Join local artist, Mary Schuytema, for a fun night out on Friday, May 8th 7-9 p.m. at Buchanan Center for the Arts. (Just in time for Mother's Day ... hint, hint.) The BCA will host a Mother/Daughter Mother/Son painting workshop! Enjoy a night of fun complete with everything needed to make a 12X16 painting on canvas. We'll provide snacks and you can BYOB! For an easel reservation of $30, you'll get instruction and all materials. For every reservation, you'll also be donating $5 to support the arts in Monmouth! It's a win-win! Make your reservation now at www.arttimeout.com. And don't worry! Absolutely no painting experience or "artsyness" is required.
47th Annual Town & Country Exhibition
Students from Warren, Henderson, and Mercer Counties have joined forces to bring us this creative and joyful exhibition.
April 28 - May 23, 2015
Opening reception is Saturday, May 2, 2015 2 - 4 p.m.
This event is free and open to the public.
All programming at the BCA is sponsored in part by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency, a state agency.
Old Friends Talk Art (OFTA)
Join us at the BCA on Wednesday, May 13th, 10:00 a.m. to hear Tim Pahel, Assistant Professor and Director of Choral Activities, present "Choirs, Collaborations, and the Verdi Requiem." He will discuss the Verdi Requiem, the choirs at Monmouth College, and their collaborative efforts.
Additionally, mark your calendars and plan to attend the performance of the Requiem on Saturday, May 2nd at 7:30 p.m. at Central Congregational Church in Galesburg.