The following programs, classes and events are offered by the Peggy R. McConnell Arts Center. For more information, e-mail arts@mcconnellarts.org, visit www.mcconnellarts.org or call (614) 431-0329.

The following programs, classes and events are offered by the Peggy R. McConnell Arts Center. For more information, e-mail arts@mcconnellarts.org, visit www.mcconnellarts.org or call (614) 431-0329.

Mike Salrin's "Effects of Time," a photography exhibit, is on view through March 6. Salrin's photography aims to document the beauty in rusted metal, peeling paint or the grime of an empty warehouse. Salrin will present a free lecture on his technique at 1 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 6.

"Coming Home to Roost: Marty Shuter, "Childish Issues: Evelyn Davis" and "Dance in Motion: Stephanie Matthews" are on view through March 6. Shuter will present a lighthearted look at chickens through ceramic sculptures. Davis will feature mixed-media works examining the symbiotic relationship of childhood and adulthood. Matthews is a photographer of dance and movement who practices what she calls "emotion-based" photography.

The MAC writers group meets every other Friday from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The next meeting is Jan. 28. The group is led by David Bell. Members read, share and offer feedback. Free.