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home : arts & entertainment December 15, 2017

'Cozy mystery' novel set in Sisters
Always up for a puzzle to solve, local author Lanagan Vitaceae is particularly engrossed in writing "cozy mysteries." And inspired by the real town of Sisters, one of her series, "Murder at the Tumbleweed Tea B&B," is a murder mystery that entertains.
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Sisters merchant goes Havana daydreamin'
If given the opportunity to make a return visit to Havana, Mackenzie Creek Mercantile owner Sue Leek would do it "in a heartbeat - to see more. Two days wasn't enough."
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Sisters Library is full of art
Sisters Library is full of beautiful art for the month of December.

In addition to Caroline Stratton-Crow's watercolors and acrylics in the community room ("Art in the natural world," The Nugget, December 6, page 5), the computer room and entryway display cases are showcasing three artists who work in very diverse media.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Dancers set to perform in holiday showcase
It is performance season for the Sisters Dance Academy. The dancers will culminate a busy season with two performances over the weekend.
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
A very canine Christmas
Even though Santa has been real busy in Sisters this holiday season, he couldn't go back to the North Pole without a visit with Sisters' furry kids - it's an annual Sisters tradition.
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Carols of Christmas and the Sisters Chorale
It's time to get ready for the annual Christmas performance at Sisters Community Church by the Sisters High Desert Chorale under the direction of Connie Gunterman.

This year, Lola Knox's Renaissance Sisters, Children's Choir, and High Desert Bell Choir, along with Peggy Tehan's ukulele players will also be taking part.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Art in the natural world
Caroline Stratton-Crow stepped back from hanging the last piece of art on the wall and exclaimed, "This is really pretty scary - seeing all of my art in one place!"
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Sisters Art Works hosts fundraising events
The Sisters Kiwanis Food Bank will benefit from the December 2 Holiday Open House through the platters and textiles fundraiser.
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Kerani Mitchell departs Sisters Folk Festival
It's been almost four years since Kerani Mitchell joined the Sisters Folk Festival staff as volunteer and program manager. Over the years her time with SFF staff, volunteers and students has truly evolved into a family of co-workers and friends.

Volunteer Kip Wheeler reflected on Mitchell's impact: "I've never worked with a better volunteer coordinator. Kerani's ability to combine head and heart never failed to amaze me. She will be missed at SFF.

Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Sisters chorale has new director
The Sisters High Desert Chorale came under new direction this spring when Connie Gunterman was chosen as choral director following the retirement of Irene Liden. Connie brings over 25 years of choral-conducting experience.
Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Father and son pursue wood carving
Paul Stark is a nationally renowned wood carver. His son Jon is carving out a name for himself in the same trade.
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Musical cast made a close-knit team
The Sisters High School music program completed its successful four-show run of Cinderella Sunday afternoon, November 5.
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
Oil paintings on display at library
Chris Nelson, co-owner of the new Wildflower Studio in Sisters, is the featured artist for the Friends of the Sisters Library art exhibit in the computer room of the library for the month of November.
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
Sisters Folk Festival earns honors
Sisters Folk Festival was honored with the Organizational Achievement Award from the Folk Alliance Region-West (FAR-West). The Northwest chapter of Folk Alliance International made the award, which is part of the "Best of the West" category. The annual conference was held in Bellevue, Washington, October 5-8.
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
'Cinderella' on tap at high school
The Sisters High School music department is performing the Rodgers and Hammerstein Broadway musical "Cinderella" Thursday, November 2 through Sunday, November 5 in the SHS auditorium. Show times are 7 p.m. except for a Saturday matinee show at 2 p.m.
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
From the Zuni Pueblo: Mystery, artwork, and love
Discussing an unfamiliar subject without background, Zuni artwork for instance, is like telling a newcomer from the Amazon about powder conditions on Hoodoo and snowboarding.
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
2018 Oregon bird calendars available
The 2018 "Oregon Wings and Feathers" calendar is now available. Wildlife photographer Douglas Beall has assembled this year's calendar from his favorite photographs of birds taken in the past year. Beall photographs and writes the Sisters Country Birds feature for The Nugget.
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Folk festival has new development director
Steven Remington has come on board as the new development director for Sisters Folk Festival.
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Crowds flock to Harvest Faire
The sunny autumn weather helped attract thousands of treasure-seekers into town for the 42nd annual Harvest Faire hosted by Sisters Area Chamber of Commerce on Main Avenue last weekend.
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Rickards to offer 'Lupine In Bloom' print
Dan and Julia Rickards invite the Sisters community to join them for the 14th Annual Print Giveaway at Clearwater Gallery and Framing. The gallery doors will open at 10 a.m. Dan will be signing 150 prints and offering an array of framing packages at discounted prices for the weekend.
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

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