Friends of CREATE House Concert: Armchair Boogie

Friends of CREATE House Concert: Armchair Boogie

The Solin's (map)

From October through April, in living rooms across our community, CREATE will be hosting house concerts for our Friends and their guests. 

Learn more and get you tickets here!

DRAW @ the IDEA Center

DRAW @ the IDEA Center

IDEA Center (map)

DRAW brings live figure drawing to the IDEA Center on the first Wednesday of each month and is open to artists 18+. We welcome artists of all abilities, styles, and genres!

Part class, part social experience, DRAW lets artists practice their skills among friends. Artists should bring both their own supplies and snacks. 

NOTE: DRAW admission is $10 for all attendees.

A facilitator will be available to share figure-drawing techniques and to answer questions. Limited easels are available first-come-first-served. Space is limited to 15 artists. Walk-ins welcome as space allows. 

Email angelas@createportagecounty.org to reserve your spot! 

The IDEA Center, located at 1039B Ellis Street, Stevens Point, WI, is a CREATE initiative which aims to make creativity central to our way of life in Portage County.

Open Mic Night: Spoken Word Poetry @ The IDEA Center

Open Mic Night: Spoken Word Poetry @ The IDEA Center

The IDEA Center (map)

Spoken word poets will find their voices at the IDEA Center on the second Friday of each month!

Whether you're a life-long poet or just curious to learn more, we welcome you to join us for this exciting new experience.

Come listen to the walls of the event space reverberate with creative voices!

SPECTRAL MICROCINEMA

SPECTRAL MICROCINEMA

CREATE Portage County's IDEA Center (map)

SPECTRAL MICROCINEMA returns to the IDEA Center with a curated program of experimental underground cinema, combining 16mm, 35mm, and digital.

Spectral Microcinema screens independent, underground, and experimental work in Stevens Point, WI.

Money Morning

Money Morning

CREATE's IDEA Center (map)

The team from local venture capital group Midwest Wealth Ventures will be working out of the IDEA Center the second Tuesday of every month! They will do a quick info session on MWV at 10 but be available to answer questions and work with entrepreneurs throughout the morning. Work alongside this great community resource at the IDEA Center!

Open to members and non-members! Come try the IDEA Center out!

The Second City: It's Not You, It's Me

The Second City: It's Not You, It's Me

Sentry Theater @ 1800 (map)

The Second City has been laughing at love and its infinite scroll of side effects for decades. In the world-famous comedy company's latest laughter-inducing undertaking, IT'S NOT YOU, IT'S ME, THE SECOND CITY takes shots at heartbreak, missed connections and the mire of human relationships. Your friends, your parents, even your blind date will find something achingly familiar to laugh at, thanks to comedy's newest generation of writers and performers... who all fit squarely into the "it's complicated" category!

As a thank you to our community for their support of CREATE, we're offering a Community Ticket rate of $30 for tickets purchased before March 1st here. Tickets purchased from March 1st to March 15th are $35. $40 tickets will be available at the door if there are seats remaining.

Friends of CREATE House Concert: Auralai

Friends of CREATE House Concert: Auralai

The Bernhagen's (map)

From October through April, in living rooms across our community, CREATE will be hosting house concerts for our Friends and their guests. 

Learn more and get you tickets here!

SPECTRAL MICROCINEMA

SPECTRAL MICROCINEMA

CREATE Portage County's IDEA Center (map)

SPECTRAL MICROCINEMA returns to the IDEA Center with a curated program of experimental underground cinema, combining 16mm, 35mm, and digital.

Spectral Microcinema screens independent, underground, and experimental work in Stevens Point, WI.

Money Morning

Money Morning

CREATE's IDEA Center (map)

The team from local venture capital group Midwest Wealth Ventures will be working out of the IDEA Center the second Tuesday of every month! They will do a quick info session on MWV at 10 but be available to answer questions and work with entrepreneurs throughout the morning. Work alongside this great community resource at the IDEA Center!

Open to members and non-members! Come try the IDEA Center out!

