Featured Events

Upcoming Events and Classes

Food Truck Wednesdays

Every Other Wednesday Through September 11th
Next Date: July 24

Join us for Food Truck Wednesdays at Ella Sharp Museum. Food trucks will be parked on farm lane, and the granary patio will be open for seating. We look forward to seeing everyone there!

Patio Parties

Next Date: July 25

Step into a world of summer magic with the Ella Sharp Museum’s Summer Patio Party Series, where we’re excited to host evenings filled with food, drinks, live entertainment, and fun! As we celebrate our roots dating back to 1965, we’re honored to share the rich history of our community. But this event isn’t just about the past — it’s about savoring the present moment. It’s an experience designed to create memories with loved ones and community members.

Independent Studio for Advanced Ceramics Artists

Tuesday through Friday in August

Join the Ella Sharp Museum for Independent Studio, to utilize our ceramics studios and equipment to work on their own on select days. Independent Studio is currently available from 12:00pm to 4:00pm Tuesday through Friday.

Collections Behind the Scenes: Members Tour at the Ella Sharp Museum

One Thursday Every Month in 2024
Next Date: August 22

The Ella Sharp Museum currently houses tens of thousands of objects and documents from throughout Jackson’s history. We are excited to offer you, our members, the chance to tour our hidden collections spaces alongside our curatorial team. Join us for a members-only evening behind the scenes, and glimpse what makes our exhibits tick. The tour will be followed by an open discussion with our curators, including a cash bar with one complementary drink.

Soft Pastels – Beginner / Intermediate Workshop

August 28

Join art instructor, Sharon Sunday, in learning and expanding the use of soft pastels, exploring new techniques especially for beginners and intermediates. All supplies are included in your registration price.