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Click to view full 2018 Fall Program Catalog

NEW!
Click here to view the fall calendar August – December.


UPCOMING CLASSES

Dance Studio

Youth Classes

Fall Classes 9/17 – 12/12

Ballet/Tap Combo (Ages 4-6)
Mondays, 4:15 – 5:15 pm.
September 24 – December 10.

Shorty Hip Hop (Ages 5-8)
Mondays, 5:15 – 6:15 pm.
September 24 – December 10.

Ballet/Tap Combo (Ages 7-10)
Wednesdays, 4:15 – 5:15 pm.
September 26 – December 12.

Steezy Hip Hop (Ages 9-12)
Wednesdays, 6:15 – 7:15 pm.
September 26 – December 12.

Youth Intro to Aerial (Ages 7-13)
Mondays, 6:30 – 7:30 pm.
October 29 – December 10.

Adult Classes

Aerial Conditioning
Mondays, 6:30 – 7:30 pm.
September 24 – October 22

Adult Ballet/Barre Conditioning
Wednesdays, 5:15 – 6:15 pm.
September 26 – December 12.

FULL LIST OF ALL DANCE CLASSES


Arts Studios

Youth Classes

Art Start for Toddlers (Ages 2-5)
Fridays, 2:30 – 3:15 pm.
September 21 – November 16.

Arting Around (Ages 6-11)
Mondays, 4:30 – 5:30 pm.
October 16 – November 6.

Intro To Painting (Ages 9-12)
Tuesdays, 4:30 – 6:30 pm.
October 16 – November 6

Adult Classes

Quilting
Mondays, 6:00 – 8:00 pm.
September 24 – October 29.

Wood Block Printing
Thursdays, 6:00 – 8:00 pm.
October 18 – November 8.

The Art of Alcohol Inks
Friday, October 19, 6:00 – 8:00 pm.
Saturday, October 20, 10:00 – 3:00 pm.
1 hour lunch break

Intro To Crochet
Mondays, 6:00 – 8:00 pm.
October 29 – December 10.
No Class 11/19

FULL LIST OF ALL
ART CLASSES


Clay Studio

Adult Clay

Intro to Wheel Throwing – Single Day Classes
Mondays, 6:00 – 9:00 pm.
10/1, 11/5 & 12/3

Adult Creative Clay: Hand-building
Session #2: Thursdays, 6:00 – 9:00 pm.
November 1 – December 20.
No class 11/15 & 11/22.

Adult Creative Clay: Wheel Throwing
Session #2: Tuesdays, 6:00 – 9:00 pm.
November 6 – December 18.
No class 11/20.

FULL LIST OF CLAY CLASSES


Music/Theatre Studios

Intro to Acting
Mondays, 6:30 – 8:30 pm.
October 15 – November 19.

FULL LIST OF THEATRE/MUSIC CLASSES


Literary Arts

Short Stories Workshop
Saturday, November 3.
11:00 am – 3:00 pm.
1.5 hour lunch break

FULL LIST OF LITERARY CLASSES

In the Gallery: September 7 – 28

Main Gallery: “Coming Home”
By Connie Schlepp Weiskopf.










Upper Gallery: GAC Classes Student Showcase



More information on upcoming exhibits







The GAC is now accepting applications for the 2018 Holiday Market: due by 11/21: found here.




Upcoming Events


Ananda Dance Academy & GAC Present:
Social Dance Night
Friday, September 28.
8:00 – 9:30 pm: General Social Dance
9:30 – Midnight: Hot Latin Nights!

Come join us and show off your amazing dance moves at our first social dance event in Gunnison & Crested Butte. Anyone who wants to join the fun is welcome, from beginners to more seasoned and experienced dancers. We offer this social dancing event to provide an opportunity for you and your friends to get out on the floor. Entry to one dance event is $25/person, includes one drink (either General Social Dance OR Hot Latin Nights.) SPECIAL: Sign up for both dance events for only $30/person, includes two drinks. GAC Dance Studio. Click HERE to purchase tickets.




The 4th Annual Gunnison Valley Poetry Festival
Friday, October 12 – Sunday, October 14
The 4th Annual Gunnison Valley Poetry Festival will take place at the Gunnison Arts Center. The conference, which is jointly sponsored with the Graduate Program in Creative Writing & The Headwaters Conference Masters in Environmental Management at Western Colorado University, features many of the strongest poets and writers from around the western slope and beyond. The festival will include nightly readings, lectures, seminars and panel discussions. Join us for what promises to be one of the liveliest literary events in the region this year.
Event Details HERE.
Festival Passes HERE.















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The Gunnison Arts Center invites you to experience the arts in the Gunnison Valley!

Clapping, Singing, Dancing, Doodling, Dabbling, Strumming, Drumming, Sketching, Painting, Crafting, Throwing, Drafting & Laughing are all VIGOROUSLY encouraged here!

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The Gunnison Arts Center is supported in part by the City of Gunnison, the Community Foundation of the Gunnison Valley, and Colorado Creative Industries.
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BOARD OF DIRECTORS SURVEY

The Board of Directors of the Gunnison Arts Center is looking for volunteers to serve on the Board or to provide other support for GAC functions. Complete and submit this survey to be considered.
GAC Board Volunteer Survey 2018

INTERNSHIPS

Earn WSCU credit and gain real-world experience while working with and supporting your community Arts Center.
Internship and application info

summer hours:

Monday: 1:00pm – 6:00pm

Tuesday – Friday: 10:00am – 6:00pm

Saturday:
10:00am – 2:00pm

Closed Sundays
*The GAC will be CLOSED on 9/28/2018.

NO ADMISSION FEE

Thank you!