Lubeznik Center for the Arts, June 2014: First Friday, Spring Clean Up, Writing to YourSelf Workshop

LCA-First-FridaysFirst Friday
LOK Young Artists Expo,
South Shore Dance Alliance
Friday, June 6, 2014
5 - 8 PM (CDT)

Come join us for a family friendly, multimedia showcase of artwork by youth in partnership with LOK Wishing Tree Foundation.

Pine Elementary students will perform short violin pieces
Krueger Middle School student dance performance
South Shore Dance Alliance performance
Interactive Wishing Tree installation & artwork from LOK students in the NIPSCO Art Education Studios

Performances start at 5 PM (CDT)

LCA Spring Clean Up
Saturday, May 31 & June 7
9 AM - 3 PM

Volunteers needed to help spruce up the grounds of the Center. Bring pruners & weeding tools! Water will be provided.

For questions call 219-874-4900 or visit

Gallery Shop Event
"Writing to YourSelf" with Jane Lump
Thursday, June 19
5 - 7 PM (CDT)
Free, registration required

Join us for an evening with Jane Lump, creator of "Writing to YourSelf", a 46-card series of writing prompts. Jane will read passages from her journals and have participants select one of her cards and write their own response. Those who are comfortable enough, can share their writing with the group. "Writing to YourSelf" cards are available for purchase in our Gallery Shop. Participants should bring a pen and paper or they are welcome to bring a journal.

Event is free, but registration is required online, or by calling 219.879.4900.

Summer Classes are filling up quickly! Register today to secure your spot.

LCA has a unique collection of classes to offer this season. New classes include Adult Photography and iPhoneography, both taught by local photographer and LCA's very own gallery assistant, Natalie Mills. A few of our one-day workshops, back by popular demand, are Fused Glass 1 and Mad Hatting & High Tea. For young artists, we have a new offering: Cartooning & Manga 2 for students who have completed Cartooning & Manga 1. And don't forget about Summer Camp! Culture Club Camp and Famous Art Camp return once again for ages 7-13.

For more details visit our website or call 219.874.4900. To register online, click here.

Are you an LCA member? If not, one of the benefits of being a member is getting 10% off on classes. Become a member today!

Children's Scholarship Fund 2014

The Michigan City Public Art Committee was created in 2011 through an ordinance passed by the City Council of Michigan City. A portion of the MAC budget each year goes to scholarships for children from Michigan City to take art classes. Scholarships are available year round to learn more about scholarship information please see guidelines and application.

Gallery Shop Featured Item

Archetype Z Studio creates 3D printed jewelry that is dyed in plastic nylon material and coated with a clear protective glaze. Bracelets, necklaces, and rings are available in our gallery shop for $12 - $35. Be part of the future and grab one of this unique pieces that are sure to wow your friends.

Weekdays: 10:00 - 5:00 p.m. (CDT)
Open till 7:00 p.m. on Thursdays
Weekends: 11:00 - 4:00 p.m. (CDT)