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Artist in Residence Offers Travel Journal Sketching Class October 14

Artist in Residence Offers Travel Journal Sketching Class October 14

Centrum Artist in Residence Darsie Beck will exhibit his travel journal sketches and journals in the month of October at the Northwest Maritime Center. Join Beck for First Saturday Gallery Walk from 6 p.m. to 9 pm on October 3, 2015 at the Tretter Gallery in the Maritime Heritage Building, 431 Water St. Beck will


Starry Starry Night – Centrum Gala! October 24

Starry Starry Night is Centrum’s signature fundraising event, our annual gala and auction, featuring fine dining, a raffle, silent and live auctions, and the opportunity to raise your paddle in support of Centrum’s scholarship fund, with the help of Auctioneer Laura Michalek. 300 guests will have the night of their lives!  PLEASE JOIN US! Information Here.


Port Townsend Chamber Music Series Announced

Lucinda Carver has planned a stellar new season of Chamber Music at Centrum, featuring ANONYMOUS 4 with their only Olympic Peninsula visit on their final U.S. Tour!  The AMELIA TRIO and the highly acclaimed CALDER QUARTET join us for a magical year of breathtaking music making at the Wheeler Theater.  Learn more on our Port Townsend Chamber


Wayne Horvitz Septet Honors Richard Hugo October 7

An Evening of Music and Poetry 7:30pm, October 7, 2015 Wheeler Theater, Fort Worden, Port Townsend, WA Produced by Centrum and Copper Canyon Press Known for his multifaceted musical personality, composer/musician Wayne Horvitz ventures into progressively‑inclined acoustic jazz and ultra‑modern classicism in his latest project, Some Places Are Forever Afternoon. Written in honor of the iconic