Area arts June 11 -17

Watercolors by Keith Thompson now on display at MacRostie Art Center.

 

All Month

Large-scale abstract paintings by Kimberly Benson and watercolors by Keith Thompson. MacRostie Art Center. 405 NW 1st Ave.

Artists in Residence: Mary Corwin, David Dobbs, Jennifer Gorman, Kyle Huff, and butterfly mobiles by Dan Root. 3rd floor Historic Central School.

Acrylics, watercolors and drawings by Ryan Corfits. Brewed Awakenings Coffee House. 24 NE 4th St.

You Never Were Alone. Works by Adam Swanson. Wednesdays – Fridays. 10 am – 1 pm. Edge Center for the Arts. 101 2nd Ave. Bigfork.

Tuesday, June 12

10 am – 4 pm

Mac Open Studio. Free to MAC members or $5/session for non-members, this informal group is open to artists of all skill levels working in any 2-dimensional medium. Bring your latest project and create your art in a supportive community! No instruction is provided, but plenty of advice, critique, and feedback is available from the group. MacRostie Art Center. 405 1st Ave NW.

12 pm

Tuesday Summer Concert Series. Sisters in Song. Vocal and piano by Itasca Community Chorus Women’s Ensemble. Free will offering. Optional lunch at 12:45 is $6. Our Redeemer Lutheran Church. 35568 Foxtail Ln. Cohasset.

6 – 8:30 pm

Open Pottery. Instructor: Bruce Bartos, $15 each/ $10 student. Join area potters and students of all skill levels in this informal, on-going weekly class. The instructor will be on hand to give one-on-one guidance and tips about techniques, glazes, and firings. Call by noon on Tuesday to register for that day’s session 218-326-2697. MacRostie Art Center. 405 NW 1st Ave.

Wednesday, June 13

7 – 9 pm

Sam Miltich and Friends. VFW. 14 NW 3rd St.

Thursday, June 14

3:30pm and 5pm

The Gumms’ 1926 Farewell Party.  Storytelling and songs. $10. Judy Garland Museum, 2727 S Pokegama Ave.

7 – 9 pm

Open mic night hosted by Mike Miller. VFW.14 NW 3rd St.

7 pm

The Wizard of Oz – Youth Edition. Performance by youth actors from Young at Arts. $10. Ives Studio Theater. Reif Center. 720 Conifer Dr.

Friday, June 15

All Day

29th Annual Bluegrass Weekend/Music in the Pines. Free. Camping for a fee – bring your own food and lawn chairs. Facilities include: toilets, showers, washer/dryer, limited electrical hookups, dump station. No sewer or water hookups. Itasca County Fair Grounds, 1336 Fairgrounds Rd.

7 pm

The Wizard of Oz – Youth Edition. Performance by youth actors from Young at Arts. $10. Ives Studio Theater. Reif Center. 720 Conifer Dr.

7 pm

I Could Go on Singing. Judy Garland’s final film projected on Blu-Ray 12-foot screen. Judy Garland Museum parking lot. 2727 S Pokegama Ave.

Saturday, June 16

All Day

29th Annual Bluegrass Weekend/Music in the Pines. Free. Camping for a fee – bring your own food and lawn chairs. Facilities include: toilets, showers, washer/dryer, limited electrical hookups, dump station. No sewer or water hookups. Itasca County Fair Grounds, 1336 Fairgrounds Rd.

4:30 pm

The Gumms’ 1926 Farewell Party.  Storytelling and songs. $10. Judy Garland Museum, 2727 S Pokegama Ave.

7 pm

The Wizard of Oz – Youth Edition. Performance by youth actors from Young at Arts. $10. Ives Studio Theater. Reif Center. 720 Conifer Dr.

7 pm

Jason Waldron Band. Klockow Brewing Company. 36 SE 10th St.

8 pm

Music by the Tolerators with Tim Wick and Booka Michel. VFW.14 NW 3rd St.

Sunday, June 17

All Day

29th Annual Bluegrass Weekend/Music in the Pines. Free. Camping for a fee – bring your own food and lawn chairs. Facilities include: toilets, showers, washer/dryer, limited electrical hookups, dump station. No sewer or water hookups. Itasca County Fair Grounds, 1336 Fairgrounds Rd.

2 pm

The Wizard of Oz – Youth Edition. Performance by youth actors from Young at Arts. $10. Ives Studio Theater. Reif Center. 720 Conifer Dr.