A 1940 portrait by FSA photographer John Vachon of dust bowl migrants such as those portrayed by John Steinbeck in his Pulitzer Prize winning novel, The Grapes of Wrath. In celebration of the novel’s 75th anniversary, Opera House Arts will present an original theatrical adaptation of Chapter 7, The Used Car Salesman, on Saturday, February 8, along with a Town Hall-style discussion on poverty. Tickets available at http://www.operahousearts.org. Photo courtesy Opera House Arts.
The Stonington Farmers Market supports the arts. Many of the region’s artists and craftspeople have shown their wares at some point in time at the best farmers market in Maine. See you this summer!