Eilandarts Center is thrilled to announce a special call for art entries to commemorate the 150th birthday of Merchantville! As we celebrate this significant milestone in our town's history, we invite artists of all backgrounds and styles to contribute their creative expressions to capture the essence and spirit of Merchantville. Timeline: May 25th,

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St. Pete's music, drama and religion teacher, Sarah Pearson, has been working hard with our students to prepare for Disney's "The Lion King Jr." Students have been diligently rehearsing these past weeks; learning their roles, singing their songs, practicing their choreography, and memorizing their lines while other students on stage crew have been working hard to preparer scenery and props. The production also had help from Kimberly Martin, a local children’s theatre producer,
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Designer Rachel Schaeffer of Ray of Sunshine Design+Embroidery, an embroidery and graphic design shop, was back volunteering at The WOW Center on January 29th for a monthly senior craft activity. where she made keychains with attendees. Past WOW workshops by Rachel have included a wreath making class for seniors, a custom embroidery workshop for their women’s cohort and this most recent jewelry making & spin art class for seniors. Her monthly

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Round of applause to our Jr. & Sr. Dance Companies from DeMarco Dance Center in Merchantville for a job well done at our recent Starbound Dance Competition and congratulations to Joe DeMarco for the great costumes ands and amazing choreography.They are looking forward to their next performance on May 22nd at the Scottish Rite Auditorium "Let's Dance" Production 2023. Since 1994, Sandra Coyte, along with her husband Wayne, have strived to create a competition with a personal touch

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Calling all young artists! This is your big chance to express yourself and create some amazing art from the heart. Eilandarts Center is offering Mixed Media classes with instructor Kelley Franco for kids ages 8-14 for eight weeks every Tuesday, 4:00-5:00 p.m., from February, 13th through April 2nd. Experience collage, sculpture, printmaking and more - get ready for exciting classes of design exploration! Kelly will demonstrate several fun techniques in a variety

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We'd like to invite you to don your ugly holiday sweater and join us in "Whoville" to celebrate the holidays! Our Holiday Extravaganza, "Who's Holiday" Opens on Friday, December 8th. This six-show, adults-only* production is a wildly funny and heartfelt adults-only comedy that tells the story of Cindy Lou Who as she recalls that Christmas Eve she first met the Grinch and the twisted turn of events her life has now taken. It will take you on a wild

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Mark your calendars! Planning for the 2023 Merchantville Monster Crafts & Fine Art Festival is already under way. The 2nd Annual Merchantville Monster Crafts & Fine Art Festival is returning to the charming town of Merchantville, NJ to kick-off the wildly popular month-long town Halloween celebration when Merchantville transforms to "Monsterville!" Join us on October 7th & 8th from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. as we fill the streets with juried craft and fine artists from the tri-state area offering wearable art, pottery, blown and stained glass, fine and

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