The Westerville Concert Band will present its annual fall concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 7, at the Westerville South High School auditorium.

The Westerville Concert Band will present its annual fall concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 7, at the Westerville South High School auditorium.

Music director Richard Suddendorf and assistant conductor Jennifer Cabral Hever will lead the 80-member band in a program that ranges from Gould's "American Salute," to Camphouse's "A Dakota Rhapsody," to Gustav Holst's "Moorside March" and James Barnes' arrangement of George Gershwin's "Porgy and Bess."

Admission is free and parking is plentiful. For more information, call Ralph Denick at (614) 882-9071 or visit www.westervillebands.org.

An exhibit of photographs and videos by artist and Otterbein University professor Takeshi Moro will be on diplay at the Roy G Biv gallery in Columbus' Short North from Nov. 6 through Nov. 27.

An opening reception will be held from 7 to 10 p.m. on Saturday, Nov 6, during the Gallery Hop.

Moro, who was born in Tokyo and raised in the U.K., studied visual arts at Brown University and received his M.F.A. from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. He lives in Columbus.

Devray Kirkland of Westerville has been elected to the governing board of the Children's Hunger Alliance.

The alliance is a statewide nonprofit organization "committed to breaking the cycle of childhood hunger in Ohio through education, leadership, advocacy and service," according to a news release.

Kirkland is manager, talent management, for Scotts Miracle-Gro Co.

He was elected to a three-year term.

Worldstars East will hold its first Columbus-based performing arts competition on Saturday, Oct. 30, at the Ohio Union, on the campus of The Ohio State University.

The competition begins at 10:30 a.m.

Aspiring performers and entertainers can compete for a chance to advance to national competitions and perform in front of professionals in the entertainment industry. There are six categories of competition: acting, dance, instrumental, modeling, vocal and variety arts. Each "act" or performance is 60 seconds in length, and competitors must be at least five years old.

One in 10 competitors is guaranteed to advance to the national competition, scheduled for Jan. 14-16, 2011 in Orlando.

For more information, visit www.worldstarseast.com.