Archive for the ‘Art’ Category

Sandhills Symphony Spring Concert

The Sandhills Symphony will be presenting our spring concert on Sunday March 13th. Our concert is entitled “400 Years: Shakespeare to Mickey Mouse”. Since this is the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death, we will be playing some music associated with his works. We will also ask the audience to try to identify some themes […]

Regionalist Works of Grant Reynard

This traveling exhibit will be on display at North Platte’s Prairie Art Center from March 1 through March 30, 2016. The Prairie Art Center is open from 11am to 4pm Tuesday through Saturday. Grant Tyson Reynard was born October 20, 1887 in Grand Island, Nebraska. As a young boy, he worked in his father’s music […]

IMPACT Exhibit Continues at Prairie Art Center

IMPACT – Nebraska Artists Show “Lewis and Clark” continues at North Platte’s Prairie Art Center through the end of January. The PAC gallery exhibit is free and open to everyone. This exhibit is made possible through the the Nebraska Arts Council grant program. Open hours 9:00 a.m. to. 4:00 p.m. Tuesday to Sat. Or by appointment […]

29th Annual Sheldon Statewide Exhibition

29th Sheldon Statewide Exhibition 2015-2016 The Romance of the Moon: Science Fiction Invades Art. Exhibition Dates: Tuesday, September 29th- Tuesday, October 27th, 2015 Monday- Friday 9:00 am-5:00 pm or by appointment 308-530-3230 McKinley Education Center, 301 West F Street, North Platte, Nebraska Exhibition sponsored by NebraskaLand National Bank, Reception hosted by Art Study League The […]

Arts in the Park

‘Arts in The Park’ our September craft show & ‘Spring Fling’ our May craft show, are both held in the beautiful 100 acre Cody Park in North Platte, NE. Arts In The Park 2015 — Sunday, September 13th ☼ 10am-4pm Unique Arts & Crafts from all over the midwest!!

Playhouse Auditions

Auditions for the first play of the season at the North Platte Community Playhouse will be held August 10 and 11 at 7:00 p.m. “She Stoops To Conquer” by Oliver Goldsmith includes a cast of eight men and four women. There are parts for both older and younger actors and actresses. Those desiring to audition […]

Eric Stearns, a Master of Clay

Eric was born and raised on a ranch near North Platte, NE receiving his B.A.with Professional Emphasis from Doane College in Crete, NE and a Masters of Fine Arts at Fort Hays State University. He is currently teaching art at Doane College. His role as a classroom leader includes developing curriculum and lessons that develop […]

Get Creative! Kids Art Camp at Prairie Arts Center

Wondering how you’re going to keep your young ones entertained this summer? Why not fill a couple of days with fun and creativity at a Kids Art Camp at North Platte’s Prairie Arts Center? On Tuesdays, May 20 and 27 is the Camp for grades 1, 2 and 3. The time is 9am to noon. […]

Paint the Town Red – Geraniums from Creativity Unlimited Arts Council

North Platte’s Creativity Unlimited Arts Council presents Paint the Town Red benefiting the Prairie Arts Center The Creativity Unlimited Arts Council is currently taking orders for red standard geraniums to be delivered during the first week in May. The vision of the Council is to create a unified display throughout North Platte incorporating commercial, municipal […]

Prairie Arts Center hosts new Create a Canvas youth classes

The Prairie Arts Center announces two new “Create a Canvas” classes for children. “Create a Canvas” is a one session class when students create a themed painting, ready to take home. All of the materials are provided for the artists. The instructor for the classes will be artist Kathy Wiede. The classes will be Saturday […]