Stay Tuned for Exciting Events at the NAC in 2020!
Here is a list of what we are working on…See you at the NAC!
NAC Events 2020
March Break Art Camp, March 16-20
Gallery tours and art instruction for children ages 6 to 10. Drawing, painting and craft making for children 6 to 10 years old.
SoupART Bowls 12, March 26th
SoupART Bowls is a “friend-raising” event that brings together and highlights the creativity of the visual and culinary arts in Norfolk County in support of educational programming at the NAC. Central to the success of the event are its community partners: the Norfolk Potters’ Guild and Studio whose members donate over 250 handcrafted ceramic bowls and the celebrated Norfolk County restaurants that contribute their original soup recipes.
Garden Tour and Luncheon, May
Explore the Norfolk Arts Centre grounds and surrounding parklands for a guided walking tour, celebrating the memorial garden and learn about the history of the Lynnwood grounds. Then be our guest at a foraged inspired luncheon prepared by local chefs with local ingredients.
Play Music on the Porch Day, August 29th
Play music on the porch day is an international day of music. Bring a lawn chair or a blanket and join us on the lawn for live music. Explore your creative side at the outdoor art stations and participate in a community art project.
Culture Days, September
Culture Days is a national celebration of arts and culture. At the end of each September, millions of people attend thousands of participatory arts and culture events across the country. Join us at the NAC for behind the scenes vault tours and family art projects.
Destash Sale, October 3rd
Join us for the 2nd annual maker to maker event – Destash Sale at the NAC. Think of a Mom to Mom sale but for hobbyists, crafters and artists. Find great deals on yarn, fabrics, paints, and jewellery, vinyl and papercraft supplies. Rent a table or simply shop the deals. Contact the NAC to rent a destash table or a business table.
Made in Norfolk Show & Sale, November
The Norfolk Arts Centre presents the 11th annual Made in Norfolk Show and Sale featuring handcrafted products and fine art from Norfolk County artists and artisans. This month-long shopping event includes the work of over thirty participants, many of whom are well-known for their creative contributions to the community. This event showcases the talents of Norfolk County artists and artisans and makes original fine art and crafts accessible to the broader community. Made in Norfolk also presents the work of young artists and artisans who are just embarking on their professional careers.
Norfolk Arts Centre Gift Shop
Do you need a unique gift for a special occasion? Visit the Norfolk Arts Centre (NAC) Gift Shop Tuesdays to Fridays at 10 am to 4 pm and Saturdays from 1 pm to 4 pm. There you’ll find a selection of one-of-a-kind creations by local artists and artisans showcasing distinctive pieces by Norfolk area potters, glass artists, jewellers, photographers, woodworkers and much more. Watch for special “Meet the Artist” events where you can see demonstrations and get to know the artist.