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Mission Statement: To preserve, improve and promote the culture, character and commerce of Downtown Encinitas

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Lauren LeVieux:  Maternal Lines

September 12-October 24

Art PhotoThe E101 Gallery presents Lauren LeVieux: Maternal Lines, a series of paintings completed while investigating her maternal line of ancestors. These paintings are tokens of her search and research, a visual reflection of the significance and power extracted from the stories and the places.




Dancers, Dogs and Other Dazzlers

July 30-September 11, 2014

DK 2Encinitas 101 Mainstreet Association presents “Dancers, Dogs, and other Dazzlers”, a solo exhibition by local artist Darlene Katz. This exhibit combines her series of paintings of dancers and dogs and other things beginning with “D” (warning: if you try hard enough, everything can begin with D), highlighting her extensive work capturing unique moments in time, ranging from thought provoking to just plain comedic.

An artist reception will be held on Thursday, August 7, 5:30-­8:00pm at the Encinitas 101 Gallery located at 818 S. Coast Hwy 101. The public is invited to the reception which will take place during the First Thursdays in Encinitas event in August, with free light refreshments and wonderful art. The show runs from July 31 through Sept 11, 2014. 

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About Encinitas 101 MainStreet

Encinitas 101 MainStreet  Mission Statement:To improve and preserve a desirable Historic Downtown Encinitas that provides an exceptional atmosphere for the community and its visitors.

Encinitas 101 MainStreet was originally formed in 1982 as the Downtown Encinitas Merchants’ Association. In 1988 it became a Main Street Program and began developing the leadership and support needed to care for and manage the downtown area, following the National Trust for Historic Preservation’s Main Street Revitalization Program. Used in over 1,200 cities and 40 states, the program encourages imaginative use of business and government resources to support local downtown and neighborhood commercial district revitalization efforts.