Open Mic Night: Spoken Word Poetry @ The IDEA Center

Open Mic Night: Spoken Word Poetry @ The IDEA Center

The IDEA Center (map)

Spoken word poets will find their voices at the IDEA Center on the second Friday of each month!

Whether you're a life-long poet or just curious to learn more, we welcome you to join us for this exciting new experience.

Come listen to the walls of the event space reverberate with creative voices!

Friends of CREATE House Concert: Andrew Sullivan

Friends of CREATE House Concert: Andrew Sullivan

Midport (map)

From October through April, in living rooms across our community, CREATE will be hosting house concerts for our Friends and their guests. 

Learn more and get you tickets here!

DRAW @ the IDEA Center

DRAW @ the IDEA Center

IDEA Center (map)

DRAW brings live figure drawing to the IDEA Center on the first Wednesday of each month and is open to artists 18+. We welcome artists of all abilities, styles, and genres!

Part class, part social experience, DRAW lets artists practice their skills among friends. Artists should bring both their own supplies and snacks. 

NOTE: DRAW admission is $10 for all attendees.

A facilitator will be available to share figure-drawing techniques and to answer questions. Limited easels are available first-come-first-served. Space is limited to 15 artists. Walk-ins welcome as space allows. 

Email angelas@createportagecounty.org to reserve your spot! 

The IDEA Center, located at 1039B Ellis Street, Stevens Point, WI, is a CREATE initiative which aims to make creativity central to our way of life in Portage County.

Author Nikolas Butler at the IDEA Center

Author Nikolas Butler at the IDEA Center

CREATE Portage County (map)

Wisconsin author Nickolas Butler stops by the IDEA Center to talk about writing and read from his new book Little Faith!

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Open Mic Night: Spoken Word Poetry @ The IDEA Center

Open Mic Night: Spoken Word Poetry @ The IDEA Center

The IDEA Center (map)

Spoken word poets will find their voices at the IDEA Center on the second Friday of each month!

Whether you're a life-long poet or just curious to learn more, we welcome you to join us for this exciting new experience.

Come listen to the walls of the event space reverberate with creative voices!

Money Morning

Money Morning

CREATE's IDEA Center (map)

The team from local venture capital group Midwest Wealth Ventures will be working out of the IDEA Center the second Tuesday of every month! They will do a quick info session on MWV at 10 but be available to answer questions and work with entrepreneurs throughout the morning. Work alongside this great community resource at the IDEA Center!

Open to members and non-members! Come try the IDEA Center out!

ArtsWalk and MGI

ArtsWalk and MGI

Downtown Stevens Point (map)

CREATE Portage County, in partnership with almost 30 downtown businesses and organizations, will host the 14th Annual ArtsWalk celebration on Friday, May 17 from 5 PM to 8 PM in Downtown Stevens Point.

2019 Map coming soon!

This free event brings together more than 50 local visual artists to display and sell their work in downtown storefronts, galleries, and restaurants. The event will also feature live dance and music performances along Main Street and nearby locations, including a performance by Monarch Aerial Arts dancers on the Square.

The event will close with the Mass Guitar Incident, a tradition that enables local strummers to play music together in the Mathias Mitchell Public Square.

Strummers of all abilities are welcome!

Thank you to our generous sponsors!

DRAW @ the IDEA Center

DRAW @ the IDEA Center

IDEA Center (map)

DRAW brings live figure drawing to the IDEA Center on the first Wednesday of each month and is open to artists 18+. We welcome artists of all abilities, styles, and genres!

Part class, part social experience, DRAW lets artists practice their skills among friends. Artists should bring both their own supplies and snacks. 

NOTE: DRAW admission is $10 for all attendees.

A facilitator will be available to share figure-drawing techniques and to answer questions. Limited easels are available first-come-first-served. Space is limited to 15 artists. Walk-ins welcome as space allows. 

Email angelas@createportagecounty.org to reserve your spot! 

The IDEA Center, located at 1039B Ellis Street, Stevens Point, WI, is a CREATE initiative which aims to make creativity central to our way of life in Portage County.

