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Mattie Kelly Arts Center


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College Production:
Talley's Folly
10-18-17
thru
10-21-07

Broadway Series:
Dirty Dancing
01-11-18

Broadway Series:
Original Stars of American Bandstand
01-20-18

School Show:
Four Score and Seven Years Ago
01-22-18

Art Gallery:
America: The Dream of an Artist's Life featuring Emil Holzhauer
01-22-18
thru
03-02-18

School Show:
Charlotte's Web
01-29-18

Artist Series:
Grease-Sing-A-Long
02-03-18

School Show:
Nugget & Fang
02-07-18

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Art Gallery Docents Needed for OWC Arts Center

Mattie Kelly Arts Center

6/14/06 - The Arts Center at Okaloosa-Walton College's Niceville campus is seeking volunteer docents to assist at the center's two art galleries. Docents help enhance the viewing experience of art gallery visitors by offering information and insight into the current exhibitions and permanent collections. Docents do not need to be art experts. Docents receive training from the Gallery Director including workshops on the college's permanent art collection, special exhibitions and art techniques. Docents may participate in organized trips to local and statewide museums, galleries and artists' studios and have access to an exceptional library of resource materials and books. In addition, docents who volunteer to work the night of an Arts Center performance may receive complimentary admission to the show on a space available basis.

Docents select the times they would like to work during the galleries' regular hours; Monday through Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Sundays from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. The Galleries are closed most holidays. The Art Center Galleries are also open 90 minutes prior to performances at The Arts Center.

For more information on the volunteer Docent program, please contact Cheryl Morrison at 729-6044 or morrisoc@owc.edu.

Photo: Docent June Jepson, of Valparaiso, explains a painting by Emil Holzhauer which is part of an exhibit currently on display in The Arts Center Galleries. Additional volunteer docents are needed to assist in the Galleries.