(Photo courtesy of Art on the River) Celebrating 10 years, Art on the River, will be held on April 27-28. Friday night from 5-8pm, there will be wine, art, food and live music by Da Chara Duo and a fun silent auction, Saturday, from 10-4pm, will be a time to visit with artists and see…

(Photo courtesy of Bend Art Center) Join art historian Linda Cahall every third Wednesday of the month as Bend Art Center uncorks a fresh program on a famous artist or artist movement. Savor a fun evening as they examine the cultural and artistic influences that fueled great artists throughout history. This 90-minute program includes a…

Alleda Real Estate 25 NW Minnesota Ave., Ste. 1, alledarealestate.com Featuring artist/photographer Kris Cranston First Friday from 5:30-8:30pm. “I was born and raised in Bend, living on our Tumalo farm since the ’70’s.After retiring from a 25 year teaching career with the Redmond School District  I returned to Tumalo Community School to teach art. My…

Central Oregon Community College (COCC) welcomes the community to join its “Lantern Festival“ event from 4:30-6:30pm, Friday, March 2, at the Bend campus’s Modoc Hall. This free event will feature traditional games, foods, crafts and a display of student-made lanterns. Participants will learn more about Asian culture and celebrate the 2018 cycle of the Chinese…