Each year, the Grand Blanc Arts Council sponsors a variety of events and exhibits including:
The Grand Blanc Art Fair
The Student Art Show and Scholarships
Art in Schools
Community Messiah Performance
We hope you can join us for all of them. To learn more, please click on the links above.
Mary Nieuwenhuis has been named guest director for the Grand Blanc Arts Councils’ 30th annual Community MESSIAH Performance, to be held at Holy Family Catholic Church; 11824 S. Saginaw Street in Grand Blanc. The date is Sunday November 19, and the time is 4:00 p.m.
The Grand Blanc Arts Council will be presenting the 30th Annual “Grand Blanc Community Messiah Performance” this coming November 19, with Mary Nieuwenhuis as guest music director. In preparation for the event, auditions for soloists will be held on Sunday June 4, from 2:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. in the sanctuary of Holy Family Catholic Church – Grand Blanc; 11824 S. Saginaw Street. Holy Family will also be the site for all rehearsals as well as the November 19, performance.
The first two Community Painting Parties were a huge success. Guest local artists, Michael Vedder and Janet Goldstein worked with dozens of artists who joined the fun.
Michael facilitated the first event at Davison Library on November 7th and Janet provided guidance at the Grand Blanc Library on November 15th.
Everyone had a great time, creating colorful works of art. Stay tuned for information on the next party!
Here are a few of the photos from the events...
Pictured here is Dr. B. Simon Lee and the accompanist, Dr. Sia Lee at the first rehearsal for the GBAC community chorus . They are preparing for the 29th annual "Community MESSIAH Performance".
The chorus has one more rehearsal, Sunday November 13, before the performance on Sunday November 20. The chorus will number approximately 75 community members - ages 16 - 80+ and come from the greater Genesee County and beyond.