Classes, Demonstrations, Booksignings, Apex Events & More


Saturday, Nov 16  1-4pm
Jewelry Making Demonstration with
Diane Starbling
Diane creates jewelry incorporating a wide range of styles including whimsical, vintage, and quietly elegant. Her techniques include beadweaving, bead embroidery, wirework and paper quilling. Visit with Diane and watch her make one of a kind jewelry pieces.
Christmas on Salem 
Friday, Dec 6  5- 9pm
Tree Lighting, Sleigh Rides, Music, Sip & Shop
Saturday, Dec 7  
Pancake Breakfast, Pictures with Santa, Parade
Sunday, Dec 8  
Historic Home Tour
Saturday, Dec 14  10am - 5pm
Pen & Ink Drawing Demonstration
with Brenda Priest
Brenda’s work is completely hand drawn. Each individual line is crafted in a manor to represent form and texture. Light and shadow is also a series of lines. This unique way of sketching brings life to the structure and the landscape around it. As she works from a photograph, each detail is added as an important element of the overall composition. Brenda’s creations include pen & ink drawings of: a first homestead, a childhood home, wedding venue illustrations, historical sites and treasured landmarks, store-fronts, personalized Christmas cards with a customer’s own home, decked out to celebrate the Season, Sports Stadium Banners, including, Soldier Field, Cowboys Stadium, Lambeau Field, Kentucky Derby and many more.
Saturday, Dec 21  12- 4pm
Meet the Author with Dennis L Morrow
Dennis is the author of a 5 book young adult series, Alliance of the Quad.  Come meet Dennis before his screenplay becomes a movie.