All events listed here are held at the Ice House unless otherwise noted.
Summer Youth Art Camps:
Theater and Visual Art Camps announced!
Theater Camp starts June 15 – 27 with a musical – Captain Bree & Her Lady Pirates!
A performance part for all. Instructors/Directors Margi Griffiths and Brice Williams with assistant Dia Griffiths.
Visual Arts Camp, July 13 -17 – Explores "What Morgan County Grows and Eats – Fun with Food". Led by Lynn Lavin and Anna Ruggiero .
Camp Scholarships available, apply by June 1.
Youth Summer Camps detailed information…
Youth Summer Camp Registration Form
Youth Summer Camp Scholarship Application
Summer Digital Media Intensive:
Media Intensive – ages 12 & up including adults – July 20 – 24
Learn to create original short films! Participants learn all aspects of digital storytelling, from script writing to storyboarding, shooting and editing. Selected films will be presented at the Morgan County Fair. Led by Brice Williams and Margi Griffiths.
Camp Scholarships available, apply by July 1.
Digital Storytelling Media Intensive detailed information
Digital Storytelling Media Intensive Registration Form
Digital Storytelling Media Intensive Scholarship Application
Engage Berkeley Springs:
Be part of the art as you join Patty Ray Avalon in transforming the wall of the RAG shop and help to transform the community of Berkeley Springs! Come for the weekend or come for an hour to help paint a mural that thousands of visitors to Berkeley Springs will see driving through our community each year. Ages 10 to adult welcome. FREE! All supplies provided. Donations warmly accepted! May 23-24 from 9am to 5pm. Call 304-258-2300 to reserve your space. Rag Shop Mural info…
School of the Arts at the Ice House:
Corks and Creations:
Quench Your Creative Thirst!
May 23: Chihuly-Inspired Garden Sun-Catcher with Pam Didawick; 4-6:30pm – $40/$35 MAC members
June 6: Tree-of-Life Wire and Gemstone Beaded Pendant with Maya Fredo; 4-6:30pm – $40/35 MAC members
Call 304-258-2300 to enroll – space fills quickly. Late Spring Art Classes
June 20 & 27: Mosaic Glass Wall Hanging with Veronica Wilson and Amanda Footen; 4-6:30pm – $40/$35 MAC members. The first session will focus on design, the second on grouting and finishing. If you choose not to attend the second session, MAC can have your mosaic grouted for an additional $15.
Call 304-258-2300 to enroll – space fills quickly. Mosaic Wall Hanging Class information…
Digital Media Center for Community Engagement
Would you like to learn how to make your own documentary or TV show? Tell your story and the stories of our community! The next FREE orientation session is Tuesday, May 12 or Tuesday June 16 from 6-7:30pm in the Digital Media Center (DMC), Classroom 2. Learn about the new certification program in videography and broadcasting. Learn to write, direct, produce and edit TV shows. For ages 15 and up. More information on the DMC Orientation
Concerts in the Park:
Special Pre-Season kick-off!
United States Air Force Heritage of America Band
The Morgan Arts Council is proud to welcome the US Air Force Heritage of America Band for a special Concert in the Park on Saturday June 27 at 5:30pm in Berkeley Springs State Park to kick-off the summer season. American Legion Post #60 will present the colors.
Summer Concerts in the Park – 2015
The Morgan Arts Council is proud to announce the 28th season of the Summer Concerts in the Park series. Mark you calendar for each Saturday starting July 11 through August 22 at 5:30pm for a variety of music from Old-timey blues and rock to jazz and Afro-pop. Admission is free! Concerts are held in Berkeley Springs State Park, rain location is the Ice House.
2015 Summer Concert Calendar – Full schedule of performances
2015 Summer Concert Sponsors and Advertisers
Current Gallery Exhibit:
May 29 – July 26, 2015
The long history of art glass in West Virginia leads directly to this 21st century show of stained glass, sculptures, angels and functional glass artwork. Featuring works from Washington Glass School – Erwin Timmers and students, Fenton Glass, Blenko Glass, Appalachian Glass and local Morgan County artists. Opening Reception on May 29 at 7:30pm.
Call for Volunteers:
MC After 3 – Call for MAC Volunteers!
You have talent! You like working with kids! You love MAC and want to help Get More Art Out There! Share your art, talent, interests at the Warm Springs Middle School MC After 3 – afterschool enrichment program and help MAC earn money for youth programming! Volunteer an hour or two of your time to support our kids. Summer hours available too! Call 304-258-2300 for more information. More info about MC After 3
Community Events at the Ice House
WEEKLY DANCE, FITNESS and MOVEMENT CLASSES
Each week local instructors present ZUMBA, fitness, Bellysima Bellydance and all levels of yoga classes for adults and youth. Ongoing Dance and Fitness Classes…
Other Community Sponsored Art Events
For more information on these events in Morgan County, please contact the event sponsor directly.
The Berkeley Springs Studio Tour sponsors a self-guided tour of artist studios in Morgan County Memorial Day weekend (May 23 & 24) and two weeks after Columbus Day (October 24 & 25). Visit www.berkeleyspringsstudiotour.org for more info or call 304-258-7234.
5/22/15 Glass Gallery Show Opening May 29…
5/21/15 Learn Digital Storytelling in Summer Media Intensive…
5/14/15 Summer Art Classes for Adults…
4/15/15 Engage Berkley Springs announces a new mural panel workshop…
4/08/15 Anything Goes Quilt Show Opening…
3/14/15 MAC'nCheese Fund-taster and Contests in April 2015
3/4/15 John Devine and Steve Hickman Ice House Concert
3/4/15 Engage Berkeley Springs: Matisse Mixed Media Collage Murals with Patty Ray Avalon
2/26/15 Youth Art Show Opening…
1/2/15 Plan B: Alternate Media Gallery Show Opening…
12/12/14 MAC 2014 Annual Appeal: Art Erupted ! artphoto14
12/10/14 Morgan County Introduces New Digital Media Program….