MAC Events

What’s Going on This Week:

  • Friday, May 25th –  Gallery OPEN              11 a.m. – 5 p.m. 
  • Saturday, May 26th –  Gallery OPEN       11 a.m. – 5 p.m.  
  • Sunday, May 27th   Gallery OPEN           11 a.m. – 5 p.m.  Delectable Mountains Quilt Guild Yard Square Auction – 2 p.m.
  • Monday, May 28th –  Gallery OPEN       11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

 

For info on what else is happening around Berkeley Springs this week check out Berkeley Springs Community Calendar.

Youth Summer Camps:

Theater Camp – June 18-30, 2018
Wizard of Oz: The Deleted Scene –  Ever wonder what would have happened if Dorothy hadn’t immediately followed the yellow brick road? Kids ages 6-14 learn the in’s and out’s of acting, costuming, set design and stage management.  Every child has a speaking part. Instructors/directors: Margi Griffiths and Brice Williams. Tuition assistance is available – apply by June 8th.  Registration form here.  Sponsored by Blue Flame

 

Digital Media Summer Camp – July 9-13, 2018
Kids ages 10-14 can tell their story or the stories of their school including academic, arts, and sporting activities as they learn to create their own documentary or TV show including camera operation, studio production, hosting and editing. Instructor: Jack Kelly.  No tuition fee.  Registration form here.  Sponsored by City National Bank

 

Youth Visual Art Camp – July 16-20, 2018
Magical Animals – Kids ages 6-14 will discuss animals they enjoy from their experience with pets, books and movies and choose a favorite to create and learn to use art to build its story in an art camp workbook. Animals and their friends will be made with clay, colored and kiln ready. Materials provided. Instructors: Lynn Lavin, Hiroko Rubin & Anna Ruggiero. Tuition assistance is available – apply by July 1st.  Class size is limited – Registration form here.  Sponsored by Blue Flame

 

At the Ice House:

School of the Arts Classes:

MACreate Adult Classes –  Let your inner artist shine – take home your original artwork! No experience needed.

Pandas and Penguins Watercolor with Richard Kaufman. Saturday, June 2, 2018, 2 – 4:30 p.m.

An introduction to a form of watercolor known as sumi-e (a Japanese term which means writing or painting with ink). Also referred to as East Asian brush painting, this technique originated in China. The medium is ink and rice paper with brushes composed of natural fibers. All materials provided. $35 / $30 MAC members. Register online or call 304-258-2300.

 

Wire & Gemstone Rings with Maya Fredo. Saturday, July 7, 2018, 2 – 4:30 p.m.

Learn to make fun rings from wire and gemstone beads! Choose from silver tone, copper, or brass wire and root through a large selection of gemstone beads!  You’ll leave with a few rings, each a different style.  No previous experience is needed. $35 / $30 MAC members. Register online or call 304-258-2300.  All tools and materials are provided.

 

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! Learn how to become a partner in the Berkeley Springs Community Matters web portal.  Contact Rick Watson, 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 on MAC’s YouTube page!

 

Gallery Exhibits:
Hours: Friday-Sunday, 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Co-op Gallery, Hall of Dreams & Carr-Kelly Gallery  April 13 – May 27, 2018

Color Crazy – Annual Delectable Mountains Quilt Show
Curators: Mickie Sienko & Susannah Kipp
The exhibit showcases work done in new, innovative techniques as well as classical methods. Items range from full-size quilts to wearable items and home decor. 

 

 

 

Click for listing of upcoming Ice House Gallery Shows.

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ICE 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 through Sunday from 11am – 5pm.  304-867-3073.  www.icehousecoop.com

 

Summer Concerts in the Park:
Concerts are scheduled for every Saturday from July 7th to August 18th at 5:30 p.m. in Berkeley Springs State Park. Rain location is the Ice House.  Click here to view this year’s band lineup. 

 

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.

MAC Office Hours:  Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, 10 am – 5 pm.

 


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…

 

 


Other Community Sponsored Art Events 

For more information on this event 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 20 & 21, 2018).  Visit www.berkeleyspringsstudiotour.org for more info or call 304-249-8803.