Category: Announcements

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Yes We Can! continues in 2016

Midland Daily News

Midland Daily News announced Creative 360’s continuation of the Yes We Can! program and Friday’s luncheon for B.J. and Herb Scogg in “Art News in Brief” December 31.  Read more here.

Creative 360 Kicks off 2016 Yes We Can! Program

Creative 360 will launch its 2015 Yes We Can! program with a luncheon to honor community leaders and educators, B.J. (84) and Herb (86) Scogg. The luncheon will be held in Creative 360’s award-winning gallery on January 8, 11:30 a.m.

Area cancellations, delays due to winter storm warnings

Midland Daily News

Students at surrounding school districts are already home for the holidays, and some organizations like the Midland Center for the Arts and Creative 360 have already posted notices for winter breaks or reduced hours. Read more…

Creative 360 offices closed Dec 24 – Jan 4

Christmas Tree

Creative 360 and Express Yourself Artshop staff will be enjoying time with their families Thursday, December 24 until Monday, January 4. We wish you all a wonderful holiday and look forward to seeing you in the New Year!

MDN: Creative 360 presents dramatic reading of a classic

A Christmas Carol Rehearsal

Check out today’s Verge in the Midland Daily News for a wonderful story and photos about Sunday’s reader’s theatre performance of A Christmas Carol at Creative 360. “Familiar characters such as the Ghost of Christmas Past, Ebenezer Scrooge and Tiny

MDN: Creative 360 performs a reader’s theatre version of “A Christmas Carol”

Matt Rassette in A Christmas Story

There are some wonderful photos from A Christmas Carol rehearsal on the Midland Daily News website. Check out the photos for a sneak peek at preparations for Sunday’s performance.

MDN: Creative 360 gets $10,000 NEA grant

Creative 360 received $10,000 Challenge America grant from the National Endowment for the Arts for its Express Yourself Artshop programs. Read the complete article from the Midland Daily News website.

Discounts being taken at Picasso Sale

Our Second Hand Picasso Sale continues to be a tremendous success! On opening day alone, shoppers found nearly $2,000 worth of treasures to take home with them. There are only six days left of this lovely sale until next year.

Creative 360 Hosts ‘A Christmas Carol’

A Christmas Carol 12.17.17

On December 20 at 7:00 pm, Creative 360 will deliver a dramatic reading of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, adapted by Richard Swallow. The cast features Tom Lowery as Ebenezer Scrooge and includes Kevin Kendrick, Joannah Lodico, JoAnn Pobocik, Matt Rassette, Carol Rumba and

Creative 360 Receives NEA Grant

Creative 360 received a $10,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) in support of our Express Yourself Artshop program that provides arts programming to people of all abilities, and especially to those with mental, intellectual, and physical challenges.


Second Hand Picasso Logo

Creative 360’s sixth annual Second Hand PICASSO art, antique and collectible sale begins with an opening reception this Sunday, December 13 at 2:00 pm. Creative 360 members have early entry at 1:00 pm. Light refreshments will be served. The Second

You’re Invited! Open House for Rachel Gaffney

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2:00 – 4:00 PM Join us to wish Rachel well and thank her for all she’s done for Express Yourself Artshop. Light refreshments will be served.

SWAAG Program explores connections between art and science

Each Wednesday, a group of middle school students boards a bus at Delta College to make their way to Creative 360 in Midland where they participate in the Scientific Wonders and Artful Genius (SWAAG) program from 5:30-7:00 p.m. A partnership

Creative 360 receives MCACA Grant

Creative 360 has been awarded a grant of $15,000 from the State of Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs (MCACA) and the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA). The grant was awarded through the MCACA peer review process and

MDN: Cultural Awareness Month includes several events

Creative 360 and cultural awareness image

October is Cultural Awareness Month in the city of Midland. The Cultural Awareness Committee of the Midland Area Community Foundation has worked to organize events promoting cultural awareness, which will take place at a variety of locations throughout the month.

MDN: Creative 360 hosts CAT Work Exhibit

Midland Daily News Image of CAT Work art

When creative minds collaborate the results can be huge. That’s exactly what visitors to Creative 360 Stage, Studios & Gallery are going to get with the latest exhibit, Artists of CAT Work Art Gallery. There will be an opening reception at

MDN – American Chemical Society, Creative 360 host harvest dinner, greenhouse tour

ACS plastic bottle greenhouse

Using a $400 grant from the National American Chemical Society (ACS), the Midland Local Section of the ACS constructed a greenhouse out of recycled bottles at Creative 360 this summer. Read complete Midland Daily News article.

America’s Got Talent Conducting Auditions in Detroit

agt audition

America’s Got Talent will conduct auditions for Season 11 at COBO Center on November 7. Interested or know a talented person who might be? Register at AGTAUDITIONS.COM.

MDN: Creative 360 to celebrate end of gardening season

Midland Daily News posted an article about this Sunday’s harvest party and volunteer appreciation dinner. Read more.

MDN: International Day of Peace celebration promotes unity, energy

Trinity Lutheran Church Handbell Trio

In today’s edition of the Midland Daily News, you will find yesterday’s International Day of Peace celebration is front page news. “Music, art and dance united people of all ages, races and abilities Sunday at Creative 360 to celebrate International

Midland Daily News Photos – International Day of Peace

Unveiling Peace Pole

Midland Daily News has some great photos from Sunday’s International Day of Peace event! Link to them here.

Creative 360’s fall schedule is out!

Our fall schedule is out in print, online and available for registrations now. Be sure to check out all the opportunities to enjoy some creative and fun arts, humanities and wellness activities. Cocktails and Canvas options are all new. There’s

Kendricks Named Honorary Chairs

Jennifer and Kevin Kendrick

Creative 360 has named Jennifer (Jenny) and Kevin Kendrick as honorary chairpersons for its second annual fundraiser luncheon, scheduled for Tuesday, October 6 from 11:30 to 1:00 p.m. at the Great Hall in Midland. Lunch is complimentary. Many local businesses

Sao Paulo: The good, the bad & the ugly

On Thursday, August 20, Stephanie Cirihal will share her experiences as an expatriate in one of the largest cities in the world. The recently returned Cirihal called Sao Paulo home for four years. Come prepared to cringe, cry and laugh

Creative 360 hosts DNMM film series July 20

Creative 360 is serving as a host location for two films being shown as part of The Disability Network of Mid-Michigan film series. The films are part of DNMM’s celebration of the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act. At