Art in Public Places

The Del Norte Association for Cultural Awareness’ Art in Public Places exhibit is our 27th Annual Juried Multimedia Show.

This exhibit will be on display through Jan. 17 when we will host a public reception honoring the artists 5 p.m.-6 p.m. DNACA’s Art in Public Places exhibits are available for viewing in the Del Norte County Courthouse, 450 H St., Crescent City. The courthouse is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays except for state holidays.

There will soon be an Art in Public Places exhibit in the new terminal of CEC airport, 150 Dale Rupert Road. For more information, call DNACA at 707-464-1336.

Crescent Harbor Gallery

Coast Redwoods Art Association’s Crescent Harbor Gallery, 140 Marine Way, will display work by their November Artist of the Month, Eva Marie Tanner Klaas, with a collection of her paintings.

The gallery will host a Holiday Open House 2 p.m.-6 p.m. Dec. 8 featuring member artists, hors d’oeuvres, and desserts.

Saturdays at the gallery include a papier maché program 1 p.m.-3 p.m. Mondays from 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. offers a space and good company for artists and crafters. For more information, call 707-464-9133.

Wild Rivers Symphony

Wild Rivers Symphony (formerly known as Curry-Del Norte Orchestra) announces their winter concert, which will feature festive classical music.

The orchestra is comprised of more than 50 musicians in our community and directed by Daniel Sedgwick. The concerts will take place 7 p.m. Dec. 8 at the Curry Public Library Learning Center, 94341 3rd St., Gold Beach; 3 p.m. Dec. 9 at the Trinity Lutheran Church, 1200 Easy St., Brookings; and 7 p.m. Dec. 10 at Mary Peacock School, 1720 Arlington Dr., Crescent City.

Tickets are $12 at the door and students K-12 receive free admission. Advance tickets are $10 and may be purchased at Gold Beach Books, 29707 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach; Del Norte Office Supply, 240 I St., Crescent City; Wright’s Custom Framing, 810 Chetco Ave., Brookings; or on their website at

For more information, email them at .

North Coast Chorale

Fresh from their tour of Europe, singing in many enviable venues including the Vatican, the North Coast Chorale presents their annual Winter Concert 7 p.m. Dec. 4-5 at Crescent Elk Auditorium, 994 G St., Crescent City.

California Redwoods Art Association

California Redwoods Art Association’s 2nd St Gallery, 1228 2nd St., Crescent City, will exhibit a collection of multimedia artwork from November’s Artist of the Month Cynthia Swain.

The gallery is also displaying members’ collections throughout the community, including: the Del Norte County Library, Sutter Coast Hospital and their Infusion Center, and Wild Rivers Community Foundation.

Every Wednesday noon-2 p.m. local artist Carol Long teaches oil painting class and 2 p.m.-3 p.m. Jenny Rosa teaches ukulele at the gallery.

Registration is required for all classes. They will host the next Second Sunday Hootenanny Singalong 2 p.m.-4 p.m. on Dec. 9. They invite the public to their Holiday Open House 2 p.m.-6 p.m. Dec. 9, including the Second Sunday Hootenanny Singalong, refreshments, and a raffle. Become a member of the gallery and spend Saturday painting and networking 1 p.m.-3 p.m. For more information, call 707-460-1414.

Poetry Out Loud

The Del Norte Association for Cultural Awareness and Del Norte High School invite the public to the first Del Norte High School-Wide Poetry Out Loud Competition 6 p.m. Dec. 12 in the Del Norte High Library, 1301 El Dorado St., Crescent City.

Poetry Out Loud is a national recitation contest created by the National Endowment for the Arts and the Poetry Foundation, giving participating students the opportunity to receive scholarships and recognition for their work. DNACA and this program are funded, in part, by the California Arts Council, a state agency. Visit to learn more. For more information about the competition, contact DNACA at 707-464-1336 or .

Brian Scott Gallery

Brian Scott Gallery, 515 Chetco Ave., Brookings, is now featuring the newest artist in the gallery, Mike Noonan, with his intarsia wood carvings of birds and a lighthouse.

Brian Gibbons is the Artist of the Month for November. All 28 artist members are also on display.

The gallery invites you to network while enjoying coffee, tea, and an ocean view on their patio for Brown Bag Thursday 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. each week. For more information, call 541-412-8687.

Gallery of Arts and Culture

The Gallery of Arts and Culture, 175 H St., Crescent City, is featuring the art of Linda “Elesiya” Evans with her exquisite pastel paintings.

Evans has an extensive background in makeup arts, oil, and pastels, winning many local and state competitions. The Gallery is open 11 a.m-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. For more information, call 707-464-4745.

Manley Art Center and Gallery

The Manley Art Center and Gallery, 433 Oak St., Brookings, will display “The Collectors’ Show” through Dec. 1, showcasing a beautiful and fascinating array of various art displayed by local collectors to encourage the collection of art, fine, primitive, and everything in-between. The Gallery is open 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Children of all ages are invited to the Center 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays to see work created by member artists and work in the classroom.