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Friday, September 14th
Gallery X Presents The Art of Scott Carola (5:00pm-8:00pm)
Scott Carola is a lifelong resident of New Bedford. Over the past several years he has re-ignited his passion for artwork and honed his skills as a pencil artist, working in graphite, colored pencil and pastel. He is a former corrections officer of the old Ash St. Jail, and current Detective Lieutenant of the New Bedford Police Department.
“The Story Thus Far” is a show about just that; a retrospective of the last 5 years with original works he refuses to part with and prints of fan favorites that earned him the following he has today. Come check out what Carola has been up to, as we prepare to send him off into hyperspace with what comes next. 169 William St, New Bedford. See more of Scott’s work: https://www.facebook.com/BarbedWireNest/
Poetry in Voice of Anna Douglass (7:00pm-8:30pm)
You may have heard about Frederick Douglass, but what have you read or thought about his wife, Anna? Author M. Nzadi Keita will read from her book, Brief Evidence of Heaven: Poems in the Voice of Anna Douglass, on Friday evening, September 14, at 7:00 pm. This free event will be held in partnership with the New Bedford Historical Society. Reception to follow reading. The reading will take place at New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park, 33 William Street, downtown New Bedford.
Genticorum in Concert (7:30pm-9:30pm)
Genticorum brings jubilant Celtic-based music from French Canada to the Music in the Gallery concert series on Friday, September 14, 2018 at 7:30 PM in the beautiful James Arnold Mansion, which houses the Wamsutta Club, 427 County Street (at the corner of Union Street) New Bedford, MA.
“Cover Up” at The Bar (9:30pm-12:00pm)
An energetic, multi-genre, acoustic act. Doing a wide range of cover songs and originals! The Bar, 266 Dartmouth St, New Bedford.
“Craig Demelo the Whiskey Poet” at PUB6T5 (9:00pm-1:00am)
Live acoustic music from the Craig Demelo Band. 736 Ashley Blvd, New Bedford, MA.