Wednesday, April 11
•Karaoke is offered at 8 p.m. at MoVino Wine Bar, 625 Chetco Ave., Brookings.; at 9:30 p.m. at 101 Bar and Grill, 98141 W. Benham Lane, Harbor; and at 9 p.m. at Turf Club, 900 Front St., Crescent City.
•An Open Mic Jam Session is offered at 7 p.m. at Shooters Billiards Bar, 1091 Highway 101 N. Crescent City.
•Gil Kirk performs vocals and piano from 6 to 9 p.m. at Sebastian’s Seafood Grill, 16011 Boat Basin Road, Harbor. He also performs from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursdays and 7 to 10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. For information, call 541-412-7977.
Thursday, April 12
•Frank Gustafson will be giving an oil painting demo and talking about his upcoming oil painting workshop during the monthly meeting of the Pelican Bay Arts Association at the Manley Art Center and Gallery, 433 Oak St., Brookings. The meeting will be at 11 a.m. followed by a potluck lunch. The demonstration begins at 12:30 p.m. For information, call 541-469-1807.
•Karaoke is offered at 9 p.m. at Shooters Billiards Bar, 1091 Highway 101 N. Crescent City; and at 9:30 p.m. at 101 Bar and Grill, 98141 W. Benham Lane, Harbor.
Friday, April 13
•Stagelights Musical Arts Community will have an open jam session at 7 p.m. at the Chetco Cove Yacht Club, 16333 Lower Harbor Road, Harbor. Sound equipment is available, but musicians are encouraged to bring their own. Non-musicians are welcome to be the audience. For information, call Gordon Later at 541-412-8099.
•The Chetco Pelican Players present “Annie Get Your Gun” at 7:30 p.m. at the Chetco Playhouse, 1240 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Additional shows will be at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 14, and 2 p.m. Sunday, April 15, as well as the following two weekends. Tickets are $15 for general admission and $6 for students, and are available at Chetco Pharmacy and Gifts and Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings and New Wave Video in Harbor. For more information, call 541-469-1857; for reservations, call 541-469-1877.
•Brookings-Harbor Community Theater presents Shakespeare’s “The Taming of the Shrew” at 7:30 p.m. at the Harbor Performing Arts Center in the Brookings-Harbor Shopping Center. Performances will also be at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 14, and 2 p.m. Sunday, April 15, as well as the following weekend. The show is not recommended for children. Tickets are $10 for general admission, $9 for seniors and $7 for students. Ticket outlets are Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings and New Wave Video in Harbor. For more information and reservations, call 541-469-4700 or 541-661-2473.
•Jerry Moffit performs on keyboard from 6 to 9 p.m. at Nautical Inn, 16850 Highway 101, Smith River.
•Gary Lowdon performs on saxophone from 6 to 9 p.m. at O’Holleran’s Restaurant and Lounge, 1210 Chetco Ave., Brookings. He also performs from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.
•Old Time Music Jam will be from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. Musicians of all ages are welcome. For information, call 541-469-6787.
•Karaoke is offered at 9 p.m. at Sea West Restaurant, 6655 Lake Earl Drive, Fort Dick; and 9 p.m. at Ship Ashore Resort, 12370 Highway 101, Smith River.
Saturday, April 14
•The Second Saturday Art Walk will take place from 4 to 7 p.m. at venues along Art Walk Alley, Oak Street and Chetco Avenue in Brookings. Live presentations are scheduled along with art exhibits.
•The Pistol River Concert Association presents Canadian singer and songwriter James Keelaghan at 8 p.m. at the Pistol River Friendship Hall, 24252 Carpenterville Road. Tickets are $15 each and are available at The Book Dock in Harbor, Wright's Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings, and Gold Beach Books. A $5 student discount or refund is available at the door. For ticket reservations or more information, call 541-247-2848 or visit www.pistolriver.com.
•“The Vagina Monologues,” a readers’ theater production by Eve Ensler, will be performed at 7 p.m. at the Elk Valley Rancheria community room, 2332 Howland Hill Road, Crescent City. Tickets are $10 and are available at Del Norte Office Supply in Crescent City, Main Street Fashion in Brookings, and at the door.
Sunday, April 15
•“The Silver Ring Thing” includes a live concert and a comedy production for teens about making the best choices. The event will be from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at Cornerstone Assembly of God, 1281 Douglas St., Crescent City. The event is free. All teens and parents are invited.
•Friends of Music presents pianist Alexander Tutunov in concert at 3 p.m. at Calvary Assembly of God, 518 Fir St., Brookings. Tickets are $15 for adults and free for children and students.
