Entertainment briefs, March 8

Figure drawing offered at TAG

Tiffin Art Guild is to host a five figure drawing class 7-9 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesday of the month starting Tuesday at the art guild, 130 S. Washington St.

The cost is $8 per session and attendees are to bring their own materials.

For more information, call Doug Kelley at (567) 224-1116 or email dkelley81717@gmail.com.

TAG announces spring workshops

Tiffin Art Guild is to host poured painting workshops this spring.

Workshops are 6-9 p.m. March 29 or 6-9 p.m. April 17.

The cost is $35 for TAG members and $45 non-members.

Those who attend are to learn the pour method of abstract painting with the application of acrylic paint on a 17×17-inch canvas, mixing paint consistency and making cells.

The class is limited to eight students ages 18 and older.

Pre-registration is required by calling (419) 443-0478 or email tiffinartguild@att.net.

Mercy Health Foundation to present gala

The Mercy Health Foundation – Tiffin is to present its annual dinner fundraiser featuring a Route 66 theme April 6 in the Tiffin University Marion Center, 235 Miami St.

The event is to feature a live auction, a silent auction, Route 66 bingo and a pick-a-prize raffle. Music is to be provided by Spotlight Music Entertainment.

A buffet meal also is to be provided.

Tickets for the fundraiser are $100 per person. Sponsorships also are available: platinum is $3,000 and includes reservations for eight; gold $1,500-$2,999 includes reservations for two; silver $500-$1,499; and bronze up to $499.

For more information, call (419) 455-7049.

Sandusky State Theatre is to present ‘Arts for Autism’ April 7

SANDUSKY — Sandusky State Theatre — in partnership with the Beck Center for the Arts and VSA Ohio — is to present “A Piece of the Puzzle: Utilizing the Arts for Autism” starting at 9:30 a.m. April 7.

Erin Hoppe, executive director of VSA Ohio is to serve as the keynote speaker for the event and certified therapists from the Beck Center for the Arts are to provide short breakout sessions with creative arts based activities.

Organizations from Erie County are to have resources on hand for those individuals who are looking for support and information.

Refreshments are to be provided.