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Oasis Saxophone Quartet to perform here Saturday

Oasis Saxophone QuartetThe Oasis Saxophone Quartet will be presented in concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, January 21 in the Mount Vernon Music Hall.

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Painting class to be offered

Joy Michele Chitsey will be the instructor for a painting class, Painting With Joy, at the Cultural Arts Center on Saturday, January 21.

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Annual meeting set, Follies DVD ready

The Franklin County Arts Alliance (FCAA) has set their annual meeting and potluck dinner for 6 p.m. Thursday, January 5 at the Cultural Arts Center (CAC).

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Crafts, movies set at library

The staff at the Franklin County Library will be hosts for some new programs, as well as continuing some old ones.

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Wine glass painting, quilts on display

The Cultural Arts Center will be the location of a Paint Your New Year’s Cheer wine glass class on Thursday, December 29 starting at 9:30 a.m.

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2017 board members named by Arts Alliance

The Franklin County Arts Alliance (FCAA) met for an annual membership meeting on Thursday, January 5 at the Cultural Arts Center. For a listing of board members and directors for the coming year, see the January 12 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.

Christmas with the Nelsons at Whatley Center

Christmas with the NelsonsThe Whatley Center for the Performing Arts at Northeast Texas Community College will present Christmas with the Nelsons Monday, December 12 at 7:30 p.m.

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Quilts, pastel art classes planned

A community quilting club is being formed and is available for all beginners, intermediate, advance, and especially want-to-be quilters. Nancy Beauchamp will be teaching a pastel art class for beginner and intermediate painters.

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Jammin’ with Dylan Saturday

The Cultural Arts Center will be the location of a jam session with Dylan McNutt at 7 p.m. on Saturday, December 10.

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