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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 […]

“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 […]

Monochromatic Value Painting with Sandra Pemberton (Ages 16+)

George A. Spiva Center for the Arts (222 W 3rd St Joplin, MO 64801)

One of the fundamentals to making a good painting is understand value – how lights and darks work together as whole. Paint along with artist Sandra Pemberton as she explores […]

PhotoSpiva Kids with Lola Nelson (Ages 5-10)

George A. Spiva Center for the Arts (222 W 3rd St Joplin, MO 64801)

Calling all young shutterbugs! Learn all about photography as an art form, from design principals, composition, lighting, and more. Cameras are provided for students to take home to create their […]

Joplin Empire Market

Empire Market, 931 E 4th St, Joplin, MO 64801, USA

Joplin Empire MarketSaturdays | 10:00am–2:00pmJoplin Empire Market (931 E 4th St)The Joplin Empire Market is the place to find the best in locally grown produce, gourmet foodstuffs, and handmade artisan goods. […]

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 […]

“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 […]

“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 […]

“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 […]

George Washington Carver: A Man of Great Faith

George Washington Carver National Monument, 5646 Carver Rd, Diamond, MO 64840, USA

George Washington Carver: A Man of Great FaithSaturday & Sunday | January 29 & 30 | 1:00pm  At George Washington Carver National Monument (5646 Carver Rd, Diamond, MO)Did you know George […]

Preschool Nature Connections: Snowy Owls (Ages 3-6)

Wildcat Glades Education Cottage, 301 Riviera Dr, Joplin, MO 64804, USA

What is that white thing in the middle of the field? It's a snow owl, looking for food! Learn all about snowy owls, where they come from, and why they're […]

Conservation Families: Nature Trivia

201 Riviera Dr, Joplin, MO 64804, USA

Ready to test your nature knowledge and learn about Missouri’s wildlife along the way? Join Shoal Creek Conservation Education Center Naturalists for an afternoon of Missouri nature trivia! Gather your […]