Cecil County Arts Council
135 East Main Street
Elkton, MD 21921
May in the Gallery
Did you know Cecil County Arts Council is on Instagram? Find us here: www.instagram.com/cecilcountyartscouncil
and also on Twitter twitter.com/ElktonArts
CCAC's Annual Members Show and
Bert Krasman's Solo Exhibtion
Friday, June 2, 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Join us at the arts council for Cecil County Arts Council's Annual Members's Show with Bert Krasman's Solo Exhibition. Enjoy light refreshments and live music provided by Dave Massimiano during the reception.
This is your opportunity to vote for new board members and to re-elect those whose terms are up for renewal. There are also some changes to our bylaws which will need approval, as well. This is a FREE and family friendly event. CCAC is accessible to persons with disabilities.
Minihane's 2nd Annual Art Festival
Call for Entries
This year's festival will be held Saturday, October 7, 2017, from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Live music outdoors, all day. There will be children's activities including a bouncy house, bookmobile, karaoke, face painting, dunk tank and more!
If you are interested in participating in Artist's Alley, please RSVP to CCAC at 410-392-5740. There will be NO artist table fee and Minihane's will not collect a commission from your sales!!
Minihane's Irish Pub and Restaurant // 101 W. Main Street, Elkton // 410-996-0047
Artists In Action
Bring your supplies and join artists in the gallery to paint, draw, or sculpt the day away. Beginners and professionals meet to work on projects, and to share tips and tricks. You never know who will set up in the gallery! All ages and skill levels are welcome. Always FREE, come in every Wednesday from 10:30 am - 2:00 pm and spend the day with the CCAC.
Join the poets every first and third Tuesday of the month. Entertaining and always clever, these "word wizards" are worth a listen. Lunchlines meets at noon in the bright, cheery gallery for about an hour. Bring your lunch and enjoy! All ages are welcome and participation is free for all CCAC members.
Join Yoga for Life at Thursday Night
Every Thursday, 5:30
with Sarah Mester.
Thursday Yoga Night with Shay
Join Shay Robb every Thursday at 7:00 pm for a one hour Vinyasa session. $5.00 drop in.
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Make a one-time switch to select the Cecil County Arts Council as the charitable organization you would like to support. There is no charge to you and CCAC will receive .5% of all purchases made. In 2016, CCAC received $58 from Amazon and hundreds of other charities received more than $37,903,623. Make the switch; it helps over come shoppers remorse! SUPPORT THE ARTS! Just click the link below.
The Cecil County Arts Council is open Monday through Friday, 10 am-4 pm, and the first Saturday from 10 am-2 pm (unless closed due to holiday). The Arts Council acts as a clearinghouse for information on the arts in Cecil County. Now in its 40th year, the Arts Council is a non-profit organization, dedicated to “presenting, promoting and sustaining the arts in Cecil County”.
Supported by funding from the state, county, individual contributions, and sponsorship, the Arts Council is also a membership organization! We would love to include you as a member of this wonderful group of people!
At venues all throughout Cecil County, the Arts Council provides opportunities for the residents of our community to experience art events such as free concerts along the waterfront, exhibitions, workshops, classes and much more!
The Arts Council also provides grant and scholarship opportunities to community residents, organizations and schools. Each year, the Arts Council offers over $20,000 in sub-grants and scholarships to applicants.
Visit the Arts Council, experience what we have to offer!
Thank you 2016 Gala Sponsors
APGFCU and Thomas C. Jones, CPA
Elkton Chamber & Alliance and Turnt' Loose Bail Bonds
The Family of Alan M. Burke, Jr., Laurie Fitzgerald, Friends of Cecil County Arts Council, Dwight & Diane Hair, Minihane's Irish Pub, Upper Bay Counseling & Support Services and Perry Point VA
Business Card Sponsors
Harry Barnes Law, Resolution Services, Inc, Elkton Florist, East Main Cafe, Fair Hill Florist, Dixon Energy, Angelucci Bail Bonds, Chesapeake Pawn Brokers, William F. Riddle
A special thanks to Kaye Merry for providing the poppy pins as part of our tribute to our Veterans.
For links to our sponsors, please go to our "Supporter Links" tab at the top navigation panel above.
Make sure to follow us here, and on Facebook www.facebook.com/cecilcountyartscouncil/ for all of our upcoming events in 2017!
Call for Entries for
Cecil County Arts Council's Annual Members Show
Drop off your latest work and show off your talents at CCAC's Annual Member's Show!
You can drop off your entries during our regular business hours, Monday - Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. from
May 24 - 31. For further information, go to http://www.cecilcountyartscouncil.org.
Paint Party with Tilted Canvas
Friday, June 9, 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Join Janie in the back gallery and paint, “Festive Beach Sign” at the arts council. No experience necessary and all materials are provided. You can choose if you would like to make it a destination or pool sign. The sign includes 4 arrows and an 8’ pressure treated post. Complimentary glass of wine will be given to those over 21, with identification. You may bring a drink/snack of your choice. Painting starts promptly at 6:30, please arrive at least 20 minutes early.
$45.00 per person.
Register online before June 8 at: https://tiltedcanvasparty.com/events/festive-beach-sign/
You can go to the event on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/events/216934095482402/
Questions: Call Janie: 831-233-1467 or email: email@example.com or CCAC at 410-392-5740 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Local Call for Artists
There will be a Colonial Marketplace in
Historic Charlestown on October 21,and 22.
An important part of Colonial Charlestown’s 275th Anniversary Celebration Colonial Fair and Market with reenactments and encampment. Weavers, Glass blowers, Metal Workers, Spinners. (Knitters of cute little kid hats) Inexpensive booth space rental, waived for those who demonstrate their craft.
or call town hall 410-287-6173
Artists Open House
Plein Air Painting & Photography Open House
Saturday, June 3, 10am - 3pm
Calling all artists, join us for the day to come
and paint or photograph the beautiful
grounds at Mount Harmon. Bring your camera
or easel to receive free admission for the day.
Admission for artists: FREE
Registration is required.
To register email email@example.com
Mount Harmon Plantation
600 Mount Harmon Road, Earleville, MD 21919
Cecil County Arts Council's 2nd Annual
6x6 Canvas Show
Interested in Cecil County Arts Council's 2nd Annual 6x6 Canvas show this year? Stop by the gallery during our regular business hours and pick up a canvas. Create it as you wish, sign it on the back and bring it back
to us by September 5th.
The unveiling will be Friday, October 6, 5:00 p.m.
The cost to purchase a finished canvas is $20.00 and the artist will be kept secret until the buyer turns it over!
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Children's Art Lessons
Tully Lane, an art studio for kids, is offering children's art lessons for ages 5 through 10 with Lisa McKeown Dolor. Tully Lane is a beautifully situated art studio in Fair Hill that provides a nurturing environment to promote creativity, discovery and independent thinking. Four week sessions are $48 and space is limited. Call 410-392-3946 for more information.
Kennett Design is hosting painting parties all over the tri-state area. Call them to have them host a party for you.
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