Mary G. Hardin Center for Cultural Arts News and Events
Festival of Trees XXIV: Christmas Around the World
November 16 - December 23
Join us for our annual holiday exhibit featuring 30 Christmas trees decorated by local schoolchildren. This year's theme is "Christmas Around the World" and each tree is decorated to depict a specific country's holiday celebrations and customs.
Festival of Trees is included with admission to the Hardin Center, Imagination Place,
November 16, 2013 – January 31, 2014
Bring your family to experience an indoor winter wonderland complete with snow and fun activities!
Using a unique material we’ve brought the excitement of snow inside and created an enchanting area for you and your family.
•snow area •snow slide •snowball pit
•obstacle course •photo opportunities
The Gadsden Cultural Arts Foundation announced that it has hired Deborah Hawkins as a Development Officer. “Having a person as recognized and connected as Deborah is a bonus,” said Bobby Welch, Executive Director of the GCAF. “Her goal is to develop funds that will make arts education accessible to all youth and to raise funds for our upcoming 25th Anniversary.”
On view in the Heritage Room until November 15, 2013 artist Laurin McCracken’s watercolors showcase still life, flowers and more. Please join us on Sunday afternoon, October 6th from 2 – 4 PM for a “Meet the Artist” reception sponsored by the Gadsden Service Guild. Laurin’s exhibit is sponsored by Holiday Inn Express, Isbell Family Dental, Greater Gadsden Tourism, and
Kathy Chan Exhibition Hall:
August 22 – October 31: In the Doghouse: The Art of James
meet the artist on Sunday, October 6, 2 – 4 PM
November 16 – December 24: Festival of Trees
XXIV: Christmas Around the World
and Let it Snow: The Exhibit
August 22 – October
The Walnut Gallery, in partnership with the Mary G. Hardin Center for Cultural Arts, presents “Afflicted Likeness” by Lori Larusso. The exhibition, organized and installed by Walnut Gallery, will be on display in the Kathy Chan Exhibition Hall of the Mary G. Hardin Center for Cultural Arts from now until August 11. A meet the artist reception and gallery talk will
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Please send slides and other pertinent information to:
Mary G. Hardin Center for Cultural Arts
Attn: Bobby Welch/Exhibits Committee
PO Box 1507
Gadsden, AL 35902-1507
or feel free to email inquiries and/or digital images to: email@example.com. or call 256-543-2787 ext. 26. The exhibition committee currently has the exhibition schedule set through mid 2013.
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