Birthday Fiesta

Celebrate Perkins Center’s 40th year at a birthday dinner with our friends at Tortilla Press Cantina in Merchantville.

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Lunch & Learn : Roses from the Forest to the Garden

Join us for lunch on Valentine’s Day. Drew Lehrian is coming to talk with us about the roses in our gardens, and identify native roses that can be seen in South Jersey.

Drew Lehrian is the Head Gardener for the Barnes Foundation, overseeing the Arboretum Department. Drew has worked there since May of 2010 and is a graduate of The Ohio State University. He previously working as a Research Assistant at the Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center and interned at Longwood Gardens.

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The History of Rock ‘n’ Roll – A Musical Evolution (Moorestown)

Perkins Center for the Arts’ Faculty and Friends House Band  Presents The History of Rock ‘n’ Roll – A Musical Evolution Join us on Evergreen Lawn as we celebrate the history of rock ‘n’ roll music.  This concert will feature the sounds of rock music’s evolution from the earliest Blues-driven tunes of the mid 1950’s to the Grunge era of the early 1990’s.  Also highlighting songs that characterize the British Invasion, Psychedelic, 70’s Arena, Punk and New Wave periods. FREE CONCERT Perkins Center for the Arts 395 Kings Highway, Moorestown JUNE 12th 6:30pm   We thank the Horizon Foundation for New Jersey for their support of this series and Perkins Center for the Arts. Additional support from PNC Arts Alive and The Frank and Lydia Bergen Foundation.[su_row] [su_column size=”1/4″][/su_column] [su_column size=”1/4″] [/su_column] [su_column size=”1/4″][/su_column] [su_column size=”1/4″] [/su_column] [/su_row]

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Favorites Past & Present – A Musical Medley for Flutes, Piccolo and Piano

Perkins Center’s Faculty & Friends Present Favorites Past & Present – A Musical Medley for Flutes, Piccolo and Piano Perkins Center’s Conservatory of Music faculty musicians Beverly Pugh-Corry and Frank James Staneck, accompanied by Nicholas Mastripolito, will treat the audience to a medley of classical, contemporary and jazz selections from Vivaldi, Scott Joplin and more.  Original works by Frank James Staneck will also be featured in the program. FREE CONCERT Perkins Center for the Arts 395 Kings Highway, Moorestown JUNE 5th 6:30pm   We thank the Horizon Foundation for New Jersey for their support of this series and Perkins Center for the Arts. Additional support from PNC Arts Alive and The Frank and Lydia Bergen Foundation.[su_row] [su_column size=”1/4″][/su_column] [su_column size=”1/4″] [/su_column] [su_column size=”1/4″][/su_column] [su_column size=”1/4″] [/su_column] [/su_row]

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GUNPOWDER LANE-SOLD OUT

GUNPOWDER LANE-SOLD OUT

GUNPOWDER LANE   Gunpowder Lane performs American roots music including folk, country, blues and bluegrass. Todd Breck, John Frink, Rob Tietze and guest singer and guitarist Phil Epstein look forward to captivating us with their music. Todd Breck is an active singer and songwriter who plays guitar, mandolin, harmonica and flute. John Frink, who began playing his guitar at the age of ten, writes music and adds a glorious baritone voice to his musical presentations. Rob Tietze, who discovered his love of music at the age of seven, has made a name for himself both as a player and a composer of music for guitars. And finally, Phil Epstein, who jumped onto the acoustic guitar train back in 1970 and added the harmonica to his repertoire. https://www.gunpowderlanemusic.com   Doors open at 7:30pm. Show Starts at 8:15pm. Individual tickets are priced at $20 a piece and can be purchased individually from

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Lunch & Learn: South Jersey Watersheds

Lunch & Learn: South Jersey Watersheds

South Jersey Watersheds Locally Produced Water with Tim Robinson, Natural Resource Specialist Burlington County Soil Conservation District Burlington County Soil Conservation District (BCSCD) strives to educate and assist the public in achieving a higher responsibility to protect our natural resources. In cooperation with state and federal agencies, the BCSCD helps to ensure proper soil health and water quality by using various management tools. Whether you are a farmer, developer, teacher, or an environmentally minded citizen, the BCSCD offers a variety of services, assistance and information for Burlington County residents. When building, amending, or altering property in any way, soil erosion control is an extremely important practice that can improve land investments in various ways.  Not only is soil erosion control important to maintain the health of local and global waterways, the proper control can sustain and improve crop yields, reduce drainage costs, retain nutrients when applied and reduce hazards of