Money Morning

Money Morning

CREATE's IDEA Center (map)

The team from local venture capital group Midwest Wealth Ventures will be working out of the IDEA Center the second Tuesday of every month! They will do a quick info session on MWV at 10 but be available to answer questions and work with entrepreneurs throughout the morning. Work alongside this great community resource at the IDEA Center!

Open to members and non-members! Come try the IDEA Center out!

Open Mic Night: Spoken Word Poetry @ The IDEA Center

Open Mic Night: Spoken Word Poetry @ The IDEA Center

The IDEA Center (map)

Spoken word poets will find their voices at the IDEA Center on the second Friday of each month!

Whether you're a life-long poet or just curious to learn more, we welcome you to join us for this exciting new experience.

Come listen to the walls of the event space reverberate with creative voices!

DRAW @ the IDEA Center

DRAW @ the IDEA Center

IDEA Center (map)

DRAW brings live figure drawing to the IDEA Center on the first Wednesday of each month and is open to artists 18+. We welcome artists of all abilities, styles, and genres!

Part class, part social experience, DRAW lets artists practice their skills among friends. Artists should bring both their own supplies and snacks. 

NOTE: DRAW admission is $10 for all attendees.

A facilitator will be available to share figure-drawing techniques and to answer questions. Limited easels are available first-come-first-served. Space is limited to 15 artists. Walk-ins welcome as space allows. 

Email angelas@createportagecounty.org to reserve your spot! 

The IDEA Center, located at 1039B Ellis Street, Stevens Point, WI, is a CREATE initiative which aims to make creativity central to our way of life in Portage County.

Open Mic Night: Spoken Word Poetry @ The IDEA Center

Open Mic Night: Spoken Word Poetry @ The IDEA Center

The IDEA Center (map)

Spoken word poets will find their voices at the IDEA Center on the second Friday of each month!

Whether you're a life-long poet or just curious to learn more, we welcome you to join us for this exciting new experience.

Come listen to the walls of the event space reverberate with creative voices!

Save the Date! Phantom Gallery Party 7

Save the Date! Phantom Gallery Party 7

CREATE's Phantom Gallery Parties transform an unconventional, underused, vacant, or atypical space into a gallery for one night only. The location of the gallery is kept secret until the day before the party.  Stay tuned for more info!

DRAW @ the IDEA Center

DRAW @ the IDEA Center

IDEA Center (map)

DRAW brings live figure drawing to the IDEA Center on the first Wednesday of each month and is open to artists 18+. We welcome artists of all abilities, styles, and genres!

Part class, part social experience, DRAW lets artists practice their skills among friends. Artists should bring both their own supplies and snacks. 

NOTE: DRAW admission is $10 for all attendees.

A facilitator will be available to share figure-drawing techniques and to answer questions. Limited easels are available first-come-first-served. Space is limited to 15 artists. Walk-ins welcome as space allows. 

Email angelas@createportagecounty.org to reserve your spot! 

The IDEA Center, located at 1039B Ellis Street, Stevens Point, WI, is a CREATE initiative which aims to make creativity central to our way of life in Portage County.

Open Mic Night: Spoken Word Poetry @ The IDEA Center

Open Mic Night: Spoken Word Poetry @ The IDEA Center

The IDEA Center (map)

Spoken word poets will find their voices at the IDEA Center on the second Friday of each month!

Whether you're a life-long poet or just curious to learn more, we welcome you to join us for this exciting new experience.

Come listen to the walls of the event space reverberate with creative voices!

DRAW @ the IDEA Center

DRAW @ the IDEA Center

IDEA Center (map)

DRAW brings live figure drawing to the IDEA Center on the first Wednesday of each month and is open to artists 18+. We welcome artists of all abilities, styles, and genres!

Part class, part social experience, DRAW lets artists practice their skills among friends. Artists should bring both their own supplies and snacks. 

NOTE: DRAW admission is $10 for all attendees.

A facilitator will be available to share figure-drawing techniques and to answer questions. Limited easels are available first-come-first-served. Space is limited to 15 artists. Walk-ins welcome as space allows. 

Email angelas@createportagecounty.org to reserve your spot! 

