FESTIVAL: Experience Arts Fest on Saturday benefits arts grants

The Rick Epting Foundation for the Arts and the Conway Muse present The Experience Arts Fest from 3 to 9 p.m. Saturday, April 25, at the Conway Muse, 18444 Spruce St., in Conway.

Featured musical artists are The La Rosa Trio, The Atlantics, The Stilly River Band, Kevin Keineker, Chuck Dingee, and the Bards of Keypoynt.

Kim Hargrove, who teaches dance at Cook Road Grange, will lead three, 30-minute dance lessons during the event in the upstairs Bard Room, and Shakespeare Northwest Theater will perform comedic scenes based on the works of the Bard.

Barbara Silverman Summers will offer a mask workshop for kids and adults, and there will be a shared art project to which everyone can contribute. Storyteller Theresa Vaughn will deliver a humorous take on a classic fairy tale, and a crafts bazaar and a raffle will raise money for the foundation’s arts scholarship and grant program.

The Muse also will have food and drinks for sale. Suggested donation is $10 per person; $20 per family. Details: 360-445-3000.