The Arts & Times Community Calendar, highlights special events, exhibits, rural arts, performances, and classes on the Lower Eastern Shore. Look for the print edition quarterly in the local galleries and cultural attractions of Worcester, Wicomico, and Somerset Counties.
June 23 - July 28, 2016
Delmarva Metalworks Exhibit
A showcase of pieces by local artisans working in metallurgy to create utilitarian and decorative pieces. Receptiopn June 23, 4-6pm.
June 28 - July 30, 2016
OC Art League July Exhibits
Featuring pastel artist Stan Sperlak, and Beverly Bassford. Juried all media group show. Opening Reception: July 1, 5pm-7pm.
June 28-July 30, 2016
July Exhibits at the OC Center for the Arts
Open daily M-F 9am-4pm, S-S 11am-4pm
"Beverly Bassford Memorial Juried Show", featured artist Stan Sperlak, Darlene Jones, Jeanne Mueller, and Laura Ellison.
Nancy Richards West Exhibit
Opening Reception July 1, 2016 5pm.
July 1-31, 2016
Spirit of the Eastern Shore
Juried show open to all artists creating in all media. Opening reception and awards announcement will be held on July 8, 5pm-8pm.
July 5-26, 2016
Totally Tuesday Class
Any medium, any level, instructor will provide critiques and guidance for you to improve at your own pace.
July 6-27, 2016
Painting Class - Mixed Media
Begin or enhance your artistic journey with hands on guidance, inspiration and techniques. Beginners will learn steps to execute a completed painting. Experienced painters will boost their skills and personal style. Mondays & Wednesdays. Choose morning or afternoon.
July 7-28, 2016
Random Juxtaposition July Classes
Classes for kids of a variety of age groups.
through September 11, 2016
Living Landscapes: The Photography of Cam Miller
Mon -Sat, 10am-5pm; Sun. Noon-5pm.
The 2015 Art in Nature Photo Festival Grand Champion will fill the Welcome Gallery with scenes featuring the diverse people, structures, natural formations and events she has encountered through her years as a professional photographer.
Through August 17, 2016
Drop-in Artful Wednesdays
Can't commit to an entire week of classes? Join us to engage in an enriching art project. Each Wednesday will feature a different media.
July 24, 2016
Sundaes in the Park
Bring your picnic basket and beach chairs for ice cream sundaes and live entertainment. The night will end with a fireworks display.
July 25-27, 2016
Wood Carving For Kids
This one might not be for your accident-prone child, but perfect for the kid who is always using a pocket knife to sharpen pencil and carve sticks! Learn the basics of wood carving and painting techniques in this three day class with folk artist Ted Nichols.
July 25-28, 2016
Kids Art Adventure Camp
Kids can immerse themselves in creativity with activities in drawing, painting, pottery, and more!
July 27, 2016
Film Revival: Planet of the Apes
Return to the out-of-this-world mad house when the sci-fi classic Planet of the Apes (1968) returns to the big screen! Charlton Heston and Roddy McDowall star in this legendary science fiction masterpiece. Astronaut Taylor (Heston) crash lands on a distant planet ruled by apes who use a primitive race of humans for experimentation and sport. Soon Taylor finds himself among the hunted, his life in the hands of a benevolent chimpanzee scientist (McDowall). $15
July 27, 2016
Heritage Arts for Kids
Kids learn history with a hands-on art project.
Holidays This Month
July 3 - Festival of Cerridwen (Celtic)
July 4 - Independence Day
July 9 - Martyrdom of the Bab (Bahai)
July 7 - End of Ramadan (Muslim)
July 20 - Moon Landing Day
July 23 - National Hot Dog Day
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