The mission of the Perry County Council of the Arts is to build community through the arts.

PCCA nurtures and inspires the creative spirit in adults and children, supports artists and celebrates their successes, enhances the local economy, enriches the learning experience with arts-in-education residencies and brings artistic and social vitality to Central PA.


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Help name PCCA Gallery Simply the Best Art Gallery! Nominate us to be on this year’s Harrisburg Magazine’s Simply the Best ballot! Please navigate to the “Recreation, Leisure & Outdoor” category, where you will find “Art Gallery,” and nominate PCCA Gallery for the 2018 ballot. Thank you for your support!

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10novallday19janalldayThird Annual Juried Exhibition(All Day) Landis House - Creative Commons

24jan10:00 amPoetry Out Loud - Snow Date10:00 am Landis House - Creative Commons


01feballdayalldayEntry Deadline for 20th Annual PCCA Awards for Poetic Excellence(All Day: thursday)

01feb1:00 pm4:00 pmPenny Rugging Workshop1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Landis House - Creative Commons

03feb10:00 am1:00 pmDrop-in Art10:00 am - 1:00 pm Roseglen United Methodist Church

03feb1:00 pm4:00 pmDrop-in Art1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Landis House - Creative Commons

06feballdayalldayEntry Deadline for Youth Art Day(All Day: tuesday) PCCA Gallery

08feb1:00 pm4:00 pmPenny Rugging Workshop1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Landis House - Creative Commons

09feballday24maralldaySVC MOVING FOuRTH at PCCA(All Day) PCCA Gallery

09feballday05mayalldayIn Stitches(All Day) Landis House - Creative Commons

23feb6:30 pmCoffeehouse Open Mic6:30 pm Espresso Yourself Cafe

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PCCA has expanded its Quilt Barn Mural Trail—a loop of 22 8′ x 8′ painted quilts mounted on barns along Perry, and now Juniata County, roadways. Students from each county participated in this Arts-in-Education project.