What’s Going on This Week:.
- Tuesday, October 15th – Auditions: Christmas Thieves 6:30 p.m.
- Wednesday, October 16th – Auditions: Christmas Thieves 6:30 p.m.
- Thursday, October 17th – Gallery OPEN 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
- Friday, October 18th – Gallery OPEN 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
- Saturday, October 19th – Gallery OPEN 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Berkeley Springs Studio Tour 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Maps available in the Co-op Gallery
- Sunday, October 20th – Gallery OPEN 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Berkeley Springs Studio Tour 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Maps available in the Co-op Gallery
- Saturday, October 26th – MACreate Adult Art Class “Acrylic Pour” 2:00 – 4:30 p.m., Book Festival 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.,
- Saturday, November 2nd – Jazz at the Ice House with Charles Williams 7:30 p.m.
- Wednesday, November 6th – Hagerman’s “Math-a-Magic” Show 7:00 p.m.
For info on what else is happening around Berkeley Springs this week check out Berkeley Springs Community Calendar.
At the Ice House:
Saturday, October 26th, 11 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Books by authors from all over the region: Fiction, poetry, history, mysteries, romance, kids books, cookbooks, humor and others. Free admission.
Adult Art Classes:
MACreate – Acrylic Pour
Saturday, October 26th, 2 – 4:30 p.m.
Instructor: Pat Williams
Acrylic pour art is “hot” right now. Come learn some simple, beginner steps to help you create acrylic pour art on a canvas, 4 coasters, a plastic plate, and/or a pendant necklace—you choose! Come for an afternoon of fun and creation. Wear old clothes or an apron as it gets quite messy. All materials provided. No experience necessary. Tuition: $35 / $30 for MAC Members.
Register online or by calling 304-258-2300. CLASS IS FULL.
Langston Hughes – poet, novelist playwright, lyricist, and activist – was one of the earliest innovators of the literary art form called Jazz Poetry. Join us for this relaxing evening of song and poetic lyrics with baritone Charles Williams and guitarist Gary Prince. Admission $20 / $18 MAC members / $15 students. Purchase tickets online or at the door.
Hagerman’s “Math-a-Magic” Show
Wednesday, November 6th, 7:30 p.m.
Can math be fun? Come see Hagerman the Magician for a program of comedy, magic, audience participation and learn:
- How not to be cheated at the cash register.
- Why optical illusions confuse our brains.
- How seeing patterns make us good at math.
- The properties of the Magic Square. (for older audiences)
- How our brains use math naturally.
Admission is free! Presented through the Morgan Arts Council’s Adopt-A-School program.
Gallery Exhibits: Thursday – Sunday, 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Artist Co-op Gallery : September 13 – November 3, 2019
Trash Art – Redefining Recycling
Curator: Joe Crow Heller
Hall of Dreams and Carr-Kelly Galleries: September 13 – November 3, 2019
Jake Ricci: I Cannot See Myself from Where I am Seeing: Art and Visual Exploration
A unique exhibit of styles expressed through graffiti, pop art, and neon sign culture designed to encourage self-exploration.
Click for listing of upcoming Ice House Gallery Shows.
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!
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 – Thursday, 10 am – 5 pm.
Community Events at the Ice House
WEEKLY DANCE, FITNESS and MOVEMENT CLASSES
Each week local instructors present 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.
The Berkeley Springs Studio Tour sponsors a self-guided tour of artist studios in Morgan County on October 19 & 20, 2019. Visit www.berkeleyspringsstudiotour.org for more info or call 304-249-8803.