CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Eisenhower Paint Night
Wednesday, June 20, 4:30-7:30p.m.
General Dwight D. Eisenhower took up painting at his home in Gettysburg to relieve stress. The National Park Service and ACAC would like to invite you to pick up your brush, enjoy some wine, and spend an evening immersing yourself in history and creativity. You will recreate a piece painted by President Eisenhower. The event includes a guided tour of his home, art instruction, and refreshments. Marie Smith, $50 ($55 non-members)
15th Annual Juried Art Exhibition – Schmucker Art Gallery, Gettysburg College
May 31 – June 22
Annual exhibit of regional artists. Opening reception First Friday, June 1, 5p.m. to 7p.m. with awards at 6p.m.
Trivia at Mason Dixon Distillery
Wednesday, August 8, 6-8p.m.
Mason Dixon Distillery, 331 E. Water St., Gettysburg, will offer a special Trivia Contest on Wednesday, August 8, from 6p.m. to 8p.m., emceed by Jeff Hemler, to benefit the Arts Council. Draft a team of up to six players and test your general knowledge of subjects like pop culture, sports, history, movies, geography, music, and literature. Cost to play is a $10 donation per person to the Arts Council. Members of the winning and second place teams receive a Mason Dixon Distillery gift card. Table reservations are recommended by calling the Distillery at 717-398-3385.
Saturday, September 15
The Adams County Arts Council is sponsoring a Scavenger Hunt for persons of all ages on Saturday, September 15. Participants will enjoy walking through beautiful downtown Gettysburg while matching arty images from the event program with the participating business where they can be found.
Costume Party – Gettysburg Hotel
October 26, 8p.m.
Theme: Time Machine. Dance music by the Josh Squared Band, costume contest, and more!
Read Between the Vines
November 1, 5p.m. to 7p.m.
Enjoy wine & cheese with Cheryl Kelly, Sales Manager for Penguin Random House, as she previews new books for your book club and holiday list.
Deadline to apply for funding for Adams County arts projects in the coming year.
9th Annual Gingerbread Celebration & Holiday Mart – HACC Gettysburg Campus
Nov 29, 30, Dec 1.
See amazing gingerbread houses, enjoy children’s activities, and get the perfect handmade gift at the mart.
Holiday Gala – National Park Service Museum and Visitor Center
Celebrate the season and the Arts Council’s first 25 years at a black tie dinner and dance. Mix, mingle, and feel the holiday spirit at this glamorous evening. Raise a glass to our remarkable achievement of bringing enriching arts experiences to more than half a million people since 1993!
Gettysburg New Year’s Eve Celebration – Lincoln Square
Entertainment at downtown venues, fireworks and party in Lincoln Square. In partnership with Gettysburg Borough, ACNB Bank, and Destination Gettysburg.