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What's happening at the center

  • Freedom Sisters Roadshow Opening Night Reception
    Freedom Sisters Roadshow Opening Night Reception
    Thu, May 30
    The Dalles
    May 30, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    The Dalles, 220 E 4th St., The Dalles, OR 97058, USA
    May 30, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    The Dalles, 220 E 4th St., The Dalles, OR 97058, USA
    The Freedom Sisters Road Show is an exhibit of upcycled functional art by four regional artists: Barbara Kilkenny, Abigal Kaehler, Denise Jiminez and Jan Byrkit.
  • Artist Talk: Freedom Sisters Roadshow
    Artist Talk: Freedom Sisters Roadshow
    Thu, Jun 13
    The Dalles
    Jun 13, 2024, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    The Dalles, 112 W 2nd St, The Dalles, OR 97058, USA
    Jun 13, 2024, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    The Dalles, 112 W 2nd St, The Dalles, OR 97058, USA
    Join Sally Johnson as she interviews Barbara Kilkenny, Abigal Kaehler, Denise Jiminez and Jan Byrkit of The Freedom Sisters Roadshow.
  • Plein Air Watercolor In Action along Riverfront Trail
    Plein Air Watercolor In Action along Riverfront Trail
    Sun, Jun 23
    Riverfront Trail at the Discovery Center
    Jun 23, 2024, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Riverfront Trail at the Discovery Center, 5000 Discovery Dr, The Dalles, OR 97058, USA
    Jun 23, 2024, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Riverfront Trail at the Discovery Center, 5000 Discovery Dr, The Dalles, OR 97058, USA
    Join Elizabeth Zimmerman at the Riverfront Trail at the Discovery Center to discover the art of plein air painting. This workshop is in partnership with North Wasco County Parks and Recreation.
  • Fine Arts for Youth
    Fine Arts for Youth
    Mon, Jul 01
    The Dalles Art Center
    Jul 01, 2024, 2:00 PM – Jul 22, 2024, 4:00 PM
    The Dalles Art Center, 220 E 4th St, The Dalles, OR 97058, USA
    Jul 01, 2024, 2:00 PM – Jul 22, 2024, 4:00 PM
    The Dalles Art Center, 220 E 4th St, The Dalles, OR 97058, USA
    This fine arts program will teach the basics of line work, charcoal, watercolor and acrylics to middle school and high school aged students.
  • Cheryl Hahn Opening Night Reception
    Cheryl Hahn Opening Night Reception
    Thu, Jul 11
    The Dalles
    Jul 11, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    The Dalles, 220 E 4th St., The Dalles, OR 97058, USA
    Jul 11, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    The Dalles, 220 E 4th St., The Dalles, OR 97058, USA
    This exhibition focuses on the act of drawing and how it is integrated into paintings and other mixed media work.
  • Artist Talk: Cheryl Hahn
    Artist Talk: Cheryl Hahn
    Thu, Jul 18
    The Dalles
    Jul 18, 2024, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    The Dalles, 112 W 2nd St, The Dalles, OR 97058, USA
    Jul 18, 2024, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    The Dalles, 112 W 2nd St, The Dalles, OR 97058, USA
    Join Sally Johnson as she interviews Cheryl Hahn.
  • Nika Blasser Opening Night Reception
    Nika Blasser Opening Night Reception
    Thu, Aug 22
    The Dalles
    Aug 22, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    The Dalles, 220 E 4th St., The Dalles, OR 97058, USA
    Aug 22, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    The Dalles, 220 E 4th St., The Dalles, OR 97058, USA
    Swimming in Saltwater delves into the interplay of positive and negative spaces, the forms created by shadows and their absences, and the abstractions arising when bodies are removed from their usual context.
  • Artist Talk: Nika Blasser
    Artist Talk: Nika Blasser
    Thu, Sep 12
    The Dalles
    Sep 12, 2024, 7:00 PM – Sep 13, 2024, 7:30 PM
    The Dalles, 112 W 2nd St, The Dalles, OR 97058, USA
    Sep 12, 2024, 7:00 PM – Sep 13, 2024, 7:30 PM
    The Dalles, 112 W 2nd St, The Dalles, OR 97058, USA
    Join Sally Johnson as she interviews Nika Blasser.
  • Mary Rollins and Peggy Ohlson Opening Night Reception
    Mary Rollins and Peggy Ohlson Opening Night Reception
    Thu, Oct 03
    The Dalles
    Oct 03, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    The Dalles, 220 E 4th St., The Dalles, OR 97058, USA
    Oct 03, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    The Dalles, 220 E 4th St., The Dalles, OR 97058, USA
    Over their accomplished careers, Mary Rollins and Peggy Ohlson have been pursuing joy in their work and have brought joy to many through their compositions.
  • Artist Talk: Mary Rollins and Peggy Ohlson
    Artist Talk: Mary Rollins and Peggy Ohlson
    Thu, Oct 10
    The Dalles
    Oct 10, 2024, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    The Dalles, 112 W 2nd St, The Dalles, OR 97058, USA
    Oct 10, 2024, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    The Dalles, 112 W 2nd St, The Dalles, OR 97058, USA
    Join Sally Johnson as she interviews Mary Rollins and Peggy Ohlson.

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