Live Music Performances

in the Pearson Auditorium

 

Contemporary Art Exhibits

in the East Oregonian Gallery

 

Rock & Roll Camp!

Part of our FREE art & music classes for teens

 

Take a Class

Art and music for youth, teens & adults

Shop for Great Gifts

in the Pendleton Foundation Trust Fine Craft Gallery

 

Welcome to the Pendleton Center for the Arts… a great place express your creative self and enjoy the creative work of others. Located in the heart of Eastern Oregon, our beautifully restored 1916 Carnegie Library building overlooks the Umatilla River at the north end of Pendleton’s charming downtown. Browse the galleries, shop for finely crafted wearable and functional art, take a free or low-cost class, take in a live music, literary arts or dance event, or hold your own event in our historic building. 

Quick Links:  Rock & Roll Camp Registration  /  Room Rental / Meet our Business Members  / Class Registration  / Site Map

 

RIGHT NOW at PCA

BLUE HERON CONCERT SERIES

The EOCenes: Bluegrass at its Best 

Thursday & Friday
September 13 & 14
7 PM – Tickets $12

 

It would not be Round Up without a visit from these masters of Bluegrass here at PCA. Whether or not bluegrass is part of your own family tradition, this music will make you feel connected to the roots of American music.

 

The Maker’s Mark Film Screening

Thursday, Sept. 13
6 PM – Tickets $8
Running Time: 30 min.

This film by Laine Perry tells the story of Monte Beckman, a saddle maker, and several of his sons who have come to his side after he suffers a debilitating stroke. Read about it HERE. 

EXHIBITS

Bonnie Zahn Griffith

in the East Oregonian Gallery Sept. 6-29

Join is for a reception with the artist Thursday, Sept. 6, 5:30 – 7:00 PM. FREE and open to everyone. Made possible through the generous support of McLaughlin Landscaping.

 

 

MARK YOUR CALENDAR

 

FIRST DRAFT WRITERS’ SERIESRebecca Clarren

Thursday, September 20
7 PM – FREE Admission

Award-winning journalist Rebecca Clarren has been writing about the rural West for nearly twenty years. Her work has appeared in such publications as Mother Jones, High Country News, The Nation, and Salon.com.

Learn more about First Draft and see the whole 2018 line up HERE. 

CLASSES & EVENTS

Next SPIN IN

Saturday, October 6 , 1:00-3:00PM

Next CONTRA DANCE

Saturday, Sept. 8, 7:00-9:00PM
Learn more HERE.

FREE EACH WEEK AT PCA…

FREE for ALL
Saturdays, 9:30 – 10:15 AM, for families with kids under 12.

Hip & Handmade
Saturdays, 11 AM – Noon, for adults.

Summer Art Studio
Fridays, 10 – 11:30 PM, for kids.

Art Rocks Teens
Tuesday – Thursday,
 3:30-5:00 PM, for ages 13-18.