University of Dayton, 222-5101
Thru 3/26 – Images From Science – An exhibition of scientific photography
Top of the Market Exhibit Space
32 Webster St., Dayton 513-422-8400
Thru 3/31 Salvador Dali – Love Conquers Hate: A rare lithograph collection with more than 200 pieces by Salvador Dali and Max Ernst from the private collection of Dr. Heinz Ess. Proceeds from the exhibit will be donated to Justin King, suffering from Cystic Fibrosis in need of multiple organ transplants.
Boonshoft Museum of Discovery
2600 DeWeese Parkway, Dayton 275-7431
Thru 5/3 Strange Matter: Study of high-tech materials that have made their way from the space program to the “stuff” of everyday life.
The Cannery Art & Design Centre
434 E. Third St., Dayton 228-2232
Ongoing – Exhibits by ocal artists, including painting, pottery, jewelry, sculpture and photography.
Dayton Art Institute
458 Belmonte Park North, Dayton 223-5277
Thru 5/31 William Morris – Myth, Object and the Animal: Works from one of America’s most gifted glass artists.
Thru 4/5 -In the Glen – The Art of Robert Whitmore: Honoring the artistic legacy of this native son with nearly 60 works by this accomplished painter, printmaker and draughtsman.
Now – 4/12 Kids as Curators – Kids Experiencenter Gallery: Curated by 5th and 6th grade students from Dayton area schools, the exhibition explores the theme of Ohio art and artists.
Now – Fall 2009 Exploring Art A to Z – Kids Experiencenter Gallery: Developed for kids from pre-K through 3rd grade. Introducing art to children using 26 pieces from the museum’s collection and area artists.
Dayton History at Carillon Park
1000 Carillon Blvd., Dayton 293-2841
Tours of Hawthorn Hill: Tours are conducted Wed. and Sat. for those who have made advance, prepaid reservations. Tours depart Carillon Historical Park via shuttle van at 10am and 12:30pm.
Dayton Visual Arts Center
118 N. Jefferson St, Dayton 224-3822
Thru 3/27 The Cline Show: In partnership with the Dayton Society of Painters & Sculptures, held at the Dayton Convention Center.
Gallery Saint John
Bergamo – Mt. St. John
4400 Shakertown Rd., Beavercreek 320-5405
Thru 4/14 – Moments in Time: A collection of watercolor and oil paintings by Charles P. Wanda, SM.
Rosewood Art Center
2655 Olson Dr., Kettering 296-02944
Thru 3/27 – Works On Paper: The 19th annual exhibit of artworks on paper by artists within a 45-mile radius of Dayton.
University of Dayton Art Galleries
The Marian Library 7th Floor of Roesch Library
300 College Park, Dayton 229-4214 or 4254
Thru 3/27 The Fairest of All Works by Jan Oliver
Vintage Fashion Show & Luncheon Noon Presented by the Junior Group of Goodwill Industries. Limited seating. 10 Wilmington Place, 253-1010.
Wind Symphony 8pm WSU Creative Arts Center, Concert Hall, 3640 Col. Glenn Hwy. 775-5544
Wright State University: Winter Dance Concert 8pm Seven world premiere works from WSU faculty, Dayton Ballet 2 and DCDC 2. Thru 3/15 WSU Creative Arts Center, 3640 Col. Glenn Hwy., Dayton 775-2500
Wholly Brass 7:30pm Juillard School graduates, the quintet plays classical, jazz, Broadway, world and Hollywood music. Centerville Performing Arts Center, Centerville High School 859-9811
Women’s Chorale & University Chorus 8pm. WSU Creative Arts Center, Concert Hall, 3640 Col. Glenn Hwy. 775-5544
Dayton Philharmonic Superpops 8pm Petula Clark performs with the Orchestra. Also 3/14 Schuster Center, One W. Second St., Dayton 228-3630
Men’s Ensemble, Sinclair Singers & Sinclair LIFE Gospel Choir 8pm Sinclair Comm. College, Blair Hall Theatre, 444 W. Third St., Downtown Dayton 512-2341
The Paris Letter 8pm A Wall Street powerhouse finds his personal and professional life threatened by the unraveling secrets of his past.. Thru 3/15 Dayton Theatre Guild, 2330 Salem Ave., Dayton 278-5993
Sweeney Todd 8pm Musical story of a barber who kills his clients. Thru 3/15 WSU Herbst Theatre, 3640 Col. Glenn Hwy., Dayton 775-2500
James and the Giant Peach 7:30pm (See 3/5)
Inherit the Wind 8pm Two legal giants argue opposing sides in the famous evolution/creationism courtroom drama. Thru 3/15 Playhouse South, Clark Haines Theatre, 3700 Far Hills Ave., Kett., OH (888) 262-3792
Applause 8pm Looks at the lives of Broadway stars and their quest for applause. Thru 3/15 Beavercreek Community Theatre, 3868 Dayton-Xenia Rd., Beavercreek 429-4737.
