Arts Alliance member events and activities:
June 23, 24, June 27-July 1 (7 p.m.); June 25, July 2 (3 p.m.) “Little Shop of Horrors” (musical), Avenue Theatre, 307 Washington Avenue. Tickets at theavenuetheatre.org.
July 1-30 (weekdays, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.) Art of Judy Norton featured inside Ozarks Small Business Incubator’s (OzSBI) first floor, 408 Washington Ave. In partnership with West Plains Council on the Arts (WPCA).
July 1-30 (weekdays, 9 a.m-6 p.m. & Saturdays, 9 a.m-5 p.m.) Art at the Library, exhibit by participants at Honest Imaginations Day Habilitation, West Plains Public Library, 750 W. Broadway St. Sponsored by WPCA.
July 1-30 (Thursdays-Sundays, noon-4 p.m.) Ozark Heritage Exhibit featuring the L.L. Broadfoot Collection at the Harlin Museum, 405 Worcester Ave., through September 3.
July 8 (7-11 a.m.) Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser by Avenue Theatre Fine Arts Academy at the West Plains Sr. Center, 416 E. Main St.
July 10-14 (1-4 p.m.) Young Writers Workshops, hosted by WPCA at West Plains Public Library Community Room. Monday-Thursday will be geared towards 9 to 14-year-olds. Friday’s target audience is 15 to 18-year-olds. Sign up now at Eventbrite “Young Writers Workshop” or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
July 20 (1-4 p.m.) Artfully Aging, Community Room at the MU Extension Offices, 1376 Bill Virdon Blvd. Hosted by WPCA and other local partner agencies. For attendees aged 60 and older who will have the opportunity to enjoy hands-on arts activities and receive information about Medicare and Medicaid program updates.
Wednesdays (11 a.m.-3 p.m.) and Thursdays (10 a.m.-2 p.m.) The Yellow House is typically staffed and open for visitors. It will be closed on Thursday, June 29.
Other arts and entertainment events around town:
July 1-30 (weekdays, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.) “Art and Words in Motion” Exhibit of Text Art Mobiles by Shane Baker featured on OzSBI’s second floor.
July 8 (3-7 p.m.) Second Saturday Art Stroll, around Court Square, Downtown West Plains.
July 13-16 (10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. concert each day) free live music performed at International Country Gospel Music Association Awards at The Bridge Church, 10105 S. 63 Highway.
Additional information about these events and others can be found on the events page at explorewestplains.com.