Art Reach of Mid Michigan

111 E. Broadway Street * Mt. Pleasant MI  48858

Submit your Selfie for our Community Portrait HERE
Submission deadline is Friday, February 19, 2016

Time to Design a Banner is running out!

Deadline to apply is 2/12/16

Join Art Reach and Helios Gallery on the Second Friday of each month for extended hours, snacks, great art exhibits and give-aways!  

Click HERE to register for this workshop

“Kids and Culture” provides area families the opportunity to visit a highlighted cultural organization free of charge from 10 – noon on the third Saturday of each month in 2016. McDonalds will supply refreshments and Arch Cards to participants. In addition to free admission, highlighted venues will provide hands-on children activities and a chance to win a prize from that venue.

Highlighted venues include:

January 16, 2016:             University Art Gallery, Baber Room, Clarke Historical Library

February 20:                       Art Reach of Mid Michigan

March 19:                            Ziibiwing Cultural Center

April 16:                               CMU Museum of Cultural and Natural History

May 21:                                Veterans Memorial Library

June 18:                              Mt. Pleasant Discovery Museum

July 15:                                Ziibiwing Cultural Center

August 20:                           Mt. Pleasant Discovery Museum

September 17:                   CMU Museum of Cultural and Natural History

October 15:                         Art Reach of Mid Michigan

November 19:                    University Art Gallery, CMU Libraries: Baber Room and Clarke Historical Library

December 17:                    Veterans Memorial Library


Art Reach of Mid Michigan will feature an exhibit by brother artists Dillon and Payton Pringle entitled "Other Worlds". Dillon and Payton's art work is young, vibrant and fun!  The artists will be present and available to speak with children and will prompt kids to create drawings based on the exhibit. 

This program is generously sponsored by McDonalds Restaurants and WCFX radio. Complete information can be found at or by calling Art Reach at (989) 773-3689.

Why not become a member of Art Reach and help us in our mission to keep the arts and culture alive in mid Michigan!  



Artist/Volunteer Opportunities

Art Reach Auction  Committee:

Volunteers are welcome to join the Auction Committee to plan our largest fundraiser of the year.  Call 989.773.3689 to help with this fun project!

Healing Arts:  

Volunteers are needed to provide creative art activities to residents of assisted living centers in the Mt. Pleasant and surrounding area.  Volunteers are expected to make three visits lasting one hour each during the winter/spring season.  For more information, or to volunteer, please contact Barbara Taylor at  

Mission of Art Reach of Mid Michigan:

Our mission is to encourage an understanding of, appreciation of, and participation in the arts in the mid-Michigan community.

Art Reach is a 501(c)3 organization.

Entries due for 2016 Annual Juried CMU Student Art Exhibition

STUDENTS INVITED TO ENTER JURIED EXHIBITION. The 2016 Annual Juried CMU Student Art Exhibition is open to all CMU students. Artwork submissions are due at the University Art Gallery on February 16 & 17 from 11 am to 6 pm. Entry forms can be downloaded on the University Art Gallery web site.

$5 entry fee for up to three works of art. The juror is Natalie G’Nat Wetzel a transdisciplinary artist, director, performer and assistant professor at Kendall College of Art and Design.

(Anne Gochenour, University Art Gallery. 989-774-7457,


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