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February 2018

Art on Main: Children’s After School Art Program

February 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 30, 2018

Arts On Main, 6580 Main Street
Gloucester, VA 23061 United States
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$17

Children's After School Art Program Our After School Art Program is now available to ALL students, taught by Ellen Walter, the head of the very popular 5 year old program. When: Beginning January 3, 2018 and every following Wednesday Hours: 4:15 - 5:15 Where: Arts on Main What: Students will learn elements and principles of design and art techniques while studying American artists such as: Edward Hicks, Mary Cassatt, George Caleb Bingham, Norman Rockwell, Grandma Moses, Alexander Calder, Georgia O’Keefe,…

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Arts on Main: Children’s After School Art Program

February 28 @ 4:15 pm - 5:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:15pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 27, 2018

Arts On Main, 6580 Main Street
Gloucester, VA 23061 United States
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$17

January 24 @ 4:15 pm - 5:15 pm |Recurring Event (See all) Our After School Art Program is now available to ALL students, taught by Ellen Walter, the head of the very popular 5 year old program. Students will learn elements and principles of design and art techniques while studying American artists such as: Edward Hicks, Mary Cassatt, George Caleb Bingham, Norman Rockwell, Grandma Moses, Alexander Calder, Georgia O’Keefe, Andrew Wyeth, Joseph Cornell, Andy Warhol, Claes Oldenburg, Faith Ringgold, Roy…

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March 2018

Arts on Main: March Art Exhibit

March 2 @ 8:00 am - March 31 @ 5:00 pm
Arts On Main, 6580 Main Street
Gloucester, VA 23061 United States
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COMMON GROUND Our March Exhibition features artist Melanie Chambers Hartman. Hartman lives in Yorktown, Virginia where she paints landscapes en plein air and in her studio. She creates small paintings on location as a way of taking notes. These studies are a reminder of the lighting, colors and values seen at a particular date and time and they become valuable reference tools for creating larger paintings in her studio. She paints the tidal marshes and wetlands of coastal Virginia, rural…

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Open Studio

March 2 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Friday, repeating until June 29, 2018

Gloucester Arts On Main, Inc., 6580 Main Street
Gloucester, VA 23061 United States
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Free
painting classes & workshop

If you enjoy painting with company, bring your stuff and paint with us every Friday morning. Free, 9 to 12 am. (Note – this is a good way to make time to paint, so come along!)

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Art @ Abingdon Concert Series: Isabelle Demers, organ

March 10 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Abingdon Episcopal Church, 4645 George Washington Memorial Highway
White Marsh, VA 23183 United States
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Free

Saturday, March 10, 2018, 5:00 PM Canadian born organist Isabelle Demers will return to Abingdon for her second appearance to capture the beauty and sounds of the Abingdon organ. Her virtuosity, registration of the organ, and command of the instruments on which she performs excite audiences around the world. The “fever” has continued unabated and with playing described as having “bracing virtuosity” (Chicago Classical Review) and being “fearless and extraordinary” (Amarillo-Globe News), Isabelle Demers continues to enrapture critics, presenters, and…

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Arts on Main: Paint with Renate Bumgarner

March 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating until June 12, 2018

Arts On Main, 6580 Main Street
Gloucester, VA 23061 United States
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$35

Arts on Main Color Your Canvas, Paint Like a Pro – Join us the 2nd Tuesday of every month for a fun paint-in night taught by professional artist Renate Bumgarner. Renate brings over 50 years experience as a painter & teacher to help you create your own masterpiece! Renate is an award-winning artist who studied art in Frankfurt and Wurzburg, Germany and at Thomas Nelson Community College. While working for the US Military in Germany she was an instructor at…

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Discovery Lab at VIMS – Marsh Madness

March 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
VIMS – Catlett-Burress Research and Education Teaching lab, 1208 Greate Road
Gloucester Point, VA 23062 United States
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Free

Discovery Labs are free, family-friendly programs provided each month by the Chesapeake Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve (CBNERR) at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) in Gloucester Point. Designed with elementary-aged youth and their parents in mind, each lab focuses on a different topic related to the Chesapeake Bay and our local environment and includes exhibits, demonstrations, and hands-on activities as well as a short presentation by a VIMS scientist. On March 20th, Marsh Madness will take over the…

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Arts on Main: Felting Classes

March 24 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:00pm on day 24 of the month, repeating until March 24, 2018

Arts On Main, 6580 Main Street
Gloucester, VA 23061 United States
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$40

Felting with Janet Griffin |Recurring Event (See all) $50 A series of felting classes taught by Janet Griffin, available singly or all three. Our gifted weaver, Janet, will be here showing us how to felt with fluffy wool. She will be giving several classes this Fall on felting. Each class will improve our skills in this little-known craft. You may have seen her felted paintings in the Gallery. Class dates: February 24, 1-5pm Amazing painterly technique! Create a unique textured…

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April 2018

Discovery Lab at VIMS – Be a Bay Buddy!

April 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
VIMS – Catlett-Burress Research and Education Teaching lab, 1208 Greate Road
Gloucester Point, VA 23062 United States
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Free

Discovery Labs are free, family-friendly programs provided each month by the Chesapeake Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve (CBNERR) at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) in Gloucester Point. Designed with elementary-aged youth and their parents in mind, each lab focuses on a different topic related to the Chesapeake Bay and our local environment and includes exhibits, demonstrations, and hands-on activities as well as a short presentation by a scientist from VIMS. Celebrate Earth Day at the April 17th Discovery…

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Arts @ Abingdon Concert Series: Rastrelli, 4 Cellists

April 22 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Abingdon Episcopal Church, 4645 George Washington Memorial Highway
White Marsh, VA 23183 United States
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Free

Sunday, April 22, 2018, 5:00 PM A singularly unique ensemble, the Rastrelli Cello Quartet has been thrilling audiences with their renderings of non-traditional programming since 2002. Kira Kraftzoff - founder and artistic director, Kirill Timofeev, Misha Degtjareff and Sergio Drabkin formed the ensemble with a mission to perform music “between the genres,” and their widely varied programs mix comfortably works by Bach, Saint-Saens and Tchaikovsky with that of George Gershwin, Dave Brubeck and Leroy Anderson. The name of the Quartet…

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Arts on Main: RIVERJAM MUSIC CONCERT

April 28 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Arts On Main, 6580 Main Street
Gloucester, VA 23061 United States
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$20.00

River Jam 2018, Outdoor Music Concert @ Little England (visit our website for directions to Little England venue) April 28 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm Our second annual RiverJam at historic Little England Farm is a benefit for Arts on Main. There will be food trucks and beverages for purchase while you jam to live music by an eclectic variety of bands including Richmond indie band Moniker, acoustic folk blues & country rocker Luca Burgalassi, and the incredibly popular…

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June 2018

Discovery Lab at VIMS on Animal and Plant Collections

June 12 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
VIMS – Catlett-Burress Research and Education Teaching lab, 1208 Greate Road
Gloucester Point, VA 23062 United States
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Free

Discovery Labs are free, family-friendly programs provided each month by the Chesapeake Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve (CBNERR) at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) in Gloucester Point. Designed with elementary-aged youth and their parents in mind, each lab focuses on a different topic related to the Chesapeake Bay and our local environment and includes exhibits, demonstrations, and hands-on activities as well as a short presentation by a VIMS scientist. The June installment of the Discovery Lab series takes…

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