While strolling and dining in Bolton the weekend of July 24 and 25, keep an eye open for 18 local artists that will have their work on display and for sale throughout the town. Bolton has a lengthy, illustrious history in the art world, and there's no greater pleasure than enjoying artwork in stunning natural surroundings. For details, contact Wauneata Waller at firstname.lastname@example.org or 644-3880.
Area events, activities
The weekly series of "Adventure Wednesdays" offered by the town Recreation Department provides prime activities for area youth and adults. July 21 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., folks will be taking a 5.4-mile hike along the west bank of the Tongue Mt. Range in Northwest Bay. This one-way hike is fairly level and provides many great views of the bay, as well as opportunities to observe wildlife. Hikers will return to Veterans' Park via boat from the Point of Tongue Mountain. The free excursion is limited to 12 people.
Every Tuesday at Rogers Park, from 7:15 to 9:30, live, free concerts are held, and entertainment for July 20 features the group "Rockology," a 70s and 80s classic rock band that covers hits from groups like Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Billy Idol, and Bon Jovi. Admission is free.
Family-oriented movies in Rogers Park are offered each Wednesday, and Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory will be shown 8:30 p.m. July 21.
The Youth Arts and Crafts sessions are held Monday through Friday, 9:30 a.m. to noon in Veterans Park. No registration is required for the free series, but daily sign-ups are recommended. The wide variety of projects are intended for youth ages eight and up. Younger children may attend if accompanied by an adult. The instructor is Cathy Kearney.
Adult Arts and Crafts sessions are held Monday and Wednesday, 6-8 p.m. in the Veterans Park pavilion. All are welcome to stop in to enjoy a variety of projects and topics offered in the free series.