Works for sale include hand-blown and fused glass, painting, jewelry, surf art, ceramics, textile, wood, metal sculpture and other items.
The trip is from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and the cost is $55 per person.
On Aug. 8, it’s time to “Ride the Rails to San Juan Capistrano.” Community Services Education is offering a trip on the Glendale Amtrak for a scenic train ride to historic San Juan Capistrano.
Visitors can stroll through cottage shops and galleries in the historic Los Rios Street district and view more than 30 historic sites and buildings, some dating back to 1794.
Also on the itinerary is Mission San Juan Capistrano, known as the “Jewel of the Missions.” It is the seventh mission built in California.
There will also be time to visit the Saturday Art Fair before boarding the train for the trip back to Glendale.
The trip is from 8:45 a.m. to 7:50 p.m. and costs $59 per person.
To sign up for either trip or get more information, call (818) 240-1000, Ext. 5015, or visit www.glendale.edu/cse.
SUMMER EXHIBITION IN GALLERY IS ALL ABSTRACT
“Abstractionists Unite! Who Give You Just Enough to Last a Lifetime” is a group art exhibition on display in the GCC Art Gallery through Aug. 8. Admission is free.
Paintings and a few sculptures were created by artists Richard Aldrich, Raoul De Keyser, Fergus Feehily, Joe Fyfe, Mary Heilmann, Max Jansons, Thomas Kiesewetter, Liz Larner, Rebecca Morris, Scott Olson, Josh Smith, Katja Strunz and Mary Weatherford.
The exhibition is curated by Nancy Chaikin.
Gallery hours are noon to 6 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays. For more information, call (818) 240-1000, Ext. 5663, or visit www.glendale.edu/artgallery. The gallery is in the college’s Library Building on campus, 1500 N. Verdugo Road, Glendale.
FIRE ACADEMY TAKING APPLICATIONS
The Verdugo Fire Academy at GCC is accepting applications for the class of 2010. The deadline is Dec. 1.