Council for the Arts Annual Parade

Entries due April 19 for Council for the Arts’ Annual “Parade” Chambersburg’s Council for the Arts announces its annual Parade, where creative crafters and artists will this year decorate a decorative birdhouse which will be displayed in local businesses throughout the summer.  Deadline for entry designs in this year’s Parade will be April 19.  Entrants […]

Israeli Dancing

Danny Pollock Sunday, April 7, 2013 Workshops, 1:30 and 3:00 pm at the JCC of Harrisburg An Evening of Joy, 6:00 pm at The Movement Center


Second Annual Event in 2013 will bring National Attention Smoke will once again fill the air in Gettysburg and adversaries will travel from throughout the country to do battle in July 2013.  This time culinary arts will be battle as the Adams County Arts Council brings the “The CenturyLink Gettysburg Cook-off—North vs South” at Gateway […]

Adams County Arts Council explores Italian culture and cuisine in two upcoming events

Adams County Arts Council Arts Education Center 125 South Washington Street Gettysburg, PA 17325 (717) 334-5006 Adams County Arts Council explores Italian culture and cuisine in two upcoming events For More Information:   The Adams County Arts Council, in partnership with the Italian Studies department at Gettysburg College, will offer two events in […]

Deadline nears for Gettysburg juried exhibit

The deadline for entries is Friday, March 22 for the Adams County Arts Council’s 10th Annual Juried Art Exhibition, May 31- July 7, at Schmucker Art Gallery, Gettysburg College.  Any person over the age of 18 who is an Adams County, Pennsylvania resident or an Adams County Arts Council member is eligible to submit work […]

The Adams County Arts Council’s Brown Bag Lunch Series

The Adams County Arts Council’s Brown Bag Lunch Series, 3rdThursdaynoon, continues on Thursday, March 21 at 12 p.m. at the new Arts Education Center, 125 S. Washington St., Gettysburg.  The program will feature Gettysburg’s Sr. ACTS theatrical group.  The group will present a short playlet adapted by Bruce Boenau, Dear Adam and Eve, based on […]

Hersheypark Schedules Local Auditions

An audition for performers and technicians for the 2013 Hersheypark summer season is scheduled for Saturday, February 23 at Hershey Theatre, which is located on the corner of Chocolate Avenue and Cocoa Avenue. Applicants can park in the parking lots associated with the Theatre and enter through the main entrance on Caracas Avenue. More than 70 […]


The Kansas City Barbecue Society is holding a certified judge’s class and certified table captain’s class in Gettysburg. Have you ever wondered what it would be like to judge the food at those cook-offs you see you TV? Want to experience how a real barbecue competition works? Join the Adams County Arts Council for a […]

Jump Street Seeking Graphic Designer for Paid Teaching Assignment

Jump Street is looking for a graphic designer/artist to work in a high school classroom setting, Tuesday through Thursday, from noon to 3:00 p.m. for approximately two months. The pay will be $150-200 per 3 hour session, depending upon individual skill sets. The artist will be working with ten students at a time, guiding them […]

Call for Entries: United Way’s Pigs on Parade!

United Way of Franklin County and the Chambersburg Council for the Arts are launching “Pigs on Parade”.  United Way will provide artists with small (5 1/2″ long) primed-and-ready-to-paint piggy banks, that when decorated will go out to local businesses to attract donations of change at the check-out counters of businesses throughout Franklin County, from November […]