• 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.
Copyright 2014 by Inspiration Alcona Inc., PO Box 506, Lincoln, MI 48740
Eating Well, Living Well,
June 20 - 22, 2014
Alcona Arts Retreat, Sept. 4 - 7, 2014
Dance Alcona, every 3rd Saturday
Lost Lake Woods Club
Johnathan Rand attacks, May 7, 2014
"American Chillers" author Johnathan
Rand visits Alcona Elementary School
to show students how important it is to
read and write well. Inspiration Alcona's
cosponsors include the Alcona County
Review, the Alcona County Library,
Judge Laura Frawley and the Alcona
Community Schools PTO.
Part line dance, part square dance,
all fun, contra dancing makes a great
evening out. Together with the
Thunder Bay Folk Society, Inspiration
Alcona sponsors a monthly dance,
alternating between Alcona and
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, will help
participants see, taste and make simple, delicious
and healthy recipes using easy-to-find and locally
produced ingredients. This is a hands-on, practical
and fun experience.
2014 Corporate Sponsors for the Alcona Arts Retreat
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