Opening/Artist Reception – Gallery on S. 2nd Ave.

Pop Up Art Gallery From Sea to Shining Sea – People, Places, & Things in America Opening/Artist Reception Saturday, November 5 7 to 9 p.m. 7 South 2nd Avenue Featuring the Work of: Gary Adams | Guy J. Bellaver | Rick Brems | Jared Chimil | Al DaValle | Linda J. Evans | Claudia Frost…

LAST CALL | Call For Artists

Friday (the 21st) is the last day for submissions to the latest CALL FOR ARTISTS for our Pop Up Arts Gallery.  The full text of the Call is on our Calls For Artists page.  It will be a fantastic gallery, in an awesome gallery space, which is part of a wonderful event.  And we’re advertising…

Fox Valley Concert Band Announces New Season Lineup

The Fox Valley Concert Band announces their new season of music at the Norris Cultural Arts Center.  Admission is Free.                 The 2016/2017 year kicks off in October with their “Halloween Classics” event.   Join the FVCB at the Norris Cultural Arts Center for the Concert and, if…

Featured Artist: George Ressinger

On a sunny Thursday in mid-September, I had the privilege of sitting down with George Ressinger, winner of The St. Charles Jank Award and Ambassador. George is currently a senior at St. Charles North High School. With applied physics as the major on his mind, George is busy applying to varying colleges . His school…

116 Gallery | Mixology October Events

116 Gallery and Mixology Salon (116 W. Main Street, St. Charles) encourage you to join them for their lineup of events in October.  116 Gallery is another of Sharon Schmidt’s beautiful Cultural Connection programs.  It is located inside the equally beautiful Mixology Salon.  Check them both out during the month of October for: October 13th…

NEW Silkenthread Story Multi-discipline Artist John Abel

NEW in our Artist Features Section – A Silkenthread Story about a quiet treasure.  John Abel – Writer, Woodworker and Furniture-maker, Culinary Artist, and Art Collector. We showcase Artist members of the SCAC in our Silkenthread program – created by artists for the simple reason that we love to share our experiences in the creating of…

CALL FOR ARTISTS

We’re opening another Pop Up Arts gallery that will run from Saturday, November 5 through Sunday November 27, as part of the 2nd Annual Celebrating Veterans Through Art event taking place in St. Charles, IL from November 5 – 12, 2016.  The Artist Reception will be Saturday, November 5. The Theme of the gallery is…

International Children’s Film Fest at Charlestowne 18 Theatre

“The ICFilmFest, the first touring festival of world-class children’s film programs, is excited to present the ICFilmFest at Classic Cinemas Charlestowne 18 Theatre. This year’s exciting lineup, tailored for children, showcases nine films from eight countries—with all films in their St. Charles premieres on Saturday, October 1st at 10:15am. This extraordinary shorts program features a…

Roderick Chambers and Jank Guitar’s “One Song, One Take”

Roderick Chambers is a singer, songwriter and guitarist.   With his group R-Styl, he has opened for various artists such as Genuine, Fat Joe, Pitbull, Betty Wright, 3LW, Wayne Wonder, Nappy Roots, and many more.  They were featured in the 2008 NBA Finals in Miami, Florida to sing the National Anthem, and have worked with…