The Art Center is home for many community events ranging from concerts and plays to rotating art exhibits. Below is a list of upcoming events. 


If you would like to talk to someone about a event listed below or to schedule something at the Arts Center please call 606.783.9857 or email 


Yoga Classes
Mon. @ 5:30 p.m. & Thurs. @ 6:30 p.m. Join instructor Kelly Fleck for an hour long yoga session. The cost is $5 and all levels are invited to participate. Grab a mat and a friend! 


Piloxing Classes

Tuesday & Thursday @ 5:15 p.m
Piloxing is an unique blend of Pilates, boxing, and dance. This fun 45 minute workout, taught by instructor Farrah
Baldwin, is $5 per class.




MAGI Art On Parade Exhibit 

On display May 9 thru June 3rd

Our exhibit this month features over 40 pieces of artwork by members of MAGI (Morehead Art Guild, Inc.). The show
includes watercolor, acrylic, mixed media, collages, photography, and more! There is something for everyone to enjoy!


Art Class: Painted Ceramic Tiles

May 19, 5:15 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. 

Join instructor Donna Lemley-Jordan
for an evening of play and creativity
with alcohol inks, canned air, drinking 
straws, eye droppers, and felt pad applicators (no paint brushes in sight!) Create lovely wall plaques, trivets, or coasters. The cost is $30 and all supplies are included. Returning tile students receive $5 off the class fee. Space is limited, reserve early by calling 606.783.9857 or by email:







Art Class: Hammered Copper Earrings #3

February 27, 5:30pm - 8:00pm - Join instructor Luann Parkansky for an evening of creativity and jewelry making. The cost is $30 and all supplies are included. Space is limited, reserve early by calling 606.783.9857 or emailing

September 13, 10am-4p.m. Spend a Saturday exploring the infinite possibilities of using fabric, thread, beads and other embellishments to create your own Mini Art Quilt. Textile artist Jennifer A. Reis will lead a workshop on basic and advanced hand-worked art quilting techniques, teaching non-traditional methods of quilting, appliqué, embroidery and embellishing. Using techniques like raw appliqué, thread embroidery and quilting, and embellishing with shi-sha mirrors, beads and found objects, students will create an individually designed embellished textile artwork.  All techniques are hand-worked, emphasizing non-traditional sewing and quilting, and is open to sewing novices and experts alike.  All supplies will be provided, although participants are encouraged to bring special embellishments and mementos toincorporate into their work. The cost of the class is $30 and is limited to 10 students. You don't want to miss out on this unique class. Reserve a spot today, call 606.783.9857 or email

Morehead Arts & Eats Festival 
September 20, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Join us in downtown Morehead for a day of family fun. There will be children's art activities and art demonstrations on the Arts Center lawn. Arts & craft vendors, music, food and lots of fun will also be a part of the festivities. For more information go to or call 606.783.9857,  email







MAY (Cont.)

Contra Dance

Thursday, May 19, 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Music and dancing and fundraising, oh my! Join us for an evening of Contra dancing.
No partner or experience required! Admission is $10 or pay what you can and ALL proceeds goes to the restoration of the old Rowan County Jail project. 

MAGI Art On Parade Reception

Friday, May 20, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Stop by and visit with the talented artists 
from this month's exhibit
Enjoy beautiful artwork, great
conversations, and yummy snacks! This
event is free and the public is invited to attend!


Glass Pendant Jewelry Making 

Wednesday, May 25, 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Join instructor Donna Lemley-Jordan for an evening of creativity and fun. The cost of the class is $20 and will included all supplies needed to create 1 Large and 2 medium pendants. Space is VERY limited and a reservation is requited. Call 606.783.9857
or email