The Media Arts Council works to further its mission to actively support local artists and integrate a wide range of arts into the life of the entire community.

2nd Saturday - August 2011

August 13, 2011

Start Date: 
August 13, 2011 - 6:00pm
End Date: 
August 13, 2011 - 9:00pm

It is Children's Activities Month 

Come join us for some family fun!

Main Events:

Media Arts Council's "Big Canvas Painting"

Join your friends and neighbors in creating the Big Canvas Painting, where everyone gets to paint on one big canvas. The Big Canvas Painting will be in the Plum Street Mall between the Plumstead Inn and Bryn Mawr Trust. Paint, brushes, canvas and a place to wash your hands are provided. All you need to do is come and make your mark on the Big Canvas! (map# 31).

Fair Trade Scavenger Hunt

Scavenger hunt worksheets can be picked up and dropped off at Earth & State (map# 29). The clues can be anywhere in Media. Look for this logo & find a clue that brings you a step closer to finding Fairis.

Featured Artist: Crystal Benoit

Crystal Benoit is a graduate of the University of the Arts with a Bachelor Degree in Fine Arts in Film and Digital Video. Currently, she attends Moore College of Art and Design in pursuit of a Teaching Certification in Art Education. Crystal primarily works in oil paints which help her create the many different tones and textures in her artwork. "We live in a beautiful world. Take time to stop and enjoy the little things life has to offer us." You can contact Crystal Benoit at mrsbenoitart [at] yahoo [dot] com or view her art on the web at

To see her artwork visit Court Diner map# 51

Download the August 2nd Saturday Map

Support the Arts in Media

The arts strengthen a community in so many ways and we need the Media community to help support M.A.C. so that we can continue to bring fun and free cultural opportunities to you and your families.

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