Fourth Friday Young Songwriters Series
From 7 to 10 p.m. April 26, Logan Street Sanctuary, 1224 Logan St., will play young, local songwriters, who will perform on the sanctuary stage. A $5 per person donation is requested. Learn more at loganstreetsanctuary.org.
Handmade Vintage Market
The Handmade Vintage Market is returning to the Hamilton County 4-H Fairgrounds, 2003 Pleasant St., from 9 to 2 p.m. April 27. More than 50 vendors of this juried event will fill the 10,000-square-foot llama barn. Cost is $5 per person. Children 12 and younger are free.
Sheldon Shalley showcase
Through April 27, Nickel Plate Arts will exhibit works from artist Sheldon Shalley at the Stephenson House Gallery, 107 S. Eighth St. Shalley is a clinical social worker in Indianapolis who creates paintings of images recalled from dreams or meditations. This exhibit can be viewed for free during regular gallery hours, from noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. For more, visit nickelplatearts.org or artbyshalley.com.
‘Protect Our Species’ exhibit
Each month, Nickel Plate Arts hosts an exhibit showcasing the work of local artists. April’s exhibit, “Protect Our Species,” will commemorate Earth Day and focus on art with animals, especially endangered animals, 3-D recycled art and more. This exhibit can be viewed for free during regular gallery hours, from noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. For more, visit nickelplatearts.org.
‘Mother Earth’ exhibit
The Hamilton County Artists’ Association regularly hosts two-month-long exhibits at The Birdie Gallery, 195 S. Ninth St. In April and May, HCAA is celebrating Earth Day, and a new exhibit, “Mother Earth” will feature works from local artists and their interpretation of protecting the environment. A reception will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. May 3. The exhibit also can be viewed during regular gallery hours from 1 to 3 p.m. Thursday, 1 to 4 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. For more, visit hcaa-in.org.