Ziyad and Co. to exhibit Gallery Favorites, beginning Jan. 4
Owl, by Joyce Koskenmaki. (Photo courtesy Ziyad and Co.)
CALUMET -- Start the New Year off with a visit to Ziyad and Co. to get a glimpse of the gallery's favorite works of art, on display for the month of January. An opening reception will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. on First Friday, Jan. 4, 2013, at Ziyad and Co. art gallery at 109 Fifth St, Calumet.
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The Hancock Tori (farmers' market) is now open! Market hours are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Wednesday and Saturday rain or shine, INCLUDING SATURDAY, JULY 4. The Tori is located next to the Finnish American Heritage Center on Quincy Street in downtown Hancock. The Hancock Tori is an open-air market where you will find local produce, plants, bakery, jam, honey, and crafts. For further information, please contact Sandy Soring at firstname.lastname@example.org or call her at 337-1391. ...... The Copper Country Community Arts Center will host The Shaft, an annual community exhibition on the mining heritage, in July. Artists are invited to submit work inspired by mining in the Copper Country: the physical signs of its presence or the effect it has had on the area and its people. This is a non-juried community exhibit. Deadline for entry is 5 p.m. Tuesday, July 7. Entry forms are available at the Copper Country Community Arts Center. The reception for the Shaft will be from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Friday, July 31. Cash prizes will be awarded by public choice and will be announced the first week in August. Voting will take place throughout the month of July. Call 482-2333 for more information and entry fee details. ...... Tours of the Eagle Mine and the Humboldt Mill begin this month and continue through mid-October. Eagle Mine's summer tour schedule began Friday, June 12, with a visit to the mine. Tours of the Humboldt Mill begin Friday, June 19. The tours will alternate between the mine and the mill each week. Space is limited. Click here for the schedule or call (906) 273-1550 to book a free tour. ...... Finn Art x2: Helen Leppanen Rogak and Oliver Koski, an exhibit of artwork by two Finnish American artists is featured at the Finlandia University Gallery, Hancock, from June 4 through July 17, 2015. Click here for info. ...... Dance Zone Marquette: Ongoing general ballroom dancing continues. Salsa workout exercise class on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5 p.m. -- only $2 per session. Click here for more Dance Zone info.
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