Welcome to The Montpelier Center for Arts & Education
Explore, Create, Educate, Celebrate!
A lovely drive through rolling countryside brings you to the doors of The Montpelier Center for Arts and Education, the cornerstone of country living in western Hanover County in central Virginia.
The Montpelier Center's vision is to be the cultural center in Hanover County and neighboring communities.
The Montpelier Center's Mission is to engage, enrich, and educate the community through a variety of events, artistic events, and cultural experiences.
The Montpelier Center for Arts & Education is a nonprofit charitable organization with 501c3 status.
The Center provides classic, modern facilities for meetings and receptions in the heart of historic Montpelier. ... A beautiful country setting in western Hanover County is the one source for all your life's celebrations!!!
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Meet our Board of Directors, installed at the Annual Meeting on Sunday, January 25th.
(See About Us.)
Art and Music on the Green
April 25, 2015
11 am - 4:30 pm
Enjoy lunch and beverages while listening to music and viewing wildlife Art
The Montpelier Center for Arts and Education will sponsor a tented art exhibit on its Village Green grounds. The principle theme of the exhibit will be fish and wildlife art. Art work from various media (bronze, porcelain, steel, glass, and wood) will be on display by vendors and exhibitors. Fish and wildlife sculptures by Turner Sculptures of Onley, Virginia will highlight the exhibits. See more...
In Our Gallery:
February 1 - 28: Charlene Lehto:
"A Winter Break"
Reception: Sunday, February 1st, 3 -5pm
"They Call It Stormy Weather"
A traveling exhibition in our west gallery, on loan from our educational partner, the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. www.vmfa.museum
Kick up your Heels!
Join us for the 5th Annual
Love of the Arts fundraiser on
Saturday, February 28th
6:30 - 9:00 pm
Time to lose your winter blues.
Come enjoy the fun, food, music and fundraising entertainment.
Make your reservations now at
CALL FOR ARTISTS:
2nd ANNUAL SOUTH ATLANTIC JURIED EXHIBITION-2015
Deadline for Entries: March 20
CLICK HERE FOR PROSPECTUS
Announcing the 18th Celebration of the Arts
Art is on Fire!
Featuring the 2nd Annual
South-Atlantic Juried Exhibition
April 25th, 2015, 6:30 - 9 pm
Join us for an Evening Celebration featuring the South-Atlantic Juried Exhibition awards presentation,
Live music by the Band of Brothers
Gourmet Cuisine by Love for Food Catering.
Guest Emcee, Angela Miles
No Charge for admission, but we welcome donations to support our mission in our community.
Tues - Fri: 9 am to 2 pm
and by appointment
Mon - Thurs: 10am - 8pm
Fri: 10am-6pm Sat: 10am-2pm
INCLEMENT WEATHER POLICY:
If Hanover County Schools or afternoon activities are closed, we do not have classes. Please contact your instructor with any questions.
Contact the Preschool Director, Pam Taylor, at 804-683-5671, for more information.