Art at Port House Grill
Electra's Solo Exhibition at Port House Grill
Sunday, October 2, 3:00 - 5:00 pm
This is a free event and light refreshments will be provided.
The gallery is on the second floor of the restaurant at
15 North Main Street, North East
Thursday Night Yoga
Tuesday night Yoga with Shay Robb will now be on Thursday nights staring September 22 at 7:00 pm. This is a one hour vinyasa session.
$5.00 drop in.
Join Yoga for Life at Thursday Night
Every Thursday, 7:00pm with Sarah Mester
Starting October 6, classes will begin at 5:30
KIDS Tilted Canvas Paint Party
Sunday, October 9
1:00 - 3:00 pm
Let the kids have some fun with this painting, just in time for Halloween.
No experience is necessary, Janie will teach the kids step by step.
$25.00 per child or 2 for $40 for those who register early.
Painting starts promptly at 1, please arrive 20 minutes early.
They can bring a drink and snack of their choice.
You can register online at
For more information:
Call Janie at: 831-233-1467
or contact CCAC at 410-392-5740
Tilted Canvas Paint Party
Friday, October 14,
6:00 - 8:00 pm
Join us in the back gallery for another paint night!
No experience is necessary as Janie will take you step by step.
$35.00 per person or 2 for $60 for those who register early.
Painting starts promptly at 5, please arrive 20 minutes early.
Bring your snack and drink of choice, one complimentary glass of wine
will be given. ID is required.
For more information:
Call Janie at: 831-233-1467
or contact CCAC at 410-392-57
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!
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!
Annual Juried Show
Friday, October 7, 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Join us for the opening reception of the CCAC’s Annual Juried Show and see if you agree with the choices that the juror made! Prizes are awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place and you get to select which piece you would have chosen for “Best in Show”. Feast your eyes on the art and enjoy light refreshments and a live musical performance by Day Tripper.
In conjunction with the Juried Show, we will have the inaugural unveiling of the 6x6 Canvas Show. Artists from all over the county have been working on their small canvases and hiding their names on the back. 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!
Rich Lombino's Solo Exhibition, "Abstract Emotive Art:
Creating Art Through Emotion"
and Open Show, "Fervid Feelings & Passionate Pictures"
is on display through the month of September.
CCAC is accessible to persons with a disability.
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.
September: Almerle Davis
November: Rob Massimiano
December: Tommy Torres
Contact CCAC at 410-392-4750 / firstname.lastname@example.org
OR Port House Grill 443-350-4488 / www.porthousegrill.com
SAVE THE DATE
CCAC's Annual Silent Auction and 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.
Kennett Design is hosting painting parties all over the tri-state area. Call them to have them host a party for you.
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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