Special Events + Trips
International Arts - Opening Cultural Event

International Arts - Opening Cultural Event

Dates:
June 7th, 2013
Location: Madden Arts Center
Times:
Friday, 5:00-8:00 pm
Phone Number:
217-423-3189

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)

OTHER INTERNATIONAL ARTS ACTIVITIES:

International Arts Exhibit 2013
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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.
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International Arts Camp:
July 14-18 (K-12)
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UPCOMING EVENTS

Barn Colony Artists Meeting

January 7th - December 23rd, 2019

Call for Artists!  Holiday Gift Shoppe in Anne Lloyd Gallery

August 15th - October 1st, 2019

Arts in Central Park 2019

September 20th - 22nd, 2019

Mid-Day MUSIC

October 2nd, 2019

First Friday Gallery Walk - October 2019

October 4th, 2019

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

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