March 16POMEROY — The Blue Mountain Artisan Guild’s Flowers and Showers Spring Show will open with a reception from 5 to 6 p.m. March 16 at the BMAG Art Center here.
The featured artist is photographer Suzanne Grove and the junior artists are Tatum and Dutch Jones. All are of Pomeroy.
The show continues through April 26.
The center is at 745 Main St. It is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.
LEWISTON — The ninth annual Food Bank Country Music Show is 7 p.m. March 17 in the hall of New Bridges Community Church here.
The evening will feature performances by Shiloh and the Young Guns, Bodie Dominguez, Hal Olson, Monte Garrison, Chad Bramlet and 7 Devils, all from the Quad-Cities region.
Cost is $10 with all proceeds going to the Community Action Food Bank in Lewiston.
The church is at 2102 Eighth St. Additional parking is available at the Idaho State Veterans Home across the street and shuttles to the church hall will be provided.
PALOUSE — The 14th annual St. Paddy’s in Palouse will celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with live traditional Irish music by Potatohead beginning at 6 p.m. March 17 at the Palouse Community Center.
The family friendly event includes dancing, Irish soda bread and Cougar Gold cheese. Wine and beer will be available for purchase, and Hearth of the Dragon will be selling pizza in the parking lot.
Cost is $10 with those age 10 and younger admitted free.
The center is at 220 E. Main St.
MOSCOW — A community contra dance March 18 will feature music by the River City Ramblers of Spokane beginning at 8 p.m. at the 1912 Center here.
Nora Scott of Spokane will be the dance caller.
Free dance lessons are offered beginning at 7:30 p.m., and the dance will continue until 10:30 p.m.
Members of the old-time string band include Judy Lungren on fiddle, Bill Siems on mandolin, Dawn Holladay on guitar and Michael Gifford on bass.
Cost is $6 for Palouse Folklore Society members, $8 for nonmembers and $5 for those attending their first PFS contra dance.
The center is at 412 E. Third St.
LEWISTON — The Lewis-Clark Community Concert Band will perform a free concert beginning at 3 p.m. March 19 in the Lewiston High School auditorium.
The band is under the direction of Garry Walker of Clarkston. The high school is at 1114 Ninth Ave.
MOSCOW — The four-man vocal chamber ensemble New York Polyphony will perform at 7:30 p.m. March 21 in the University of Idaho’s Administration Building auditorium here.
The performance is part of the 30th anniversary season of the UI’s Auditorium Chamber Music Series.
Members of the ensemble include Geoffrey Williams, countertenor; Steven Caldicott Wilson, tenor; Christopher Dylan Herbert, baritone; and Craig Phillips, bass. Their concert will include a collaboration with the UI vocal group, the Vandaleers.
The Grammy-nominated ensemble has released seven albums, including two that have topped the “best of” lists of the New Yorker, Gramophone and BBC Music Magazine, according to their website.
Cost is $22 regular price, $19 for ages 65 and older and $10 for students. Tickets are available in advance at BookPeople of Moscow, 521 S. Main St., or at the door.
PULLMAN — Women of the World, a Boston-based international a cappella quartet, will take the Jones Theatre stage at 7:30 p.m. March 22 in Daggy Hall on the campus of Washington State University here.
Women of the World was named a cappella national champion at the 2014 Harmony Sweepstakes, according to a news release. Members, all graduates of Berklee College of Music in Boston, are founder Ayumi Ueda, Japan; Giorgia Renosto, Italy; Annette Philip, India; and Deborah Pierre, United States and Haiti.
Admission is $18 regular price, $15 for ages 60 and older, $9 for non-WSU students and youth and free for WSU students. Tickets may be purchased online at www.ticketswest.com, by phone at (800) 325-SEAT or in person at TicketsWest outlets, including the Beasley Coliseum box office from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. weekdays.