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

HOT ACAC EVENTS

Events, unless otherwise noted, will be held at the ACAC Arts Education Center, 125 South Washington St, Gettysburg.  For event tickets or more information, contact ACAC at (717) 334-5006, aa@adamsarts.org, or visit

 

3rdThursdaynoon Brown Bag Lunch series – 

 

Artists, authors, musicians present an arts-related noon-hour program each 3rd Thursday, March – December.

The Class Schedules!

Adult Fall Classes

Adult Winter Classes

Calendar of Events

 

December Paint Night – December 1

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STAR Grant– November 1 – Deadline to apply for funding for Adams County arts projects in the coming year. Applications available at www.adamsarts.org.

 

7th Annual Gingerbread Celebration & Holiday Mart

December 2 & 3, HACC Gburg – See amazing gingerbread houses, enjoy children’s activities, and get the perfect handmade gift at the mart.

 

Jingle Ball for Jen– December 16 – In memory of Jennifer LeVan, celebrate the holidays at the home of Jane and Mike Rice.

Gettysburg New Year’s Eve Celebration – December 31 –

 Entertainment at downtown venues, fireworks and party in Lincoln Square. In partnership with Gettysburg Borough, ACNB Bank, and Destination Gettysburg.

 

ACAC 2017 Calendar of Events

                                                                                                                                                                 

Events, unless otherwise noted, will be held at the ACAC Arts Education Center, 125 South Washington St, Gettysburg. For more information, contact ACAC at (717) 334-5006, aa@adamsarts.org, or visit at www.adamsarts.org

Arts classes and Summer camps – Jan- Dec

Arts classes and camps for children and adults. Class schedules and registration online at www.adamsarts.org.

In The Gallery – Jan- Dec

Rotating exhibits of local art in the Robert C. Hoffman C. E. T. Gallery.

First Friday – Jan- Dec, 5 – 7:30 p.m.

Opening receptions, meet and greet the artists, special events, and refreshments each month on Gettysburg’s First Friday.

3rdThursdaynoon Brown Bag Lunch series-March through Dec

Free arts-related noon-hour program each 3rd Thursday

 

Rockin Trivia – The Pike Restaurant, Jan 6, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

The Pike offers a trivia contest to benefit ACAC. Draft a team of up to eight or join a team that evening and compete for a prize. Snow date: January 13

Annual Membership Meeting – March 7, 7 p.m.

Learn about the Arts Council’s accomplishments over the past year and meet the latest Applause Awards winners. Open to the public. Refreshments follow meeting.

 

Carpe Librum Happy Hour – Thursday, March 23, 5 -7 p.m.

Enjoy wine & cheese with Cheryl Kelly, Sales Manager for Penguin Random House, as she previews new books.

Recyclable Art Contest Exhibit – April 7 – 29

Students create works of art using recycled materials. Awards at noon on April 23.

 

Tee It Up For Jen Golf Tournament at The Links – April 27

Noon: Registration, Driving Range, Putting Green, 1PM: Shotgun Start

Garden Party/Luau at the David LeVan Home- June 3

The tradition continues! David LeVan will host this fabulous party.

 

14th Annual Juried Art Exhibition- June 1-June 23, Schmucker Gallery, Gettysburg College

Annual exhibit of regional artists in partnership with Schmucker Art Gallery June 2 opening reception 5 p.m. – 7 p.m., awards ceremony 6 p.m.

Battlefield Harley Memorial Ride and Concert – June 24

Follow the beautiful Motorcycle back roads of Adams County for a great day ride concluding with a concert (TBA) at Battlefield Harley-Davidson.

Daylilies– Monday, June 26

Wine, light refreshments and garden tours at Gettysburg Daylilies. 5 pm to 7 pm Rain date: June 28

Art at the Farmers Market – Saturdays in July, Lincoln Square

Artists display work at the market in downtown Gettysburg. 7 a.m. to 12 noon

 

Scavenger Hunt– August TBD, Gettysburg: 1 – 4 p.m.,

Search for arty clues in local streets and businesses

Pa Watercolor Society 38th Annual International Juried exhibition – Sep 11 to Oct 28

Opening reception-September 16, 1 pm to 4 pm

STAR Grant– November 1

Deadline to apply for funding for Adams County arts projects in the coming year.

 

Masquerade Party – October 27, Gettysburg Hotel, 8 p.m.

Costume dance party.

Dancing with the Local Stars – November 10

Local celebrities and dance pros face off at Gettysburg High School

8th Annual Gingerbread Celebration & Holiday Mart– December 1 & 2, HACC Gburg

See amazing gingerbread houses, enjoy children’s activities, and get the perfect handmade gift at the mart.

Holiday Ball– December TBD

Gettysburg New Year’s Eve Celebration – December 31

Entertainment at downtown venues, fireworks and party in Lincoln Square. In partnership with Gettysburg Borough, ACNB Bank, and Destination Gettysburg.

 

MONTHLY EVENTS

First Friday – Jan- Dec, 5 – 7:30 p.m.
Opening receptions, meet and greet the artists, special events, and refreshments each month on Gettysburg’s First Friday.

 

 

Take a look at this 2016/2017 Calendar – On a regular Basis as it will be updated!

 

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