• To provide a friendly, supportive environment for the arts.
• To attract artists of all kinds so that they can discover what
•--Alcona County has to offer in natural beauty and inspiration.
• To make Alcona County a destination and retreat area for
•--artists from all over.
• To enhance the economic vitality of the community.
Inspiration Alcona, Inc.
A 501(c)3 public charity
Copyright 2014 by Inspiration Alcona Inc., PO Box 506, Lincoln, MI 48742
Eating Well, Living Well,
June 20 - 22, 2014
Alcona Arts Retreat, Sept. 4 - 7, 2014
Dance Alcona resumes in Fall 2014
Lost Lake Woods Club
Alcona Gospelfest, April 25, 2015
Come sing along with performers from
all around Alcona County. The first
Alcona Gospelfest will be held April 25,
2015, at the Harrisville United Methodist
Church. An afternoon of learning new
songs and practicing will be followed by
dinner and a public performance in the
evening. This event is cosponsored by
Alcona choir directors. Details to come.
Part line dance, part square dance,
all fun, contra dancing makes a great
evening out. Inspiration Alcona
dances will resume in September.
Meanwhile, check the Dance Alcona
Home page for other dance events in
The third annual Arts Retreat offers a
long weekend of workshops in plein air
painting, poetry writing, woodcarving,
collage, watercolor painting, memoir
writing and digital photography. Make
new friends while learning more about
your favorite means of expression.
Chef Fred Laughlin, director of culinary arts at
Northwestern Michigan College, led a great class on
healthy eating, especially of local foods. We'll be
doing more culinary retreats in the future. If there's a
specific theme you'd like to see, drop an email to
2014 Corporate Sponsors for the Alcona Arts Retreat
Thank you for visiting