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home : arts & entertainment June 26, 2017

Sisters Folk Festival to host free concerts at park
Sisters Folk Festival will serve up a tasty - and varied - menu of free music this summer at Fir Street Park.
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Sisters Arts Association Fourth Friday Art Stroll
Celebrate the arrival of summer by strolling through the galleries of Sisters during the Fourth Friday Art Stroll, June 23 from 4 to 7 p.m. Grab your friends and enjoy the warmer weather and art while sampling light refreshments.

Hood Avenue Art is featuring Central Oregon pastels and oils by Kathleen Keliher and original Oregon sunstone jewelry by Elyse and Steven Douglas.

Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Dance academy doubles the fun with two spring shows
Sisters Dance Academy students took fans on a musical journey down through the ages and back for the spring recital with 150 dancers aged 3 to 18, performing ballet, tap, hip-hop and contemporary dance on Saturday afternoon and evening in the Sisters High School Auditorium.
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Noted artist's work hangs at Ranch Lodge
The internationally exhibited Bend artist Marjorie Wood Hamlin will exhibit her work at the Lodge at Black Butte Ranch through June 29. Her work is in homes throughout Central Oregon from Black Butte Ranch to Sunriver, as well as Portland and Lake Oswego.
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Local artists featured at library show
The Friends of the Sisters Library (FOSL) art exhibit for June features local artists Barbara Berry in the community room and Paul Alan Bennett in the computer room.
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Is a visual arts center in the cards for Sisters?
Since the 1990s Frank and Kathy Deggendorfer have been dedicated to growing the creative economy of the Sisters area. Through The Roundhouse Foundation they make many grants to strengthen arts organizations throughout Central Oregon.
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Sisters will dance through time
The Sisters Dance Academy will be performing their ninth-anniversary spring dance recital on Saturday, June 17, at the Sisters High School Auditorium.
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Roundabout to serve as Central Oregon gateway
When the new roundabout at the Highway 20/Barclay/McKinney Butte intersection is completely finished, there will be native landscaping, lighting, and a singular piece of artwork in the center.
Tuesday, June 6, 2017
Quilt will help support Furry Friends
"This one was hard to let go," Valerie Fercho-Tillery said of the quilt she has donated to raise funds for the Furry Friends Foundation.
Tuesday, June 6, 2017
Homebrew gets Sisters hoppin'
Americans have been brewing beer in their homes since colonial times. Both George Washington and Thomas Jefferson were home brewers.
Tuesday, June 6, 2017
It's Rodeo time in Sisters
A small army of volunteers has the arena painted, the signs up, the grounds spruced up and Sisters is all set to put on The Biggest Little Show in the World.

As it does each year, the 77th annual Sisters Rodeo will bring the best competitors in the sport to Sisters to challenge some of the best rodeo stock in the business.

Tuesday, June 6, 2017
Sisters to celebrate home brew
Boutique beer brewing has come home - literally. Many people are crafting their own, and Sisters will celebrate the results in the Sisters Homebrew Festival at Creekside Park on Saturday, June 3, from 1 to 6 p.m.
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Protecting animal athletes in rodeo
There is no organization more cautious and critical when it comes to animal welfare than the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association. The PRCA has set the standard of livestock care since 1949.
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Sisters Arts Association Fourth Friday Art Stroll
Sisters Arts Association's Fourth Friday Art Stroll is this Friday, May 26, from 4 to 7 p.m., in local galleries.
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Music is in the air across Sisters Country
As the weather warms and visitors come rolling into town, Sisters' live music scene kicks into high gear, featuring touring artists and the best of local musicians playing at a variety of venues across town. There's music in the air.
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Stroll, parade kicked off arts weekend
This past Friday Sisters turned out for the annual My Own Two Hands parade and art stroll. The event, started 17 years ago and then called "Painted Strings," has developed into a two-day event/fundraiser for the Americana Project and arts programs in the schools and other outreach programs of Sisters Folk Festival

The parade and art stroll kick off the weekend through town. Art- and music-lovers strolled through town to the various art galleries and viewed some of the art pieces that were donated by various artists for Saturday's fundraising auction.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Art exhibit features printmaking
The "Inner and Outer Landscapes" exhibit will feature the prints of artists Gin Laughery and Julie Winter. Both artists are members of Atelier 6000, a center for printmaking and book arts. A6 cultivates art and appreciation, enhances learning through art, and expands creative expression.
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Sisters photographers display work at library
With their cameras, skilled photographers are able to capture moments in time that will never again be seen exactly the same way. In the May Friends of the Sisters Library art exhibit, members of the Sisters Photography Club are showcasing their own unique moments in time with familiar and foreign landscapes, rodeo action shots, wildlife, animals, and birds, and people caught being themselves.
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Chorale performing for Mother's Day
Sisters High Desert Chorale Director Connie Gunterman will bring the highly regarded singing group back to perform two free performances Mother's Day weekend at Sisters Community Church. (Donations are welcome.)
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Mustang act to return to Sisters Rodeo
Sisters Rodeo has announced the return of Bobby Kerr's Mustang Act to the arena for the 77th annual rodeo.
Tuesday, May 9, 2017

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