Arts Calendar, Aug. 16

To submit items for the Arts Calendar, email: darcy.odden@ecm-inc.com.

Auditions
Auditions for vocalists and musicians for worship team, 7 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 8, and Monday, Sept. 9, at River Valley Church, 14898 Energy Way, Apple Valley. Registration required via email at creative_arts@rivervalley.org.

Concerts
Lost and Found, Christian rock band, 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, Christus Victor Lutheran Church, 7510 Palomino Drive, Apple Valley. Free. Information: 952-454-6927.

Lost and Found, Christian rock band, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 18, Apple Valley Aquatic Center, 14421 Johnny Cake Ridge Road, Apple Valley. Free admission to aquatic center and free concert. Concessions available for purchase. Information and weather-related updates: www.sotv.org.

Carly Rae Jepsen & The Wanted, 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 18, in the amphitheater at the Minnesota Zoo as part of Subway Music in the Zoo. Tickets: $60. Information: www.mnzoo.com/musicinthezoo.

Lyle Lovett & His Large Band, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 21, in the amphitheater at the Minnesota Zoo as part of Subway Music in the Zoo. Tickets: $68. Information: www.mnzoo.com/musicinthezoo.

Summer Salon, chamber concert of classical music, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, Presbyterian Church of the Apostles, 701 E. 130th St., Burnsville. Donation of $20, checks and cash only, is suggested. Proceeds will support the church’s music programs. Information: 952-890-7877 or www.ChurchApostles.org.

The Robert Cray Band with Lamont Cranston Band, 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 25, in the amphitheater at the Minnesota Zoo as part of Subway Music in the Zoo. Tickets: $37. Information: www.mnzoo.com/musicinthezoo.

Events/festivals
Summer Spectacular by the Southern Cruzers Car Club, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, Dakota County Fairgrounds, 4008 220th St. W., Farmington. Swap meet, car show, craft fair, bluegrass bands and more. Car registration: $10 in advance, $15 at the gate. Admission: $5. Information: www.thesummerspectacular.com.

Burnsville Fire Muster, Sept. 4-8. Information: www.burnsvillefiremuster.com.

Ramble Jam Country Music Festival, Sept. 20-21, Dakota County Fairgrounds, 4008 220th St. W., Farmington. Produced by Rotary Club of Farmington. Information: www.ramblejamcountry.com.

Exhibits
“My Minnesota” photography exhibit by Dean Seaton runs throughout August at Dunn Bros. Coffee, 1012 Diffley Road, Eagan.

“Interaction & Fusion,” an exhibit by artists Geneva Costa and Sara Hanlon, will be on display through Sept. 8 in the Burnsville Performing Arts Center gallery, 12600 Nicollet Ave. Information: 952-895-4679 or www.burnsvillepac.com.

Visual art exhibit by Stephanie Molstre-Kotz is on display through October at the Robert Trail Library, 14395 S. Robert Trail, Rosemount.

Theater
“Everybody Loves Opal,” 7:30 p.m. Aug. 16-17 and 2 p.m. Aug. 18, Lakeville Area Arts Center, 20965 Holyoke Ave. Presented by Expressions Community Theater. Tickets: $14.50 at www.LakevilleAreaArtsCenter.com or 952-985-4640.

Mixed Precipitation’s “Agent Fidelio: A Picnic Operetta,” 6:30 p.m. Aug. 18, Caponi Art Park’s outdoor amphitheater, 1212 Diffley Road, Eagan. Free, but a $5 donation is suggested. Rain location: Easter Lutheran Church, 4545 Pilot Knob Road, Eagan. Information: www.caponiartpark.org.

Workshops/classes/other
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 jjloch@charter.net.

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