In This Issue

  • Upcoming Concerts & Events 
  • Exhibits at Bower Center - 10th Annual Curry/Bower Exhibition
  • Artists Corner - Calls & Artist Opportunities
  • Spotlight - Barefoot Modern
  • Now Registering - Spring & Summer Youth Art Camps!
  • Classes & Workshops - Registration Open!
  • Getting Involved at Bower Center

Upcoming Concerts & Events

Barefoot Modern in Concert
March 2nd from 6-8pm

Get YOUR tickets today for their performance!
$20 in advance, $25 at the door.

Student Discounts: 

$10 Tickets! For students age 18 or under. Use the Promo Code STUDENT1 at checkout for discount.

$15 Tickets! For college students ages 19+. Use the Promo Code STUDENT2 at checkout for discount.

 A valid student ID will be required at Will Call at performance check-in.

Join us at the Bower Center for the Arts on February 17, 2024 from
6-9PM for

A Murder at the Gin Joint!

This is an interactive murder mystery event where you will play a character, solve clues, and interrogate all of the suspects. You will laugh, talk, eat, and drink. In the end you will decide who committed the crime using your detective skills! 

-This Event is SOLD OUT-

Our very first event in our new Bower After Hours program.. Join us at Bower for an evening of painting, wine and creative food on February 20th, 2024!

While one partner paints the "Lovebirds" with step by step guidance from instructors Lori Stetson and Aric Bryant.. The other will be assembling gourmet snacks to keep their artist fueled and inspired! For an extra challenge, partners may switch places midway through the evening if they dare!  

Invite your friends, family, mom, sweetheart, or just take the class solo and have a fun nip sipping and painting!

Tickets: $25 each


Exhibits at Bower Center

This week we kick off our 10th Annual Curry/Bower Exhibition! This annual exhibit is an all-media judged exhibit to honor Edna Curry and Dr. John Bower, Bower Center's primary benefactors.

Exhibit will take place February 13– March 30, 2024.   

Join us for this awards reception on Friday, March 8th 2024 from 5-7pm as we announce this year's winners and celebrate the artists involved in this exhibition. 

See more about our upcoming exhibits on our website!


Artists Corner

12th Annual National Juried Exhibition Call For Artists

Entry deadline is March 2, 2024. This is a national juried exhibition and is open to all artists over the age of 18. 

Art In Motion National Juried Exhibition Call For Artists

Entry deadline is April 20, 2024. Regardless of the medium this exhibit is meant to express the excitement of movement. 


*Weekly Spotlight*


Classes & Workshops

New Yoga Class!

Beginner Yoga Series for Every Body!
Thursdays beginning February 15th
$50 per person

New Poetry Class!

Reading & Writing Poetry: A Workshop
Thursdays beginning March 7th
$145 per person

Needle Felted Cards Workshop
February 21st

Youth Watercolor & Acrylic Painting Class
Feb 21st - Mar 27th

Let's Get This Show On The Road! Youth Theater Class
Mar 5th - Apr 23rd

305 N. Bridge Street, Bedford, VA


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