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One man show

One man showArtist Ted Clemens visits with Judd Scott during the opening reception of his one man art show at The Frame Up on Saturday, Oct. 3. Mr. Clemens’ miniature works were on display and available for purchase at the event. Approximately 60 people attended the event.

The Supper Quilt displayed Saturday

The Supper Quilt, which replicates the famous painting “The Last Supper” by Leonardo da Vinci, will be on display from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 10 in the gym area of the Family Life Center at the First United Methodist Church in Mount Vernon. See the Oct. 8 edition of the Optic-Herald for more details.

Pieces sought for members exhibit

Pieces of art work are being sought for a members only exhibit at the Old Jail Art Museum. Members of the Franklin County Arts Alliance are eligible to enter their work for the exhibition.

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Friday reception to open Carson exhibit

An artist reception will mark the opening of the Sarah Carson photography exhibit at the Old Fire Station Museum. The reception will be from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 9.
The exhibit is of vintage photographs from the Neal Gay-owned era of the Mesquite Rodeo.  For more details, see the special CountryFest section in the Oct. 8 edition of the Optic-Herald.

Schoenhals featured in music concert

Schoenhals featured in music concertPianist Joel Schoenhals is one of two performers to be featured at the “Journeys with Violin and Piano” concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 3.

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Artist to talk about her work

Artist to talk about her workPhotographer Sarah Carson will do an “Artist Talk” at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 10 in the Old Fire Station Museum. She will talk about the exhibit which opens that weekend, and the area of travel photography. For more details, see the Oct. 1 edition of the Optic-Herald.

Carson visits to prepare for exhibit

Carson visits to prepare for exhibitPosters will be in stragetic locations around Mount Vernon heralding the upcoming photography exhibit by Sarah Carson.

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Shakespeare Club meets Thursday, Sept. 17

The new  2009-10 club season was opened with a meeting  of the Shakespeare Club at the home of Jean Ann Marshall  Thursday, Sept. 17. The speaker for the meeting was Mary Jo Huff.  See the Oct. 1 edition of the Optic-Herald for more details.

Miller featured performer in “Journeys” music concert

Miller featured performer  in “Journeys” music concertViolinist Mark Miller is one of two performers to be featured at the “Journeys with Violin and Piano” concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 3.

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