Artist Reception | September 8 | 2-4pm
Free and Open to the Public
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:
Skott and Cale Gent
Date & Time of Performance: November 10,2019 | 2:00pm
Mary Swander will tell story of her experience of food and farming. She will also allow the audience to respond to the performance with comments on the content of the stories, or to allow the audience to respond to the performances with stories of their own. Swander will put the stories in a context of the larger food movement, and in particular, the umbrella of AgArts, a non- profit that she founded: www.agarts.org
Local Venders will be present with a “sampling” of their products
The Black Velvet Band will provide music centered around farming, agriculture as well as some of their unique sounds
Open to the Public
Sugested Donation | $5.00
November 1 – November 26th, 2020
More to follow
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).
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
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 Street beginning at 9AM. Street space is reserved right outside of MAE, or you may choose to paint from any public space in or around Maquoketa. If you don’t have time to paint that day, bring in any original artwork pertaining to our area that you’d like to exhibit and/or sell. Art you create that day or bring in may be displayed at MAE on your own easels, or on the walls as space dictates. 30% commission will be charged on any sales at MAE. All work should be labeled with Title, Artist’s name, and Price. Artwork will be accepted for display beginning at 9:00 a.m. and continuing until 4:00 p.m. on October 12. Your art may be picked up that day by 4PM if you wish, or you can leave it for display/sale until Oct. 18th. Pick up any time that week during our open hours.
MAE will not be held responsible for any missing or damaged artwork