Special Events + Trips
International Arts - Opening Cultural Event

International Arts - Opening Cultural Event

June 7th, 2013
Location: Madden Arts Center
Friday, 5:00-8:00 pm
Phone Number:

A part of the International Arts Experience - NORWAY:  The Marilynn and Dean Madden Collection

Bring your family for a true Norwegian cultural experience on all three floors of the Madden Arts Center!  Free and open to the public.  This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency.

  • Visit NORWAY: The Marilynn and Dean Madden Collection in the Anne Lloyd Gallery
  • 2nd Floor Classroom:  Norwegian folk tales with storyteller, John Schirle from Decatur Public Library
  • 2nd floor Studio:  Create a troll or troll mask, a woven paper heart.  Try your hand at decorative rosemaling painting!
  • 3rd floor:  Authentic Norwegian instruments & song by musician, Julane Lund
  • 3rd floor:  Audience Participation!  Tom & Lynn Maxson of Leikarring Folk Dancers
  • 3rd floor:  A taste of traditional Norwegian pastries and beverages (Pastries by Lana's Cakewalk)


International Arts Exhibit 2013
Click here for more information

Norwegian Smorgaasbord:
Authentic Norwegian recipes and national dishes
Sunday, June 23, 1 p.m.
Beach House
$35/person.  Advance reservations required by June 18.  Contact DAAC at 423-3189.
Click here for more information

International Arts Camp:
July 14-18 (K-12)
Click here for more information

Donate Today!

Office and Gallery Hours: Monday-Friday - 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday Gallery Hours: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Subscribe to our E-mail Newseltter!
JTnet, Decatur & Central Illinois' Premier Web Site Designers

Web Design, Development, and Hosting provided by JTnet.
Central Ilinois' Premier Web Design and SEO Professionals.