• The Indiana Potters Conference on Oct. 3 and 4 is accepting entries for its “State of Clay in Indiana” exhibit from Aug. 26 to Oct. 11. The deadline for entries is July 25. To register or for more information, go to http://bit.ly/StateofClayIN or call 481-6057.
• The Fort Wayne Artists Guild is accepting registration for its Kekionga Plein Air event Aug. 22 to 24 in Fort Wayne and surrounding Allen County. To register or more information, go to Eventbrite.com or www.fortwayneartistsguild.org/kekionga-pleinair-event.
• The Auburn Arts Commission is accepting applications for its Gene Stratton-Porter Plein Aire Paint Out event Sept. 14. To apply and more more information, go to www.artsinauburn.org.
NEW HIRE: Brittany Hall has been named assistant managing director of Fort Wayne Philharmonic. Hall served as executive director of the Binghamton (New York) Philharmonic. She begins Sept. 3.
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