Feb. 7 Arts & Leisure briefs
David Rogers is playing at the Coffee Cottage
David Rogers, a solo guitarist and composer, will perform at 7 p.m. Friday at Coffee Cottage, 808 E. Hancock St. Rogers fuses classical, jazz, early and world music elements into powerful, moving and virtuosic performances, according to his website.
For more information, call 503-538-5126.
Art Adventure art camp on tap at cultural center
The Chehalem Cultural Center is accepting registrations for spring break art camp for children age 3 to 6. Camp runs from 9 a.m. to noon March 26-28.
At the camp, young artists will engage their imaginations and creativity while discovering the beauty of art in everyday objects.
Projects will range in mediums from clay to painting, collage, fabrics and reclaimed material art. Cost is $70. To register, visit www.chehalemculturalcenter.org/classes.
Figure drawing class at Chehalem Cultural Center
A figure drawing class at the Chehalem Cultural Center, 415 E. Sheridan St., will begin March 28 and be held on Wednesdays thereafter. This is a studio-based series from beginner to advanced using both nude and clothed art models.
Must be over 18 to attend, cost is $20 per session and pre-registration is encouraged.
Father-Daughter Dance at Chehalem Armory Center
The Chehalem Park and Recreation District will hold its annual Father/Daughter Dance from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday at Chehalem Armory Center, 620 N. Morton St.
CPRD officials promise a fairytale evening of twinkling lights, dancing and a catered dinner. Girls of all ages may bring their fathers or other significant male figure.
Refreshments and desserts will be on hand and three hours of music will be provided by a local DJ.
Tickets are $45 for CPRD district residents, $56 for non-resident.
For more information, call 503-538-7454.
Paper Gardens writing contest accepting entries
The Arts Alliance of Yamhill County is accepting submissions for the Paper Gardens creative writing contest. The contest is open to all ages who live, study or work in Yamhill County.
Poetry as a traditional verse, free verse or poetry of place with a Yamhill County focus well be accepted, as will haiku.
Prose of short stories or creative non-fiction submissions of 2,000 words or less will be accepted as well. Submissions are due March 1.
For more information, visit http://bit.ly/2s37vgU.
Discover art spring break camp at cultural center
Chehalem Cultural Center is accepting registrations for spring break art camp for students first through fifth grade.
The camp runs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 26 through March 28. The camp is a hands-on exploration of art, according to a press release, where "young artists will actively engage their imagination and creativity while discovering the beauty of art in everyday objects."
Projects will range through different creative mediums like glass, clay, painting, collage, fabrics and reclaimed material art. Cost is $70.
To register, go to www.chehalemculturalcenter.org/classes.