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Face Scans

When: June 10, 2023 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Artist Reagan D. Pufall will be exhibiting 3d printed faces in the main gallery during the summer of 2024. Saturday, June 10th he will scan faces of Norfolk community members to add to his show. participants will receive… Read More

Fresh Friday’s

When: June 9, 2023 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

First Fridays are getting a fresh new look and name as we move to expand our open mic, music, poetry and art nights at the Arts Center. Join us for the first edition of Fresh Friday’s on June… Read More

Intro to Stand Up Comedy with Pat Janssen

When: June 6, 2023 @ 5:00 pm – June 9, 2023 @ 10:00 pm
Where: Norfolk Arts Center

Cost: Individual $25 / Duo $40 Ages: 13+ Learn the basic fundamentals of the art of stand-up comedy with professional comedian Pat Janssen. Pat is a Nebraska native who has appeared in numerous commercials and TV shows. He… Read More

Nebraska Art Program College Fair

When: May 3, 2023 @ 2:15 pm – 3:45 pm
Where: Norfolk Arts Center, 305 N 5th St

College Art Program facilitators from across Nebraska will be featured in the main gallery at the Norfolk Arts Center on Wednesday, May 3rd. This is a fantastic opportunity for students to see the possibilities of art as a… Read More

NEA Big Read Slam Poetry Event

When: April 26, 2023 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Norfolk Arts Center

Poets identifying as members of the disabled community will join at the Norfolk Arts Center in an evening of spoken word centered on disability, whether physical or invisible, congenital or acquired. Each artist will perform for 15-20 minutes. Nebraska State Poet… Read More

Introduction to Leather Working

When: March 17, 2023 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Cost: $10 / Member Discount Ages: 13+ Join us during this introduction to leather working. Participants will learn to stamp and paint leather cuff bracelets and will have a beautiful bracelet to wear or gift to Instructor: Callie Stevens

Norfolk Area Student Exhibition

When: March 4, 2023 – March 22, 2023 all-day

March is National Youth Art month as well as National Art Education month. To celebrate, each year NAC welcome’s Norfolk’s public, and parochial students to participate in a gallery exhibition. It is an opportunity for young, aspiring artists… Read More

NEA Big Read Exquisite Corpse

When: April 13, 2023 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Ages: 14 – 18 Students in grades 9-12 are invited to the Norfolk Arts Center to join in this exquisite corpse experience, a method by which a collection of words or images is collectively assembled. Through a series of instructor-guided… Read More

NEA Big Read Packing Tape Arm Casting

When: March 30, 2023 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Ages: 10 – 14 Students in grades 5-8 are invited to the Norfolk Arts Center to engage in this activity that promotes unity, welcoming, and partnership. Students will work with a partner and be challenged to pick a hand gesture… Read More

Easter Art | Youth Art Class

When: April 5, 2023 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Where: Norfolk Arts Center

Cost $10.00 / Member Discount Ages: 9 – 12 Kids come learn to create fun art in this painting class tailored to our younger artists. Create a wonderful image of bunnies. Instructor: Karen Voborny