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Third and Fourth Grade Art and Essay Contest

George Washington Carver Elementary School, 12350 Norway Rd, Neosho, MO 64850, USA

Calling all area third and fourth graders! You're invited to enter the annual George Washington Carver Art and Essay contest, which is centered on this year's theme "Kindness." Students are […]

Connect2Culture + Target Charitable Giving Campaign

Connect2Culture (C2C) is honored and excited to announce it has been chosen to participate in a special charitable giving campaign, sponsored and funded by Target! Now through March 31, 2022, […]

Bookhouse Cinema Showings

Bookhouse Cinema, 715 E Broadway St, Joplin, MO 64801, USA

Bookhouse Cinema ShowingsWednesdays–SundaysAt Bookhouse Cinema (715 E Broadway St)Bookhouse Cinema is an independent micro theater and pub in the East Town neighborhood. They show a variety of independent, classic, and […]

“Oddities and Ends” by V Leigh Carr

Joplin Avenue Coffee Company, 506 S Joplin Ave, Joplin, MO 64801, USA

The revelation of hidden things is woven throughout this collection of "Oddities and Ends" by local artist V Leigh Carr. This whimsically diverse body of work interprets reality in the […]

“Barbara Hicklin Paints”

Joplin Area Chamber of Commerce, 320 E 4th St, Joplin, MO 64801, USA

Local Color Art Gallery & Studio artist Barbara Hicklin brings a collection of stunning watercolor and oil paintings to the Joplin Area Chamber of Commerce. Free and open to the […]

Nature Photography by Stephen Miller

Shoal Creek Conservation Education Center, 201 Riviera Dr, Joplin, MO 64804, USA

Explore the outdoors with a collection of stunning photographs from local photographer Stephen Miller! Visit the Shoal Creek Conservation Education Center to see Miller's work or purchase it at the […]

“Vents, Missives, and Fumaroles” by Shawn Bitters

Missouri Southern State University, 3950 Newman Rd, Joplin, MO 64801, USA

Multi-media artist Shawn Bitters brings volcanoes to Missouri Southern State University's Spiva Art Gallery with his explosive solo exhibition Vents, Missives, and Fumaroles. A professor at the University of Kansas, […]

“Post Mail Art Projekt 2021: Show Me Mail Art”

Post Art Library, 1901 E 20th St, Joplin, MO 64804, USA

In 2014, Post Art Library put out an international call for mail art for an exhibit that has since turned into an ongoing project. Post Mail Art Projekt 2021: Show […]

“The Third Grade Collaboration”

Spiva Center For the Arts, 222 W 3rd St, Joplin, MO 64801, USA

Spiva Center for the Arts is excited to have nearly 2,000 kids back in their building! No one imagined that when they last said good-bye to area third graders in […]

“Splashes of Color” by John Fitzgibbon

Spiva Center For the Arts, 222 W 3rd St, Joplin, MO 64801, USA

Award-winning, Missouri artist John Fitzgibbon brings a vivid series of paintings to Spiva Center for the Arts in his exhibit Splashes of Color. Each painting depicts places Fitzgibbon has visited […]

Art Lessons at Local Color Art Gallery with Roxenne Kendall

Local Color Art Gallery & Studio, 1027 S Main St, Joplin, MO 64801, USA

Art Lessons at Local Color Art Gallery with Roxenne KendallThursday, January 27 | 10:00am–5:30pmAt Local Color Art Gallery & Studio (1027 S Main St)Learn the basics of watercolor, colored pencils, […]

“Nostalgia” by Dustin Miller

Beast & Barrel, 530 S Main St, Joplin, MO 64801, USA

Local artist and teacher Dustin Miller presents a collection of paintings depicting iconic, area landscapes and buildings. Free and open to the public.

“Finally” by Gary Schiefelbein

Club 609 | Restaurant & Bar, 609 S Main St, Joplin, MO 64801, USA

Good food and great art – what more could you ask for? See a variety of nature-themed artwork by local artist Gary Schiefelbein and grab a bite to eat, all […]

“Cher’s Fairyland”

Urban Art Gallery, 511 S Main St, Joplin, MO 64801, USA

Visit whimsical worlds and magical scenes with Cher Jiang's exhibit Cher's Fairyland! Jiang, an illustrator whose work has been published in children's books, begins each piece of artwork in pencil […]

The Whole Story: A Decolonial Cross-Cultural Day Institute

Missouri Southern State University, 3950 Newman Rd, Joplin, MO 64801, USA

The Whole Story is an annual conference that focuses on promoting inclusion at Missouri Southern State University and addressing difficult topics surrounding diversity in higher education. Each year, scholars kick […]

Open Mic Night

Joplin Avenue Coffee Company, 506 S Joplin Ave, Joplin, MO 64801, USA

Open Mic NightLast Thursdays | 7:00pm (Sign-Ups 6:30pm)At Joplin Avenue Coffee Company (506 S Joplin Ave)Musicians, singers, poets! Looking to showcase your talent? Look no further than Joplin Avenue Coffee […]

Comedy Open Mic

Brew Pub & Parlor, 813 S Main St, Joplin, MO 64801, USA

Comedy Open MicThursdays | 8:00pmAt Brew Pub & Parlor (813 S Main St)Pratt Presents invites you to listen to some great local comedy or try your latest stand-up routine at […]