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    ACOUSTIC TODAY – Jason Paul – 9 p.m.; Acme Bar and Grill, 1105 E. State Blvd.; no cover; 480-2264.
  • Out and about
    BOOKS SATURDAY Jeremiah Israel – Author of “March the Damned”; 5 to 7 p.m.; Hyde Brothers, Booksellers, 1428 Wells St.
    ARTWORK AVAILABLE: To buy artwork from Manchester Main Street’s “Discover North Manchester” storefront artwork exhibit, go to
Bruno Surdo’s work is part of the “Contemporary Realism Biennial” at Fort Wayne Museum of Art.


All weekend – “CONTEMPORARY REALISM BIENNIAL 2012” Ends Oct. 28; also “Barns of Indiana” by Gwen Gutwein, ends Sept. 2; Fort Wayne Museum of Art, 311 E. Main St.; free admission Sundays and Thursdays; call for hours and prices, 422-6467 or www.fwmoa. org.

All weekend “IPFW ART STUDENTS LEAGUE” – Ends Sept. 2; Old Crown Coffee Roasters, 3417 N. Anthony Blvd.; hours, 422-5282.

All weekend – “THE AMERICAN GARDEN AND PEONIES” – Works of Mille Guldbeck and Jens Svendsen; ends Sept. 5; Wassenberg Art Center, 643 S. Washington St., Van Wert, Ohio; hours, 419-238-6837 or

Today and Saturday – “OILS BY SAM MINNICK” – Ends Aug. 31; Firefly Coffee House, 3523 N. Anthony Blvd.; hours, 373-0505 or and Saturday “PASTELS BY LISA RANSOM SMITH AND HAND-PAINTED SILK JEWELRY BY SUZANNE BELLOWS” – Ends Aug. 30; Orchard Gallery of Fine Art, 6312 Covington Road; call for hours, 436-0927.

Today and Saturday “SUMMER SPECTACULAR” – Ends Sept. 15; Castle Gallery, 1202 W. Wayne St.; hours, 426-6568 or

Today and Saturday – “THE VOICE IN THE FOREST” – Works of Michael Rhoades; ends Saturday; Lotus Yoga, Wellness & Gallery, 1301 Lafayette St.; 420-9642.

Today and Saturday – “NATURE PHOTOGRAPHY DISPLAY” – Ends Saturday; Limberlost Public Library; 164 Kelly St., Rome City; 260-854-2775.Today and Sunday – “RUDI KLIMPERT: A JOURNEY OF COLOR AND LIGHT” – Ends Sept. 7, Gallery G; Manchester University, North Manchester; hours, 260-982-5334.

Today – “F.A.M.E.” – Ends Aug. 30; First Presbyterian Gallery, 300 W. Wayne St.; free; hours, 426-7421.

Today – “WORKS OF KAREN HARVEY” – Ends Aug. 31; Townhouse Retirement Center Library, 2209 St. Joe Center Road; 483-3116.

Today – “WORKS OF JOHN KELTY” – Ends Aug. 31; ResCare Adult Day Service, 3711 Rupp Drive, Suite 106, Triangle Park; hours, 483-2888.

Today “WORKS OF TONI MURRAY” – Ends Aug. 31; Allen County Retinal Surgeons, 7900 W. Jefferson Blvd.; hours, 436-2181.

Today – “WORKS OF DONI ADAM” – Ends Aug. 31; Rehabilitation Hospital, Lutheran Campus, 7970 W. Jefferson Blvd., hours, 453-6100.

Today “WORKS OF RAY ATKINS” – Ends Aug. 31; Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 2417 Getz Road; 432-1524.

Today WORKS OF CHERIE DROEGE” – Ends Aug. 31; Visiting Nurse Hospice, 5910 Homestead Road; 435-3222.

Today “WORKS OF JENNIFER PARKS” – Ends Aug. 31; Window Garden Café, 110 E. Wayne St., Floor 13.

Today “WORKS OF LINDA BINEK” – Ends Aug. 31; Will Jewelers, 10146 Maysville Road; for exhibit information, call 493-2026.

Today – “WORKS OF DICK HEFFELFINGER AND ELIZABETH ENGLISH” – Ends Sept. 30; Citizens Square, second and third floors, 200 Wayne St.; 427-2763.

Today – “WORKS OF TRAVIS KLOTZ” – Ends Sept. 18; Café Verde, Ivy Tech Community College, 1800 N. Anthony Blvd.; 482-9171.

Today – “INDIANA WOMEN’S CAUCUS FOR ART: FOUR DECADES OF WOMEN IN ART” – Ends Sept. 16, Hershberger Art Gallery, Goshen College; hours, 574-535-7418.

Today – “VENTURES IN CREATIVITY 2012” – Ends today; University of Saint Francis, Mimi and Ian Rolland Visual Communication Center, 2701 Spring St.; 672-8390.

Today – “ARTISTRY IN WOOD” – Ends Sept. 16; Garrett Museum of Art, 100 S. Randolph St., Garrett; hours,

Sunday – “BLESSINGS ON CANVAS” – Works by Terry Haffner; ends Sept. 30; Langhinrichs Gallery, Unitarian Universalist Meeting House, 5310 Old Mill Road; hours, 744-1867.

Sunday – “NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT” – Ends Sept. 23; DeKalb Health, Auburn; free.

Monday through Thursday – “YOUTH ARTWORK ACROSS THE BRANCHES” – Ends Aug. 25; Jeffrey R. Krull Gallery, Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza; call for hours, 421-1200,