Spring Calendar of Events

April 2017

Breakfast for the Arts

Free fundraising event showcasing
Union County arts
Rolling Hills Country Club
April 7, 2017
Breakfast 7:30 a.m., Arts Showcase 8:00 a.m.


Downtown Monroe Art Walk

Friday April 7
5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Saturday April 8
Noon – 4:00 p.m.
– Art Exhibits
– Children’s Activities
– Live Music

Special Entertainment
Union County Community Arts Council Gallery
Friday April 7
Photography by Christy Queen, Visiting Artist
Live Guitar by Vince Rivers

Ballroom Dance Instruction
Willie Frazier, Instructor

April 8, 15, 22, and 29 at 2:00 p.m.
P.E. Bazemore Center, Monroe

February 2017

A Southern Circuit Film
MindGame: The Unique Journey
of Chamique Holdsclaw

Compelling story of basketball phenom
Chamique Holdsclaw, the female
“Michael Jordan” from rise to
WNBA stardom to her struggles with
mental illness and the strength she called
upon to speak about it.
February 7, 2017
Batte Center, Wingate University
7:00 p.m.


March 2017

Goldilocks and the Three Bears
Preschool Experience

March 6 and 7, 2017
Batte Center, Wingate University
$6.00 adults/children

A Southern Circuit Film
Maya Angelou: And I Still Rise

Maya Angelou’s life has uncannily
intersected with some of the most
profound moments in modern
American history.
March 14, 2017
Batte Center, Wingate University
7:00 p.m.

The Story Pirates

The Story Pirates turns kids’ creative
ideas and original stories into
wild sketch comedy musicals featuring
professional actors showing them
just how amazing their ideas are.
Union County Elementary Schools
March 20, 2017
Batte Center, Wingate University

April 2017

A Southern Circuit Film
The IF Project

The IF Project follows a group of inmates
incarcerated in a maximum security women’s
prison who are a part of a writing workshop
co-created by a Seattle police detective
and a repeat offender.
April 4, 2017
Batte Center, Wingate University
7:00 p.m.