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River City Healers

River City Healers

River City Healers River City Healers, a quartet formed on the banks of the Delaware River in Lambertville, NJ, combines jazz standards, traditional gypsy tunes, Klezmer melodies, tango rhythm, and everything in between to create an upbeat, joyous experience. Drawing on influences both old and new, River City Healers strives to breath new life into old songs, while also preserving time-honored musical traditions. Let your feet stomp and your hands clap ~ and always get up an dance! https://www.facebook.com/thehealerstheband/     Doors open at 7:30pm. Show Starts at 8:15pm. Individual tickets are priced at $20 a piece and can be purchased individually from the actual concert link found below. $20 admission includes light refreshments. [su_button url=”http://public.perkinsarts.org/public/Events.faces” target=”blank” style=”bubbles” background=”#bfb3e4″ size=”20″ wide=”yes” center=”yes” icon=”icon: ticket” text_shadow=”0px 2px 5px #000000″]CLICK FOR TICKETS[/su_button]

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Perkins Pottery Associates Holiday Show & Sale

Perkins Pottery Associates Holiday Show & Sale

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND Perkins Center for the Arts is proud to present the exceptional work of the Perkins Pottery Associates at Perkins Center, Moorestown. This event features various functional, decorative and sculptural works in clay, all work is for sale. [su_custom_gallery source=”media: 4887,4886,4885,4884,4882″ limit=”15″ link=”lightbox” width=”155″ height=”155″ title=”never”][su_custom_gallery source=”category: 77″ limit=”10″ link=”lightbox” width=”140″ height=”140″ title=”never”][/su_custom_gallery] This is an outstanding OPPORTUNITY TO GIVE ORIGINAL ART THIS HOLIDAY GIFT-GIVING SEASON. Please come to our Opening Reception on Friday, December 9th from 6-9 PM. Gallery Hours Monday through Friday from 10-2 PM Saturday and  Sunday from 12-4 PM We look forward to seeing you there!

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Claudia Schmidt and Sally Rogers

Claudia Schmidt and Sally Rogers

Claudia Schmidt and Sally Rogers Claudia Schmidt and Sally Rogers are touring in support of a new cd they recently did together:  “We Are Welcomed” (2016). They’ve known each other for 35 years and have performed together many times over those years. They will perform many songs together and some on their own, as they each enjoy their own musical careers as well.   More than 4 decades as a touring professional have found Michigan native Claudia Schmidt traversing North America as well as Europe in venues ranging from intimate clubs to 4,000 seat theatres, and festival stages in front of 25,000 rapt listeners.  She has recorded nineteen albums of mostly original songs, exploring folk, blues, and jazz idioms featuring her acclaimed 12 string guitar and mountain dulcimer playing.   http://www.claudiaschmidt.com/   Sally Rogers, from Wisconsin, is a nationally renowned singer-songwriter and recording artist with numerous awards for her work which

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Moorestown Open Studio Tour

Moorestown Open Studio Tour

Get to know your creative neighbors. Perkins Center for the Arts and Moorestown Creates! (Sustainable Moorestown’s Arts Team) are collaborating to present an arts open house for the Township of Moorestown on Saturday, October 22 from 10am-3pm. Visit Moorestown on October 22 and use the MOST map to find the creative spaces in Moorestown where the finest art, music, dance, drama, design, and more is happening every day. All are invited to download the MOST Map and walk, bike, skate, carpool and explore Moorestown and its creative community. Are you a Moorestown Maker? Email create@perkinscenter.org before October 18th and we will ass you to the digital map. [su_button url=”http://perkinsarts.org/most-2016-map/” target=”blank” style=”bubbles” background=”#bfb3e4″ size=”20″ wide=”yes” center=”yes” icon=”icon:” text_shadow=”0px 2px 5px #000000″]Click for Map[/su_button] [su_divider] MOST is another act of Social Artworking brought to you by PNC Arts Alive.  [su_row] [su_column size=”1/2″] [/su_column] [su_column size=”1/2″] [/su_column] [/su_row][su_divider]  

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