The Richmond Register

Arts/Events

August 8, 2013

Arts Calendar of Events

RAAC

BALDWIN — Aug. 9

• Heartsong, Christian music, ree outdoor concert at Richmond Centre fountain, 7-10 p.m.

• Robbie Barlett (blues), 7 p.m., Chestnut Street Square. Berea Arts Alive free outdoor concert.

Aug. 13-Sept. 27

• Exhibit by watercolorist Shirley Jeter, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.,Monday-Friday. at the arts center, 399 W. Water St. Free.

Aug. 16

• Central Kentucky World War II Roundtable, 6:30 p.m., Ryan’s, Exit 87, Richmond. For details, call Phillip Seyfrit, 623-8979. Matt Rector will speak on “Axis POWs at Ft. Knox.”

• Miles of Jazz Orchestra, free outdoor concert at Richmond Centre fountain, 7-10 p.m.

• BAJA (big band 17-piece ensemble), 7 p.m., Chestnut Street Square. Berea Arts Alive free outdoor concert.

Aug. 19

• Fun With the Arts Classes begin. For details, visit www.artsinrichmond.org or call 624-4242.

Aug. 23

• Willow Branch Wanderers, bluegrass, free outdoor concert at Richmond Centre fountain, 7-10 p.m.

• Bobby James, 7 p.m., Chestnut Street Square. Berea Arts Alive free outdoor concert series.

Aug. 24

• Pops at the Park, “Under the Big Top,” White Hall State Historic Site. Gates open 5 p.m., judged of tables, costumes 6 p.m., music begins 7 p.m. Blanket tickets: $10/advance, $15/gate; table for six, $150, table for eight, $200. For tickets or details, call 623-1720.

Aug. 24-25

• Battle of Richmond reenactment. For details, visit www.battleofrichmond.org or call 859-248-1974.

Aug. 27

• Madison Singers rehearsals begin, 7-8:30 p.m., at the arts center, 399 W. Water St. For details, visit www.artsinrichmond.org or call 624-4242. Rehearsals every Tuesday evening.

Tuition: $60 per semester.

Aug. 30

• Third Wheel, country rock, free outdoor concert at Richmond Centre fountain, 7-10 p.m.

Sept. 6

• Matt and Shawn, free outdoor concert at Richmond Centre fountain, 7-10 p.m.

Sept. 9

• Treble Clef Youth Chorus rehearsals begin, 5:30-6:30 p.m., at the arts center, 399 W. Water St. For details, visit www.artsinrichmond.org or call 624-4242. Rehearsals every Monday evening.

Sept. 11

• Madison Strings rehearsals begin, 5:30-7 p.m., at the arts center, 399 W. Water St. For details or to register, visit www.artsinrichmond.org or call 624-4242.

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