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Music on the Green Summer Concert Series

Music on the Green Summer Concert Series

Mariposa’s favorite “Music on the Green” is almost here! The summer concert series opens with Soul Galaxy on June 3rd and Steve Johnson & Those Bobtones on June 4th. Every Friday and Saturday evening during the summer months (in 2016, June 3 – August 27) the Mariposa County Arts Council […]

Mariposa Symphony Orchestra’s History-Making 2016 Spring Concert Tour

Mariposa Symphony Orchestra’s History-Making 2016 Spring Concert Tour

We are celebrating the National Park Service’s 100th Anniversary with a world premiere and five-county tour of Our Nation’s Nature. This four-movement symphonic cycle by Les Marsden will be performed in all the Yosemite Gateway communities byYour Mariposa Symphony Orchestra. Please join us for this historic event! Mark your calendars and buy your tickets today. […]

2016 Young Master Composers Celebration is Now Open!

2016 Young Master Composers Celebration is Now Open!

The Young Master Composers Celebration – Rules and Entry Form for 2016 is here! Deadline for all entries is Wednesday, June 1 at 4PM. For more information, guidelines, and to see last year’s winners, please click here.

Detail of a painting by Ann Harris.

New Spring Art Exhibition at Treetop Gallery

The Mariposa County Arts Council’s Treetop Gallery has new local art on its walls. Check it out! Our Treetop Gallery (5009 Highway 140, Mariposa) is open M-F, 9am-5pm, Saturday 10am-5pm and Sunday 11am-4pm. On the weekends, please enter through Chocolate Soup’s entrance downstairs.    

2016 F/STOP Photography Exhibition

2016 F/STOP Photography Exhibition

Our 2016 F/STOP Photography Exhibition is currently on view at the Treetop Gallery (2nd Floor of Chocolate Soup, 5009 Highway 140). Images in this exhibition were created by participants of the Arts Council’s F/STOP Photography program. F/STOP is a lifespan learning initiative for Mariposa residents 55 years of age and older. It consists […]

Introducing Jump StArts! Our New Pilot Program for At-Risk Youth

Introducing Jump StArts! Our New Pilot Program for At-Risk Youth

Jump StArts is our new pilot program for probation and foster youth. It is a 20-week artist-in-residence program focused on visual literacy and visual communication and is supported by a growing body of academic research indicating that exposing youth to art promotes emotional intelligence, a greater sense of self-worth, and critical thinking skills. […]