Wright State University Winter Dance Concert 8pm Featuring seven world premiere works from WSU faculty and special guests, Dayton Ballet 2 and DCDC 2. Thru 3/15 WSU Creative Arts Center, 3640 Col. Glenn Hwy., Dayton 775-2500
ArtStreet’s Friday Night Film: Lost in Translation 9pm From blockbuster musicals to thought-provoking documentaries – a different film every Friday night. FREE and open to the public. ArtStreet Studio B, 330 Kiefaber St, Dayton 229-5101
Dayton History “End of Winter Feast” Tavern Dinner 6 pm A dining event in the city’s oldest building, Newcom Tavern. Guests are served a hearth-cooked, historically accurate multi-course supper. Reservations required. Thru 3/28 Dayton History, Carillon Park, 1000 Carillon, Dayton 293-2841
Dayton Philharmonic Superpops – Petula Clark 8pm (See 3/13)
Vanguard Concert: Robert Belinic 8pm Croatian guitar player performs for this chamber music series.. Dayton Art Institute, NCR Renaissance Auditorium, 456 Belmonte Park North 512-0144 or 436-0244
Robert and Tiraje Ruckman Piano Duo 8pm Sinclair Community College, Blair Hall Theatre, 444 W. Third St., Downtown Dayton 512-2753
Graduate Recital 3pm Karen Schanely, flute. WSU Creative Arts Center, Concert Hall, 3640 Col. Glenn Hwy. 775-5544
Springfield Symphony Orchestra: Screen Classics 8pm Six film scores will be performed by the orchestra to the actual screen footage of the films. Clark State PAC, 300 S. Fountain Ave.,Springfield 328-3874
The Paris Letter 5pm (See 3/13)
Sweeney Todd 3pm & 8pm (See 3/13)
Altar Boyz 7:30pm A musical-comedy spoof about a fictitious Christian boy-band on the last night of their national “Raise the Praise” tour. Victoria Theatre, 138 N. Main, Dayton 228-3630
Inherit the Wind 8pm (See 3/13)
Applause 8pm (See 3/13)
James and the Giant Peach 3pm A giant peach grows as large as a house. James crawls inside and the adventure begins! Thru 3/22 Town Hall Theatre, 27 North Main St., Centerville 433-8957
Wright State University: Winter Dance Concert 3 & 8pm Seven world premiere works from WSU faculty with Dayton Ballet 2 and DCDC 2. Thru 3/15 WSU Creative Arts Center, 3640 Col. Glenn Hwy., Dayton 775-2500
“The Art of Collecting Glass” 1:30 pm Discussion of the when, where and how of collecting glass by Tom Hawk of Hawk Gallery in Columbus, Ohio
Miami Valley Gardening Conference (Call for time) Find fresh ideas for the coming growing season. Wegerzyn Gardens MetroPark. 275-PARK
St. Patrick’s Day at the Market 8am-3pm Arcadian Banshees from 11am-1pm; also Celtic Academy of Irish Dance. Second Street Market, Downtown Dayton
ShamROCK ‘09 7pm Rock to live local bands, chill in the Gaming Cave, sing karaoke, win prizes, dance all night. Boonshoft Museum of Discovery, 2600 DeWeese Parkway, Dayton 275-7431.
Opera Gala: The Magic of Moulin Rouge 6pm-Midnight The Opera Guild of Dayton’s annual fundraiser. Dayton Country Club, Dayton 293-1920
Dayton History “End of Winter Feast” Tavern Dinner 6 pm (See 3/13)
Dayton Philharmonic: Inaugural Recital – Free Concert 4:30pm Seventh Day Adventist Church, 3939 Stonebridge Road, Kettering 222-3447
Chorale, Chamber Choir & Women’s Ensemble 4pm Conductor Nolan W. Long. St. John’s Lutheran Church, Corner of 5th and Ludlow, Downtown Dayton 512-2753
Afternoon Musicales 2pm TriFraternity Concert Truly Fine Nifty Nine. Also Dr. Jennifer Cruz, piano; Priscilla Acuff, pipe organ. Dayton Art Institute, NCR Renaissance Auditorium, 456 Belmonte Park North, Dayton 223-5277
Collegiate Chorale 8pm; Also Senior Recital 8pm Jeremiah Bruney, trumpet. WSU Creative Arts Center, Concert Hall, 3640 Col. Glenn Hwy. 775-5544
The Paris Letter 3pm (See 3/13)
Sweeney Todd 3pm (See 3/13)
James and the Giant Peach 3pm (See 3/5)
Inherit the Wind 2pm (See 3/13)
Applause 3pm (See `3/13)
Wright State University: Winter Dance Concert 3pm (See 3/12)
Hike for the Health of it 2pm These are brisk-paced walks. Carriage Hill MetroPark
Springfield Symphony Orchestra: Symphony 101 7pm Series of informal talks designed to enhance the concert experience. Free admission. Clark State PAC, 300 S. Fountain Ave., Springfield 328-3874
Sinclair College Concert Band 7:30pm Conductor Kenneth Kohlenberg. Sinclair Comm. College, Blair Hall Theatre, 444 W. Third St., Downtown Dayton 512-2753
Cathie Ryan 7:30pm One of Celtic music’s most popular and enduring singer-songwriters. Clark State PAC, 300 S. Fountain Ave., Springfield 328-3874
Dayton Music Club Concert 10:45am Anne Watson, Piano; Donna Reece, Soprano & Wilma Meckstroth, Piano; Jane Katsuyama, Cello. Free and open to the public. Shiloh Church, 5300 Philadelphia Dr., Dayton
Handbell Choir 7:30pm Conductor Margaret Dill. Sinclair Community College, Blair Hall Theatre, 444 W. Third St., Downtown Dayton 512-2753
Percussion Studio Recital 8pm WSU Creative Arts Center, Concert Hall, 3640 Col. Glenn Hwy. 775-5544
Montgomery Woman’s Club Town Hall Lecture Series: Maurice “Termite” Watkins 11am An Olympic Dream that Inspired the World. King’s Island Paramount Theatre inside park, Cincinnati (513) 684-1632 leave message.