Gaston County strives to make its programs, services and activities accessible to all. 

If you will require an accommodation we request that you contact our office at least 5 days before the event.”







Art Camp

Friday, July 31, 2015

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Ages: 8-12



Do you know a child who is creative and loves art? Gaston County Museum’s Art Camp is the perfect place for your young budding artists! Campers will get the opportunity to experiment with five distinct art forms. The sessions will include pottery, photography, watercolors, paper quilling, and abstract art. All the materials will be provided and finished pieces will go home at the end of camp.


Pre-reservation and pre-payment is required for this camp and space is limited. For more information about this program or to make your reservation please contact Jason Luker, Programs Coordinator, at 704-922-7681 ex 105 or at [email protected].








17th Annual Blues out Back Concert Series - Jon Shain

Friday, August 14, 2015

SPONSORED BY Akers Pharmacy

6:30 - 8 PM



Gaston County Museum will host the performance of Jon Shain, as part of their 17th Annual “Blues out Back” free summer concert series on the lawn behind the museum.


Jon has developed and refined his own contemporary version of the Piedmont Blues, a bouncy, energetic style that developed in his adopted hometown of Durham, North Carolina and elsewhere around the southeastern USA. He has shared the stage with notable artist such as Jackson Browne, John Hiatt, and Keb Mo, just to name a few. Jon Shain is a former International Blues Challenge finalist, a fine guitar picker, and an award-winning Americana songwriter.


For more information about this program please contact Jason Luker, Programs Coordinator, at 704-922-7681 ex 105 or at [email protected].


For a 2015 Blues out Back schedule,

please click here





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