MAC Events

What’s Going on This Week:

Friday, May 27th:

  • Gallery OPEN  11 a.m. – 5 p.m.


Saturday, May 28th

  • Gallery OPEN 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.


Sunday, May 29th:

  • Gallery OPEN 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Yard Square Quilt Auction – 2 p.m.


Monday, May 30th

  • Gallery OPEN 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.


And the Week After:

Friday, June 3rd:

  • Gallery OPEN  11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Art Africa Exhibit Opening Reception – 7:30 p.m. – All are Welcome


Saturday, June 4th

  • Gallery OPEN 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Corks & Creations: Tangles Creative Drawing – 4 – 6:30 p.m.


Sunday, June 5th:

  • Gallery OPEN 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.


Sunday, June 5th:

  • 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

Corks & Creations
Creativity uncorked! Relax and let your inner artist flow in this welcoming setting. Complimentary wine and snacks provided.
Klotz C&CTangles Creative Drawing, Saturday, June 4, 4-6:30 PM
Instructor: Mary Klotz
Discover Tangling! Create free-form designs in various patterns that can be embellished with color and shadings. Tangling is both engaging and relaxing. Explore a variety of markings and patterns and take home several pieces and instructions. Fair warning: you will probably get hooked!  All supplies provided. $40 / $35 MAC members. Class size limited. Register online here or call 304-258-2300.  Download flier.


paper beadsRecycled-Paper Bead Jewelry, Saturday, June 18, 4-6:30 PM
Instructor: Julie Stotler
Upcycling can’t be more fun! Learn how to make beautiful, brightly colored beads out of junk mail, magazines and other paper items. Turn your beads into stunning jewelry that you can take home and wear. All materials provided.  $40 / $35 MAC members. Class size limited.  Register online here 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

origamicatKids’ Art Class: Origami Greeting Cards
Sat., June 18
Learn origami–the Japanese art of paper folding–as you create whimsical greeting cards. Decorate your cards and write your own personal message. All materials area provided. Instructor: Hiroko Rubin. 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. See flier here.




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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


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

Picture2Digital Media Summer Camp
July 11-15 & 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 two-week camp; class size is limited. Camp is for Morgan County school and home-school students, ages 10-16. Hours: 10 AM-Noon, 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.
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 29, 2 PM: Yard Square Quilt Auction benefits South Morgan County Fire Department. Information here.


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.


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


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.


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 for more info or call 304-249-8803.