Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Family Contra Dance on Sunday, January 3rd!

Bring the whole family for an afternoon of dancing and music at ARTS/West on Sunday, January 3rd, 3:00-5:00pm. The Family Contra Dance presented by ARTS/West and the Southeastern Ohio Traditional Dance Society, will have kids and adults dancing together to live music. Music by the Wireless Ramblers. No experience needed; all dances will be taught. Drop in any time. Admission by donation. Suggested donation $3/dancer. More information at or 740-590-4102.

Friday, December 18, 2015

Huge thanks to MDIA 3700!

A huge thanks to the OU MDIA 3700 class for creating a 60 sec promo video for ARTS/West! 

Please follow the link below to view the video!

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

The Third Annual Carols & Bells by the Athens County Community Singers!

Thursday, December 16 @ 7pm

Join the Athens County Community Singers for their 3rd Annual Christmas Concert "Carols & Bells" at ARTS/West! $10 suggested donation at the door, a Christmas CD will be available for purchase. 

The Athens County Community Singers is a choir for “all voices”, those with and without disabilities. Founded and directed by Stephanie H. Morris, MM, MT-BC (Music Therapist -Board Certified) Neurologic Music Therapist. The Athens County Community Singers is a non-profit organization. We help people connect with their community, grow in life skills, and communicate. In turn building camaraderie, promoting self-confidence, and life-long friendships.

Sunday, December 06, 2015

Front & Center featuring SATB: A Different Kind of Choir

Don't forget to check out the Art Auction going on in the green room!

Also, SATB will be presenting their Winter Concert "Singing About Times Bygone" that evening, December 12 at 7pm!

Saturday, December 05, 2015

Did you know there is an Art Auction going on??

A wide variety of beautiful art by local artists will be on display at ARTS/West. Items will be available for purchase in our silent auction just in time for holiday gift giving! Open during business hours (M-TH, 10am-4pm) and during special events. Please call 740-592-4315 if you need to make special arrangements. The winners will be notified on Monday, December 14th. All proceeds will benefit ARTS/West. For more information, please contact Kelly Lawrence at

Friday, December 04, 2015

Girls Rock After School Concert!

Come celebrate the end of the first semester of the Girls Rock After School Program and help raise funds for the 2nd semester! Performances by The Fury, Parsnip, Pasture Weeds and Emersynn McGuire. Light refreshments will be provided with Ginger Ale by Miquel and Root Beer by Devils Kettle.

Thursday, December 03, 2015

ARTS/West presents a Holiday Event of Storytelling!

ARTS/West will be presenting the 1st Annual Holiday Evening of Storytellers. A call went out and the Appalachian Ohio Storyteller Project answered! Join Debbie Lehman, Mike Kubisek, and Thomas A. Burnett, and perhaps others, and hear some true, family friendly stories. 

Wednesday, December 02, 2015

Art Opening Tonight! Featuring Anthony Wilson

December’s featured artist is Anthony Wilson from Resolve Studios. His show “Working Hands” will be available to view from December 2nd to January 4th with an opening reception on Wednesday, December 2nd from 6:30-8:30pm. All opening receptions are free and open to the public with a reception.