Monroe Art League

             Calendar of Events and Activities

        

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   MONROE ART LEAGUE MEETINGS

                           Join us!

         The Monroe Art League meets on the fourth Tuesday of every month
               at 6 p.m. at the United Way Building, 216 N. Monroe Street,  Monroe MI.

                
(Exceptions are: June (Summer picnic and December (Christmas Party)

    (A Special thanks to United Way of Monroe County for hosting our meetings)

  
                                Our next meeting:  

                       6:00 p.m.  Tuesday,  September 26, 2017

                      Guests and New Members are always welcome!

                 Note: Dues must be paid by or at this meeting to participate in the October Members Only Show.
                                       There will be no membership dues accepted at the show.

                                    

        

 

 

          ART OPPORTUNITIES

                       

                Ongoing:  River Raisin National Battlefield Park
              Art display by local artists, with art depicting early
              Frenchtown themes and the 1812 Battle of the River Raisin.

 

 

             Below is a list of upcoming juried shows

                    September  16, 2017
                   
  Monroe County Historical Society
                       "Somewhere in Time" Show

                    Art Submission: Thursday, Sept. 14th 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
                                                 Friday, Sept. 15 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

                         Click here for the brochure

 

              Oct. 7, 2017  
               
   Monroe Art League
                       "Members Only" Juried Fall Show

                      Art Submission: Thursday, Oct. 5th -- 4:00 pm to 8:30 pm
                                                   Friday, Oct. 6th -- 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

                      Awards Ceremony and Reception:  Saturday, Oct 7th -- 1:00 pm

                      Click here for the information sheet

 

 

                   November 5, 2017
                     Bedford

                        
"Arts For Our Future" Show

                    Art Submission Thursday, November 2 from 9:00 am to 8:30 pm.
                     Artist (and guests) reception: 3 pm Sunday Nov. 5.
                     Awards Ceremony
: 4:30  pm Sunday, Nov. 5
 

 

 

 

               

DOWNTOWN PAINTING OPPORTUNITIES

           

            First Fridays: 
                Art League Members have been invited to Plein Air paint
                    outside of Cravings Ice Cream during First Fridays.
                Usually start around 5 pm. 
                Come paint and stay as long as you like.

                                       

 

           September 23, 2017
           Art in the Park at the Bedford Branch Library

          
An outdoor Arts and Crafts event

               For more info or to help plan or to volunteer: 
                    Call Jodi Russ at 734-847-6747

 

 

               September 30, 2017
                Art Walk
on the bay
                            Point Place, Toledo, Ohio

                                Click here for the invitation and application

 

     (Please let Paul know of any art opportunities that our members might like to know about)          

           

 And don't forget our recurring opportunities......
   
             
Spot Shows
                 Are for three months. 

                    For the Summer, Spot Shows will continue with the same artists
                    until October with a request you change out your artwork at least
                    once during the summer. 
                     (Ideally it would be every month or so to keep the displays fresh.)
 

                            Click here for the current list
                                                      
                Oct, Nov, Dec 
(Sign up at the September meeting)
                Jan, Feb, Mar  
(Sign up at the November or December meeting)
                Apr, May, June
(Sign up at the March meeting)
                July, Aug, Sept 
(Sign up at the May or June meeting)

 

 

       

To request an item be added to the Calendar or added to Art Opportunities
 send an email to
Paul at:    pschmidt@spot-card.com    (Not a link. Please copy and paste)
Include full details, your email address and phone number in case we need additional information.