ORR’S ISLAND — An opening reception for the International Art Show will be held 4:30-6:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 17, at Captain Morrill’s, 1825 Harpswell Islands Road.
Tuft’s University faculty member and Bailey Island resident Joan Lester will speak on the “History of Birchbark: The Art of Tomah Joseph, Passamaquoddy” at the reception.
“Art from Away” in various mediums and many cultures will be on display Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 18-19.
Materials will be supplied for creating flags to celebrate global diversity.
Also, Dr. Jinx Watson, retired University of Tennessee School of Library Science faculty member will give a and discuss classic children’s literature 4-5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 19.