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“Calling All Theatre Buffs”: ARTworks will host an Open House for actors, directors, designers, technicians, and anyone else who is interested in participating in community theater on Sunday, March 23. Attendees should bring bios, a head shot, or other information relative to your craft and experience — although no previous experience is necessary. The Open House will be held from 4 to 6 p.m., followed at 6 p.m. by a showcase of monologues developed by students in Gail Westerfield’s Meisner technique acting class. For more information, please call 843-379-2787 or visit

River of Words: In celebration of national Youth Art Month, ARTworks is displaying the River of Words, a county-wide project in which students link the study of ecology with art and poetry, all of which reflects children’s understanding of our local watershed. The gallery walls will be filled with local students’  work, all of which reflects the children’s understanding of our local watershed. A public reception will be held Friday, March 14 from 5 to 7 p.m. to unveil a publication that contains the work on display.  ARTworks is open Tuesday-Saturday, at 2127 Boundary Street, in Beaufort Town Center. For more information, call 843-379-2787 or visit

Palmetto Dancers: Palmetto Dancers is a new dance team in Beaufort County that is sponsored by ARTworks. Members of Palmetto Dancers will have many performing opportunities from parades to festivals to stage performances. The dance team will be divided into different sections based on age. Registration will be held Thursday, March 20, from 4 to 7 p.m. at ARTworks, 2127 Boundary St., Beaufort. Call 843-379-2787 or email

Springtime Art Bliss: Springtime Art Bliss sale in the garden at the Charles Street Gallery, 914 Charles St., will be held Saturday, March 29, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Featuring original, whimsical, primitive artwork by Benton Lutz plus a wondrous selection of frames, prints, mirrors, and vintage Japanese household items. Visit

“A Date with Patsy Cline”: From April 4 through April 6 at ARTworks, actress Maggy Norden transforms into Patsy Cline for a performance that combines the well known and loved music of Patsy Cline with snippets of dialogue that reveal details about the singer’s personal life.