Saturday, May 11
The Act!vated Story Theatre will perform at 2 p.m. at the Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. The event is free and open to the public. A pre-show workshop for children 6 and older will begin at 1:30. To enroll children, call Dori Blodgett at 541-469-7738.
The 107th Second Saturday Art Walk will be from 4 to 7 p.m. at venues within walking distance of Chetco Avenue, Oak Street and Art Walk Alley. Special events, music and art will be highlighted.
The Pistol River Concert Association presents Tracy Grammer at 8 p.m. at the Pistol River Friendship Hall, 24252 Carpenterville Road, Pistol River. Admission is $15. Tickets are available at Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings and Gold Beach Books in Gold Beach.
Jurassic Country performs from 6 to 9 p.m. at Ship Ashore Resort, 12370 Highway 101, Smith River.
Monday, May 13
“Creative Mondays” take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Crescent Harbor Gallery, 140 Marine Way, Crescent City. Attendees may come for only part of the day if wished; a 3 p.m. critique is encouraged. This is not limited to painters, but for any artwork a person wants to work on. For more information, call 707-464-9133.
Tuesday, May 14
Audi Stanton will teach an acrylic painting workshop from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Class size limited. Call 541-412-7948 for more information and to register.
Friday, May 17
Cornerstone Bible Institute in South Dakota will perform handbells and sing during a concert at 7 p.m. at First Baptist Community Church, 607 Pacific Ave., Brookings.
Brookings Harbor Community Theater presents “Beauty and the Beast” 7:30 p.m. at the Harbor Performing Arts Center, 97900 Shopping Center Ave. Performances will also be at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 18, and 2 p.m. Sunday, May 19, as well as the following two weekends. Tickets are $10 for adults, $9 for seniors and $7 for students and children. Tickets maybe purchased at Wright’s Custom Framing and Arts Supplies in Brookings, New Wave Video in Harbor and at the door. For information and reservations, call 541-469-4700.
Saturday, May 18
America’s Wild Rivers Coast Wine, Art and Music Festival will be from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Event Center on the Beach, 29392 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach. Admission is $10. The event will also be from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, May 19.
Eugene biologist Tom Titus will discuss and sign copies of his new book, “Blackberries in July: A Forager’s Field Guide to Inner Peace,” at 1 p.m. at Gold Beach Books, 29707 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach. Seating for the free event is limited, so patrons are advised to arrive early. Those unable to attend may pre-order signed copies by calling the bookstore at 541-247-2495.
Sunday, May 19
Friends of Music presents Eugene Brancoeanu and Marie Plette in concert at 3 p.m. at Brookings Seventh-day Adventist Church, 102 Park Ave. Tickets are $20 for general and free for students and are available at Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings, The Book Dock in Harbor and at the door.
Friday, May 24
Sequoyah Oregon will perform at 7 p.m. at Vista Pub, 1009 Chetco Ave., Brookings.
Manley Art Center and Gallery, 433 Oak St., Brookings: Featured artist: Claudia Mach. The gallery theme is “Earth’s Four Elements.” Classroom panels include the works of Jewell Johnson, Christina Olsen, Audi Stanton, Frank Gustafson, Donald Christiano, Jane Turner and the Mudslingers. For information, call 541-469-1807.
Del Norte County Courthouse, 450 H St., Crescent City: “Natural Selections,” a one-person show by Rosemary Garcia featuring 12 wildlife artworks in acrylics on plywood. For information, call DNACA at 707-464-1336.
Singing telegrams by Georgia Blank, who specializes in old hymns, are being offered to lift spirits at no charge. To schedule a singing telegram, call 541-469-5625.
Pelican Bay Arts Association offers an art rental program for businesses with empty wall space. For more information about the program, call the Manley Art Center and Gallery at 541-469-1807.
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