- To coalesce various artists and community members to develop an arts center providing year round cultural events and activities that hold value for residents of our community.
- To integrate various organizations in our community in order to explore and preserve our cultural heritage.
- To encourage participants of all ages to express themselves creatively and gain a lifelong appreciation for the arts and creative spirit.
- To celebrate creativity through a wide range of cultural workshops, events and performances.
SCHOODIC ARTS FOR ALL is a year round, full service Arts center in Winter Harbor, Maine. We are a community arts organization, which was established in 1999. Our mission is to bring together and provide opportunities for people of all ages to experience and appreciate the arts. Schoodic Arts for All programming includes events, performances, workshops, and art exhibits. Our home base is a beautiful historic performance hall, Hammond Hall in Winter Harbor in which we hold about 85 performances, 15 art exhibits, and over 85 workshops annually.
We have a fully equipped art studio for rent to artists, arts instructors, and an Artist Incubator facility. Each facility provides affordable studio space with public access for artists and the creative to work, teach, and sell.
Host: Michael Donahue
Engineer: Amy Browne
Program Topic: Schoodic Arts For All Summer Festival
Key Discussion Points:
•History of Schoodic Arts for All
•Performances & Events
•Current Programs & Workshops
•Future of Schoodic Arts
•Mary Laury, Executive Director, Schoodic Arts For All
•Colleen Wallace, Board Member, Schoodic Arts for All
•Obadiah Buell, Artist participant, Schoodic Arts for All
Our programs include workshops, performances, art shows, a community chorus, theatre ensembles, and a coffeehouse with live entertainment. We proudly sponsor an outstanding steel pan band, Pandemonium. We are a creative sponsor to the Schoodic International Sculpture Symposium.
Help Schoodic Arts for All by becoming a volunteer.