The Jackson Center for the Arts brings many performance art and fine art events to the community. And the best part is, everyone is invited!

Jackson Center for the Arts Fundraiser Raffle


Wooden rocking horse hand-crafted and donated by Jackson High School graduate Galen Bares.


The drawing will be on Sept. 9 at the Prairie Anthem Concert in Ashley Park.

Jackson Postcard Mural

It's time to start painting the Jackson postcard mural! Blaise has the outline ready and we have the paintbrushes ready for you!!! It's a "paint by number" project. These seven panels will be on the south side of Senior Dining.


Call JCA at (507) 849-7415 to set up your time to paint! This is a great opportunity to share in this community project! Painted before? Come and paint again!

Creative Kids Art Camp


Kids in grades 1-6 are invited to sign up for one or all classes! There's a limit of 10 students per class.

Registration is required! Call (507) 849-7415 or This class was made possible by an anonymous donor.

Colored Clay Miniatures
Monday, Aug. 9
10-11:30 a.m.

Kids will learn to use tools and techniques with colored modeling clay. Tiny plates of food, little plants, itsy-bitsy animals. What miniature will your child bring home?

"I Believe in Art" A Drawing Class
Monday, Aug. 9
12:30-2 p.m.

Kids will work together to paint a big, colorful mural for the art center. It will be displayed on the outside by the back door.

Box World: A Cardboard Sculpture
Tuesday, Aug. 10
10-11:30 a.m.

What can you create with a box? We have lots of ideas and lots of cardboard at the art center!

Make Your Own Coloring Book
Tuesday, Aug. 10
12:30-2 p.m.

Linda C. will teach a variety of drawing styles and techniques. The pages will be compiled into a handmade book to color at home.