Pittsburg Arts Council Presents Second Saturdays: A Monthly Celebration of Art and Community

Posted on behalf of the Pittsburg Arts Council

PITTSBURG, KS — The Pittsburg Arts Council (PAC) is thrilled to announce the launch of Second Saturdays, a monthly community event aimed at fostering creativity, supporting local artists, and bringing together the entire Pittsburg community to celebrate the arts. The first event in this exciting series hosted by PAC, “The Craft of Art” (Authors) an Artist Talk, will take place on August 12, 2023, at TOAST, located in Downtown Pittsburg, KS at 401 N Broadway Suite D.

Joining Together to Celebrate Art and ArtistsAt “The Craft of Art” (Authors) an Artist Talk, attendees will have the unique opportunity to engage with published authorsLori MartinChris AndersonOlive Sullivan, and Casie Hermansson. These accomplished authors span various genres, including fiction, poetry, drama, and children’s writing, and they will generously share insights into their personal creative processes. The event will feature interactive discussions and a Q&A session, offering attendees an immersive experience into the world of literature and artistic expression.

The Power of Second Saturdays: Benefits to the Art Community & BeyondSecond Saturdays promises to be more than just a one-time event; it is a beacon of support and growth for the local art community and the community at large. Key reasons why a monthly community event like this is invaluable are as follows:

  • Cultivating Local Talent
  • Fostering Community Spirit
  • Economic Boost
  • Accessible Art Appreciation
  • Diverse Artistic Expression
  • Nurturing Collaboration
  • Community Growth

Calling All Community Members to Get InvolvedThe PAC warmly invites all members of the community to participate in Second Saturdays by hosting their own events on the second Saturday of each month. Whether you’re a local business, an organization, or an individual, the possibilities are endless. From art exhibitions to live performances, workshops, and more, this is an opportunity to contribute to the cultural fabric of our town and showcase your unique creativity.

Event Details: The Craft of Art (Authors) an Artist Talk
August 12, 2023 3:00-5:00 PM TOAST 401 N Broadway, Suite D Downtown Pittsburg, KS
Join us for an enriching experience as we embark on this creative journey together, inspiring each other and embracing the power of art to unite and uplift. Let’s make every Second Saturday a day to remember!
For more information about Second Saturdays and the Pittsburg Arts Council, please contact us at pittsburgartscouncil@gmail.com.

About Pittsburg Arts CouncilThe Pittsburg Arts Council is a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting and promoting the arts in Pittsburg, KS. Through various initiatives, events, and collaborations, PAC strives to make art accessible to all and foster a vibrant artistic community in the region.