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Another successful K-12 Art Show

We recently awarded dozens of students from surrounding school districts for their skill and creativity in various media of artwork. The art show and competition, sponsored by MACOA and Heimburger Construction Inc., was held April 23 in the Robert E. Sechrest Sr. Field House on the Mineral Area College Park Hills campus. Two students won […]

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K-12 Student Art Show Returns April 23

Art students from kindergarten through high school will once again take over the Mineral Area College Field House in the 17th annual Mineral Area Council on the Arts extravaganza, the K-12 Student Art Show. The Mineral Area Council on the Arts K-12 Student Art Show is free and open for the public to view on […]

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Unique improv musical coming to Farmington

There’s no telling what they’ll say or do. Broadway’s Next H!t Musical, a fast-paced, improvisational musical comedy, will be performed on Saturday, April 2, at 7 p.m. at the Centene Center. Reserved seating is $17.50, but discounted pricing is available for groups of 10 or more. Tickets may be purchased at the Farmington Civic Center […]

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Congratulations to these winning artists!

We received an overwhelming number of entries (500+!) for this year’s Art Blooms banner contest, sponsored by the Mineral Area Council on the Arts and the city of Farmington. The committee, made up of representatives of the Farmington Public Library and the Arts Council had a tough time deciding which artwork would make the cut. […]

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A legend lives on

Big Band leader Glenn Miller once said: “A band ought to have a sound all of its own. It ought to have a personality.”   The Centene Center stage will be loaded with personality when The World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra performs in concert on Thursday, Feb. 11, at 7 p.m. Reserved seating is $17.50, […]

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Zydeco to cure your winter blues

With Mardi Gras coming a little earlier this year – Feb. 9 –we have an event that will get you in the spirit! We’ll host a Zydeco Dancehall Concert on Friday, Jan. 22 at Alexander’s Ballroom at the Factory in Farmington. Individual tickets are $10, available now at Eventbrite.com or at the door. The evening begins with […]

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Felted Scarf Workshop at MAC

Join us at this fun workshop as Peggy Ropelle leads us through the step-by-step process of creating a beautiful and unique felted scarf! Friday, November 20 5:30-9:30 pm Mineral Area College North College Center Fee: $40* Class is limited to 12 people. Contact Danielle to register today! 573-518-2125 or dbasler@MineralArea.edu *Fee includes scarf materials and […]

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1904 World’s Fair Storyteller

Coming Thursday, October 29 is an exciting and FREE storytelling event featuring master storyteller, Annette Harrison! Join us as Annette tells the tale of the 1904 World’s Fair through the eyes of a 10-year-old girl. Perfect for the whole family, children will especially enjoy experiencing the wonder of the Fair, made vibrant by Annette’s engaging […]