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2014 Young Artists Workshop at the Middletown Arts Center

The Middletown Arts Center will conduct its annual summer youth workshop for children entering grades kindergarten through 5 beginning on June 23rd and continuing until July 3rd. Times vary. For children entering Kindergarten & 1st Grade, workshop time is 9:30 AM ~ 11 AM, while the time for children entering 2nd through 5th Grades is 9:30 AM ~ 11:30 AM. Read more »

MLL Story and Craft Time on April 19th at 11:00 am

The Monroe Lending Library is having a special story and craft time Saturday, April 19th. It's being presented by Girl Scout Troop 44886 and members of Troop 48070. Please bring your children and support the Girl Scouts.

The program begins at 11 am.

PORTRAIT PAINTING WATERCOLOR WORKSHOP

Misuk Goltz will conduct a workshop focusing on portrait painting at the Middletown Arts Center on Saturday April 12, 2014 from 9:30 AM until 4:30 PM. The fee is $90 per person.

While she paints people her own way, she will show you how to tackle portrait painting to capture the essence of who you paint in your own style.

This workshop will cover preparing reference materials and sketches, mixing colors for skin tone and how to produce a complete portrait.

More information is available at www.middletownartscenter.com or by calling 513-424-2417.

Create Your Free Message of Hope at the “Hope Tiles Blitz”

Craft your own message of hope for whatever concerns you have and make it a part of a special portable kiosk to be positioned at various locations in downtown Middletown.

The Middletown Arts Center will provide everything you need to prepare your individualized “Hope Tile” for free when you stop by the Center on Saturday, March 15th between 1:00 and 3:00 PM. You don’t have to be an artist to participate; you only have to be a person of HOPE! All necessary materials will be provided — paint, markers, stencils, patterns and ideas. Read more »

MLL Quarter Auction Saturday, March 1

The next Quarter Auction will be held Saturday, March 1 at 7pm at the Community Room at the Library (6 East Avenue).

All proceeds benefit the Monroe Lending Library Building and Operating Fund.

Bid paddles are $2 each and most items up for auction are 1 quarter (.25) bids. Extra raffle tickets and Split The Pot available.

Two chips in the bucket for a roll of quarters each. Special Jackpot Chip!

Food & snacks for sale, too! Come hungry! Read more »

Middletown Arts Center Annnual Photography and Digital Art Competition

This annual competition is open to all amateur and professional photographers and digital visual artists ages 18 and over living within a 50 mile radius of Middletown. This is the first year for including computer (digital) based artwork. Entrants will vie for cash prizes in various categories. Entries selected by the judges will be publicly displayed in our Exhibition Hall until April 20th.  Read more »

Arts Sampler Weekend #2 at the Middletown Arts Center

The Middletown Arts Center will host several Macy’s Arts Samplers, which celebrate all things creative happening within our area by providing free events. These are great opportunities for families and friends to connect with one another and experience the arts. All events are free and open to the public thanks to the generous sponsorship of Macy’s. Read more »

Macy’s Arts Sampler Weekend at Middletown Arts Center

The Middletown Arts Center will host several Macy’s Arts Samplers, which celebrate all things creative happening within our area by providing free events. These are great opportunities for families and friends to connect with one another and experience the arts. All events are free and open to the public thanks to the generous sponsorship of Macy’s. Read more »

Bill Nye vs Ken Ham Debate on Feb 4

The LifeWay Christian Church, 780 Lebanon St, Monroe OH, will host a live stream of the Bill Nye vs Ken Ham debate on Tuesday evening, February 4, 2014. Bill Nye, the star of TV's children’s program Bill Nye The Science Guy, will debate Ken Ham, director of Creation Museum, on the question, “Is Creation a Viable Model of Origins?” The public is welcome, no cost. Come early for refreshments and beverages at 6:45 P.M. The debate starts at 7:00 P.M. 

MLL Quarter Auction Feb 1st

The next Quarter Auction will be held Saturday, February 1 at 7pm at the Community Room at the Library (6 East Avenue).

All proceeds benefit the Monroe Lending Library Building and Operating Fund.


Bid paddles are $2 each and most items up for auction are 1 quarter (.25) bids. Extra raffle tickets and Split The Pot available.

Two chips in the bucket for a roll of quarters each. Special Jackpot Chip!

 


Food & snacks for sale, too! Come hungry! Read more »