Please check calendar http://www.maplegroveartscenter.org/calendar/
Currently we are open Tuesday - Friday, 11 am - 5 pm - volunteers open the gallery.
The arts center is open 7 days a week for art classes and events or by appointment. Check the calendar - the center is not open when there is no volunteer listed on designated time/day slots. Other gallery time: Wednesday evenings 6:30 - 9:00 p.m. during Night Writers meeting. Please call to schedule a time to visit the center.
NEW CLASSES POSTED! See Classes for more information
Old Soul Artists
Connecting with Past Lives to Fuel Your Creative Fire
Wednesday, October 14, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. $35,
Sign up online! http://maplegroveartscenter.org/online_class_signup/
Have you ever wondered where your creative inspiration comes from? Have you been looking for a new way to tap into a inspirational source that you can channel into your creative work? Learn how your past lives may have influenced your current path, and how to tap into one (or more!) past lives to find continued inspiration.
Speaker: Heidi Steffens. Heidi is a paranormal energy consultant, intuitive healer, Reiki Master Teacher, and ordained minister. She works with clients at her professional studio in St Louis Park, MN as well as traveling the country working on extreme paranormal cases. She has natural gifts and abilities which have been honed and enhanced through a lifetime of extensive training and study. For over twenty years Heidi has followed her higher calling to help others through the use of her unique skill set; and she has been a professional Paranormal Energy Consultant for over a decade.
Still Time to Sign Up!! Comedy For All Ages - Ages 14-16 years old and 60+ years qualify for this fun and informative Comedy Tech Class taught by Scott Hansen. Sign up Now!! Classes are September 8, 15, 22, 29 + one-on-one development. Stage performance on September 27 at the Maple Tavern, Cost is Free and includes education materials. See the Education page and fill out an application form.
Nanowrimo – Celebrating National Novel Writing Month – Join us for classes with the Night Writers - See Education for classes. Join us for the reception on November 12, 6:30 p.m.
Kidz Art Classes - Introducing KidzArt to the arts center - Marilyn Binkley & Lisa Vitkus See Education
In the Company of Kids-(ongoing theater classes) Instructor Bonnie Kaye. Classes for all kids and special-needs children. Mondays starting September 28 – December 14 see Classes
Upcoming Shows & Events
Student Art Show Featuring NHCC June 2 - 26
MGAC Member Show July 7 - 31 - Open to all members of the Maple Grove Arts Center
Arte de la Calle (Art of the Street) Artwork from muralist and mentor, Jimmy Longoria August 4- 31
Black & White Show September 1 - 29 - Open to all artists. Reception September 10
Monster Show October 5 - 30 - Open to all artists. Reception October 23 - Costume Party!!
The Writing is On the Wall Show November 5 – 27 - Opening reception November 12 (Namowrimo –
National Novel Writing Month)
The Gift of Art Boutique December 1 - 23. Holiday Tea, December 5, 10:00 am, $25 Tree Lighting on Main Street December 5.
FAB: Fine Arts Boutique
Open during Gallery Hours: Shop Local and buy real art. Homemade birdhouses, scarves, and jewelry, beautiful photographs, watercolors and oil paintings.
Contact us about volunteer opportunities at the arts center. We are looking for art enthusiasts that are not necessarily artists. Volunteers of all skills and abilities welcome! Volunteers are needed for the Maple Grove Days Art Fair and the arts center. Volunteers of all ages needed. Please fill out contact us form and let us know!