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CREATIVE 360 GARDEN PLOTS AVAILABLE

Creative 360 still has a number of garden plots available for the summer. Located on the grounds of Creative 360 at the corner of Bayliss St. and Arbury Place, the Community Gardens are now managed by Gina Malczewski and the

KATHY KAUNITZ JONES RETROSPECTIVE & CELEBRATION OF LIFE

Kathy K Jones at work

On Saturday, May 18, 7-8:30 p.m., Creative 360 will host an exhibition opening honoring Kathy Kaunitz Jones. She was an artist, a “maker of paintings,” and gifted teacher who taught students of every age from toddlers to retirees. Jones was

ARTFEST 55 CALL FOR ART

ArtFest 55. Call for ART. 2019 Creative 360 is seeking original, imaginative art to be read, performed and displayed as part of the 10th annual Artfest 55 festival celebrating the creativity of Michigan residents who are age 55 and over.

SIGN UP NOW FOR SUMMER CAMPS!

Kahlo, Kusama & Me Art Camp

Creative 360 offers a variety of Summer Camps for kids in kindergarten through sixth grade. You will also find a variety of workshops and classes where they can paint, draw, act and create. Check out our summer camps page to

CREATIVE 360 ANNOUNCES JUNIA DOAN AS 2019 ART SWEETHEART

Junia Doan, Art Sweetheart

On Friday, May 10, 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Creative 360 will host a Yes We Can! luncheon in honor of this year’s Art Sweetheart, Junia Doan. Pre-register by calling 989-837-1885 no later than Monday, May 6. Space is limited.

CONCERT OFFERS SPIRIT OF HOPE, UNITY

Brave new voices

Mark your calendars for Friday, May 10th at 7:30 p.m. when seven choirs and individuals from the Great Lakes Bay region join forces to give voice to those who often remain silent in the Brave New Voices concert. The concert

TUESDAY TRIBUTE FEATURES MIDLAND HISTORY

Creative 360 will host a Yes We Can! Tuesday Tribute featuring Virginia Florey and Leona Seamster and their book “Midland: Her Continuing Story” on Tuesday, April 30, 2-3:30 p.m. Enjoy lively conversation, tea and treats. Admission is $5. Midlanders Virginia

TUESDAY TRIBUTE FOCUSES ON OUR NATIONAL PARKS

Creative 360 will host a Yes We Can! Tuesday Tribute featuring Carl (87) and Patricia (81) Price on Tuesday, April 23, 2-3:30 p.m. as they share their knowledge and experiences in our national parks. Enjoy lively conversation, tea and treats.

MAG ANNOUNCES WINNERS

Top 3 MAG winners

April 10, 2019, Midland, Mich. – The Midland Artists Guild (MAG) held their 35th annual juried exhibition April 8 at Creative 360. 37 artists entered the show, and 77 pieces of their pieces now grace the Creative 360 gallery. The

TUESDAY TRIBUTE HONORS MITZI CLARK

Tuesday Tribute honoree Mitzi Clark

Creative 360 will host a Yes We Can! Tuesday Tribute honoring actor, dancer and writer Mitzi Clark (82) on Tuesday, April 16, 2-3:30 p.m. Enjoy lively conversation, tea and treats. Admission is $5. Mitzi’s interest in theater began early with

SUMMER SCHEDULE OUT APRIL 20

We are working on the final details of a full, creative and busy spring and summer at Creative 360.  You will enjoy old favorites like Cocktails & Canvas and have an opportunity to try some completely new offerings. Our summer

TUESDAY TRIBUTE HONORS DR. JOYCE HENRICKS

Creative 360 will host a Yes We Can! Tuesday Tribute in honor of artist, advocate, educator, writer and volunteer Dr. Joyce Henricks (83) on Tuesday, April 9, 2-3:30 p.m. Guests will enjoy lively conversation, tea and treats. Admission is $5.

