Merchant of Venice


Youth Shakespeare Workshop

sponsored by Highland City Arts Council

Rehearsals Wednesdays 4-6pm during Jan, Feb, and March

Audition on Wednesday, January 14, 2015 at 4:00pm

Prepare a Shakespeare monologue for the audition

Cost:  $45


Highland Children’s Choir Christmas Concert

December 1st, 7:00 p.m. Timberline Middle School
Free Admission
Come and join us for an evening of beautiful children’s voices as we celebrate the Christmas Season!


The Timpanogos Festival Orchestra and Chorus will present its 18th annual Handel’s Messiah Sing-In

on Friday, December 5th at 7:30pm in the Alpine Tabernacle, 100E Main Street, American Fork. 

Admission is free, but limited to those over eight years of age. 

The audience will be invited to sing along with the chorus and orchestra during the 10 chorus numbers.  Audience members should bring a personal copy of the Messiah and enjoy the experience of singing in the historic Alpine Tabernacle along with hundreds of other musicians in celebration of the Christmas season.

Guest soloists are Mary Billeter-Young, soprano; Laura Garff Lewis, alto, Todd Miller, tenor; Darrell Babidge, bass.

The performance will be conducted by Lois Stout, founder and artistic director of this event, as well as founder and artistic director of the Timpanogos Chamber Orchestras.  Lisa Brodie is the Chorus Master.




Youth Shakespeare Workshop

will be putting on Merchant of Venice in 2015!  If you love Shakespeare and are between the ages of 12 and 18, this one’s for you.  Auditions will be Wednesday, January 14 and all practices will be on Wednesdays 4:00-6:00 pm at the Community Center.  Watch for more information to follow.  Questions?  E-mail Ellen Burns at



Be sure to save December 6th on your calendar
Craft Day at the City
December 6th, 10 am



2nd Annual Childrens Art Show
Highland City Building

Accepting entries on December 1
3pm to 5 pm

All entries must be framed with a wire on the back
Childrens Art accepted from kids 5 years to 16 years old

The art will be on display during the month of December at the City Hall

Theme for this years entries:

“Holiday Magic”




After School Art Club

At the Community Center

Once a month on the 1st Monday of each month

Mondays from 3-4:30 pm

November 10……..December 1

November we will focus on Thanksgiving art.
December will be very fun with Holiday Projects.  More details will follow.

Instructions in various mediums including

cartooning, water color, acrylic, colored pencil,

pen and ink, zen art, scratch art, etc.

$10 / time……Ages 8 and up

A schedule will be published at in August



Is there something you would like to learn or to teach?

If you have a class you would like to take to learn new skills or something that you would like to share and teach to others let us know.  Go to this form, Proposal Form for Classes and Workshops, and fill it out and save it to your computer and then attach it to an email to or


Friends of Art


We are always looking for new members and you can contact Corene Bennett at 801-768 9643 for further information or to register.

MEETINGS, 2014 — Twice Monthly
Guest Artist, 10:45–1 pm (Come early so we can start at 11).  Workshop, 11–2pm:  choose your project & potluck lunch.  Also considering Museum tours.              
Membership Policy:  $25 a year, September through May OR $5 a month OR $3 a meeting(visitors: first visit is free, then pay a membership fee)


Questions:  Call Corene Bennett 801-768-9643 or Jo Sudweeks 801-756-9717 

Art Council Chairman of the Board — Shauna Larson 801-756-9614 or


Also, coming soon we will be displaying art from local artists in the lobby of the Highland City Hall.  Please stop and see the great talent we have right here in our own community.    


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