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WHAT'S ON TAP AT JAC


Don't Miss our AWESOME new exhibit!

Made possible by our sponsors Trudi and Ben Allen and Mary Lou and Paul Maley
Thanks also to our business sponsor, John Celuch of Inland Design

 2015 Juried Exhibition of the St. Louis Watercolor Society

 Main Gallery Exhibit

Opening Reception Friday, May 22  6:00 to 8:00 pm.
May 22 through July 4  12:00 to 4:00 pm.

Open Wednesday - Saturday
Closed Sunday, Monday and Tuesday


The 2015 Juried Exhibition of the Saint Louis Watercolor Society! Shimmering light. Dazzling color. Watercolor at its best by the region's most accomplished watercolor artists. Opening reception Friday, May 22 from 6-8 pm.  

See complete details HERE


Friends of Jacoby

Benjamin St. James Fry, enacted by Tim Tomlinson, will share information and stories about Abraham Lincoln from his perspective as a chaplain during the Civil War.  He will focus on Lincoln's last journey from Washington DC to Springfield for his burial. Tim will also describe the creation of a replica of the Lincoln Coffin and the reenactment of Lincoln's homecoming and funeral that was held in Springfield on May 2-3, 2015.  Creation of the coffin was a project of the Chautauqua Historical Society, Grafton Historical Society and the Historic Elsah Foundation. 

 

The presentation will be at 1:30 pm at Jacoby Arts Center on Wednesday, June 3, 2015.  Dessert will be served following the presentation. 

Cost is $10.00.
No reservations are necessary.







 Join us for Jacoby's Outstanding  2015 Concert Season!

We are looking forward to bringing you new and reduced prices, more concerts, and a larger variety of genres!
New admission price is $10 (unless otherwise noted). Season Tickets have been discontinued, but we will honor all past Season Ticket holders. Cash bar, beverages, and snacks available for purchase.
     


Gary Dammer 

May 15th at 7pm

Doors open at 6:30.

Join us for an evening of standards and jazz by Gary Dammer on Friday, May 15, 2015 from 7:00 until 9:00 pm. Trumpet player  Dammer will be joined by Dave Venn on saxophone, Dave Troncoso on bass and Steve Shininger on drums.

Gary Dammer is a regular on the St. Louis music scene in both big bands and small groups. After a long stint with the Air Force bands he performed with jazz greats Stan Kenton  and many other jazz legends.


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 Address: 627 E. Broadway, Alton, IL 62002                                      

Phone: +1 (618) 462-5222        Email: jacobyartscenter@gmail.com

Hours:  Wednesday-Saturday    12pm-4pm     Closed Sunday-Tuesday

Our Mission

The mission of the Jacoby Arts Center is to nurture and promote the practice and appreciation of the arts through education, exhibits, cultural programs, and community outreach initiatives.

The Jacoby Arts Center is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.

Jacoby Arts Center is a 501(c)6 non-profit organization. Illinois, 627 E. Broadway, Alton, IL 62002, Copyright 2015


                                                             

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