Get Art Smart!

Get Art Smart!
The National Music Museum continues its Brown Bag Lunch free concert series with the music of Nick Schwebach and Owen DeJong on Friday, June 2 at noon. The museum will also be holding a discovery series for kids June 12-16 – you must register your child by Wednesday, June 7. For more information go to

The Washington Pavilion of Arts and Science in Sioux Falls is looking for youth volunteers 12 years or older to assist children in week-long camps and classes – a mix of creative science, art and theater activities, games, swimming and sports as you assist the children. You are asked to sign up for the entire week of camp. Choose a morning or afternoon shift. Choose one camp or more. Call Ruth at 1-877-WASH PAV ext. 2375 for a complete packet of information.

The Vermillion Area Arts Council Board of directors will meet on Monday, June 5 at 7 p.m. at the Washington Street Arts Center – 202 Washington Street.

The VAAC & Vermillion Area Farmer's Market continue the Midweek Food & Arts Festival every Wednesday from 3 to 7 p.m. through Oct. 25 at the Washington Street Arts Center.

USD student Jessica Chavera presents her Senior Vocal Recital on Sunday, June 11 at 1 p.m. in Colton Recital Hall. Her recital is open to the public and is free.

There's still time to sign up for USD's High School Drum Corps Camp and USD's Choral & Band Director's Camp. The Drum Corps Camp takes place Sunday, June 18 through Tuesday, June 20, and the Choral & Band Directors Camp will be Wednesday, June 21 and Thursday, June 22. For more information find the "Festivals and Camps" link on the USD Music Dept Web page: or contact the music office at 677-5274.

The Main Art Gallery in USD's Fine Arts Building will be exhibiting recent paintings by Gerald M. Cournoyer. The show is called Mato Ta Ota, meaning "His Many Bears," which is also the artist's Indian name, and will be on display June 8-28 with a reception on Sunday, June 25 from 3 to 5 p.m. The gallery is open to the public free of charge weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on weekends from 1 to 5 p.m.

LumoStudios & Gallery, 2 E. Main St., is currently featuring a variety of artwork by these area artists: Robert Aldern, Grete Bod�gaard, Nancy Carlsen, Jess Elofson, Amy Fill, Amy Foltz, Michael Hill, Nancy Losacker, Cathy Oakie, Aaron Packard, Phyllis W. Packard, Regi Pryce and Don Skillman. Lumo is also the first gallery in the U.S. displaying prints by Russian painter Boris Indrikov.

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