Featured Events

Upcoming Events and Classes

Clay and Cocktails with Curiouser Clay

June 28

Join Curiouser Clay at Ella Sharp Museum on Friday, August 2nd from 6pm-8pm as we create BEAUTIFUL cups! All materials and tools are included as no experience is necessary as the instructor leads you through all the steps necessary to create your own, one-of-a-kind cup. Designs on the cups may vary from what is pictured. Completed cups will be taken back to the studio to be fired twice and will be returned to Ella Sharp Museum 2-3 weeks later for pick-up.

Independent Studio for Advanced Ceramics Artists

Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays in July

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 Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.

Food Truck Wednesdays

Every Other Wednesday Through September 11th
Next Date: July 10

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!

Clay and Cocktails with Curiouser Clay

July 12

Join Curiouser Clay at Ella Sharp Museum on Friday, July 12th from 6pm-8pm as we create BEAUTIFUL bowls to hold berries or ice cream! All materials and tools are included as no experience is necessary as the instructor leads you through all the steps necessary to create your own, one-of-a-kind bowl. Completed bowls will be taken back to the studio to be fired twice and will be returned to Ella Sharp Museum 2-3 weeks later for pick-up.

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

One Thursday Every Month in 2024
Next Date: July 18

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.