Wednesday, Dec. 5

Song Writers at Play is from 3 to 5 p.m. at Rivers End Sport Bar, 16261 Highway 101, Harbor. To sign up to play, call 707-218-0183.

Mudslingers clay group meets from 1:30 to 5 p.m. at Manley Art Center, 433 Oak St., Brookings. The group also meets on Saturdays. All levels of pottery skills are welcome. For more information, call 541-469-1807 or visit www.pelicanbayartsassociation.org.

Lon Goddard performs from 6 to 8 p.m. at Khun Thai restaurant, 925 Chetco Ave., Brookings.

Thursday, Dec. 6

Brown Bag Thursday takes place from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at The Snug Studio in the upper level of Brian Scott Gallery, 515 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Bring a lunch and enjoy art with music by Simplysusanified with Gill Murray . From 12:30 to 1, Pete Chasar entertains with his talks about all things art. For more information, call 541-412-8687.

Jazz with Jerry performs at 7 p.m. at Vista Pub, 1009 Chetco Ave., Brookings. For more information, call 541-813-1638.

Life drawing sessions with a model are from 2:30 to 4 p.m. at Manley Art Center, 433 Oak St., Brookings. All levels of drawing skills are welcome. For more information, call 541-469-1807 or visit www.pelicanbayartsassociation.org.

Strictly Watercolor drop-in classes are from 1 to 4 p.m. at Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies, 810 Chetco Ave., Brookings. The cost is $15 per session.

Friday, Dec. 7

Chetco Photographers Association meets at 10 a.m. at Manley Art Center and Gallery, 433 Oak St., Brookings. Anyone interested in photography is welcome to attend.

The Smith River Alliance will hold a plein aire painters reception from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the Gallery of Arts and Culture, 175 H St., Crescent City.

Ellensburg Theater Company presents “What Could Go Wrong” and “Old Fashioned Christmas,” two one-act comedies, at 7 p.m. at the Rogue Playhouse, 94196 Moore St., Gold Beach. Additional shows are at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 9, as well as the following weekend. For ticket information, call 541-247-4382.

Chetco Pelican Players presents “A Christmas Cactus” at 7:30 p.m. at the Chetco Playhouse, 1240 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Additional shows are at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 9, as well as the following weekend. Tickets are $12 for adults and $6 for children and available at Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings, New Wave Video in Harbor or at the door. For reservations, call 541-661-4237.

Brookings-Harbor Community Theater presents “A Christmas Carol” at 7 p.m. at the new Performing Arts Center, 15542 U.S. 101, Harbor. Additional shows are at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 9, as well as the following weekend. Tickets are $12 for teens and adults, $10 for seniors and $7 for children 12 and younger, and available at New Wave Video in Harbor, Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings and at the door. For reservations and more information, call For more information call 541-661-0763, or send email to bhctheater@gmail.com .

Gary Lowdon performs on saxophone at 6 p.m. at O’Holleran’s Steakhouse and Lounge, 1210 Chetco Ave., Brookings. He also performs at 6 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.

Steve Harrington performs from 6 to 8 p.m. at Khun Thai restaurant, 925 Chetco Ave., Brookings.

Instructor Sara Broderick teaches all drawing and painting mediums from 1 to 4 p.m. at Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies, 810 Chetco Ave., Brookings. No prior registration or commitment required, just drop in anytime. The cost is $12 each session. For more information, call 541-469-7625.

The fiber arts group meets from 1 to 3:30 p.m. at Manley Art Center, 433 Oak St., Brookings. For information, call 541-813-1130.

Fortunes Folly, an alternative rock band from Eugene, performs at 9 p.m. at Oxenfré Public House, 631 Chetco Ave., Brookings. The two-night concert series continues at 9 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8. For more information, call 541-813-1985.

Saturday, Dec. 8

Pelican Bay Arts Association welcomes children accompanied by an adult to view art from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Manley Art Center, 433 Oak St., Brookings.

Lighthouse Repertory Theater celebrates its 40th anniversary with an “Entertaining the Troops” USO Show at 7 p.m. at the VFW Hall, 810 H St., Brookings. Tickets are $35 or general admission and $30 for veterans. Tickets are available at Del Norte Office Supply in Crescent City. For more information, contact Becky Wood at 707-218-6077 or woodx8@yahoo.com .

Wild Rivers Symphony presents its Christmas Fantasy concert is at 7 p.m. at Curry Public Library, 94341 Third St., Gold Beach. Tickets are $10 and available at Gold Beach Books in Gold Beach, Del Norte Office Supply in Crescent City and Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings. Tickets are $12 at the door.

Sunday, Dec. 9

Tiger Lily performs from noon to 2 p.m. at Catalyst Seafood Restaurant and Lounge, 16273 Lower Harbor Road, Harbor. For more information, call 541-813-2422.

An Inter-Faith Christmas Concert is at 7 p.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 770 Elk Drive, Brookings. Singers are from several churches. Admission is free.

Wild Rivers Symphony presents its Christmas Fantasy concert is at 3 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1200 Easy St., Brookings. Tickets are $10 and available at Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings, Gold Beach Books in Gold Beach and Del Norte Office Supply in Crescent City. Tickets are $12 at the door.

Monday, Dec. 10

Creative Mondays takes 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 desired; a 3 p.m. critique is encouraged. This is not limited to painters, but for any art a person wants to work on. For more information, call 707-464-9133.

Wild Rivers Symphony presents its Christmas Fantasy concert is at 3 p.m. at Mary Peacock Elementary School, 1720 Arlington Drive, Crescent City. Tickets are $10 and available at Del Norte Office Supply in Crescent City, Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings and Gold Beach Books in Gold Beach. Tickets are $12 at the door.

The Italian Guys performs from 6 to 8 p.m. at Khun Thai restaurant, 925 Chetco Ave., Brookings.

Tuesday, Dec. 11

Open painting is from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Manley Art Center, 433 Oak St., Brookings. For more information, call 541-469-1807.

KCIW Radio hosts its fourth Coffee House/Open Mic from 6 to 8 p.m. at Compass Rose Cafe, 625 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Participants are welcome to sing, play an instrument, recite a poem or tell a short story. The public is welcome to listen.

Announcements

Singing telegrams by Georgia Blank, who specializes in old hymns, are 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 association at 541-469-1807.

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Announcements for art, theatrical, entertainment and musical events, art receptions and announcements for new classes happening in Del Norte and Curry counties may be sent to Bill Schlichting, features editor at the Curry Coastal Pilot, at news@currypilot.com . For information, call 541-469-3123.

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