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Decatur City Hall Bike Rack Reception

By • Aug 15th, 2016 • Category: News

Sept 1, 2016 • 10:00 am–Dedication ceremony and reception for the new Decatur City Hall Bike Rack in honor of Mayor Bill Dukes,  provided by the Carnegie Visual Arts Center and hosted by the Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourist Association

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Fun Activities During #lionkingcarnegie

By • Jul 15th, 2016 • Category: News

• Like us on Instagram Contest – Like the designated photo announcing the contest and follow @carnegieartscenter on Instagram. Winners will be selected at random on July 26th to win 4 Tickets to the Bham Zoo. • Win a Lioness Mask by Artist and Costume Designer, Linda Miller – Buy a ticket for a chance to […]

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Camp Carnegie

By • Jun 2nd, 2016 • Category: News, Uncategorized

July 18 -22, 2016 — We are so excited that we have 31 camper joining us as we push our creativity to the limits! We will have hands-on experiences as we rotate through the learning areas of  art, music, acting, and creative writing in age divided groups throughout each day an learn new skills and improve […]

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Gallery Walk with Maralyn Wilson

By • Apr 20th, 2016 • Category: News, Past Events

April 22, 2016    6:30 – 8:30 PM – Are you intrigued with Maralyn’s lovely and mesmerizing encaustic paintings? Come walk through her exhibit with her and hear her stories and inspirations behind her works. We will have some light snacks and beverages available, too. $5 at the door (suggested donation)

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Carnegie Carnival Video

By • Nov 17th, 2015 • Category: News

February 6, 2016 — Carnegie Carnival was a raving success! Here is the full video of the Carnegie Carnival Parade;  

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Carnegie Carnival Begins – The Petition

By • Oct 13th, 2015 • Category: News

October 15, 2015  •  7 PM — FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC — All registered Carnegie Carnival Crewes will present their Petitions by song, poem, eloquent verse, interperative dance, et cetera, in the presence and in honor of King Andy and Queen Sheila to officially open Carnegie Carnival season. Come watch the wonderful or wacky […]

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Lunch and Learn – October 9, 2015

By • Sep 30th, 2015 • Category: News

October 9th, Noon – 1 PM — Bring your lunch and learn a little! Neva Beasley, President of the Alabama Gourd Society, will demonstrate her craft, and discuss the history of gourd birdhouses and the tradition’s evolution into gourd art. Ms. Beasley of Cullman is a retired teacher and has been creating projects with gourds […]

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River Clay Fine Arts Festival

By • Jul 31st, 2015 • Category: News, Upcoming Events

September 25 – 26, 2015 —  Plan now to join us in historic Downtown Decatur for the River Clay Fine Arts Festival! The festival will feature artists from North Alabama, the Southeast region and across the country. Experience Downtown Decatur as we celebrate the visual arts in all its forms. Held on the 4th weekend […]

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The Petition

By • Sep 19th, 2014 • Category: News

October 16, 2014  – 7 PM –  Hear Ye, Hear Ye! You are called to an Audience With King Jake and Queen Kate Of Carnegie Carnival Your Crewe’s Presence is requested at The Magnolia Room 216 East Magnolia Street Decatur, Alabama Thursday, October 16, 2014 7:00 o’clock in the evening You Will Petition King Jake […]

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Carnegie Carnival Crewe Discount

By • Aug 15th, 2014 • Category: News

Early Registration for Carnegie Carnival 2015 Crewes deadline is September 1, 2014 for $100.00 per Crewe*. After September 1, 2014 the registration fee will be $125.00 per Crewe. Registration Forms available at: Carnegie Carnival Crewe Registration Form

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