Arts and Entertainment
September 15, 2022 by Staff Report

Fairmount Center for the Arts opens the 2022-23 season of its “Pull Back the Curtain” speaker series with “The Tale of Genji: Wives, Demons, and Lovers...

Fairmount Speaker Series

Sept. 18, 3-4 p.m.

Fairmount Center for the Arts opens the 2022-23 season of its “Pull Back the Curtain” speaker series with “The Tale of Genji: Wives, Demons, and Lovers” at the center located at 8400 Fairmount Road in Russell Township. Independent scholar Marjorie Williams will introduce the Japanese literary classic novel, the narrative and its importance in Japanese art.

Light refreshments will be served. Advance reservations are recommended for the free lectures by calling 440-338-3171 or visiting fairmountcenter.org.

Call for Art Show Entries

Burton Public Library is looking for entries for the 2022 Burton Art Show to be held Oct. 4-8 at the Burton Public Library. Entry days are Sept. 22, 9:30 a.m. to 7:45 p.m.; Sept. 23, 9:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.; and Sept. 24, 10:30 a.m. to 1:45 p.m.

Artists 16 years and older who live, work or attend school in Geauga, Lake or Portage counties are invited to submit their work to the library located at 14588 W. Park St., Burton.

Judges are Raymond Scott III in the art and 3-D art category and Callie Sour in the photography category.

Entry fee is $10 per item or $25 for three items. Artists may submit up to three items.

Entry forms are available at all public libraries and also online at burtonlibrary.org.

For more information, call Izzy or Becky at 440-834-4466.