When: 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 12

Where: Begins at Emerald Art Center, 500 Main Street, Springfield

Details: Downtown Springfield Second Friday Art Walk – January Guided Tour. Begin the New Year enjoying fresh art and meeting new artists working in a wide variety of media. The host is Vonnie Mikkelsen, president and CEO of the Springfield Chamber of Commerce, leading the way through an array of artful venues. The official guided tour begins at the Emerald Art Center at 5:30 p.m.  Maps of the participating galleries, shops and businesses are available at Main Street venues.

Admission: Free

Information: 541-726-8595, FaceBook at Downtown Springfield Second Friday ArtWalk

(Painting: Detail from one of Benjamin Terrell’s large imagined landscape painting, now on display at the Springfield Museum at 590 Main St.)