Art and History in Charlevoix, Michigan
The Holiday Fest will begin at the Circle of Arts from 5-7 pm, where on display will be the Circle Market full of hand crafted gifts for holiday shoppers. On hand will be artisan demonstration showing various techniques, so patrons can see the craftsmanship that goes into the work on display. There will be a gift-wrapping station and music will be performed by the Dorothy Gerber Strings Program quartet comprised of the Gerber teaching staff.
The Charlevoix Historical Society will be open with refreshments, exhibits, a holiday sale of merchandise featuring Irene Harsha-Young maps of Little Traverse, Grand Traverse and Mackinac Island and copies of their newest book, Charlevoix the Beautiful: City on Three Lakes will also be available.
End the evening at the library with hot chocolate and the Jazz @ the library Holiday Concert at 7 pm. View the Photography Exhibit with Art by LuAnn Griffin. Horse-drawn wagon rides will be available throughout the evening transporting people from venue to venue.
December 6, 2017
Gail DeMeyere / Circle of Arts, Linda Adams / Charlevoix Public Library and Denise Fate / Charlevoix Historical Museum
Three world-class institutions.
Charlevoix's premier arts and educational district is comprised of three marvelous cultural venues, all conveniently located in the heart of the downtown district. At the Charlevoix Circle of Arts you are invited to check out the local arts scene, take a class, experience a gallery talk or see a performance. After that, the Charlevoix Historical Society welcomes you for a tour or information on the world famous mushroom houses and to explore the museum. Next up, plan a visit to the Charlevoix Public Library which offers a great selection of books and art, as well as programs and activities for the whole family.