Monday, December 18, 2006

ARTS/West Classes and December Events

So, I know this is pretty much the email I just sent out but, come on, my name is not Dianna Prince!

Dec. 18, 19 at 7:00 pm (this is tonight and tomorrow night!) The Studio for Young Actors presents A Christmas Carol. Tickets are available at the following locations: O'Betty's Red Hot, Schoolkids Clothing, Artifacts Gallery, Mountain Laurel Gifts, and The Hyacinth Bean Specialty Florist for information

Dec. 31st, 6pm-9pm, Dinner of Swords presents Noise Show/Potluck Dinner: Happy New Years. Come for some good clean noisy fun. Nonalcoholic event but it is over early…Experimental Music encouraged, experimental food, not so much.

ART WORKSHOPS at ARTS/West with Terry Fortcamp.
WHEN: Tuesdays, January 9-February 27, 2007.
TIME: 3:00pm-4:30pm
AGES: 9-16
TUITION: $15/Workshop (Supplies included) or $100 for all 8
CONTACT: Terry Fortcamp at (740) 664-2330
Please prepay by January 9. Class is limited to 12
MUSIC TOGETHER® at ARTS/West with Laura Nadeau
WHAT: Music and Movement classes for newborns through age 5 and the adults who love them.
WHEN: Saturdays, January 13-March 24, 2007 (no classes on 3.17)
TIME: 10:00am-10:45 or 11:00am-11:45am
AGES newborn-5 with adults
TUITION: $120 for first child, $85 for siblings, First time registration fee: $5
CONTACT: Laura E. Nadeau at (740) 592-5955,
Call before January 6, 2007 to register your family
For information about other Music Together locations, visit or call:, 1-800-728-CMYC

For a complete listing of classes, workshops, and meetings please call our office during office hours of 1-4 at (740) 592-4315.

What some of our friends are doing:
There is an exciting line-up of winter classes available from the Dairy Barn Southeastern Ohio Arts Center: Please contact Nicole Tartoni, Education Director, to register for their workshops. Phone: 592-4981 or Email: Please check it out.

The Kennedy Museum of Art presents its latest exhibition catalogue, "Weaving Is Life", published in partnership with the University of Washington Press. This companion publication to KMA's current exhibition of the same name contains beautiful, full-color reproductions of key weavings featured in the exhibition, as well as first-hand narratives of Navajo artists and academic perspectives on Navajo weaving. For information on how to order this and other KMA exhibition catalogues, call Beth Tragert at 740.593.1304 or go to

If you’ve made it this far here is our Holiday Wish List (some items more ambitious than others):
Dish soap and sponges
Xerox Machine
Computer with printer
Wireless Intercom system
Legal Size notebooks
Crayons and Coloring books
Tea and Coffee
Coffee maker

The mission of ARTS/West is to make facilities, resources, and opportunities available to arts organizations, individual artists, and community residents. ARTS/West harnesses community focus for all individuals engaged in the creation, performance and exhibition of the arts and promotes activities preserving the beauty, heritage and culture of our town