Art exhibits & events
HIGH SCHOOL ART COMPETITION RECEPTION. Thursday, March 13, 5 to 7 p.m., Manninen Center for the Arts, Endicott College, 376 Hale St., Beverly. Endicott College’s third annual High School Art Competition 2014 is a juried exhibit featuring works by 46 students from local high schools. A reception, musical presentation by the Endicott Singers, and awards ceremony will be held; exhibit and reception are free and open to the public. Kathleen Moore, 978-232-2655 or email@example.com. www.endicott.edu/centerforthearts.
M IS FOR MUSEUM: ILLUSTRATORS SHOW. Friday, March 14, 10 a.m., Wenham Museum, 132 Main St., Wenham. Children and the museum’s educator will look at and talk about the original children’s book illustrations in the Draw Me A Story exhibit, then draw a picture to take home. Included with museum admission; $8 adult, $6 children, free/members. 978-468-2377, www.wenhammuseum.org.
SCULPTURES IN WOOD. Artists reception will be held for the new exhibit, “Sculptures in Wood: Students of Joseph Wheelwright,” on Friday, March 14, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., at ArcWorks Community Art Center, 22 Foster St., Peabody. On view through April 19. Free; open to the public. firstname.lastname@example.org, 978-531-7146.
ARTIST RECEPTION: SUSAN DODGE. Saturday, March 15, 3 to 5 p.m., Howling Wolf Taqueria Restaurant, 76 Lafayette St., Salem. Meet Salem artist and Marblehead native Susan Dodge, whose paintings and prints are on view at the Howling Wolf, and in the lobby of the Salem Theatre Company during the showing of “Heroes” from March 20 to April 12.
CHARITY EXHIBITION RECEPTION. Saturday, March 15, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., The Centennial Gallery, 4 Centennial Drive, Peabody. To celebrate their adoration of the Atlantic Ocean, a group of six artistic Salem Willows Yacht Club members are exhibiting their various works of art, many with a focus on the area’s seaside surroundings, at The Centennial Gallery. Light snacks and refreshments served. Ten percent from all sales donated to Sandy Point Junior Sailing Program. Mary Concannon, email@example.com or 978-998-0240.