Iredell Museums presents the 21st annual Art in Bloom
program on April 3, 2014, from 9 AM – 1 PM at the Statesville Civic
Center. This year’s theme
is “Art In the Round”. Ron Matthews of Johnson’s Greenhouse, Jodi John-Pippin
of the Iredell Arts Council, and Michael Ziegler of Central Piedmont
Community College will be
the three featured presenters. Ron will demonstrate floral design, Jodi will
paint a complete painting, and Michael will present a stained glass piece. They
will also bring their art work and floral designs to sell. Guest will be able to enjoy the Mimosa Bar,
buy Gourmet to Go goodies, and shop in the Boutique Gift Shop. Select
items will be offered for auction. JD’s Deli will serve a new lunch
designed exclusively for Art in Bloom.
Tickets are $35 dollars and go on sale February 7. All proceeds go to support
Iredell Museums. Please contact Iredell Museums at 704-873-4734 for more
information or to order tickets.
Irish History Celebration Gregory Creek Homestead Saturday, March 29, 2014, 10:00-2:00 Please join Iredell Museums at Gregory Creek Homestead, as
we hold our Irish History Celebration from 10-2. Join us to hear traditional
Irish music and stories, participate in Irish Ceili dances, and see what life
was like for the Scots-Irish settlers in Iredell County in the late 1800s.
Living history demonstrations of cooking and storytelling will take place in
the morning, and music and dancing will take place from 12-2PM. Donations are
Danny Malboeuf Exhibit: LaCoste January 24 -March 14 Court Street Gallery Free Admission Iredell Museums invites you to view the work of surrealist painter, Danny Malboeuf, at the Court Street Gallery.
The Court Street Gallery,
in downtown Statesville.
currently hosts rotating art and historic collections exhibits and the museum offices.
Visitors to Gregory Creek
Homestead can experience life as it was lived in the early days of Iredell County. The site includes eight buildings dating back to the 1760's.
The Kids@Play children's museum is a 1700 sq. ft. play
space containing a wide variety of exciting exhibits that allow children to
explore and express themselves.
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