Center for the Arts

Providing a Home for the Arts in Harford County! The Center for the Visual and Performing Arts., Inc., (Center for the Arts) a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization, is dedicated to the establishment of a regional art center in Harford County, accessible to all, to nurture art, artists and community by providing a broad range of creative and collaborative experiences through quality arts education, presentation and exhibit in the disciplines of music, dance, theater, and the visual and literary arts.

Operating as usual


Please visit our new FB page: Maryland Center for the Arts. Our new website:


This is NOT the official page of the Maryland Center for the Arts. Go to


Maryland Center for the Arts

Click this link to access the official Maryland Center for the Arts page.

The Maryland Center for the Arts is a nonprofit arts organization with the goal to build a visual and performing arts campus in Harford County.


Take a walking tour of the future site of Center for the Arts, tomorrow, Sunday, at 2PM, meeting in front of Emmorton Elementary School. Meet Center for the Arts Board Members, CEO Kathy Smith, staff, volunteers, and community artists. All are welcome. We hope to see you there!


CALLING ALL ARTISTS! We will be hosting a special tour of our future site this Sunday, June 1st at 2pm. Meet us at the front parking lot at Emmorton Elementary School: 2502 S Tollgate Rd, Bel Air, MD 21015. You will have the chance to submit original artwork for our September exhibition in the Chesapeake Gallery at HCC. For more info, please contact Sue Taylor, at [email protected] or 410-306-6144 ext. 273.


Eric Zuber shared beautiful music with us today at Bel Air United Methodist Church. He played works by Beethoven, Chopin, Schumann, and Prokoviev. And, he shared personal stories about what it's like to be a classical pianist. It was very interesting and truly inspiring. We hope you'll join us for his next concert on Sept 20th!


You can still purchase tickets at the door TODAY to see Eric Zuber in concert! $13 for CFA members, $15 Non-Members, Kids 12 and under FREE. :-)

Eric Zuber, Piano Concert - Saturday, May 3 from 2:00 - 3:00 PM

Sponsored by The Center for the Arts, Eric a world renowned professional pianist from our hometown of Bel Air, will present a concert in the Sanctuary of Bel Air UMC. He is one of the leading and most decorated American pianists of his generation and holds nine major prizes from some of the world's most important international piano competitions. He made his orchestral debut at the age of twelve with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. Eric holds degrees from the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University (B.M., A.D.), the Curtis Institute of Music (Diploma) and the Julliard School (M.M.).

To reserve tickets contact Amanda Pugh, 443-417-7504 or [email protected]. Ticket prices are $13 for Center for the Arts Members; $15 for Non-Members and children age 12 and under are FREE. 04/30/2014

Award winning pianist Eric Zuber to perform in Harford County

From Tracy Hart, Celebrity VJ and Board of Trustees Member of CFA: "The Center for the Arts presents Eric Zuber in concert on Saturday May 3rd. I am excited to be the Emcee for this concert as his music is beautiful". #ericzuber #emcee #concert — with Carolyn Evans and 4 others.
Award winning pianist Eric Zuber to perform in Harford County The Center for the Arts will be hosting world renowned pianist, Eric Zuber in concert on Saturday, May 3rd at the Bel Air United Methodist Church in Bel Air, Ma


Tune in to ArtBeat Radio today at 12:30pm on 91.1 FM WHFC. Amanda Pugh from Center for the Arts will be interviewed about the Eric Zuber Piano Concert this Saturday and info about Center for the Arts!! 04/27/2014


Don't forget Eric Zuber's piano concert is next Saturday, May 3rd at 2pm, at Bel Air United Methodist Church! Tickets can be purchased at the door with check or cash, or online at


TICKETS are now available online for "A Trip Through the Ages of Music" a benefit concert for the Center for the Arts, featuring world-renowned pianist from Harford County, ERIC ZUBER. Purchase tickets on our website: The show is about 45-minutes long, with a 15-minute Q&A, and will be fun for all ages!


The Barnes and Noble Kick-Off Event was a SUCCESS! Thanks to all the volunteers and supporters! If you couldn't make it to Barnes and Noble today, you can still support the Center for the Arts by making a purchase on the B&N website and keying in our bookfair code: 11338167. The book fair will end this Thursday, April 17th.


