Sept. 3 is submission day for artist entries in September DWS exhibition
The Delaware Watercolor Society invites artists to enter the September Juried Exhibition at Nassau Valley Vineyards. Entries must be hand carried to the Visitors Gallery at the Vineyard from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 3.
The exhibition's juror is Susan Avis Murphy, a signature member of the American Watercolor Society, the Southern Watercolor Society, and the Baltimore Watercolor Society.
DWS will award $700 in monetary awards and ribbons for first, second and third place, plus the Baxendell Award for Creativity. Non-monetary merit awards will also be presented.
Artists are invited to submit up to two original works that have been created within the past three years in any water-based media, except for water-based oils. A prospectus for the exhibition and entry forms can be found at www.delawarewatercolorsociety.org, under Events and Exhibitions.
CHEER Coastal Leisure Center to host An Evening of Doo Wop Sept. 18
The CHEER Coastal Leisure Center will host An Evening of Doo Wop starring Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Jimmy Merchant starting at 6:30 p.m., Thursday Sept. 18. This event is open to the public with tickets at $15 per person or $25 per couple. Appetizers will be provided, and an open beer and wine bar will be available. For more information and tickets, call Yolanda at 302 539-2671. The CHEER Coastal Leisure Center is at 30637 Cedar Neck Road in Ocean View in the Cedar Bay development.
Singing string quartet Well-Strung to perform Sept. 26
The all-male string quartet Well-Strung is coming to the Rehoboth Beach Convention Center for a performance at 9 p.m., Friday, Sept. 26. Doors open at 8 p.m. There will be a cash bar. The musicians, who are accomplished classical artists with a sense of flair (and humor), performed for sold-out crowds last year and are returning with an all-new show, “POPssical.” The concert is being hosted by CAMP Rehoboth, an organization that provides services to the LGBT community and promotes a culture of inclusion in Rehoboth Beach. Tickets are in limited supply and range from $35 to $100. They can be purchased at CAMP Rehoboth at 37 Baltimore Ave. during office hours or at www.camprehoboth.com/store/catalog/well-strung.htm-0. The event is presented by CAMP Rehoboth Community Center, Stephen Manos and Dos Locos Fajita & Stonegrill Restaurant. It is sponsored by Charlie Lee and Horts Boehlendorf - Horst's Consulting Services Inc.