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2nd Saturday Arts Stroll Features Penncrest Choir And Santa Claus

Dec 13

RELEASE – The Media Arts Council brings a wealth of local talent to this month’s 2nd Saturday Arts Stroll on December 13th in Media. Highlights include an appearance by Santa Claus at the Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union and “A Carol on Every Corner,” a fundraiser through song to benefit Penncrest High School‘s music program.


“A Carol on Every Corner”

This event will raise revenue for Penncrest High School to purchase a new grand piano for the school’s auditorium.  From 4-7pm, The Penncrest Choir will carol along State Street, stopping to perform at businesses who donate to the fundraiser.  Donating businesses will also be included in the program for the choir’s upcoming performance to dedicate the new instrument.


Santa Visits the Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union

At 6pm, Santa Claus will make a stop at the Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union. Holiday shoppers can shop local and give the gift of art by visiting the Media Arts Center (609-B W. State St.) for the Holiday Co-Op Exhibition and Sale.  The Arts Stroll is a great opportunity to visit and support a variety of local business that feature the work of area artists.


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In addition to great shopping, State Street will be filled with various arts activities.  As with every 2nd Saturday, arts strollers can find music, art, and dancing at the Coffee Beanery, Picasso’s, Dos Gringos, Court Diner, Local Home + Gifts, Reiki Healing Center, Front St. Fountain, Seven Stones Café, Sangha Space, and Values Into Action.

Plan your Saturday night in style, and bring your family and friends. Take a long stroll beneath the soft glow of the streetlamps and string lights and delight in the joyous sounds of Everybody’s Hometown.

About the Media Arts Council
The Media Arts Council works to further its mission to actively support local artists and integrate a wide range of arts into the life of the entire community. On the 2nd Saturday of every month over 30 businesses on & around State Street in Media stay open late for the 2nd Saturday Arts Stroll, a free arts event. From 6-9pm shops, galleries, and cafes host local musicians or display the work of local artists.