Monroe-Walton Center for the Arts – News and Events update

MWCA Gallery & Shop hours:
Monday – Thursday from 11 am – 4 pm
Friday & Saturday from 10 am – 5 pm
* first Thursday of the month April – October we are open 11 am – 8 pm
Inspiration for your home … and your soul … right here!
This week … 
see our website for all our events, weekly classes and creative workshops
Fireworks in Jubilee
Saturday, 6/22 from 2 – 4 pm
Join the authors of Christmas in Jubilee for a reception and launch of their latest installment in the Jubilee series – Fireworks in Jubilee. Enter your favorite homemade pie into the Jubilee Pie Contest.  MORE INFO and register to enter the pie contest HERE.  Hosted by The Southern Pen Bookshop.
$10 Earring Pop-Up Class with Eternally Elegant
Saturday 6/22 from 11 am – 3 pm

Come learn how to make these simple earrings. Pop in anytime between 11am and 3pm. Normally $15 but only $10 for this pop up! Many color options available in gemstones and freshwater pearls. Stormy will also be making custom flower rings for $28.
Monroe Makers 
Every Thursday from 11:30 am – 2:30 pm

We have supplies available to paint angels for our ART MD Healing Art Kits for kids in traumatic circumstances. A worthy use of your time and talents! 🙂  OR … do your own creative  thing … bring lunch or a snack if you want!
Drop-in workshop: Space Finger Painting and more! 
Thursday, 6/20 @ 11:00 – 12:30
 join Robin Humphrey on an art and science exploration for kids!More info: see our Facebook page event.  Tuesday, June 25 and Thursday, June 27: Astronaut Ice Cream and more!
Three weeks of ART Camp left!

  • Monday – Friday from 9 am – noon during the weeks of June 24, July 8 and July 22
  • Register HERE by the Friday before each camp
  • Mixed media – all kinds of fun techniques and projects!

Visit our website for details on our remaining camps!

Monroe Blooms = Magical Monroe!
Saturday’s flower festival was a smash! Tons of smiles, lots of laughter, creativity flowing – what a happy, wonderful day.  Thank you to ALL who made this day happen!

on the website  …

* Handy calendar of events and classes —> here
* Class descriptions for adults and kids, free creative gatherings, workshops, reader & writers events and more —> here

Find YOUR joy by volunteering here!
Our next Volunteer Orientation is Saturday, July 13 at 1pm.  You don’t have to be an artist to volunteer.  Help is needed in many ways!

Learn more about our Art MD Healing Art Kits and our Healing Arts Outreach programs — plus ways you can help HERE.

Call for Entries 
Check out our website for upcoming show schedules.

What’s in the Galleries and Sculpture Garden?
Kids Galaxy Gallery June 22 – July 31.  FUN!  Visit throughout the summer to see this progressive installation by our ART CAMP kids and teachers!

See our list of Art Guild Members and Members Memo
(and hey artist-members!  If you have a website, Etsy Shop or Facebook page, please send the link to And be sure to renew your membership annually when we send your reminder out.  If you do not renew, your information will be removed from our listing of Guild members.)  Our next Members Meeting is actually an OPEN meeting: Groove in the Garden with a food truck from Silver Queen!  June 30 from 5 – 8 pm.  Come and learn more about us at this fun event!  Open to the public, of course!

Support local arts and get discounts in our shop and on classes!  Join us today!  Click HERE.

We can host your private party!  From a child’s birthday party to a girls’ night out or bridal or baby shower … if you want to add some sparkle and artistic shine to your party – check this out!

As always, much love to our awesome & generous business sponsors – thank you so much!   We are seeking sponsors for 2019.  See them here.

Also check out our friends at Walton Writers and On Stage Walton who also make Walton County a creative and enjoyable place to live!

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