Hattiesburg Arts Council calendar of events

Hattiesburg Arts Council calendar of events

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - This is a news release from the Hattiesburg Arts Council.

Contact:  Rebekah Stark Johnson

Executive Director

Hattiesburg Arts Council

601-583-6005

Hattiesburg Arts Council 2015-2016 Programs and list of activities

December 12th 7-9pm

Hattiesburg Arts Council Annual Amateur Photography Exhibit Competition

For Adults and Children

Hattiesburg Cultural Center

723 N. Main St.

Free and open to the public

January 4th 8:30am to 3pm

Hattiesburg Arts Council, Professional Development Creative Writing workshop for

K-12th grade teachers. Richelle Putnam, MAC Teaching Artist

Workshop is free and lunch provided. CEU is available for $10

Hattiesburg Cultural Center

723 N. Main St.

February 20th 1:30-3pm and 3:30-5pm

Hattiesburg Arts Council African American History Focus

Alysia Burton Steele, author of "Delta Jewels"

1:30-3pm Guest artist presentation and "church mother" interviews, book reading / signing and multi-media presentation

3:30-5pm Workshop presentation with Alysia Steele

"How to interview, photograph and document our history with low budget multi-media interviews" Sponsored by the African American Military Museum and the Convention Commission

Hattiesburg Cultural Center

723 N. Main St.

Free and open to the public

February 27th 7pm

Hattiesburg Arts Council and Forrest General Hospital present:

1920's Great Gatsby Gala in memory of Brian Blair

Jazz band, ballroom dancing and 1920's attire

Hattiesburg Cultural Center

Reservations required: $50 per person

www.HattiesburgArtsCouncil.org

April 2nd   5-7pm

Hattiesburg Arts Council

Lisa Qualls "Louisiana Portrait Project"

Art Exhibit and Reception during Spring Art Walk

Exhibit runs from March 31-April 15

Hattiesburg Cultural Center

Free and open to the public

April 2nd 5-8pm

Hattiesburg Arts Council

Hattiesburg Women's Art Collective

Art Exhibit and Reception during Spring Art Walk

HAC Open Studios on Front Street

207 East Front Street Suite #103 (The America Bldg)

Free and open to the public