The Thornapple Arts Council’s Community Outreach Committee aims to engage the community by providing Inspired Artisan Events—arts classes and workshops designed to fill needs in the Hastings area. The Committee is made up of Hastings community members and TAC board members.
Have an idea for a class? Let us know!
September 24 & 25
Chunky Knit Blanket Classes
Class time: staggered start times: 6:00-8:00 PM; 6:30-8:30 PM
Location: Community Room, Highpoint Community Bank
Join our community facilitators for a relaxing night of knitting, wine, and conversation. Participants will hand knit a large blanket in a reserved color of their choice to take home. Register here!
Christmas Cookie Decorating Class
Class time: 6:00-8:30
Location: Leason Sharpe Hall, Barry Community Enrichment Center
Want to learn to decorate Pinterest-perfect cookies? Look no further! Our talented community facilitator will be happy to show you her tips and tricks just in time for Christmas cookie season. Participants will take home a dozen decorated cookies.
Creative Kids Workshop during Hastings Jingle and Mingle
Class time: TBD
The holiday season comes every year and with it the Hastings community Christmas celebration, Jingle and Mingle! The Thornapple Arts Council joins the celebration with our Creative Kids Workshop, at which children of all ages are welcome to join us for a free Christmas-themed craft to get into the holiday spirit.