Submitted by Yadkin County Historical Society
February 2, 2013
Jan 3 - Feb 21
Winter Heat: NOT Your Grandmother’s Quilt
Come in from the cold and warm up your spirits with soft fabric and brilliant color. The beautiful hand-crafted quilts are made with tools and resources that weren’t available in grandmother’s time.
Have you ever seen a T-Shirt Quilt….literally made from favorite college T-Shirts? Forget about calico, muslin or printed feed sacks. These bright, bold, beautiful quilts are NOT your grandmother’s quilts!
Viewing hours are Monday thru Thursday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Friday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Saturday: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Closed Sunday.
The Yadkin Cultural Arts Center is located at 226 E. Main Street in Yadkinville.
The 193-seat state-of-the-art theater offers live music, drama, dance performances, community theater and children’s theater. The theater meets ADA requirements. It is equipped with assisted listening devices for the hearing impaired and special seating for people in wheelchairs.
Feb. 9: The Old Timey Radio Show. 7:30 p.m. $15. A performance by Carolina Music Way’s Old Timey Radio Show—a high energy musical revue featuring the msuic of the north Piedmont and the Yadkin Valley Jammers. Directed by Ron Stacker Thompson and Matt Kendrick.
Feb. 23: Cle Thompson in concert. 7:30 p.m. $10. Not to be missed: the plaintive blues and uptown jazz stylings of Ms. Cle Thompson. Ms. Thompson, who lives and performs bi-coastally, returns to us from Los Angeles by special request and popular demand.
March 8: The Kruger Brothers in Concert. 7:30 p.m. $20. Classical, jazzy, grassy and acoustic, the amazing Kruger Brothers trio makes complex concert hall music appear effortless.
March 23: The Pluck Project. 7:30 p.m. $10. Nine solo performances by University of North Carolina School of the Arts dance majors culminating in a group performance staged by a New York choreographer.
March 24: The Pluck Project. 3:00 p.m. $10
April TBA: A Shakespeare Medley. 7:30 p.m. $10. Excerpts from some of the bard’s favorite works.
April 13: Movie: Gone With the Wind
Coming in July….Children’s theater production of the award-winning musical Honk Jr., directed by Vicky Town and performed by our community’s children. Watch for audition information on our website: www.yadkinarts.org.
Purchase a season package of live performances featuring music, dance and drama for $35. Package includes:
Individual live performance tickets are also available. Movie tickets are not sold online but may be purchased at the YARD Gift Shop on the Yadkin Cultural Arts Center Plaza and at the door.
YARD Art Studios and Gift Shop Open
Stop in at YARD Gifts in Studio F to find that special handmade gift for someone special in your life. All items are made by artist members of the Yadkin Arts Council. Fused glass jewelry, knitted wear, small paintings, mosaic pieces, woodworking, hand-dyed scarves … and so much more! Shop in your own backYARD!
Tues – Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Beginner’s Mosaics – Jody Pounds
Cost: $75 – all tools and supplies included
Learn the wonderful art of mosaics. This can be started at any time – I work with your schedule. You need to plan on 5 or 6 2-hour sessions, but it depends on the speed at which you work. When finished you will have a 12” x 12” mosaic you will be proud to call your own.
Age Limit: 18+ unless accompanied by an adult
Music at Third Branch Cafe
Music in the Third Branch Café every Friday night!
See website for performance schedule: www.yadkinarts.org/third
Welborn Gallery is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.