A&E news

Art show, sale set; fiddlers to gather; ‘Dracula’ to play in P.A.; classic book discussion on tap; more.

Art show, sale set

Sequim Arts announces its annual “Members Art Show & Sale” to be held at St Luke’s Episcopal Hall, 525 N. 5th Ave., Sequim, from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, Oct. 10-12, and from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and on Sunday, Oct. 13.

An artist’s reception will be from 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 8. Many of the pieces will be for sale.

The show is free and open to the public. Donations are welcome. Sequim Arts is a non-profit 501©3 organization dedicated to promoting the visual arts on the North Olympic Peninsula since 1969.

For more information, see www.sequimarts.org.


Fiddlers to gather

The Washington Old Time Fiddlers Association will be meeting and performing on Saturday, Oct. 11, at Sequim Prairie Grange, 290 Macleay Road, Sequim.

There will be ear training, beginning fiddle, open jamming and old time jamming from 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. On stage performances open to the public will start at 1:30 p.m.

The performances are free and open to the public. Donations will support fiddle scholarships.

Classic book discussed


“Frankenstein” by Mary Shelley will be discussed at 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, at the Sequim Library, 630 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim.

Copies of the book are available at the Sequim Library in various formats including regular print, large print, audiobook on CD, Playaway and downloadable audio and e-book.

They can be requested online through the library catalog at www.nols.org.


‘Dracula’ to play in P.A.

The Juan De Fuca Foundation presents “Dracula” with Ballet Victoria at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, at the Port Angeles High School Auditorium, 304 E. Park Ave., Port Angeles.

Tickets are $15-35; $10 for youth 14 and under.

Ticket outlets are at jffa.org (online), Port Book and News (Port Angeles) and Joyful Noise Music (Sequim).


Larimore’s work on display

Sequim photographer Judy Larimore’s work is on display at The Gallery at Fifth (500 W. Hendrickson Road) for the month of October.

Larimore’s work includes scenic views of the west coast from Monterey and the Olympic Peninsula to Canada, plus some scenes from Utah canyons.

The Fifth is open daily, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.


Jamming with A Cedar Suede

An eclectic combination of deep Afro-Cuban beats, virtuosic improvisations, R&B and old’ fashioned bluegrass comes to the Olympic Peninsula, as Peninsula College hosts A Cedar Suede at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 16, in the PUB, 1502 E. Lauridsen Blvd., Port Angeles.

A Cedar Suede was founded in Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood by Harold Belskus and Jamie Maschler.

The group will release their first full-length studio album this coming winter, “The Legend Of The Great T.D. Bingo.”


RT+ stages comedy

Readers Theatre Plus presents the award-winning comedy “A Nice Family Gathering” by Phil Olson as a benefit for the Port Angeles Symphony in the Dungeness Schoolhouse, 2781 Towne Road, Sequim.

Performance dates are 7 p.m. Oct. 17-18 and Oct. 24-5 and 2:30 p.m. Oct. 19 and Oct. 26.

Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the door, available at Port Book and News in Port Angeles and The Good Book in Sequim; and at the door.