Local Happenings Categorized: The Arts

Friends of the Locust Fork River: 2019 Art and Photo Contest
Blount County, AL

A picture from lasts year's Friends of Locust Fork River Art and Photography Contest

This year’s Friends of the Locust Fork River Art and Photo Contest theme is Celebrating the Woodlands and Rivers of Blount County and is all about showcasing the natural beauty of Blount County.  The competition will feature twelve categories for teens and adults. This year’s photo categories are: Locust Fork River or its Tributaries, Lakes & Waterfalls Roots & Shoots Birds & Raptors Furry Creatures Sun Basking Creatures Bugs & Butterflies Habitat & Seasons Sky,… Read more »

Artrageous at the Lyceum
Arrow Rock, MO

Event Date: March 15th, 2019 Time:  7:30 PM Place: Arrow Rock Lyceum Theatre 114 High Street Arrow Rock, Missouri, 65320 Imagine an artist creating a masterpiece before your eyes in mere moments. With a palette of captivating vocals, intricate choreography, and thrilling audience interaction, Artrageous offers a multi-sensory expedition, packed with wild inspiration, creativity, and fun! The Artrageous troupe of painters, musicians, singers, and dancers pays tribute to a variety of art forms, pop icons, and… Read more »

Henna with Carolyn Roust at the Library
Leverett, MA

A picture of hands adorned in the art of Magic Tree Henna.

Event Date: February 10, 2019 Time: 2:00 – 4:00 PM Place:  Leverett Library 75 Montague Rd., Leverett, MA 01054 Visit the Leverett Library on February 10th to learn more about the beautiful art of henna from artist Carolyn Roust, of Magic Tree Henna. You’ll also be able to create your own design, have it applied, and try it yourself! See more of Carolyn’s work on her website or Facebook. 

Juggler Meadow String Band Performs at the Library
Leverett, MA

Event Date: January 13, 2019 Time: 2:00 – 3:30 PM Place: The Leverett Library 75 Montague Rd., Leverett, MA 01054 Free local music! Come on down and listen to the Juggler Meadow String Band perform their fin combination of Americana-soul, bluegrass, blues, and classic rock. They play a mix of original songs and fun covers. A fun activity for the whole family!

Daum Museum of Contemporary Art: Fall/Winter Exhibitions
Sedalia, MO

Event Date: September-December Event Time: Tuesday – Friday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday – Sunday 1 – 5 p.m. Closed Mondays  Place: 3201 West 16th Street Sedalia, MO 65301 The Daum Museum of Contemporary Art has been a staple in Sedalia since 2002 when it first opened on the State Fair Community College. The museum’s mission is to turn the spotlight on art created since the mid-20th century and to enhance the cultural, and educational life… Read more »