The following are some of the area events that will be held this weekend:
Alice Porter, an artist and art instructor in Middleburg will lead a free sketch class on style and composition of drawing 2-4 p.m. Sunday at the National Sporting Library & Museum, 102 The Plains Road, Middleburg.
Supplies will be provided. Preregistration is encouraged by calling Anne Marie Barnes at 540-687-6542 ext. 25 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Art Group Gallery will host an opening reception for the artists of the May “Coping” art show 3-5 p.m. Sunday in the Bowman Shannon Cultural Arts Center in Mount Jackson. This is an art show by James Madison University art students. Information: 540-477-4131 or www.theartgroup.org.