Minnesota artist and author Lucy Rose Fischer will give a talk titled “Close Encounters of the Third Age — Reinventing at Retirement” at an event at 6:30 p.m. April 9 at the Heritage Library, 20085 Heritage Dr. in Lakeville.

A panel of local residents who have “reinvented” themselves at midlife or later will join Fischer to share their experiences with a career change, a volunteer position or a passion for the arts.

The event is free; no registration is required.


Pop art for children

Children ages 5 to 14 can use bright colors to draw and paint popular symbols to create pop art inspired by Jim Dine and Peter Max at an event at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the Heritage Library, 20085 Heritage Dr.

Registration is required; go to http://tinyurl.com/ojrbt44. Participants are asked to arrive at least five minutes early.


Potter Cuellar to speak

Local potter Guillermo Cuellar will talk about his life and artwork at a Minnesota Mosaic event at 7 p.m. Monday at the Pleasant Hill Library, 1490 S. Frontage Road, Hastings. Cuellar was featured in the documentary “Minnesota Potters Sharing the Fire.”


iMovie for teens

Kids ages 12 to 16 are invited to get help with directing, shooting and editing a short film in iMovie using the Wescott Library’s iPad lab. The event is from 3:30-5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the library, 1340 Wescott Rd.


Bluegrass series

The Purdy River Band will perform at 7 p.m. April 9 at the Rosemount Community Center, 13885 S. Robert Trail as part of the city’s Winter Bluegrass Series. Tickets are $7 and are available at the door and online at http://www.rosemountarts.com/Bluegrass-2015.html.


‘Jesus Christ, Superstar’

The Chameleon Theatre Circle will present “Jesus Christ, Superstar,” from April 10 to 26 at the Ames Center, 12600 Nicollet Av. S. in Burnsville. Shows are at 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays. Visit www.ames-center.com for information.

Pat Pheifer