CALL FOR ENTRIES
Cecil County Arts Council's 17th Annual Photography Show
Drop-off your photographs from October 23 - October 31
during our regular business hours.
Monday - Friday, 10:00 am. - 4:00 pm.
The Cecil County Arts Council
cordially invites you to attend our
Annual Silent Auction & Gala
"A Grand Royal Affair"
Friday, November 11, 6:00 - 11:00 p.m.
Schaefer's Canal House
208 Bank Street, Chesapeake City.
Heavy Hors D'oeuvres, Cocktail Hour, Cash Bar, Dancing.
RSVP by October 31.
Black Tie Optional
To honor and recognize those who have served our country, please share their names with us to be honored during the gala.
Donations are accepted and sponsorship is still available.
Art at Port House Grill
Electra's Solo Exhibition at Port House Grill will hang though the month of October.
The gallery is on the second floor of the restaurant at
15 North Main Street, North East
Thursday Yoga Night with Shay
Join Shay every Thursday at 7:00 pm for a one hour vinyasa session.
$5.00 drop in.
Artists In Action
You never know who is going to set-up in the gallery during the Wednesday "Artists In Action" gathering. Bring your supplies and work along with other artists in the open studio setting. Share your techniques and skills or sharpen your own. No registration is required and all are welcome! FREE! Come in every Wednesday from 10:30 am - 2:00 pm and spend the day with the CCAC.
The Tuesday Poetry Group, "Lunchlines" continues to grow! Stop by to listen or join in the fun! Always merry, and often comical, these clever wordsmiths are not to be missed. The group meets in the beautiful gallery space on the first and third Tuesday of each month, around noon. Bring your lunch or a snack and enjoy... FREE!
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.
Use Amazonsmile.com and make CCAC smile!
Do you shop with Amazon.com? Use your existing log-in and switch to Amazonsmile.com and shop as you normally would. Amazonsmile will let you select the Cecil County Arts Council as the recipient of their donation program. Every quarter, they send a check representing a percentage of the sales made by people who select the arts council as their beneficiary!
Kennett Design is hosting painting parties all over the tri-state area. Call them to have them host a party for you.
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 38th 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!
Like Us On Facebook!!
If you haven't already done so, please visit us on facebook, cecilcountyartscouncil, https://www.facebook.com/cecilcountyartscouncil/
you could win a prize!! Find us on Twitter @elktonarts. _
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Thank you 2016 Gala Sponsors
Aberdeen Proving Ground Federal Credit Union
Cecil County Government
Cecil County Public Schools
Maryland State Arts Council
Picture it Framed
Upper Bay Counseling & Support Services
VFW Post 6027
Annual Juried Show
1st Place - Bert Krasman's, "Oxford, PA Residence"
2nd Place - Nancy Woodward's, "Summit Castle"
3rd Place - Debbie Pierce's, "Autumn at the Courthouse"
Mary Clark Confalone
People Choice Award:
Inaugural 6x6 Canvas Show
Artists from all over the county have been working on their small canvases and hiding their names on the back. Many are stlil available for purchase. How will you know if it is it from someone famous or infamous? The only way to find out is to pick your favorite, pay $20, and turn it over!
Art at Port House Grill
The Benson's plan to enhance your dining experience at Port House Grill
with a rotating art gallery.
Port House Grill will host a new featured artist every month.
Opening Receptions will be held the first Sunday of the month from 3 - 5pm.
Light refreshments will be served during opening reception.
November: Rob Massimiano
December: Tommy Torres
Contact CCAC at 410-392-4750 / email@example.com
OR Port House Grill 443-350-4488 / www.porthousegrill.com
Join Yoga for Life at Thursday Night
Every Thursday, 5:30
with Sarah Mester
CCAC Board Member Job Description
Description: In support of the By-laws of the Cecil County Arts Council the following expectations have been developed:
*Understand and promote CCAC‘s mission
*Gain working knowledge of CCAC’s programs and services
*Assist in membership development and fundraising
*Advocate, educate and promote CCAC and its constituents
*Review and participate in budget preparation
*Review materials and minutes prior to meetings
*Adhere to Conflict of Interest policy
*Observe and comply with confidentiality guidelines
*Participate and ensure viability of at least one CCAC Committee.
*Attend monthly Board Meetings
*Attend Annual Members Meeting each June
*Attend major annual benefit events
*Attend CCAC events throughout the year
*Procure gifts for CCAC from personal resources (give or get)
*Participate in development and fundraising
If interested, fill out the application below and email or deliver to the gallery during business hours.
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