SAVE the DATE: Saturday, April 12th 1 to 4 PM at Bel Air's Barnes and Noble. Enjoy performances by local talent, face painting, and more. Use our Book Fair ID: 11338167 to designate 10% of your Barnes and Noble purchase to Center for the Arts between April 12th and April 17th.


Today, we celebrated a great day honoring all of our women leaders in Harford County at the Athena Awards. Among them was our board member, Dr. Mary Teddy Wray, who was the recipient of the 2014 Athena Award. Congratulations Dr. Wray!!


Thank you Dr. Mary Teddy Wray for all of your hard work and devotion to the people of Harford County and beyond. We are so proud of you!!! *Recipient of the Athena Award* and Board Member of Center for the Arts!!


Ballet Chesapeake

See below for details about Harford Ballet Company's Contemporary Showcase at Dance Conservatory of Maryland!

Join us for HBC's Contemporary Showcase tomorrow and Friday evenings at 7pm at Dance Conservatory of Maryland! Featuring student choreography and both pieces being taken to YAGP Nationals! Tickets are only $7 and can be purchased at the door!


What is happening this Thursday and Friday? The Contemporary Dance Showcase at Dance Conservatory of Maryland, home of the Harford Ballet Company!


Beat the winter blues! Go see music, dance, plays, or artwork this week in Harford County! Check out Harford Ballet Company, Deer Creek Chorale and the Susquehanna Symphony Orchestra, The BOOM Theatre Co., and Harford Artists Association! 02/10/2014

Damien Hirst's Mickey Mouse to be auctioned in aid of the charity Kids Company

Contemporary YBA Damien Hirst's "Mickey" will be auctioned off at Christie's 'Post War & Contemporary Evening' on February 13th and will benefit Kids Company, a London based nonprofit that serves at risk youth. Damien Hirst's own interpretation of Mickey Mouse will be auctioned in aid of the charity Kids Company as part of Christie’s Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Auction on Thursday 13 February 2014.


Doodle 4 Google

Doodle for Google 2014 Competition: Closing date for entries, Thursday, March 20th. Chance to win $30,000 college scholarship and $50,000 technology grant for your school. Harford County artists check this out! Since the beginning of time, ideas big and small, practical and playful, thought-provoking and smile-inducing, have started out as doodles. 01/28/2014

How Can I Keep From Singing: Pete Seeger

RIP Pete Seeger (1919-2014) - musician, American icon, social activist, & Harvard educated dreamer.
"Turn, Turn Turn"... How Can I Keep From Singing: Pete Seeger 01/26/2014

Harford''s Heart - December 2013 / January 2014 - Your premier magazine for living in Harford County

In case you missed it when we 1st shared it - the December/January issue of Harford's Heart Magazine is still on #LOCAL shelves ~
Be sure to check us out on pages 14 & 15... 01/24/2014

10 Biggest Art Disasters of 2013

Although we usually like to share things of a positive, uplifting, artistic light...learning from historical mistakes is an important part of growth and change... This year has had its fair share of disasters for the cultural community. 01/23/2014

Conceptual Drawings

Want to know more about the proposed site and building? Click on this link to read all about the land and the architect's conceptual designs... 01/23/2014

10 Biggest Art Disasters of 2013

Although we usually like to share things of a positive, uplifting, artistic light...learning from historical mistakes is an important part of growth and change... This year has had its fair share of disasters for the cultural community. 01/23/2014

Maryland Wine | Wine Festivals | Passport Experience: Piedmont Wine Trail

Something to do on these chilly winter tasting along our local #PiedmontWineTrail A Passport Experience is your personal guide through the wine trails and regions of Maryland. Not your average wine tour, this adventure provides the opportunity to experience some of the culture that each region has to offer—in addition to great, l 01/23/2014

Develop an original adaptation of Carlo Gozzi's THE KING STAG to tour throughout Harford County...

Won't you give a just little ($5, $10 or $20 goes a LONG way) to help one of our Community Arts Partners, The BOOM Theatre Co., bring this story to the families of Harford County this summer... I am collecting money to Develop an original adaptation of Carlo Gozzi's THE KING STAG to tour throughout Harford County and Baltimore City!. To make this happen, we need at least $1,000.00. Everyone is asked to chip in $5.00 or more. Help tilt ...