Tuesday, April 17
•The Third Tuesday Bluegrass and Traditional Country Jam will be from 6 to 8 p.m. at Chetco Music Company, 615 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Bluegrass and traditional country musicians are welcome to bring their acoustic instruments. For information, call Lauri Gordon at 503-709-6607.
Thursday, April 19
•Lucky 7 Casino presents "Comedy Night" at 8 p.m. April 19 in the Club 7 Sports Bar, 350 N. Indian Road, Smith River. The headliner will be Gabriel Rutledge, a past winner of the Seattle International Comedy Competition. The evening also features comedian Justin Haynes. Attendees must be 21 or older, and there is no cover charge.
•Brookings-Harbor Community Theater presents a benefit performance of Shakespeare’s “The Taming of the Shrew” at 6 p.m. at the Harbor Performing Arts Center in the Brookings-Harbor Shopping Center. The show benefits Brookings-Harbor Education Foundation. Hors d’oeuvres prepared by Chef Roger Gilbert will be served. Tickets are $20 and are available from foundation board members Patrick Chew, Ann Volz, Alisa Green, Patty McVay, Kathleen Spratt and Nancy Chew.
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•A Wild Bird and Backyard General Store, 1109 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Marianne Werner, photography. For information, call 541-412-9453.
•Art Walk Alley Antiques, 519 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Tony Farcello, stained glass. For information, call 541-469-4466.
•Brian Scott Gallery, 515 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Jewels by Jewell. Also the works of Pete Chasar, Lorraine Filippone, Kathleen Kresa, Christina Olsen, Horst Wolf, Elio Camacho, Randall Tillery, Dale Wells, Donna Goss, Manuel Lopez, Nancy Tuttle, Jane Opiat and Dan Sawyer. For information, call 541-412-8687.
•Brookings City Hall, 898 Elk Drive, Brookings: Photography by Dennis Knauert.
•Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings: Bonnie Loewen, acrylics. For information, call 541-469-6822.
•Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings: Gallery – “Chasing Challenges in Paint” with artist Audi Stanton; Showcase – Display from the Curry County Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) and the Oregon Department of Human Services. For information, call 541-469-7738.
•College of the Redwoods, Del Norte, 883 W. Washington Blvd., Crescent City: A display by 41 students from Sara Broderick’s art classes. For information, call 707-465-2330.
•Crescent Harbor Gallery, 140 Marine Way, Crescent City: Buzz Stewart. For information, call 707-464-9133.
•Del Norte County Courthouse, 450 H St., Crescent City: “California Coast Beauty,” paintings by Crescent City artist by Pauline Holmes. For information, call DNACA at 707-464-1336.
•Del Norte County Library, 190 Price Mall, Crescent City: Paintings by Nancy Chernak and Muriel Northrip. For information, call 707-464-9793.
•Dottie’s Corner, 703 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Joyce Costille, handmade fairies with clothing made from vintage material.
•Dr. William McDougall’s office, 648 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Sandy Bonney, pastels.
•Evermore Gallery, 330 H St., Crescent City: The works of 20 local artists and crafters. For information, call 707-465-6000.
•Feather Your Nest, 703 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Tammy Tanner, metalsmith and jewelry designer, and stained and fused glass works by C&C Art Glass Studio. For information, call 541-469-4300.
•Hawthorne Gallery, 518 Jefferson St., Port Orford: Danny White, glass sculptures. For information, call 541-366-2266.
•Manley Art Center and Gallery, 433 Oak St., Brookings: The watercolors of Diane Price. The gallery theme is “Small Things.” Panel displays include the works of Curtis Wohlgemuth, Bette Sherbourne, Yvonne Peterson, Sharon Guinn, Philip Wadsworth, Christina Olsen and Sheryl Griffin. Also on display is the work of the fiber arts group. For information, call 541-469-1807.
•Salon Dolce, 509 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Claudia Mach, various media. For information, call 541-661-3825.
•Signatures Gallery and JTo Prints, 515 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Master pastelist Albert Handell. Also the works of Thomas Sheets, Sandy Bonney, Drew Struzan, Jan Kunz, Karon Walstad, and Duncan Regehr. For information, call 541-469-1085.
•The Gallery of Arts and Culture, 175 H St., Crescent City: Several art mediums by a variety of artists. For information, call 707-464-4745.
•Wright’s Custom Frame Shop, 810 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Dusanka Kralj. Also on display are the works of Pat Brewer, Warren Dowler, Vi Burton, Steve Tadin, Mike Tompkins, Gary Vickerman, Gwen Childs, Len Burton, Dale Wells, Sara Broderick, Sharon Guinn, Gordon Marsters, Wayne Bricco and Jane Opiat. For information, call 541-469-7900.
•Singing telegrams by Georgia Blank are being offered to lift spirits at no charge. The telegrams include old hymns. To schedule a singing telegram, call 541-469-5625.