The Ethnic and Folk Arts Master/Apprentice Program (MAP) Is NOW Accepting Applications!

We are excited to announce that the official MAP application is now open to applicants! The Illinois Arts Council Agency (IACA) is taking applications for the 2023 Ethnic and Folk Arts Master/Apprentice Program (MAP) through December 1st at 11:59PM. MAP allows for the preservation of community culture by partnering master traditional artists with apprentices to pass on music skills and … Read More

Bishop Hill Chautauqua 2021

Great event celebrating Bishop Hill’s 175th Anniversary this Saturday and Sunday.

This FREE event will be held in the village square. Bring a Lawn Chair, bring a friend, and get out there early to enjoy the Museums and Shops of Bishop Hill. You’ll recognize the 1PM Joe Hill: A Swedish Social Activist performance is by our founder and current board member: Bucky Halker. … Read More