Events

Check out our list of upcoming events at the Kelly. Come back to see what exhibits or events are coming up!

“Roots of Hope” Art Exhibition

The Kelly Fitzpatrick Center for the Arts 301 Hill Street, Wetumpka, AL

The Kelly will be hosting the "TROY-Tutwiler Gardening & Art Program" art exhibition this year! Troy University created a partnership program with the Julia Tutwiler Prison for Women in Wetumpka, Alabama in 2019. It's an educational program for female incarerated participants to teach them about horticulture and nutrition through a 15-week series of Fundamentals of […]

Free
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Tuesdays with Kelly

The Kelly Fitzpatrick Center for the Arts 301 Hill Street, Wetumpka, AL

Join us for our monthly lunch and learn program from noon until 1:00pm at The Kelly.  Learn more about this month's program at https://thekelly.org/twk/ Bring your lunch, and The Kelly will provide drinks and a dessert.  We hope to see you there!

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Art Start

The Kelly Fitzpatrick Center for the Arts 301 Hill Street, Wetumpka, AL

Art Start is a Kelly's Kids arts-and-crafts program designed for pre-school children.  We provide the supplies at no charge.  Just have your kiddos bring their imaginations!

Free
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Morning Sketch

The Kelly Fitzpatrick Center for the Arts 301 Hill Street, Wetumpka, AL

Every Friday, we invite everyone and anyone to come "sketch" in the gallery and on the porch! New and experienced artists (or authors or craftsmen) alike can pull up a chair, sit on the porch, and indulge in the arts. Enjoy fellow artists' company, enjoy the view, and come sketch with us!

Free

Plein Air Day

ARTISTS! Gather your paintbrushes, sketchpads, cameras, charcoal, and everything in-between; and join us outside for a day of "En Plein Air" (French), or "the act of painting outdoors."  Amateurs and experts alike are welcome, and there's no membership required. This Plein Air Day will happen at Russell Lands by Lake Martin. More information to come, […]

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Artist Associates: Studio Day

The Kelly Fitzpatrick Center for the Arts 301 Hill Street, Wetumpka, AL

This event is restricted to Artist Associate-level members only. Grab your art supplies, and join your fellow Kelly artists here at the gallery! Our monthly “Studio Day” event is part of our Artist Associates program, where we open the doors for you to come draw, paint, and create art together.  Join your local community of artists, […]

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Kelly’s Kids Town

The Kelly Fitzpatrick Center for the Arts 301 Hill Street, Wetumpka, AL

Designed for school-age children, Kelly's Kids town is an arts-and-crafts program where we provide the supplies at no charge. Kids just need to bring to their imaginations and clothes they can get messy in!

Free
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Morning Sketch

The Kelly Fitzpatrick Center for the Arts 301 Hill Street, Wetumpka, AL

Every Friday, we invite everyone and anyone to come "sketch" in the gallery and on the porch! New and experienced artists (or authors or craftsmen) alike can pull up a chair, sit on the porch, and indulge in the arts. Enjoy fellow artists' company, enjoy the view, and come sketch with us!

Free

Koffee with Kelly

The Kelly Fitzpatrick Center for the Arts 301 Hill Street, Wetumpka, AL

We appreciate our members, and here’s one way we like to show it!  Come join us before work for free coffee and great company.

Free

Beginner Oil Painting Class

The Kelly Fitzpatrick Center for the Arts 301 Hill Street, Wetumpka, AL

Prolific local painter Alisa Beck will teach a class on the basics of oil painting. This will be a course aimed at beginners; however, artists of any experience level are welcome to attend (and brush up on their fundamental skills). Recommended Skill Level:   Beginner (Any) Anticipated Level of Participation:   Interactive Workshop, Painting Alongside Teacher Cost:  […]

$75

“Artful Discoveries” High School Student Art Show

The Kelly Fitzpatrick Center for the Arts 301 Hill Street, Wetumpka, AL

          Exhibition Dates:  May 7th - May 24th, 2024           Gallery Hours:  Tuesday – Saturday from 10:00am to 5:00pm           Reception:  Thursday, May 9th from 5:30pm - 7:30pm The Kelly is working together with local Elmore County high school educators for our annual […]

Free

“Artful Discoveries” Reception

The Kelly Fitzpatrick Center for the Arts 301 Hill Street, Wetumpka, AL

Join us for snacks, drinks, and celebration of this year’s Elmore County High School Student Art Show.  Collaborating together with Elmore County educators, The Kelly showcases the artistic talents of our local high school students. Our jurors have already cast their votes behind-the-scenes, and during the reception, we will publicly award ribbons for the jurors’ […]