Looking for some original Art... Keep it LOCAL!

Now is a great time to stop by the gallery. Check out the great artwork available for $99 or less during the month of January.


Happy #MLKday ! A day of service to honor Dr King's legacy:

Happy #MLKDay! A day for us to honor Dr. King’s legacy through service to others:


Volunteer Opportunity Results | AllForGood

Got plans for the MLK holiday tomorrow?
Instead of a day off, how about a "day on" of service to your community?
Check out - the link below also has a list of projects/opportunities within the region.
(*No Harford County projects are listed...if you know of any - please feel free to post them here.) 01/19/2014

Play Submissions

Calling all playwrights/theatre artists ~ the deadline to submit a play for this year's "Brave New Works Theatre Festival" is TOMORROW! ABOUT THE FESTIVAL: The Brave New Works Theatre Festival presents emerging theatre artists the opportunity to create challenging new works with the promise of production and publication. The...


Havre de Grace Patch

America's Got Talent coming to the Baltimore Convention Center on January 30th...
Are YOU ready???

Does Maryland "Got Talent?" Find out how to audition in Baltimore later this month.


Happy 205th Birthday EAP!
We know Baltimore has claim to a house & museum, the site of his death, and his infamous gravesite - but Philly has a Poe House/Historic Site and Richmond has the Poe Museum ~ all a day trip away and celebrating the birthday as well.
FYI The Baltimore Poe House is opened today (usually closed in winter) from 11-3 to celebrate.

Happy birthday to Edgar Allan Poe--he was born 205 years ago today!


Call for SINGERS of all ages & abilities: Deer Creek Chorale rehearsals begin Tuesday evening at 7... What are you waiting for - get involved!

The Spring semester is about to begin and what a line-up we have! First, a reprise of the Carmina Burana which the DCC performed in China in 2008; the opportunity to join voices with the world-renowned Mt. San Antonio Chamber Choir in a benefit concert for the Mpala Scholarship Fund and the opportunity to thank our veterans with a performance of the Dona Nobis Pacem by Vaughn Williams. The DCC invites all interested singers to go to and find out how to register by clicking on the Sing With Us banner. Rehearsals begin on Jan. 21st 7-9PM at Bethel Presbyterian Church, Madonna. All voices are welcome to be a part of this amazing choral family. 01/17/2014

Americans prefer print books over e-books

Printed books or e-books...that is the question. A report released Thursday found that 70 percent of Americans read print books last year, but only four percent read exclusively e-books. According to the survey, conducted by the Princeton Survey Research Associates International, the average adult read five books in 2013.



Visual & Performing Arts, Arts Advocacy, Community Engagement, Dancing for the Arts, Harford's Got Talent, Harford Sings,


Belcamp, MD
Other Belcamp schools & colleges (show all)
Barbie's Best Buddies Home Day Care Barbie's Best Buddies Home Day Care
Church Creek Neighborhood
Belcamp, 21017

Licensed, Accredited & Curriculum Based Home Day Care in Belcamp

Angels' of Mine Child Care Angels' of Mine Child Care
Close To Route 7, 40, 543, I95 & APG
Belcamp, 21017

Y Preschool in Riverside Y Preschool in Riverside
1200 Creamery Lane
Belcamp, 21017

Y Preschools focus on the developmental and educational needs of the young child – with an emphasis on school-readiness and fun!

Susan's Daycare Susan's Daycare
1411 Sedum Sq
Belcamp, 21017

I offer licensed child care, in a loving, safe, creative and fun environment.

Online Home Schooling for Moorish Children Online Home Schooling for Moorish Children
Belcamp, 21017

Online Home Schooling for Moorish Children

Summer Skye's Family Daycare Summer Skye's Family Daycare
Arabis Ct
Belcamp, 21017

A warm, friendly family daycare center with fun, educational, and creative activities for children from infancy to school age.

QCC Financial Services QCC Financial Services
Belcamp, 21017

QCC Financial Services Helps you understand the basics on where your future is headed. We want you to be informed of how to read your credit so you can know how to understand how they effect rates and predict your financial future

Kids & Teens Mixed Martial Arts Harford County Kids & Teens Mixed Martial Arts Harford County
1371 Brass Mill Rd, Suite M-L
Belcamp, 21017