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Art History Lecture - Queen Nefertari's Egypt

McKinney, TX
Join us for our 17th year of providing interesting Art History Lectures at the Heard-Craig Center for the Arts.   Dr. Clair Robertson, Collin College, provides a stimulating overview of Queen Nefertari.   Nefertari, also k... read more

Art Club of McKinney February 2021

McKinney, TX
Join the Art Club of McKinney for a wonderful monthly art education event.  Monthly programs vary.  Guests are invited to attend the first meeting for free.

Chinese New Year Tours at the Heard-Craig Center

McKinney, TX
You may not know that the Heard-Craig Center has a great collection of oriental artifacts, collected by the Heard family between 1900 and 1940.   Each year, we celebrate Chinese New Year by giving special tours with orient... read more

Valentines Chocolate Tea at the Heard-Craig Center

McKinney, TX
Join us for the third year as we crack open CHOCOLATE PINATAS at a lovely formal Tea, set inside the beautiful, historic Heard-Craig Center for the Arts.   Seating is limited to the front room and Library so make your rese... read more

Valentines Day Vintage Piano Hour with Musician Tony Stride

McKinney, TX
Join us for a beautiful Valentines Day Piano Hour Tribute to Music with local musician, Tony Stride.  The Piano Hour will be from 3:00 - 4:00 PM, held inside the Main Museum.  Ticket donations fund the 2021 Music in the Ga... read more

Chocolate Tea at the Heard-Craig Center for the Arts

McKinney, TX
Join us for our very popular CHOCOLATE TEA where attendees get several scrumptous chocolate desserts, including their own personal Chocolate Pinata.   Always a big hit with students and adults alike, the Chocolate Tea is d... read more

The Parker Collection of International Masks

McKinney, TX
Coming downtown for shopping or dining?  Then swing by the Heard-Craig Center for the Arts, one block off the downtown square, to see the interesting INTERNATIONAL MASK collection compiled from years of travel by Alice Par... read more

Art History Lecture - History of Venetian Carnival Masks

McKinney, TX
March is traditionally the season of Mardi Gras - - so join us for our Art History Lecture about the history of Venetian Carnival Masks.  Dr. Clair Robertson, Collin College, is the lecturer.  Attendees are welcome to brin... read more

Art History Lecture - Swiss Artist Alberto Giacometti

McKinney, TX
Swing by on your lunch hour and hear a great lecture by Dr. Clair Robertson of Collin College.  Dr. Robertson will discuss the sculptural work of Swiss Artist Alberto Giacometti.

Art History Lecture - Distinctly American: The Art of Georgia O'Keefe

McKinney, TX
Join us for a great Art History Lecture with Dr. Clair Robertson from Collin College.  At the May 5th session, Dr. Robertson shares the history of famous American painter, Georgia O'Keefe.
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Art Club of McKinney January 2021

Art Club of McKinney January 2021

McKinney, TX
Join the Art Club of McKinney as they jump start the new year with a great art education program.  Guests are invited to attend the first meeting for free.
Thursday, January 14 2021 9:30 AM 12:00 PM

Art History Lecture: East Meets West: Impressionists and Japanese Printmaking

Art History Lecture: East Meets West: Impressionists and Japanese Printmaking

McKinney, TX
This is our 17th year of sharing wonderful art history lectures with the public.  Join us at the Heard-Craig Center to hear Dr. Clair Robertson discuss the fascinating world of Japanese printmaking.   The lecture is open to the public and free.   Attendees are welcome to bring a brown bag lunch a...
Wednesday, January 6 2021 12:30 PM 1:30 PM

LETTERS TO SANTA -- DRIVE THROUGH AT THE HEARD CRAIG

LETTERS TO SANTA -- DRIVE THROUGH AT THE HEARD CRAIG

McKinney, TX
From Friday, December 18, 2020 through Thursday, December 24, 2020, the circular drive at the Heard-Craig Center (205 W Hunt Street) will be open for McKinney residents to drive through and drop off LETTERS to SANTA.  A basket will be on the front porch marked "FOR SANTA" and, in the tradition of...
Fri, Dec 18 2020 8:00 AM Thu, Dec 24 2020 12:00 PM

IT'S SEW MCKINNEY TM

IT'S SEW MCKINNEY TM

McKinney, TX
Enjoy a restful retreat on a Saturday morning, creating several sewing projects that can be taken home or donated to the Samaritan Inn.    Enjoy a continental breakfast at 10:00 AM while you set up your sewing machine for a 10:30 workshop start.   Make two bags, one holiday bag and one zippered p...
Saturday, December 12 2020 10:00 AM 12:30 PM

Art Club of McKinney MEMBER Holiday Luncheon December 2020

Art Club of McKinney MEMBER Holiday Luncheon December 2020

McKinney, TX
Advance Reservations are required for this annual holiday get-together of the Art Club and Guests.  Held in downtown McKinney, the meeting and get together bring artists from all over the area.   The Heard-Craig Center follows the MISD calendar so if the weather is bad and/or there are school cl...
Thursday, December 10 2020 9:30 AM 12:00 PM

Holiday Tea & Conversation with the McKinney Flute Choir

Holiday Tea & Conversation with the McKinney Flute Choir

McKinney, TX
Join us for a beautiful tea luncheon and lovely holiday music performed by the McKinney Flute Choir.   A stunning musical performance; open to the public.   Tickets are limited due to current virus precautions.  All attendees are required to wear a mask inside the Main Museum during the performa...
Wednesday, December 9 2020 2:00 PM 4:00 PM

Mockingbird Poetry Society

Mockingbird Poetry Society

McKinney, TX
The Mockingbird Poetry group meets the first Saturday afternoon of each month in the Heard-Craig Center Carriage House from 1:30 PM until 4:30 PM.   The events are open to the public and all are welcome.
Sat, Feb 1 2020 1:30 PM Sat, Dec 5 2020 4:30 PM

Art History Lecture - Gustav Klimt

Art History Lecture - Gustav Klimt

McKinney, TX
In June, 2006, Ron Lauder paid $135 Million dollars for the Klimt painting of Adele Bloch-Bauer.  Today, the painting hangs in Lauder's Neue Galerie in New York City.  The Neue Galerie is a museum of early twentieth-century German and Austrian art.  Five of Klimt's paintings (taken illegally by t...
Wednesday, December 2 2020 12:30 PM 1:30 PM

Smithsonian Exhibit: Votes for Women

Smithsonian Exhibit: Votes for Women

McKinney, TX
The Heard-Craig Center for the Arts, a SMITHSONIAN AFFLIATE MUSEUM and 2020 Top Rated Non-Profit, will be showcasing a FREE Exhibit entitled, VOTES FOR WOMEN – A PORTRAIT OF PERSISTENCE.  The Exhibit is organized by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service in collaboration with th...
Tue, Sep 1 2020 9:00 AM Thu, Nov 19 2020 1:00 PM

Art Club of McKinney November 2020

Art Club of McKinney November 2020

McKinney, TX
The Art Club of McKinney holds monthly meetings/sessions for its members.  Guest are permitted to come to the first meeting Free of Charge.     The meetings are held via Zoom or in the Heard-Craig Carriage House.  The November meeting is entitled:  CARDS AND CANS.    The community outreach event ...
Thursday, November 12 2020 9:30 AM 12:00 PM

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205 W Hunt Street McKinney, Texas 75069
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