On Sunday, May 17, from 12-5pm, Flower Hill Promenade presents Arts In Bloom Art Walk, a family-friendly event featuring over 40 artists including performing artists, visual artists, and authors. Participants include Terry Smaller, Wade Koniakowsky, Paul Shilling, Leslie Shilling, Susie Lotzof, Amber Irwin, and many more. Guests will also enjoy poetry readings, lectures, and book signings, as well as music, food, and the opportunity to participate in the creation of a permanent mural at the center. (858/481-7131, www.flowerhill.com)   JANE SHIOMI