Area arts September 10 – 16

Works by Aaron Olson-Reiners and Nicole Haverkost now at the Mac.

All Month

Aaron Olson Reiners, painting, and Nicole Haverkost, mixed media, in the MacRostie Gallery and works by Itasca Life Options Artists in the Minnesota Gallery. MacRostie Art Center. 405 NW 1st Ave.

Artists in Residence: Mary Corwin, David Dobbs, and Leah Yellowbird. Butterfly mobiles by Dan Root. 3rd floor Historic Central School.

Paintings and drawings by Keefe Whight. Brewed Awakenings Coffee House. 24 NE 4th St.

Block prints by Betsy Bowen. Thursdays – Fridays. 10 am – 1 pm. Edge Center for the Arts. 101 2nd Ave. Bigfork.

Monday, September 10

6:30 – 8:30 pm

Itasca Symphony Orchestra Rehearsals Begin. Join the ISO. Rehearsals on Mondays September – November and January – May. Concerts will be November 10, February 16 and May 11. 218-327-5781 for more information. Robert J. Elkington Middle School band room. 1000 NE 8th Ave.

Tuesday, September 11

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.

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, September 12

5 – 7 pm

Writing Group. Riverview Room. Grand Rapids Area Library. 140 NE 2nd St.

7 – 9 pm

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

Thursday, September 13

7 – 9 pm

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

7 pm

The Dweebs. Adults $20. 12 and under $12. Timberlake Lodge Hotel. 144 SE 17th St.

Friday, September 14

6 pm

Comedians David Harris and Bryan Miller. Klockow Brewery. 36 SE 10th St.

7:30 pm

Sweeney Todd. Musical that tells a tale of an unjustly exiled man in partnership with a pie baker to seek revenge in an unconventional way. Presented by the Grand Rapids Players. $20. Wilcox Theater. Reif Center. 720 Conifer Dr.

Saturday, September 15

7 pm

Church of Cash. Minneapolis-based Johnny Cash tribute. $15 Adults. $5 children 12 and under. Edge Center for the Arts. 101 2nd Ave. Bigfork.

7 – 10 pm

Small Town Sindrone. 3 piece punk rock band influenced by Blink-182, Green Day, Social Distortion, Good Charlotte, and more. Klockow Brewery. 36 SE 10th St.

7:30 pm

Sweeney Todd. Musical that tells a tale of an unjustly exiled man in partnership with a pie baker to seek revenge in an unconventional way. Presented by the Grand Rapids Players. $20. Wilcox Theater. Reif Center. 720 Conifer Dr.

Sunday, September 16

2 pm

Sweeney Todd. Musical that tells a tale of an unjustly exiled man in partnership with a pie baker to seek revenge in an unconventional way. Presented by the Grand Rapids Players. $20. Wilcox Theater. Reif Center. 720 Conifer Dr.