MAC Events

What’s Going on This Week:

Monday, June 27th:

  • Gallery OPEN 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

 

Thursday, June 30th:

  • Gallery OPEN  11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Mosaic Madness Community Art-Making Workshop – 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

 

Friday, July 1st:

  • Gallery OPEN  11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Youth Theater – Hi Ho Robin Hood @ Berkeley Springs High School – 7 p.m. (Admission $2)

 

Saturday, July 2nd

  • Gallery OPEN 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Mosaic Madness Community Art-Making Workshop – 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Youth Theater – Hi Ho Robin Hood @ Berkeley Springs High School – 2 p.m. (Admission $2)

 

Sunday, July 3rd:

  • Gallery OPEN 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Mosaic Madness Community Art-Making Workshop – 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

 

And the Week After:

Monday, July 4th:

  • Gallery OPEN 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

 

Thursday, July 7th:

  • Gallery OPEN  11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

 

Friday, July 8th:

  • Gallery OPEN  11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

 

Saturday, July 9th

  • Gallery OPEN 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Concert in Berkeley Springs State Park –  5:30 p.m. – Jim Donovan & The Sun King Warriors  

 

Sunday, July 10th:

  • Gallery OPEN 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

                                                                          

For info on what else is going on around Berkeley Springs check out: http://www.BerkeleySpringsCommunityMatters.com,

A joint project sponsored by Comcast and the Morgan Arts Council’s Digital Media Center for Community Engagement!


At the Ice House:

School of the Arts Classes

charm williamsCorks & Creations: Ice Resin Charms & Pendants, Saturday, July 23, 3-5:30 PM
Instructor: Pat Williams
Make one-of-a-kind personalized charms, pendants and earrings using photos of your friends, family, pets, nature, etc. Bring your favorite pictures; all other materials provided.  Enjoy a glass of wine and snacks. $40 / $35 MAC members. Class size limited.  Register online or call 304-258-2300.  See Flier here. 

 

 Digital MedJackKelly-96x106ia Center for Community Engagement classes:
Would you like to learn how to make your own documentary or TV show? Tell your story and the stories of our community! Learn how to become a partner in the Berkeley Springs Community Matters web portal.  Call Jack Kelly, Director of Digital Media Center (DMC) at 304-258-2300.  Learn to write, direct, produce and edit TV shows.  For ages 15 and up.
Check out the DMC’s latest video projects here at MAC’s YouTube page!

 

Engage Berkeley Springs–Community Art

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Mosaic Madness Community Art-Making Workshop
Thurs., June 30, 11 AM-2 PM
Sat., July 2, 11 AM-4 PM
Sun. July 3, 11 AM-3 PM
Be part of the art! Create art for our town with Janet Gauthier of AnayaArt Studio. Help to make the second mosaic glass panel for the outside of the Ice House.  See more pictures of this amazing project here.  Ages 15 & up. Morgan County residents and visitors invited to join in. Come for the entire event, or drop by for a few hours. There is no charge. Donations warmly accepted. Pre-register: 304-258-2300.

Youth Art

 

dioramaKids’ Art Class: Diorama/Shadow Box
Sat., July 23
Make a diorama/shadow box from recycled materials. Create a 3D forest scene and make up a story using your imagination. Take your work of art home and hang it on your wall!  Instructors: Hiroko Rubin & Anna Ruggiero. For kids age 5 and up. No charge–donations warmly accepted. Two sessions: 10-11 AM or 11:30 AM-12:30 PM. Class size limited. Preregister: 304-258-2300

 

Summer Concerts in the Park

Layout 1We’re celebrating our 30th season of the Summer Concerts in the Park series! Mark your calendar for each Saturday, July 9 through August 20 at 5:30 p.m. for a variety of music from old-time and bluegrass to jazz and Southern swing. Admission is free. Concerts are held in Berkeley Springs State Park; rain location is the Ice House.  View Concert Calendar.
Next: July 9: Jim Donovan & Sun King Warriors. Their danceable music is original groove rock with a roots-y acoustic vibe with two tons of drums to lend an intense rhythm. Check out the band’s web site.

