As the days grow a little shorter, the arts are shining brightly in Stevens Point. There are a number of arts-related events happening in the Stevens Point Area in the coming weeks that you won’t want to miss.

The calendar includes fun events that will appeal to art lovers of all ages. Here’s a sample of what’s happening:

The Edna Carlsten Art Gallery on the UW-Stevens Point campus is hosting a photography exhibit, Capítulos. Guillermo Peñafiel is a native of Lota, Chile, and a professor of photography at UW-Stevens Point. The exhibit runs through Oct. 25.

Ink in Grooves…Or Not is a printmaking invitational at the Q Gallery Artists Cooperative. The exhibit showcases the work of a talented group of printmakers and features a variety of printmaking techniques. The exhibit runs through Oct. 30.

The Central Wisconsin Children’s Museum features a variety of fun weekly arts programs for kids. The museum is also sponsoring a Healthy Halloween Hoedown on Oct. 30.

The Portage County Library on Oct. 16 will feature a presentation of stories and images featured in Birds in Art, an exhibit at the Leigh Woodson Art Museum.

The Fall Collage Concert will take place Oct. 16 at the UW-Stevens Point Noel Fine Arts Center. The performance features three choirs.