GRAFTON—The Taylor County Arts Council is looking for new members for the coming year. And with all of their awesome events, who wouldn’t want to join?
“We need members to continue our works in the community to make sure that art is available to everyone in Taylor County. Our current members are a wonderful group of very hard-working people. It is a pleasure to work alongside of them and they are a great group to join,” said Co-chairman Ron Curry of the Taylor County Arts Council.
Membership dues are just $25 for individuals and $40 for families.
Membership dues help with the upkeep of the beautiful historic building, pay for programs and more. Members will receive discounts on classes and items in the gift shop.
Member dues can be mailed to the TCAC at PO Box 165, Grafton, WV or brought to the Gallery during open hours. Please mark all checks “membership” and include a note with a phone and email address.
TCAC Members help the Taylor County Arts Council realize their vision of “art for all” with new classes and shows.
“We try to keep things new and exciting with our offerings, and of course we have some old favorites that folks just love,” said Curry.
Coming up they have their soup dinner during the Christmas parade, December 7, stop in and warm up before, during or after the parade with a bowl full of hot soup and a delicious piece of homemade bread.
The cost for this is only $5.00 and will be served from 4pm-8pm. The proceeds go to help continue the good works by the TCAC and to restore their historic building.
Coming to the gallery December 6, “People and Pets Photo Sessions”! The Taylor County Photography Club will be there from 4:00-8:00 p.m. to capture a photo of families and their pets or just families or pets by themselves.
The cost is $7 for a 4 by 6 photo which can be picked up the next day. This fundraiser benefits the TCAC and the Taylor County Photography Club.
On December 14, they will sponsor a Polar Express party for adults and children alike. Come and enjoy the classic movie while sipping hot chocolate in your pajamas.
With all these fun activities – who wouldn’t want to join this amazing group of people? Remember, Member dues can be mailed to the TCAC at PO Box 165, Grafton, WV or brought to the Gallery during open hours. Please mark all checks “membership” and include a note with a phone and email address, or you can message them on the Facebook messenger.