The IDEA Center, located at 1039B Ellis Street, Stevens Point, WI, is a CREATE initiative which aims to make creativity central to our way of life in Portage County.

Open Mic Night: Spoken Word Poetry @ The IDEA Center

Open Mic Night: Spoken Word Poetry @ The IDEA Center

The IDEA Center (map)

Spoken word poets will find their voices at the IDEA Center on the second Friday of each month!

Whether you're a life-long poet or just curious to learn more, we welcome you to join us for this exciting new experience.

Come listen to the walls of the event space reverberate with creative voices!

DRAW @ the IDEA Center

DRAW @ the IDEA Center

IDEA Center (map)

DRAW brings live figure drawing to the IDEA Center on the first Wednesday of each month and is open to artists 18+. We welcome artists of all abilities, styles, and genres!

Part class, part social experience, DRAW lets artists practice their skills among friends. Artists should bring both their own supplies and snacks. 

NOTE: DRAW admission is $10 for all attendees.

A facilitator will be available to share figure-drawing techniques and to answer questions. Limited easels are available first-come-first-served. Space is limited to 15 artists. Walk-ins welcome as space allows. 

Email angelas@createportagecounty.org to reserve your spot! 

The IDEA Center, located at 1039B Ellis Street, Stevens Point, WI, is a CREATE initiative which aims to make creativity central to our way of life in Portage County.

Open Mic Night: Spoken Word Poetry @ The IDEA Center

Open Mic Night: Spoken Word Poetry @ The IDEA Center

The IDEA Center (map)

Spoken word poets will find their voices at the IDEA Center on the second Friday of each month!

Whether you're a life-long poet or just curious to learn more, we welcome you to join us for this exciting new experience.

Come listen to the walls of the event space reverberate with creative voices!

DRAW @ the IDEA Center

DRAW @ the IDEA Center

IDEA Center (map)

DRAW brings live figure drawing to the IDEA Center on the first Wednesday of each month and is open to artists 18+. We welcome artists of all abilities, styles, and genres!

Part class, part social experience, DRAW lets artists practice their skills among friends. Artists should bring both their own supplies and snacks. 

NOTE: DRAW admission is $10 for all attendees.

A facilitator will be available to share figure-drawing techniques and to answer questions. Limited easels are available first-come-first-served. Space is limited to 15 artists. Walk-ins welcome as space allows. 

Email angelas@createportagecounty.org to reserve your spot! 

The IDEA Center, located at 1039B Ellis Street, Stevens Point, WI, is a CREATE initiative which aims to make creativity central to our way of life in Portage County.

Open Mic Night: Spoken Word Poetry @ The IDEA Center

Open Mic Night: Spoken Word Poetry @ The IDEA Center

The IDEA Center (map)

Spoken word poets will find their voices at the IDEA Center on the second Friday of each month!

Whether you're a life-long poet or just curious to learn more, we welcome you to join us for this exciting new experience.

Come listen to the walls of the event space reverberate with creative voices!

DRAW @ the IDEA Center

DRAW @ the IDEA Center

IDEA Center (map)

DRAW brings live figure drawing to the IDEA Center on the first Wednesday of each month and is open to artists 18+. We welcome artists of all abilities, styles, and genres!

Part class, part social experience, DRAW lets artists practice their skills among friends. Artists should bring both their own supplies and snacks. 

NOTE: DRAW admission is $10 for all attendees.

A facilitator will be available to share figure-drawing techniques and to answer questions. Limited easels are available first-come-first-served. Space is limited to 15 artists. Walk-ins welcome as space allows. 

Email angelas@createportagecounty.org to reserve your spot! 

The IDEA Center, located at 1039B Ellis Street, Stevens Point, WI, is a CREATE initiative which aims to make creativity central to our way of life in Portage County.

Open Mic Night: Spoken Word Poetry @ The IDEA Center

Open Mic Night: Spoken Word Poetry @ The IDEA Center

The IDEA Center (map)

Spoken word poets will find their voices at the IDEA Center on the second Friday of each month!

Whether you're a life-long poet or just curious to learn more, we welcome you to join us for this exciting new experience.

Come listen to the walls of the event space reverberate with creative voices!