All concerts take place at Crescent Elk Auditorium at 994 G St. in Crescent City. individual tickets are $20 per adult, and children under 18 receive free admission. For more information, call 707-951-3102 or visit

Wild Rivers Symphony Spring Concert Series

The Wild Rivers Symphony presents their Spring Concert Series over the weekend of April 4-6. This concert series will feature festive classical music with an Americana theme, including: “An American in Paris Suite” by George Gershwin; “American Salute” (based on When Johnny Comes Marching Home) by Morton Gould; “The Cowboys” by John Williams; “Violin Concerto in A Minor Op. 3 No. 6” by Antonio Vivaldi, Featuring the winners of the first annual Youth Solo Competition, Andre Pamplona da Silva and Karolina Kimbrough; “An American Elegy” Frank Ticheli; and “Fanfare for the Common Man” and “Hoedown” by Aaron Copland. The concert schedule is: Saturday April 4, at 7 pm, Curry Public Library Learning Center, 94341 3rd St., Gold Beach; Sunday April 5 at 3 p.m., Elk Valley Rancheria, 2332 Howland Hill Rd., Crescent City; and Monday April 6 at 7 pm, Trinity Lutheran Church, 1200 Easy St., Brookings. Tickets are $12 at the door, Students K-12 are free. Advance Purchase tickets are $10, and available at Gold Beach Books, Del Norte Office Supply, Wright’s Custom Framing (Brookings), and online at

Curry County

Azalea Festival Art Show 2020

The Azalea Festival Art Show sponsored by Pelican Bay Arts Association, will be held May 23-27, at the Brookings-Harbor High School Gym. Applications are available at Manley Art Center, Wright’s Custom Framing, and Crescent Harbor Gallery. A PDF version is available online at or Please see application for specific details. An in-person registration will be held at the Manley Arts Center April 24 and 25, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Deadline for all entries April 25 at 4 p.m. Prize money will be awarded. Thanks to our award donors, Wright’s Custom Framing, Linda and Robert Beaudry, and donation in memory of Pat Stewart. For more information, call 541-469-1807or email

Brian Scott Gallery 

Brian Scott Gallery, located at 515 Chetco Ave. in Brookings, hosts their “Winter Warmer Art Event” Saturday, March 14 from 4-6 p.m. Painter and sculptor Linda Ross is the Gallery’s Artist of the Month and will be featured at this event. Music will be provided by Lon Goddard and refreshments will be served. For more information, call 541-412-8687.

Brian Scott Gallery

Brian Scott Gallery, located at 515 Chetco Ave. in Brookings, showcases more than 25 artists. Their artist for the month of March is Linda Ross, featuring her ceramics and abstract art. The Gallery also invites you to network while enjoying coffee, tea, and an ocean view on their patio in the Snug Studio for Brown Bag Thursdays, from 11:30 a.m.- 1:30 p.m. each week with live music: March 19, Lon Goddard. Thursdays at 12:30 p.m. artist and author Pete Chasar gives a talk about all things art. The patio is open during regular Gallery hours, 11 a.m.- 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. For more information, call 541-412-8687.

Ellensburg Theater Company Membership Gala

Ellensburg Theater Company is hosting their annual Membership Gala, Saturday March 14, at 6:30 p.m. This event will feature food, a no-host bar, and live entertainment. The event is free to members. If you are not a member, you are welcome to join at the door, and then enjoy the festivities! The Gala will be held at The Rogue Playhouse, 94916 Moore St., Gold Beach. For more information visit

Fog and Fine Art Gallery

Located in Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supply at 810 Chetco Ave in Brookings, the Fog and Fine Art Gallery displays many local artists showing a variety of media including jewelry, pottery, painting, and more. The Gallery also has a dedicated classroom that inspires new and seasoned artists with workshops. The Gallery is open from 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. For more information on class listings, painting demonstrations, and featured artists, call 541-469-7900 or visit them on Facebook @WrightsCustomFraming. 

Friends of Music

Brookings Harbor Friends of Music continues their 35th season with the Jasper String Quartet, with violin, cello, and viola on Sunday, March 15; Rastrelli Cello Quartet, between-the-genres Russian ensemble on Sunday, April 5; and Mayuko Kamio, returning favorite virtuoso violinist on Sunday, April 26. Tickets are available for purchase at Wright’s Custom Framing at 810 Chetco Ave. in Brookings. Tickets are $20 per event and children 18 and under receive free admission. The season concludes on May 17 with their annual, free-of-charge scholarship concert with Alexander Tutanov, professor of piano at Southern Oregon University, and will feature students selected as scholarship recipients. All performances take place at 3 p.m. at the Seventh Day Adventist Church, 102 Park Ave. in Brookings. For more information, call 541-469-7625 or visit

Manley Art Center and Gallery

The Manley Art Center and Gallery at 433 Oak St. in Brookings is open 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Children of all ages are invited to the Center on Saturdays to see work created by member artists and to work in the classroom. For more information, call 541-469-1807 or visit

Oregon Oldtime Fiddlers “Brookings Jamboree”

Due to concerns over COVID-19 Virus and the Oregon Health Authority  guidelines for public gatherings the Oregon Oldtime Fiddlers annual “Brookings Jamboree” has been canceled. For more Information, call Kriss at 541-260-6756 or Dawn at 541-347-4561.

For community arts calendar listings, please visit For inclusion in Arts Scene listings, items should be sent to the Del Norte Association for Cultural Awareness (DNACA) at by Tuesday of each week.


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