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1. Next [Virtual] ACC Meeting
2. New Art@City Hall
3. Poetry Reading & Open Mic
4. Blank Walls Seeking Art!
5. This Week: Shabby Chic / Charcuterie
*This meeting will be VIRTUAL*

Our next meeting is:
January 18, 2022

View the agenda HERE.

United States: +1 (224) 501-3412
Access Code: 693-874-421

All are welcome to attend!

Interested in joining the ACC?
We are always looking for new members!

Visit the new Art@City Hall exhibit:

"Hanging Together"
Coming together as a creative community

January 18th ~ March 31st

Featuring the work of:
Muriel Angelil
Lisa Barreto
Millicent Basler
Sally Basler
Diana Corey
Nathaly Davis
Cassie Doyon
Karen Fitzgerald
Ann Johnson
Ann Jones
Cynthia Keefe
Brooke Lambert
Ethan McMillan
Sandra Chase Morrissey
Madalene Axford Murphy
Erica Nazzaro
Delia Rinaldi
Alexander Schwartz
Lainie Senechal
Cara Sullivan
Susan Sofia-McIntire
Mikki Zeitouni

Thank you to all artists who submitted work, and to the volunteers who juried and hung the show!
Free and open to all during City Hall business hours.

The Amesbury Poet Laureate Committee presents:

Annie & Ted Deppe
reading selected works

5:30 pm | January 26, 2022
Find the Zoom link here

The reading will be followed by an open mic. 

Annie Deppe is the author of Sitting in the Sky (2003) and Wren Cantata (2009), both published in Ireland by Summer Palace Press and her third collection, Night Collage (2021) also published in Ireland with Arlen House. Her work has appeared in Poetry Ireland Review, The Stinging Fly, Sojourners, and The Forward Book of Poetry 2004. 

Ted Deppe's poetry collections include the chapbook Necessary Journeys (1988) and the full-length collections Liminal Blue (2017), Orpheus on the Red Line (2009), Cape Clear: New & Selected Poems (2002), The Wanderer King (1996), and Children of the Air (1990). Deppe has received a Pushcart Prize and fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Both born in the States, Ted and Annie Deppe have lived on the coast of Connemara in Ireland since 2000.

Got artwork in need of a wall?

Coco, Early & Associates of Amesbury is seeking artists to feature in their downtown offices at 87 Main Street. 

Two-dimensional work is preferred, although the medium is flexible. Check out an example of the available space in the photo below.

Reach out to Chris Moore at
or call (978) 388-8484 for more information.

Want to be our next Featured Creative?

Promote your work, advertise upcoming events, and gain free exposure through our community newsletter! 

Send a short bio, 2-3 images of your work, and any other info you'd like to share to
January 18โ€“March 31st: Art@ City Hall Show Opens
"Hanging Together" is free and open to all during City Hall business hours. 

January 18: Sensory Playgrounds at Home [Registration Opens]
The Amesbury Public Library guides you through creating an at-home sensory playground for your infant or young toddler.

Tues., Jan 18 | 10am-12pm: Mom Needs a Break
Paint a peaceful acrylic scene on canvas at Aumnii Emporium. 

Thurs., Jan 20 | 2pm: Painting with Claire
Weekly painting class at the Amesbury Senior Community Center.  

Fri., Jan 21 | 12pm: COA Friday Film Fest
This week's screening: The Tender Bar

Fri., Jan. 21 | 6-7:30pm: Build a Charcuterie Board
Learn how to build a charcuterie board with Seacoast Charcuterie & Ovedia Artisan Chocolates. 

Sat., Jan. 22 | 2pm-5pm: Shabby Chic Serving Tray
Create a one-of-a-kind piece of functional art at Aumnii Emporium. 

Sat., Jan. 22 | 7-9pm: Squires of Soul
Funky live rhythms at BareWolf Brewing. 

Have an event to share? Email

Eat delicious pizza and support the arts in Amesbury!
From 5-9pm on Feb. 8th, a portion of every flatbread purchased will go towards local arts initiatives.

Take out or dine in!

Mission: The Amesbury Cultural Council is a City-appointed council governed by the Massachusetts Cultural Council. We are staffed by volunteers appointed by the Mayor. Working with the community, we help foster and facilitate cultural activities and the arts in Amesbury and surrounding communities.

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Amesbury Cultural Council
Amesbury City Hall
62 Friend Street, Amesbury, MA 01913

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