May, 2012

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Chalk the Block

Saturday, May 12, 2012 Participants enjoyed chalking the block in downtown Maquoketa!

Open Stage Night for the Performing Arts

Friday, May 11, 2012 MAE and the community enjoyed another Open Stage Night with even more participants than last time. Musicians, singers, actors, and comedians entertained guests. Some guests joined the show by creating their works of art off stage through drawing and writing.

University of Iowa Museum of Art Programs for Maquoketa Community Schools Students

Monday, April 30-Thursday, May 3, 2012 and Monday, May 7, 2012 Dale Fisher, Curator of Education at the University of Iowa Museum of Art presented a variety of programs throughout the week to second graders through tenth graders. Programs included Graphic Novel and Comic Art, American Indian and First Peoples,Read More

Opening Reception for Evan Stickfort’s Life is Suffering

Saturday, May 5, 2012 The public attended Evan Stickfort’s art exhibit and opening reception to view and learn more about his work. Photo Credit: Nick Schmid

Karaoke Kickoff for TorqueFest

Thursday, May 3, 2012 Nothing goes together better than hot rods and music. MAE kicked off this year’s TorqueFest by hosting karaoke.

McDonald’s Fundraiser for Maquoketa Art Experience’s Children’s Classes

Wednesday, May 2, 2012 Thanks to all those who came out to support children’s and beginners’ classes at Maquoketa Art Experience by eating at McDonald’s. We appreciate you helping make MAE and its programs a success!