Beach Trash Art Exhibit: Artist Deborah Hecht uses objects she has found on Lake Michigan beach to create mosaics. Runs June 21 - July 20. A silent auction will be held from 5:30-7pm on June 21 with remaining pieces for sale until July 20. Proceeds from the sale of her mosaics throughout the month-long exhibit benefit Inland Seas Education Association.
Conservation Kid's Camp: For children aged 6-11. Limit of 12 children. Fill out the registration form (https://www.antrimcd.com/uploads/5/1/7/3/51735483/participant_form_pdf.pdf) & return to McKenzie via email: email@example.com.
New Views: Home/Place - An Exhibition: A juried show of 27 2D & 3D works that explores home & place identity from original & unexpected perspectives. The exhibition opens Fri., June 7 with a 6pm reception & continues through Aug. 8. There will also be a full range of programs – from author interviews to panel discussions -- that explore the exhibition’s theme from a wide variety of perspectives. Beginning June 1, ...
Words to the Wise Live: A live broadcast of the 900th program of Words to the Wise, the longest-running radio program about words & language in the country. Featuring "The Professor" Mike Sheehan & Ron Jolly.
"Impressions Small Works Showcase": Presented by the American Impressionist Society. Nearly 200 original paintings from artists across the nation will be on display for this showcase. Runs through Aug. CTAC will host a four-day Impressionist plein air paint out in the Petoskey area on June 5–8, which will culminate with a “wet paint sale” & opening reception from 5-8pm on Sat., June 8. There will also be live painting demonstrations ...
"Small Works, Big Impact: Community College Project": Over 100 community members, ages 3 to 80+ created work for this exhibition. It is a fundraiser & as the work sells, it is taken off the wall. Runs through Aug. 16.
Paint Grand Traverse: Pint-Sized Paint Out : Held at Crooked Tree Arts Center & surrounding Hannah Park, TC. Artists ages 8-15 will compete for awards, & younger artists are welcome to create masterpieces as well.
The Magic Thursday Artists Summer Show & Sale: Runs July 1 - Aug. 31. Enjoy over 100 works of original art in oil, pastel, acrylic & watercolor. Hours are weekdays from 10am-5pm. The opening reception is on July 10 from 5-7pm. A special feature this year is “Art Takes Flight," a nod to the beauty of birds in northern MI.
"Bodies of... Juried Exhibition of Ceramic Arts": Juror Sigrid Zahner selected approximately 60 works by Great Lakes regional artists to be included in this exhibition. Runs April 27 - July 20. An opening reception will be held on Sat., April 27 from 2-4pm.
"Pencil and Paper": This summer is dedicated to the fine art of drawing, a fundamental building block of which most other forms of art are created. This exhibit will highlight works from three regional artists: Paul VanHeest, James Johnson, Erwin P. Lewandowski, & two Charlevoix-based artists: Paul Andrzejewski & Steve Toornman. Runs June 14 - Aug. 10.
Children of the World in Harmony Concert in the Park: Voices Without Borders' Children of the World in Harmony Festival will present a concert in Petoskey's Pennsylvania Park for all participants of the festival. Featuring Mariachi Espuelas De Plata (Texas), Gluais (Ireland), Yip's Children's Choir (Hong Kong), Crystal Choir (California), Little Traverse Treble Choir (Michigan), Dancers Voices Without Borders, Little Traverse Treble Choir, & all groups sing "Let There Be Peace On Earth."
"Minglings: The Migration": Featuring internationally recognized fiber artist Gerhardt Knodel. Inspired by a 17th century Ming dynasty textile fragment that traveled in its day from China to Portugal. Runs June 9 - Sept. 8. Open daily 10am-5pm & Sundays from 1-5pm.
"Bodies of Color... Recent Work by DeCarlo Logan": Logan’s artwork analyzes the intangible aspects of identity to encourage dialog & understanding. Two recent mixed media series by the artist will be on display. Runs April 27 - July 20.
Lighthouse Adaptive Sports Clinics: Hosted by the Lighthouse Neurological Rehabilitation Facility. Featuring adaptive cycle clinics & adaptive kayak clinics. People of all abilities & skills welcome. Adaptive cycle dates: May 28, June 11 & June 25. Adaptive kayak dates: July 16, July 30 & Aug. 13. Pre-register by contacting Olivia Jacques at (231) 263-1350; firstname.lastname@example.org
Detox Yoga Flow : Held in the cafe space at Press on Juice. This one hour class involves twists & poses that are focused to help eliminate toxins from the body through movement & breath. Bring your own mat. 944-5694.
Russian Renaissance: This quartet brings "world music with a Russian soul." Performing on balalaika, domra, button accordion & balalaika contrabasso, they play everything from classical to jazz to tango.