Adams County Arts Council – Supporting the arts in Adams County PA



first FRIDAY, May 1st, 5:00 – 7:30 pm – Our Gallery Openings & Events…first-friday-flag1

The PGL Nicaraguan Dancers, here thru Project Gettysburg Leon,  will be dDancers 1 (2)oing a dance demo and art workshop.  This is part of the Adams County Wellness Challenge.

Gallery – Andrea Theisson

Reception Hall – Upper Adams High School

Studio – Nicaraguan Artists





Cristin Cash, Ph.D. – JAE Juror

ACAC’s 12th Annual Juried Art Exhibition

12th Annual Juried Art Exhibition, May 29 – June 19, at Schmucker Gallery, Gettysburg College, in partnership with Schmucker Art Gallery.

Hours: Tuesday thru Sunday 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Closed Mondays. June 5, 12, & 13 – Open 10:00 am- 7:00 pm

Prizes totaling $2,750 will be handed out at the Opening Reception on First Friday, June 5, 5 pm to 7, with awards at 6 p.m.

Congratulations to the 37 artists who juror Cristin Cash, Ph.D., selected for our exhibition.

Click here to see the 2015 juried artists

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brown bag lunch

3rdthursdaynoon – May 21st, Noon

May 21: Cheryl Kelly from Random House will tell us about what everyone will be reading on the beach this summer.







Daylillies 320Brunch at Gettysburg Daylilies, Saturday, June 27, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (Rain date: Sunday, June 28.)

Enjoy a mimosa, delightful brunch, and 1,000 cultivars in bloom at Anne and Charlie’s home, 45 Sachs Rd., Gettysburg. Potted daylilies for sale with part proceeds to the Arts Council. Master Gardener, member of the American Hemerocallis Society, and Arts Council board member, Gomer will offer gardens tours.  Plus you’ll meet the peacocks!

Reservations requested by June 24.  RESERVATIONS: $30