MAC Events


Shepherd University’s CATF presented Almost, Maine at the Ice House on November 6th.

What’s Going on This Week:

Thursday, December 1st:

  • Gallery OPEN 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.


Friday, December 2nd:

  • Gallery OPEN  11 a.m. – 5 p.m.


Saturday, December 3rd

  • Gallery OPEN 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Kids’ Art Workshop: Peace Dove Ornament – 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. or             1 – 2:30 p.m.
  • Corks & Creations: Create a Plate             4 – 6:30 p.m.


Sunday, December 4th:

  • Gallery OPEN 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.


For info on what else is going on around Berkeley Springs check out:,

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

plates-picCorks & Creations: Create a Plate
Saturday, December 3, 4-6:30 p.m.  Instructor: Abby Chapple
Create your own original design on a plain plate (provided). There are lots of ways to embellish your personalized plate: Make a “Happy Holly-Days” design or a 2016 memento. Personalize your plate with a child’s hand print or a paw print in the center. The possibilities are endless. You will go home with your original artwork! All supplies included. Enjoy complimentary wine and snacks as you let your creativity flow in this welcoming environment. $40/$35 MAC members. Class size is limited. Register online or call 304-258-2300.


 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!


Youth Art

doveKids’ Art Workshop: Peace Dove Ornament
Saturday, December 3. Two sessions: 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. or 1-2:30 p.m.
Instructors: Hiroko Rubin & Anna Ruggiero
Craft a white dove ornament from felt and take it home with you. This symbol of peace will be a special ornament for your tree or to hang in your home this holiday season. For kids age 5 & up. Parents are welcome. No charge, but please preregister at 304-258-2300. Class size limited.



ccradioA Christmas Carol: A Live Radio Drama
Dec. 9,10; 15,16,17 @ 7:30 p.m.    Dec. 17 @ 2 p.m.   Dec. 18 @ 4 p.m.
Charles Dickens’ classic tale of Ebeneezer Scrooge and his Christmas journey of the heart is transformed into a 1940s radio play in this Philip Grecian adaptation. The drama unfolds live in the radio studio with actors’ voices taking on all the roles including Scrooge, the ghosts, Bob Cratchit and Tiny Tim. Directed by Margi Griffiths and Brice Williams, the production includes live music and sound effects. Tickets are available at the door or call 304-258-2300 to reserve your seats. Admission is $10; $7 MAC members; $5 kids.


Gallery Exhibits

Gallery Hours: Thursday – Sunday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

wrapitupWrap It Up!
November 18-January 1
Curated by Abby Chapple
Annual holiday show presents wonderful and imaginative artwork created by both local artists and invited artists from around the country. A great opportunity to “shop local” for the holidays.



Hall of Dreams and Carr-Kelly galleries



Andrea Theisson – Paintweaver: Multi-mused and Amused. Tapestries and paintings reflecting the relationship between wool and acrylics.

November 18-January 1




Preview the 2016-2017 season of Ice House Gallery exhibits.

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


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.


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 two weeks after Columbus Day (October 22 & 23, 2016).  Visit for more info or call 304-249-8803.