Perry County Council of the Arts

Building community through the arts and re-imagining creativity in rural landscapes

PCCA Gallery Shop Hours

Wednesday through Saturday, 10-4



Landis House Hours

Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10-4

Local Businesses Host

Art on Tour

Available at Select Locations Throughout Perry County

Our traveling art program showcases the works of local artists, providing additional exposure and sales opportunities for creators in your local and regional community.

26th Poetic Excellence Awards

Entries due June 17

2024 Contest Prizes

Our prizes include First, Second, Third, Honorable Mention(s), and the Siggy David Award for poems written in any form with the theme of “Divine,” chosen by last year’s SDA Award winner Ellie Cameron. Perry County residents will be eligible for the title of Perry County Poet Laureate.


Summer Art Camps!

Early bird special ends on 4/19!

Summer Art Camps are available for students in grades 1 – 9!
PCCA Summer Art Camps offer a fun, creative and educational way to keep your child engaged during their summer vacation! As an added bonus, they will develop friendships, explore various forms of creative expression, test their independence in a safe environment, and build confidence to last a lifetime.

Volunteer With Us!

Make a Difference in YOUR Community

As a volunteer for the Perry County Council of the Arts, you are the lifeblood of our organization’s efforts to improve the quality of life in our rural community through the arts. PCCA’s success is overwhelmingly due to our volunteer support.

Our next Drop-In Art will take place during “A Day in The Park.”

At Lynn Sheaffer Dum Memorial Park – Hosted by The Friends of Spring Township

Saturday, June 1, 2024

3 – 6 PM

2471 Shermans Valley Road, Elliottsburg, PA, United States, Pennsylvania

Take a PCCA Art Class!

We are excited to offer art classes and workshops in macrame, watercolor, pastels, botanical printing, mosaics, jewelry, and more!

Be sure to check back for new classes! 

Most art classes are hosted at our Landis House location.

67 N 4th St, Newport, PA 17074


CANCELED - PerryLive! Steve Rudolph Holiday Concert
Sunday, December 4 at 3 p.m.
Landis House, 67 N. 4th Street, Newport, PA
This event has been cancelled due to illness. An attempt will be made to reschedule.

Explore the digital copy.

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Annual Report/ArtsReach Winter 2022 dual issue
Quilt Mural Trail Map

PCCA’s Quilt Mural Trail is a loop of 29 8′ x 8′ painted quilts mounted on barns along Perry, Juniata and Mifflin county roadways. Students from each county participated in this Arts in Education project, which began in 2012.