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.
RIGHT NOW at PCA
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.