RECEPTION FOR SOCCA STUDIO ARTISTS EXHIBIT. 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at SoCCA, Main St. and Berlin Ave. Reception for the June artists of the month, a showcase of work by artists based in the building. Features a musical performance by the Ariana Straznicky Violin Studio.
NOW thru JUNE 29
JANE M WHITE ‘ARTIST’S COLLECTION AND…” Artist of the Month at The Gallery at The Orchards, 34 Hobart St. For 35 years, Jane came to specialize in painting house portraits in watercolor from places she has traveled. Each year, she exhibits her paintings in more than 20 art shows throughout Connecticut. More at www.JaneWhiteFineArt.com. Contact: (860) 628-5656.
NOW thru JUNE 30
SOCCA STUDIO ARTISTS EXHIBIT. June artists of the month. The featured exhibit will showcase work by artists based in our building, including Monique Morin, Lonnie DiNello, Robert Riggs Lombardi, Linda DeLuca and Mary DeCroce.
NOW thru SEPT. 1
SOCCA SHORT FILM CONTEST. Register entries through Friday, Sept. 1. Contest is open to Southington residents, ages 14-18. Create your own short film (3-5 minutes). Winners will be screened during the Apple Harvest Festival. Topics can vary, but all entries must include an apple in the footage. Cost for submissions is $20. Awards will be announced on the first Friday of the Festival. Send entries to firstname.lastname@example.org or call (860) 276-1581.
WINE DOWN WEDNESDAYS. At SoCCA, Main St. and Berlin Ave. Gather a group of least 5 friends and book a private paint night on Wednesdays or any other night of the week. Choice of subject by your group available, snacks and wine provided for $45 per person ($35 pp if BYOB).
SOCCA CLASSES. Registration available for youth, teen, and adult classes. Visit southingtonarts.org or call Mary at (860) 276-1581