A&E Calendar – Nov. 22, 2019

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Flash Fiction Writing Contest

Nov. 1-30

Love to write? You’re in luck: The theme of this year’s writing contest is up to you. Tell your own fiction story in 750 words or less to win the grand prize: a $20 gift card to Third Place Books, or the second place award, a $10 voucher for SCC’s bookstore. Writers have all month to meet the task, so if you’re feeling up for a challenge, go to https://library.shoreline.edu/ff for more details and a judging rubric.

Student Afternoon Recital

12:30-1:30 p.m., Nov. 22; SCC Music Building (Rm. 820)

The first recital of the year sees SCC’s hardworking music students performing a variety of pieces that they’ve practiced through private lessons. At this free afternoon showcase, drop by the music building to show your support and be serenaded at the same time.

The Art of Authoring a Children’s Story

5:30-6:30 p.m., Nov. 27; SCC Library (Rm. 4202)

When you think of writing as a career, you may forget about the profession of writing children’s books. At this free workshop, you can learn how to write, draw, promote and self-publish your own work in the genre. Visual communications graduate and actual children’s book author Nicholas Falk is here to give you advice from the pros. As always, remember to bring a pencil and paper or laptop.

Small Ensemble Recital

12:30-1:30 p.m., Dec. 6; SCC Music Building (Rm. 820)

Treat your ears to the sounds of SCC’s small ensemble recital in this free showcase set for Dec. 6. At this performance, music students who have spent the quarter preparing their hard work will have the chance to shine — and you get to hear the result. 

Fall Choir Concert

7:30 p.m., Dec. 5; First Lutheran Church of Richmond Beach

SCC’s Chamber Chorale and Shoreline Singers are ringing in a new season of concerts with the theme “I Arise.” Featuring uplifting themes of joining together as one, this showcase will feature tunes that range in mood from ominous to optimistic. For a detailed description of pieces featured in the program, see the article “HEADLINE.” 

Sense and Sensibility

7:30-9:30 p.m., Dec. 6; 7:30-9:30 p.m., Dec. 7; 3-5 p.m., Dec. 8; 7:30-9:30 p.m., Dec. 13; 7:30-9:30 p.m., Dec. 14; 3-5 p.m., Dec. 15; SCC Theater

What happens when a father’s death leaves two 18th-century sisters with nowhere to turn? This classic English tale by Jane Austen tells a story of family, romance and poignance. From Dec. 6-8, you can witness SCC’s talented actors and actresses bring the tale to life with a few new twists. Purchase your tickets at the door or at brownpapertickets.com today. 

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Clay Club Sale

10 a.m.-3 p.m., Nov. 22; Visual Arts Building (Rm. 2065)

Stop by the Visual Arts Center from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. to catch the last day of the Clay Club Sale. Here, you’ll find a sampling of pottery crafted by SCC’s own ceramics students at a range of prices. With the holidays quickly approaching, these creations make affordable and practical gifts.

Spindrift Entries

Through Jan. 15

Spindrift, SCC’s annual art and literary journal, is now accepting entries for its 2020 publication. For more information, visit www.shoreline.edu/spindrift/submissions