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Hours: Tues - Fri 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Saturday Noon - 4:00 pm
214 North Main, Pendleton, OR  97801


(tele) 541-278-9201   email us

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What’s Going On NOW:

It’s time to start thinking about spring and summer weddings and parties at the Arts Center.

We provide a beautiful, affordable setting for your special event, and you provide all the special touches that make it your own.

Formal, casual, dress it up, or dress it down. Do it yourself.


541-278-9201 to check a date. Info
here.

 

 

First Saturday of each month
join us for Spin-In.

 

Spinners, knitters, weavers, felters, fiber enthusiasts and folks who are just fiber-curious …  drop in between 1:00 & 3:00 pm,

every First Saturday. Next Spin-In: May 6

 

 

 

 

 

 

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SPRING CLASSES

ARE NOW ONLINE!

 

CHECK OUT THE LIST HERE

 

OR VIEW THE FLIPBOOK

HERE

Contra and Square Dance:
$5 admission, $8 per couple

 

 

Mark your calendars now for the next dates:

May 5 & June 2    7 pm

 

No partner or experience necessary. Come join us for live music, dancing led by a caller, and lots of fun!

CHUCK CLOSE:
Selections from the Collection of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation

Through April 29, 2017
Admission is FREE. Open Tue - Fri, 10 - 4 pm & Sat. 12 - 4 pm. Other times by appointment by calling 541-278-9201

 

We’re proud to be hosting works on paper by an icon of American contemporary art. Read all about it and see more images HERE.

 

Get ready for this year’s
Open Regional Exhibit

 

For more than 40 years we’ve been celebrating the artists of the region with an Open Regional exhibit. We’ll be awarding over $1200 in prize money to both teens and adults.

This year’s drop off date is Saturday, April 29. So, get busy!


This year we are accepting any media EXCEPT photography. Some size and weight limits apply. Please check out all the details
HERE.

 


Made possible through the generous support of Banner Bank.

 

 

 

 

 

HANNEKE CASSEL with
MIKE BLOCK & CHRISTOPHER LEWIS   

Friday, May 12, 2017, 7 pm    $15

 

"Exuberant and rhythmic, somehow both wild and innocent, delivered with captivating melodic clarity and an irresistible playfulness," ~ Boston Globe

Hanneke Cassel is the 1997 U.S. National Scottish Fiddle Champion and has performed and taught across North America, Europe, New Zealand, Australia, India, and China.

 

Hailed by Yo-Yo Ma as the "ideal musician of the 21st Century," Mike Block is a pioneering multi-style cellist, composer, and educator living in Boston. He is part of the Grammy-award winning Silk Road Ensemble, a graduate of the Juilliard School, and an Associate Professor at the Berklee College of Music. Canadian native Christopher Lewis provides the driving guitar sound in the band. Also a Berklee College of Music alum, Chris has been involved with album production and performance in the Boston indie rock scene.

 

 

MUSIC IN MAY… reserve tickets by calling 541-278-9201

SEFFARINE

Friday, May 19, 2017,  7 pm      $15

 

Seffarine is a duo formed by Moroccan singer Lamiae Naki and oud player/flamenco guitarist Nat Hulskamp. Their repertoire varies from classical Arabic and Andalusian music to original compositions influenced by the music of widely varying cultures.

Naki grew up studying classical Arab music, and both she and Hulskamp have studied a range of music styles in depth, from Spanish flamenco, classical Arabic, Turkish, Moroccan, Persian and Brazilian music to jazz.
Listen HERE.

 

Limited to 100 tickets, reserve yours soon.

 




Tiffany Midge is a humor and satire contributor for Indian Country Today Media Network, Sovereign Bodies, and Queen Mob's Teahouse and is the recipient of the Kenyon Review’s Earthworks Prize for Indigenous Poetry.


Xavier Cavazos’ poetry has been published in such anthologies as, Under a Pomegranate Tree: The Best New Latino Erotica, and the Best American Experimental Writing 2015.

 

Followed, as always, by our World Famous Open Mic. Bring a 3-5 minute piece of your own original work to read or just sit back and enjoy listening to others.

MIJITA FRIDITA

PRESENTED BY TEATRO MILAGRO – a FREE family event!

SATURDAY, APRIL 29, 4:00PM


Kick off Día with a live performance at the PCA! Portland’s Teatro Milagro will perform Mijita Fridita, a vibrant bi-lingual performance based on the childhood of Frida Kahlo. Although this event is free, attendees must call the PCA (541-278-9201) in advance to reserve a seat.

This FREE family event is offered at the PCA as part of the Pendleton Public Library’s Día celebration, emphasizing the importance of literacy for all children from all backgrounds. Other events will include bi-lingual story time and a Cinco de Mayo activity. Contact the Pendleton Public Library for a full schedule.