If you can’t find your jam, you may not be looking hard enough because there is a lot of music going on in the next week. Oh, and lots of other stuff too.Sept. 27
The Kenworthy Performing Art Centre’s annual gala will feature a performance of the Portland Cello Project’s Infinite Variety show Sept. 27 at the center in Moscow.
The doors open at 7 p.m. for a social hour, including a no-host bar and beer and wine raffle. Entertainment begins at 8 p.m. with the Infinite Variety performance, which includes everything from classical to jazz to pop to heavy metal to new music compositions and completely improvised works, according to a news release. The Portland Cello Project formed in 2007, and includes Tyrone Hendrix on drums and Farnell Newton on trumpet.
Cost is $25 per person.
The 7 Devils, a five-member band hailing from the Lewiston-Clarkston Valley, will play for dancing and listening beginning at 7 p.m. Sept. 28 at the Lewiston Elks Lodge.
The band plays “rock, alt-country, country blues and more rock,” according to their social media page, and members are Scott Cargill, Jim Laws, Nathan Alford, Ryan Gibler and Nathanael Tucker. Admission for the concert is $10.
A dinner of bite-size steak and shrimp will be available for purchase from 6 to 8 p.m., and dinner reservations must be made by Friday by calling the Elks office at (208) 743-5591.
The lodge is at 3444 Country Club Drive.
Shiloh Sharrard Illi and her band, the Young Guns, will headline a Harvest Concert planned from 1 to 4 p.m. Sept. 29 outdoors at White Spring Ranch in Genesee.
Inside the ranch’s farmhouse, Jeanne McHale will play blues and folk music on the piano, while John Elwood will play his dulcimer on the farmhouse porch.
A baked potato bar will be available to feed visitors, and ranch buildings will be open for tours. Children’s activities will be available, and representatives of the Nez Perce National Historical Park visitor center museum in Spalding will give history demonstrations.
Donations will be accepted at the ranch, 1004 Lorang Road, just off Highway 95.
Colfax artist Robin Stanard will be on hand for a reception from 1 to 3 p.m. Sept. 29 at his exhibit, “Replica Oil Paintings from Musuems Around the World,” now hanging at the Center at Colfax Library.
Stanard is a self-taught artist, and was inspired to replicate the works of 20th century artists, including Monet, Van Gogh, Pissarro and Picasso.
The exhibit continues through Oct. 17. Hours are 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday and Friday, and 1 to 5 p.m. weekends. The library is at 102 S. Main St.
“Remembering the Blue & Grey” is the theme for the Sew-Ciety Quilters’s annual quilt show Sept. 29 and 30 at the Grangeville Elementary-Middle School.
Joan Hall, a longtime Camas Prairie resident, will be the show’s featured quilter.
The show’s hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, and will feature more than 150 quilts. Vendors, a country store and drawings also will be a part of the show.
The school is at 400 S. Idaho St.
Members of the Palouse Country Cowboy Poets & Musicians will give its fall performance at 2 p.m. Sept. 30 at Artisans at the Dahmen Barn in Uniontown.
Doors open at 12:30 p.m. and sausage dogs will be available to purchase.
Cost for the performance is $10.
The organization, which formed in 1995, has held twice-a-year performances at the barn since it opened. The group includes about 40 members, both poets and musicians.
Author Bette Lynch Husted of Pendleton, Ore., will read from her novel, “All Coyote’s Children,” from 7 to 8 p.m. Oct. 3 at BookPeople of Moscow.
Husted also will sign copies of her books at the event. She attended the University of Idaho in Moscow and is an Oregon Arts Commission recipient, and a finalist for both the Oregon Book Award and the WILLA Award in creative nonfiction.
BookPeople is at 521 S. Main St.