The Arts Fund (205 C Santa Barbara St.) hosts the works of past and present Teen Arts Mentorship instructors with their Artists as Mentors show, opening Friday, April 2. The exhibit features painting, drawing, sculpture, and assemblage works from six different master artists, and precludes the annual Teen Arts Mentorship Group Exhibition. For info, call 965-7321 or visit artsfundsb.org.
Novelist Gayle Lynds heads to Chaucer’s Books (3321 State St.) next Wednesday, April 7, at 7 p.m. to sign copies of her newest release, The Book of Spies. The story follows a group of powerful men who hold Ivan the Terrible’s long-lost library, and the CIA agents trying to stop them. For info, call 682-6787 or visit chaucersbooks.com.