TIPP CITY - The Tipp Roller Mill Theater will feature GiggleGrass on Saturday, May 25 at 7:30 p.m. GiggleGrass is a bluegrass group that the bluegrass community throughout this region is buzzing about.
GiggleGrass is comprised of a mixture of bluegrass veterans and youngsters…youngsters that play and sing far beyond their years. GiggleGrass plays a variety of traditional bluegrass, classic country, and bluegrass gospel to entertain audiences of all ages.
The theater is located at 225 East Main Street in Tipp City. Admission is $8 for adults amd $4 for students k-12. For more information, call 937-667-3696.
TIPP CITY - Students can answer the question “What’s in the Woods?” creatively with Tipp City Area Arts Council’s free annual Student Art Contest this spring. The contest is open to students who are in grades K- 12; categories for the contest are K-1; 2-3; 4-6; 7-9; and 10-12. Students must live or go to school in Tipp City or its surrounding areas.
Artwork may be 2D or 3D and should be submitted along with the entry form by May 24. This year’s theme, “What’s in the Woods?” will be adjudicated by a committee and prizes will be awarded at the June 6th reception. Artwork will be on exhibit from June 6 through July 7 at Benkin’s Studio 14 Gallery located at 14 E. Main St. in Tipp City.
Rules and entry forms can be found at the TCAAC website: www.tippcityartscouncil.com under the Get Involved link.
Contact Molly Spencer at
or Lily Nichols at
for more information.
WEST MILTON - The Hoffman United Methodist Church is looking for applicants to take part in the Seventh Annual Art Show to be held July 12-14 in their activity center at 201 S. Main St.in West Milton.
The purpose of the show is to share local area talent with the public. The show will be non-juried, and some pieces may be available for purpose. These transactions will be handled directly betweem the artist and the interested party.
Local arts patron Bill Netzley, of Bill Netzley Roofing, has enabled the art show to greatly increase the prize money being awarded again this year. Awards to be given are: 1st place will be given $500, 2nd place $400, and 3rd place $300. Eight additional awards of $100 each will also be presented.