 

Summer Youth Art Camps

theatercamppicTheater Camp
June 20-July2
This two-week camp offers hands-on instruction in acting, singing and more for a full musical production of Hi Ho! Robin Hood.  There is a performance part for everyone who wants one. Held at Berkeley Springs High School. Instructors/Directors: Margi Griffith and Brice Williams. Assistant: Dia Griffiths.
Ages 8-14: 9 AM-4 PM ($280): Ages 9 AM- Noon ($140). Multi-camp and multi-sibling discounts available. Scholarships available, apply by June 1.
Performances: Fri., July 1 @ 7 PM; Sat., July 2 @ 2 PM at Berkeley Springs High School.

Summer Camps Flier
Summer Camps Registration Form

artcampVisual Arts Camp: Celebrate Warm Springs and The Bath
July 18-22  CLASS IS FULL – Registration closed
Kids learn about thermal springs across the world, especially here in Bath. Campers create and decorate clay toothbrush holders and soap dishes, and make drawings and other art related to “Taking the Waters.”  The group visits the Museum of Berkeley Springs and learns about the visit of the Mayor of Bath, England to Berkeley Springs. Instructors: Lynn Lavin and Anna Ruggiero. Ages 8-14: 9 AM-3 PM ($140).

 

Picture2Digital Media Summer Camp *Updated Dates and Hours*
July 18-22
Learn to direct, produce, host and edit a broadcast video program in this hands-on summer camp in digital media. Tell your story or the stories of your school, including academic, arts and sporting activities as you learn to create your own documentary or TV show.
There is no charge for this one-week camp; class size is limited. Camp is for Morgan County school and home-school students, ages 10-16. Hours: 12:30 – 4:00 p.m. Mon.-Fri. Meets at the Digital Media Center at the Ice House. Instructor: Jack Kelly.  Register: Print out registration form below and mail it or call 304-258-2300.
 DMC Summer Camp Flier  

 

Gallery Exhibits

Gallery Hours: Thursday – Sunday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Art Africa
June 3-July 24

Baskets, bags, beads and more made by women in Kampala, Uganda who are part of a Johns Hopkins University program for women. Also find African art and sculpture from the Queen Street Gallery in Martinsburg.  Curated by Mahnaz Motevalli.
Opening reception, Friday, June 3 at 7:30 p.m.

 

Hall of Dreams & Carr-Kelly galleries, June 3-July 24

vpendA Different Vision. Victoria Pendragon. Collage and resist-dyed silk, acrylic paintings, word-paintings, allegorical representations based on the I Ching.

jerrypotter

Close to Home. Jerry Potter. Landscapes and local historic sites in watercolor and pen-and-ink.

 

Volunteers Needed!

Arts Integration Film Shamus 6-14MC 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

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WEEKLY DANCE, FITNESS and MOVEMENT CLASSES 
Each week local instructors present ZUMBA, fitness, Bellysima Bellydance, Tai Chi and all levels of yoga classes for adults and youth. Ongoing Dance and Fitness Classes…

 

 

052512-icehousepan-3ICE HOUSE ARTIST’S CO-OP Retail Shop
Over 30 local and regional juried artists showcasing and selling their work at the Ice House Co-op Gallery. Visit Thursday – Sunday from 11am – 5pm, Monday 10 am – 4 pm   304-867-3073.  www.icehousecoop.com


 

Other Community Sponsored Art Events 

For more information on these events in Morgan County, please contact the event sponsor directly.

4590907464The Berkeley Springs Studio Tour sponsors a self-guided tour of artist studios in Morgan County Memorial Day weekend (May 28 & 29) and two weeks after Columbus Day (October 22 & 23).  Visit www.berkeleyspringsstudiotour.org for more info or call 304-249-8803.