It’s that time of year when the weather gets cooler and the leaves on the trees start changing colors. It’s also that time of year for The Daily Break’s annual bazaar guide to the many arts and crafts fairs around Hampton Roads and beyond. COVID-19 is still a concern for many; please check before attending, as events might change with coronavirus guidelines.

Oct. 2

Fall Gardening Festival, sponsored by Virginia Beach Master Gardeners. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Hampton Roads Agricultural Research and Extension Center, 1444 Diamond Springs Road, Virginia Beach. Plant sale, bake sale, botanically inspired arts and crafts, make-and-take projects, children’s activities, garden vendors, plant societies, seed library, garden tours. 757-385-8156, [email protected], vbmg.org.

Senior Center of York craft fundraiser. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Senior Center of York, 5314 George Washington Memorial Highway, Yorktown. Located in Washington Square Shopping Center on Route 17. Handmade quilted

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Beach at Sunset, Wilder Burns

A new photography exhibit displaying the work of Brunswick High School students debuted at the Merrymeeting Plaza on Friday night.

The collection stemmed from a photography class that was taught by art educator Jennie Driscoll and was sponsored through a grant from the Maine Department of Education and the Maine Arts Commission. The class worked alongside a visiting artist from Portland.

The exhibit is hosted by Brunswick Public Arts in a space provided by the Merrymeeting Plaza and WS Development. The installation is called “How We See Now: New Dimensions of Photography.”

According to Driscoll, through various assignments the class focused on making images that push the boundaries of perception and photography, allowing to students to visualize new realities through their work.

For example, in one project students took images and cut them up to recreate sculptures and then re-photographed them while working with lighting.

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