Midtown: Community

Arts Notes

Music on the Green

Music on the Green, a series of outdoor concerts, is scheduled from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays through October at Lafayette Village, 8450 Honeycutt Road, Raleigh. Bring a blanket or lawn chair. Takeout meals available. Upcoming performers include: Ed Stephenson, May 15; Alexis & Joe, May 22; Bill Stonehouse, May 29; and Jordan Okrend, June 5. For more information, go to www.lafayettevillageraleigh.com.

Art in the Village

Art in the Village, a series of artist fairs, is scheduled from 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays through October at Lafayette Village, 8450 Honeycutt Road, Raleigh. For more information or to register to exhibit, go to www.lafayettevillageraleigh.com.

Lakota John and Kin

Lakota John and Kin will perform blues and Larry Hutcherson will open on guitar from 3 to 7 p.m. Sunday, May 27, at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road, Wake Forest. Local artists also will show and sell their work. Refreshments will be available, and picnics are welcome. For details, visit www.wakeforestarts.org.

Sunflower’s Art After Hours

Sunflower Studio & Gallery will feature artist E. Tracy Williams from June 8 to July 12 at 214 E. Jones Ave., Wake Forest. An opening reception is scheduled from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, June 8, for Art After Hours.

Williams integrates and transforms a diverse variety of tangible materials – fabrics, papers, metals, paints, twigs, and other found objects – into unified pieces of art filled with expressive sentiment. For more information, visit www.sunflowerstudiowf.com or call 919-570-0765.

June exhibit at Roundabout

Roundabout Art Collective will feature jewelry and statuesque talismans by mother and daughter artists Mary Ann Scherr and Sydney Scherr during June. A celebration is scheduled from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, June 1, at the Roundabout Art Collective, 305 Oberlin Road, Raleigh. Light Refreshments will be served. For details, visit www.roundaboutartcollective.com.

Gravy Boys play bluegrass

Gravy Boys, a bluegrass band, will perform at 5 p.m. Sunday, June 3, at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road, Wake Forest. Starting at 3 p.m., local artists also will show and sell their work. Refreshments will be available, and picnics are welcome. For details, visit www.wakeforestarts.org.

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