How to Make Money with Your Creativity

Newcastle Library 12901 Newcastle Way, Newcastle, WA

Understanding the intersection of art and commerce has historically been a tricky move for artists, musicians, writers, and other creative types. Learn how to put on your business hat and think about things like profit/loss, risk/reward, budgets, and marketing.

Creative Fiction: Story Creation Workshop

Newcastle Library 12901 Newcastle Way, Newcastle, WA

For Adults and ages 14+ Join local author and playwright Kate Swenson in this introductory fiction writing workshop. A story can spark anything: a character, an image, even a snippet of conversation. How do you get from inspiration to actual words on the page? We will explore this question and elements of storytelling to get […]

Gretchen Yanover: Electric Cello Live Performance

Newcastle Library 12901 Newcastle Way, Newcastle, WA

Using her electric cello and loop sampler, Gretchen builds layers of sound to create beautiful instrumental atmospheres. Her music has been featured in contexts ranging from film to dance to podcast soundtracks!  

Create Collage Greeting Cards

Newcastle Library 12901 Newcastle Way, Newcastle, WA

Ages 10 - Adult In this program, attendees will create unique collage greeting cards using upcycled materials ranging from sheet music, dictionary pages, winter books, magazines, and scrapbook paper. 25 seats available. First come, first seated.

2022 Newcastle Area Youth Art Exhibition

Plan on visiting the Newcastle Library during the month of March to view some great art created by the youth of our area! Featured in the exhibition will be over 20 youth artists ages kindergarten to high school representing 15 local area schools. The exhibition will be open during regular library hours. Vote for your […]

Newcastle Arts Council Annual Meeting – March 7, 2022

Newcastle Arts Council will be having our annual meeting on March 7, 2022 from 7:00pm – 8:00pm on-line. Please plan to attend as we celebrate our successes of 2021 and look toward what we hope to accomplish in 2022. The meeting will be immediately followed by our monthly board meeting. On a regular basis the […]

Telling Your Story: A Personal Essay Workshop

In this interactive writing workshop, Kristen Millares Young will help you tell your own story. Begin with a reading to inspire group discussion, followed by timed prompts that guide individual writing. By weaving together community narratives, we can craft a vision for our future. This event is sponsored by Humanities Washington and is being put on in […]