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Hays Arts Center Gallery
112 E. 11th St.
Hays, Kansas 67601
Gallery Hours
Monday - Friday 10 am - 4 pm
Saturday 10 am - 1 pm

Hays Arts Council Calendar of Events

July 2013 through June 2014


Summer Youth Art Classes continue

July 8 through August 15
“Taking Flight” by Dr. John Cody
“The Fiber of Her Being” memorial exhibition of fiber works by Georganna Johnson

August 23
Fall Gallery Walk
Opening Reception: “Daughters of the Prairie”

August 23 – October 5
“Daughters of the Prairie” by Cally Krallman, Judith Mackey, Kim Casebeer, Mary Binford Miller

September 23 - 27
School residency: “Read It Right Now” by Jay & Leslie Cady

September 23
McFamily Fun Night – “Going to the Birds” - North Hays McDonalds (Free)

October 8
HAC presents Wichita Children’s Theatre – “Goldilocks and the Three Bears”
12:45pm – school performance (K & 1st grades)
7:00pm – public performance (Beach/Schmidt PAC)
*ticket sales begin September 30 (unreserved)

October 14 – November 22
Exhibition:  “From the FHSU Collection”

October 14 
HAC & FHSU Encore Series present school performance of
Broadway Boys” – 12:45pm, Beach/Schmidt PAC (4th & 5th grades)

October 25
HAC Annual Meeting
Concert & Dance with “Jimmy Dee & the Fabulous Destinations”
*ticket sales begin September 24

October 28
McFamily Fun Night – “Halloween Fun” - North Hays McDonalds (Free)

November 15
30th Annual Five State Photography Judging @ HAC

November 25
McFamily Fun Night – “Talkin’ Turkey” - North Hays McDonalds (Free)

December 6
Winter Gallery Walk
Opening Reception:  30th Annual Five State Photography Exhibition

December 7 – January 18
30th Annual Five State Photography Exhibition

January 20 – 23
Celebrating “Kansas Day” - music residency with Ann Zimmerman

Hays, Ellis, Victoria, Plainville, & Russell Elementary Schools

Exhibition:  “Ending the Violence” in collaboration with “Jana’s Campaign”

March – April 16
Regional MFA Exhibition

April 16
FHSU High School Art Day – HAC Gallery Tours

April 25
Spring Gallery Walk
Opening Reception:  Smoky Hill Art Exhibition

April 25 – June 7
45th Annual Smoky Hill Art Exhibition

April 27
HAC Creative Writing Awards Ceremony & Reception
1:00pm – FHSU Memorial Union Ballroom

May 2
“Famous Figures” county-wide final competition
8:30 to 11:30am – Beach/Schmidt

May 5
HAC presents American Family Theatre – “The Wizard of Oz”
12:45pm – school performance (2nd & 3rd grades)
7:00pm – public performance (Beach/Schmidt)

Summer Youth Art Program

June 20
Summer Gallery Walk
Opening Reception:  TBA

Hays Arts Council 112 E 11th St
Hays Arts Council
112 E 11th St -  Hays, Kansas 67601