Office Remake: Phase 1 Complete!

Davids_side_copy.jpgPhase One of our Office Remake is complete.  We have beautiful bamboo counter workspaces, two-drawer file cabinets and storage shelves above and below.  Thank you to Carl McGahan for his craftsmanship of the workspaces.  The photos show Carl's handy work.

We are preparing for Phase 2 and 3 of our office remake now.  We will be meeting with a designer to hone our plans for the storage loft and storage Tammys_side_copy.jpgstairs.  We will then solicit donations of materials and the help of volunteer builders to complete the project.

You can make a tax deductible donation to our office remake on our Crowdfunding page.  Thanks to our wonderful donors, we are halfway to our fundraising goal!  See all of our plans for the office remake.

First Art Market -- April 25

art_mkt_poster_graphic.jpgThe first Creamery District Art Market of the year will be held on Saturday, April 25, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Creamery Building at 1251 Ninth St. in Arcata. This is a free, outdoor, family-friendly event.

The Creamery District Art Market is a celebration of art with local artists selling high quality arts and crafts and local musicians performing in a fun and positive community event.

On April 25, more than a dozen vendors will be selling an array of art and crafts, the Arcata Playhouse will provide coffee, drinks and snacks, and there will be live music and dance entertainment all day.

In celebration of the International Day of Dance and National Week of Dance the Art Market will feature local dancers on stage all day.

The Creamery District Art Market is held on the last Saturday of each month from April through November. The Art Market has a focus on “The Arts” in the broadest sense of the idea, with the sale of all types of artwork, crafts, culinary and homemaking arts, handmade items, jewelry, decorative art and furniture, art collectables, clothing, performance art items, music and musical instruments.

The Creamery District is still accepting vendors for the August Art Market. Potential vendors are encouraged to contact the Creamery District Art Market Manager at or use the online Vendor Registration. To support our artists, the Creamery District keeps the vendor fees low: free for Creamery District members or a $10 introductory rate.