There are a number of events about to take place at the Owatonna Art Center. The 64th annual Steele County Art Exhibition will be in May. Applications for artists are available now at the OAC. All artists 18 years of age or older and residents of Steele County or members of the Arts Center my exhibit art work. Artists may show, oils, watercolors, acrylics, caseins, pencil, pen and ink, hand pulled prints, charcoals, pastels, crayon work, sculpture and clay. Applications are due back May 3.

On Sunday, April 24, at 2PM there will be a concert by the Lux String Quartet. They will perform music by composers from three different eras: Bach, Mozart and Mendelssohn. The public is invited to enjoy this Minneapolis-based group.

Both adults and children are invited to a tea party at the Owatonna Art Center on Saturday, April 30, at 2PM. Jean Stewart from the Northrop Oftendahl House will teach proper etiquette. there will also be characters from Little Theatre of Owatonna's Alice In Wonderland in attendance. Feel free to dress up. The cost is $15. Reserve your spot by calling (507) 451-0533.