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Picture Maquoketa: October 12, 2019–Maqtober Fest Event

An Invitation to Artists of All Ages Art Experience invites you to come and paint and/or display your artwork of all things Maquoketa during Maqtoberfest on Saturday, October 12, 2019.  Bring your easels and materials needed.  Paint outside or paint from photos inside the building at 124 S. Main StreetRead More

A Harvest of Memories and Hope | My Story

AN EVENT NOT TO MISS WITH STORIES, MUSIC, FOOD A HARVEST OF MEMORIES AND HOPE TO INSPIRE ALL!!     Come hear your neighbors, friends, and colleagues tell their own stories about farming!   “A Harvest of Memories and Hopes” Storytellers: Roger Stewart Steven Tubbs Skott and Cale Gent LoriRead More

Larry J. Davis

Artist Reception | September 8 | 2-4pm Free and Open to the Public

Area High School Art Exhibit

November 1 – November 26th, 2020 More to follow

Upcoming Layers of Maquoketa Events

Open Studio

Every fourth Thursday of the month | 1-4pm | FREE Bring any art project to work on during this four-hour time period. MAE can provide easels, computers, and drop cloths. Just bring your other materials and project(s).  

Doodle Group

This group meets the third Thursday of every month at MAE at 1:00 pm Come “zen” and doodle  Meet   *   Create   *   See

The Treble Tapestry Singers Are Back!

This  Group of Women (55-year-olds and up) will Resume Practices on: Thursday,  APRIL 4TH  MAQUOKETA ART EXPERIENCE 11:30 – 1:00 PM (begin singing at 12:00) Lunch Hour Singers Needed! ( Bring your Lunch) Free and Open To Women Who Like to Sing! Meet, Greet and Create Together Through Song  

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