Four programs in May to showcase local & California artists, poets, musicians and celebrate the creative spark and creative freedom in all art forms. May 4: Nikiko Masumoto and Brynn Saito: Hold This Stone. May 11: The Tim Shaghoian Quartet, jazz. May 18 Poet Laureate Bryan Medina and Poets of Poets Park readings and impro. May 25: Trio Ellas, Grammy nominated Latina singing group. All performances at Arte Americas except Trio Ellas is at Warnors. Tickets for first two events $10, Poetry reading, Free event, Trio Ellas TBA. Tickets at Arte Americas.