Dec The Town – Decatur Area Arts Council

The Decatur Area Arts Council is all about inspiring creative experiences that transform our community!

Visit the Madden Arts Center in downtown Decatur to experience one of their many exhibits, events, classes, or programs designed to entertain and educate. 

Right now, until December 29, the Anne Lloyd Gallery has been transformed into a holiday shop with Xmas ARTicles!  Make a gift purchase from an array of original art and fine crafts, including jewelry, purses, decorative items, paintings, photography, ceramics, woodworking, baskets, ornaments, and more! All for very affordable prices!  Hours for the Xmas ARTicles holiday shop are M-F, 8:30am to 5:30pm and Saturdays, 10am to 4pm!

Throughout the year, treat yourself to a wide range of programs and classes for kids, adults, seniors, and groups – from beginners to experts! 

·       Visit one of the monthly gallery exhibits.

·       Arrange an Arty Party of your kids or adult friends.

·       Attend an arts events, like Mid-Day Music or MembersPlus.

·       Take a bus trip to see a Broadway show in St. Louis.

·       And much more!

But the perfect gift this holiday season is a membership with the Decatur Area Arts Council!  As a donor/member of the Arts Council, you not only provide support for the arts in our community, but you also receive discounts on class and program, as well as personal invitations to special events and programs!

Learn more about the arts in Decatur or become a member of the Arts Council at DECATURARTS.ORG.