Elk River Area Arts Alliance is holding its annual Holiday Art and Gift Show from Nov. 13 through Dec. 28 at the gallery at 609 Main St., open Wednesdays through Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. A reception for the public to meet the artists will be held from 1-4 p.m. Sat. Dec. 14. That event will include treats, live music, free kids face painting, free family photo both, and visits by three authors to the Reading Frenzy Corner.
Twenty-nine artists are displaying and selling their works. They are Rhea Beaudry, Paula Benfer, Kathy Braud, Mark and Connie Caselius, Linda Croteau, Roxanne Current, Sylvia Dudycha, Richard Erickson, Gayle Fox, Mary Gonrowski, Mark Haglund, Don Heise, Diane Hoffmann, Laura Irwin Schack, Mary Anne Kinane, Agnes Kinneman, Dona Koshawany, Katherine Lichy, Jean Loy-Swanson, Sue Olivanti, Mary Olson, Jean Orr, Joy Reichel, Lauren Rudy, Marilyn Schroeder, Judy Syring, Lisa Tetzlaff and Chris Wilson.