Worthington News

McConnell Arts Center

The following programs, classes and events are offered by the Peggy R. McConnell Arts Center of Worthington, 777 Evening St. Building admission and parking are free. For information, visit mcconnellarts. org or call 614-431-0329.

* "East Meets West, An Indian Music Fusion," will be held at the MAC on Saturday, Oct. 19, at 7:15 p.m. The concert features Pandit Shubhendra Rao on sitar, Saskia Rao-de Haas on cello and Harshad Kanetkar on tabla, in a blending of eastern and Western instruments and styles. Tickets are $15.

* The MAC will screen the classic 1953 film War of the Worlds at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 20. Sponsored by Fahlgren Mortine. Tickets are $3.

* An Arts Enchanted Evening at the McConnell Arts Center is set for 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25. Arts-inspired cuisine will be presented throughout the building. Cost is $150 per person; proceeds benefit the MAC.

* The MAC will host a free exhibition, "Westbridge Camera Club: Images of Fall," through Nov. 3.

* Mushroom Clouds: three prize-winning short plays that might give you nightmares will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30, in the Gallery Theatre. Tickets for this readers theater presentation are $10 online, $12 at the door, $5 for students and free for children under age 12.