What's happening from Feb. 15

Nonprofit events calendar from Feb. 15, 2015,

Native American art featured at Maryhill

GOLDENDALE – Maryhill Museum of Art opens its 75th Anniversary Season March 15 with the exhibition “American Indian Painting: Twentieth-century masters.” The landmark exhibition brings to the Columbia River Gorge a collection of 35 paintings of a type seldom — if ever — exhibited in the Pacific Northwest.

Poster art sought

The White Salmon Arts Council is holding its annual contest for a design to advertise the Art and Wine Fusion. The event will be held in White Salmon on July 25, and is a lively summer street fair featuring artists, local wineries, music and food.

Writers In Progress to host open mic at TD Art Center

The Dalles Art Center will host an open mic from 7 to 8 p.m. organized by Writers In Progress (WIP), a local writing group, on Friday, Feb. 27 at the center, 220 E. 4th St. The event will kick off with readings from two members of WIP, poetry by Lettie Young from her indie-published collection “Love Like Dead Skunk,” followed by Ted Bryant, author of “Sporting Chance” and “Silverdale One,” who will discuss the art of villanelle construction. The mic will then be open to the public for 3 to 5 minutes each until the end of the hour. Published members of WIP will be available to sign copies of their books.

What's happening from Feb. 6

Nonprofit events calendar from Feb. 8, 2015.

Arts and entertainment calendar

Events calendar from Feb. 4, 2015

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Student art show winners named

Winners in the Mid-Columbia Middle and High School art show at The Dalles Art Center have been selected.

What's happening from Feb. 4

Nonprofit events calendar from Feb. 4, 2015.

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Play with clay at the Art Center

Yvonne Pepin-Wakefield will be teaching an individually structured, friendly open studio ceramics class over the course of eight weeks at The Dalles Art Center.

What's happening from Jan. 30

Nonprofit events calendar from Jan. 30, 2015.

Arts and entertainment calendar

Arts and entertainment calendar from Jan. 29, 2015.

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Art center hosts watercolor show

THE DALLES ART Center will host the Watercolor Society of Oregon’s (WSO) traveling show March 5 to 30. There will be an Opening Reception on Thursday, March 7, from 5 to 7 p.m. This collection of 20 award-winning works was selected from the 80 works juried into WSO’s 47th Annual Transparent Media exhibition, and they feature some of the finest watercolor artists in Oregon. The Traveling Show toured Oregon for five months and closes at The Dalles. “We’re delighted to showcase this diverse selection of original transparent watercolors,” said Gallery director Carmen Toll. “This exhibit continues the Watercolor Society’s tradition of featuring a fascinating array of artwork that ranges from traditional themes to semi-abstract visions. Each artist demonstrates an advanced ability to interpret their subjects in dynamic designs with highly personalized color palettes and brush strokes.” The exhibition is open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m, Tuesday through Saturday.

What's happening from Jan. 27

Nonprofit events calendar from Jan. 27, 2015.

Go red events planned

Heart disease kills more women each year than all forms of cancer combined and organizers of the annual Go Red campaign have put together a variety of activities and programs to fight back.

What's happening from Jan. 25

Nonprofit events calendar from Jan. 25, 2015.


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