To submit items for the Arts Calendar, email: [email protected].
“Arsenic & Old Lace” auditions for the Prior Lake Players fall 2013 production, 6:30-9 p.m. Monday, June 10, and Wednesday, June 12, at Twin Oaks Middle School, 15860 Fish Point Road S.E., Prior Lake. Those auditioning should prepare a short comedic monologue and will also read from the script. Auditions are first-come, first-served; no appointments necessary. Information: www.plplayers.org.
Book signing by JoAnn Deveny, author of “When Bluebirds Fly: Losing a Child, Living with Hope,” 1-3 p.m. Saturday, June 1, at Barnes & Noble, 14880 Florence Trail, Apple Valley.
Joan Baez, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, June 6, in the amphitheater at the Minnesota Zoo as part of Subway Music in Zoo. Tickets: $47. Information: www.mnzoo.com/musicinthezoo.
Music in Kelley Park featuring The Laurent Brothers from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, June 7, at Kelley Park, 6855 Fortino St., Apple Valley. Free. Food and beverages available for purchase.
Richard Thompson Electric Trio with Field Report, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 8, in the amphitheater at the Minnesota Zoo as part of Subway Music in Zoo. Tickets: $35. Information: www.mnzoo.com/musicinthezoo.
Studio 4 Dancers recital, 3 and 6 p.m. Saturday, June 1 ($12.50), and noon and 6 p.m. Sunday, June 2 ($15 adults, $12.50 ages 12 and younger), Burnsville Performing Arts Center, 12600 Nicollet Ave. Tickets available at the box office and Ticketmaster at 800-982-2787, Ticketmaster.com.
I Love Burnsville Week, June 1-8. Information: www.ci.burnsville.mn.us/index.aspx?NID=738.
Rhythm & Words Family Music and Book Festival, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 8, at Burnsville Performing Arts Center, 12600 Nicollet Ave. For children ages 10 and younger and their parents. Free.
Farmington Dew Days, June 10-15. Information: www.dewdays.com.
Children’s Art Festival, featuring art by District 191 elementary students, May 9 to June 8, Burnsville Performing Arts Center, 12600 Nicollet Ave., Burnsville. Information: 952-895-4685.
Introduction to Digital Photography, 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, June 8, Caponi Art Park, Eagan. Ages 10 and older; youth under 15 must be accompanied by an adult. Cost: $5. Information: www.caponiartpark.org/programs/photoprogram.
Zumin’ 4 Christ for women, 9:30-10:30 a.m. June 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27. Cost: $30. (Girls ages 6 and up free with paying adult.) Child care for $2 a child could be provided, if needed. Cross of Christ Community Church, 8748 210th St. W., Lakeville. Information: Karin at [email protected].
God’s Praising Princess Camp, June 25-27, 2-3:15 p.m. (ages 3-5, $40), 3:30-5:30 p.m. (ages 6-10, $60). Cross of Christ Community Church, 8748 210th St. W., Lakeville. Information: Karin at [email protected].
MacPhail Center for Music offers summer camps for students ages 3-18. Information: www.macphail.org or 612-321-0100.
Teen Poetry Jam/Rap Battle, 4-5 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at Apple Valley Teen Center, 14255 Johnny Cake Ridge Road, Apple Valley, (952) 953-2385. Ages 12-18.
Adult painting open studio, 9 a.m. to noon Fridays at the Eagan Art House, 3981 Lexington Ave. S. Fee is $5 per session. Information: 651-675-5521.
Teens Express Yourself with Paint, 5-7 p.m. Mondays at Brushworks School of Art in Burnsville, www.BrushworksSchoolofArt.com, 651-214-4732.
Drama/theater classes for ages 4 and up at River Ridge Arts Building, Burnsville, 952-736-3644.
Show Biz Kids Theater Class for children with special needs (ASD/DCD programs), In the Company of Kids 13710 Nicollet Ave., Burnsville, 952-736-3644.
Broadway Kids Dance and Theater Program for all ages and abilities, In the Company of Kids, 13710 Nicollet Ave., Burnsville (Colonial Shopping Center), 952-736-3644.
Join other 55-plus adults at the Eagan Art House to create beaded jewelry. The Jewelry Club meets on the third Friday of each month from 1-3 p.m. Information: 651-675-5500.
Soy candle making classes held weekly in Eagan near 55 and Yankee Doodle. Call Jamie at 651-315-4849 for dates and times. $10 per person. Presented by Making Scents in Minnesota.
Country line dance classes held for intermediates Mondays 1:30-4 p.m. at Rambling River Center, 325 Oak St., Farmington, $5/class. Call Marilyn 651-463-7833.
Country line dance classes on Wednesdays at the Lakeville Senior Center, 20110 Holyoke Ave. Beginners, 9-10 a.m.; Intermediate, 10 a.m. to noon. $5/class. Call Marilyn 651-463-7833.
The Lakeville Area Arts Center offers arts classes for all ages, www.lakevillemn.gov, 952-985-4640.
Rosemount History Book Club meets 6:30-8 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at the Robert Trail Library. Information: John Loch, 952-255-8545 or [email protected].