Internationally known photographer Don Ballard will talk to the Englewood Camera Club at 7 p.m. Oct. 8 at Lutheran Church of the Holy Spirit, 6400 S. University Blvd., Centennial. Recognized for his travel and landscape images, he has visited more than 50 countries on five continents. His emphasis will be on releasing one’s creative and photographic potential. Guests and potential members are welcome. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Familiar voice, new name
Voices West is the new name of the Littleton Chorale as it begins a 2013-14 season at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19 at Bethany Lutheran Church, 4500 E. Hampden Ave., Cherry Hills Village. The Colorado Chamber Orchestra will join Voices West in the Colorado premiere of “Te Deum” by modern composer Karl Jenkins and “Coronation Mass” by Mozart. Tickets: $15/$12, free 12 and under. 303-683-1697 or at the door.
‘Earth, Wind and Fire’ at LTAC
The Denver Concert Band begins its 2013-2014 season at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 12 at Lone Tree Arts Center, 10075 Commons St., Lone Tree, directed by Jacinda Bouton. The program, which takes its name from the popular 1970s rock band, focuses on the earth and its elements. It will include: “Mother Earth” by David Maslanka; “Songs of Earth, Water, Fire and Sky” by Robert Smith; “Water Music” by George Frederick Handel; “Thunder and Lightening Polka” by Johann Strauss, arr. Alfred Reed; and more. Tickets: $15 adults and $10 age 16 and younger, including service charges. LoneTreeArtsCenter.org, 720-509-1000.
‘Greatest hits’ by Pastiche
The four members of the Pastiche Chamber Ensemble will perform a free concert at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 4 at Littleton United Methodist Church, 5894 S. Datura St., Littleton. The groups blends an array of styles, from Baroque to works by Pulitzer Prize-winning contemporary composers, hymns to Broadway to pop-influenced compositions. Admission free. 303-794-6379.
The Annual Friends of the Library/Museum Craft Fair will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Oct. 5 at Ketring Park, north of the Littleton Museum, 6028 S. Gallup St., Littleton. Three hundred crafter booths and eight food concessions will provide a day’s entertainment and shopping. For information, call 303-795-3950.
Alan Cass, University of Colorado professor and curator of the Glenn Miller Archives, will present a program highlighting memories of the orchestra from 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 11 at the Lone Tree Recreation Center, 10249 Ridgegate Circle, Lone Tree. The archive includes thousands of recordings plus papers, instruments, sheet music and photographs. Light refreshments will be served. Tickets: $15/$12 resident, $12/$10 senior, sspr.org, 303-347-5999.
• Also at Lone Tree Recreation Center: Social Jam Sessions for Seniors at 7 to 9 p.m. on the first Thursday of the month, starting Oct. 3. Intermediate ability and jamming etiquette needed. Join Rudy Kaluza. $1.25/$1 resident, 303-708-3516, sspr.org.
Ichabod Crane in Parker
Parker Arts Council presents “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow”, Washington Irving’s tale adapted by Clay Presley, at 7 p.m. Oct. 5 and 12, 6 p.m. Oct. 6 and 13 at the Mainstreet Center in Parker. Tickets cost $10, parkerartscouncil.org. The production will also play at 6 p.m. Oct. 19 and 2 p.m. Oct. 20 at Heather Gardens in Aurora.