TUESDAY TRIBUTE HONORS ENTREPRENEUR BARB MUESSIG

Creative 360’s next Yes We Can! Tuesday Tribute features Barbara Muessig (84) who started her second career in 1980. Enjoy lively conversation, tea and treats at Creative 360 on Tuesday, April 2, 2-3:30 pm. Admission is $5. Barbara Muessig opened

LUNCHEON HONORS LIFE OF ARTIST, WRITER JEAN BEACH

On Friday, April 5, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Creative 360 will host a Yes We Can! luncheon in honor of Jean Beach. On Saturday, February 2, 2019, we said goodbye to this multi-talented artist and writer. She was 89.

YES WE CAN! LUNCHEON HONORS RUSSELL THAYER

Russell Thayer

On Friday, March 22, 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Creative 360 will host a Yes We Can! luncheon in honor of artist and educator Russell Thayer. Guests will enjoy a delicious lunch catered by NADA, and pay tribute to this

TUESDAY TRIBUTE HONORS RALPH RYE

Ralph Rye

Creative 360’s next Yes We Can! Tuesday Tribute features Ralph Rye (94), designer and builder of creative art furniture. Enjoy lively conversation, tea and treats at Creative 360 on Tuesday, March 12, 2-3:30 pm. Admission is $5. Rye spent most

AUTHOR SHIER FOCUS OF YES WE CAN! EVENING

Creative 360’s next Yes We Can! evening features Quita Shier (81), author of the book “Warriors in Mr. Lincoln’s Army.” She will share some of the stories about the indigenous men who served on both sides of the civil war.

YES WE CAN! LUNCHEON HONORS BRUCE RAYCE

On Friday, March 15, 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Creative 360 will host a Yes We Can! luncheon in honor of community leader and volunteer Bruce Rayce. Guests will enjoy a delicious lunch catered by NADA, and pay tribute to

YES WE CAN! LUNCHEON HONORS ARTIST & EDUCATOR CAROL STRUTHERS

On Friday, March 8, 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Creative 360 will host a Yes We Can! luncheon in honor of Carol Struthers (90), artist and educator. Guests will enjoy a delicious lunch catered by NADA, and pay tribute to

TUESDAY TRIBUTE HONORS CAROL KUHN BUSICK

Creative 360’s next Yes We Can! Tuesday Tribute features Carol Kuhn Busick (94) who grew up on a homestead farm 22 miles from the nearest town before returning to Michigan to attend high school. She will share fascinating stories that

YES WE CAN! LUNCHEON HONORS PHYLLIS & ROY MC NEILL

On Friday, March 1, 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Creative 360 will host a Yes We Can! Luncheon in honor of Phyllis & Roy Mc Neill, educators and community leaders. Guests will enjoy a delicious lunch catered by NADA, and

TUESDAY TRIBUTE FEATURES LOUISE HERRINGSHAW

Creative 360’s next Yes We Can! Tuesday Tribute is February 26. It features Midland’s Louise Herringshaw who will share the story of how she and Louise Chen have become family for each other. The two Louises, once a world apart,

THREE RIVERS…ONE SOURCE EXHIBITION OPENS FEB 22

On Exhibit February 22

On February 22 at 7:00 p.m., Creative 360 will host an opening reception for the Three Rivers…One Source exhibition featuring the works of Steve Barber, Steven Parkhurst and Mike Zureich. Each of these men have a distinct and recognizable style.

CREATIVE 360 ADDS MASK MAKING WORKSHOP

Creative 360 has added something new to their Express Yourself Artshop offerings – Mask Making. Creating a mask is a way for people to express feelings that are too difficult to articulate in words. The activity is especially helpful for

THE NEW REFORMATION BAND PERFORMS AT CREATIVE 360

As part of their sixth annual Yes We Can! program, Creative 360 will host a concert by the New Reformation Band (NRB) on Friday, February 15 at 7:00 p.m. Guests will enjoy an evening of spirit-lifting music that encompasses Dixieland,

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