MAC Events

What’s Going on This Week:

Friday, May 6th:

  • Gallery OPEN  11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • The Fantasticks – 7:30 p.m.

 

Saturday, May 7th

  • Gallery OPEN 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Mosaic Madness Community Art Project – 11:00 a.m. – 4 p.m.  All are welcome!
  • Art Class – Fundamentals of Ice Dying – 12-2 p.m. or 2:30-4:30 p.m.
  • The Fantasticks – 7:30 p.m.

 

Sunday, May 8th:

  • Gallery OPEN 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Mosaic Madness Community Art Project – 11:00 a.m. – 3 p.m.  All are welcome!
  • The Fantasticks – 7:30 p.m.

 

And the Week After:

Thursday, May 12th:

The Fantasticks – 7:30 p.m.

Friday, May 13th:

  • Gallery OPEN  11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Quilt Appraisals – by Appointment
  • The Fantasticks – 7:30 p.m.

 

Saturday, May 14th

  • Gallery OPEN 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Art Class – Introduction to English Paper Piercing – 1 – 4 p.m.
  • Quilt Appraisals – by Appointment
  • The Fantasticks – 7:30 p.m.

 

Sunday, May 15th:

  • Gallery OPEN 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • The Fantasticks – 2:00 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

icedyeingFabric ~ Fun and Fabulous
Do you love working with fabric to create unique works of art? Learn to dye or print your own fabric for quilting and other art-forms or explore a traditional paper-piecing technique. Delectable Mountains Quilt Guild members share their expertise in these classes. Class sizes limited. Download flier. Register: call 304-258-2300 or register online via links below.

  1. Fundamentals of Ice Dyeing. Saturday, May 7, 12-2 PM or 2:30-4:30 PM.  Instructor: Jane Frenke. $25/$20 MAC and DMQG members. Click for more information or to register online (12-2 PM class).  Click to register online (2:30-4:30 PM class)
  2. Introduction to English Paper Piecing. Saturday, May 14, 1-4 PM. Instructor: Cheryl Rink. $25 $20 MAC and DMQG members. $5 materials fee to instructor. Click for more information or to register online.

 

 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!

 

Community Art-Making: Engage Berkeley Springs
mosaic workshop

Mosaic Madness, Saturday and Sunday, May 7 and 8
Be part of the art! Help create art for our town by making mosaic panels that will be installed on the Ice House exterior. Everyone invited — residents and visitors (ages 15 and up). Attend the entire weekend or drop in for a few hours. Learn to design and make mosaics. Led by Janet Gauthier of AnayaArt Studio. No charge — donations warmly accepted. Saturday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Pre-register: 304-258-2300.  Download flier

 

Theater

SP_Fantasticks_LogoThe Fantasticks

Performances:

May 6, 7, 8 @ 7:30 p.m.

May 12, 13, 14 @ 7:30 p.m.

May 15 @ 2 p.m.

Admission – $10, $8 MAC Members

Book and Lyrics by Tom Jones, Music by Harvey Schmidt

Publication3Sordid Lives by Del Shores

Performances:

June 8, 9, 10, 11 @ 7:30 p.m. & June 12 @ 2 p.m.

June 15, 16, 17, 18 @ 7:30 p.m. & June 19 @ 2 p.m.

Admission – $10, $8 MAC Members

 

Youth Art

kite3Kids’ Art Class: Let’s Go Fly a Kite!
Saturday, May 21: 10-11 a.m. or 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Kids build a basic diamond kite using dowel rods, newspaper and string–and their imaginations. Students take home a unique kite that offers hours of rewarding fun. All materials provided; parents welcome. No charge–donations warmly accepted. Register: 304-258-2300.

 

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.

 

artcampVisual Arts Camp: Celebrate Warm Springs and The Bath
July 18-22
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).

Summer Camps Flier
Summer Camps Registration Form
Summer Camps Scholarship Application

 Gallery Exhibits

Gallery Hours: Friday, Saturday & Sunday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Quilt pic 2016Serenity — Annual Delectable Mountains Quilt Guild Show
April 22-May 29
This popular show highlights the calm that is the creative force within every quilter. More than 100 large and small pieces from more than 50 quilt guild members fill the Ice House. Curated by Denise Cline
May 13 & 14: Quilt Appraisals by appointment: dmqgwv @gmail.com
May 29, 2 PM: Yard Square Quilt Auction benefits South Morgan County Fire Department. Information here.

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

zumba

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 Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 11am – 5pm   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.