The 18 members of Gallery Calapooia, 222 First Ave. W., Albany, are the gallery's featured artists for December. An artists’ reception will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 2, at the gallery.
Wine, beer and snacks will be served. The event is free.
The gallery also has started selling tote bags to raise funds for a piece of public art. All proceeds from the sale of the bags will go toward the purchase and installation of the community art piece. Making art more accessible to the community is one of the goals of the gallery.
Gallery Calapooia is in its fourth year of operation. Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. The gallery is a nonprofit organization and donations to it are tax-deductible.
For more information, call 541-971-5701 or see gallerycalapooia.com.