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Art Bags Update

Mar 27, 2020

We have been providing Art Bags for area youth in need of these basic supplies to keep them creative at home.
COVID19 Update 3.16.20

Mar 16, 2020

Our classes have been postponed and our office is closed. We are working remotely, and will be making a plans for our next steps to reschedule classes, etc.
COVID19 Update 3.12.20

Mar 12, 2020

Find out what Eastern Iowa Arts Academy is doing and stay tuned for updates!
Huge Impact at Hoover Elementary

Feb 3, 2020

Clint Stone, principal at Hoover Elementary, shares his thoughts on EIAA classes at his school and the impact on the students.
The George Madlon Award

Jan 8, 2020

Named for the first recipient of this honor, the George Madlon Award was given this fall to an individual who demonstrates extraordinary commitment and dedication to our mission of igniting passion and building community through the exploration of the visual and performing arts. We are pleased to both present and dedicate this award to George Madlon.
Savvy and Maddy at EIAA

Nov 1, 2019

Children's Book Author Kendra Preston donates proceeds from her current book, "Savvy and Maddy's Amazing Art Project" to the Eastern Iowa Arts Academy. She shares about her creative journey.
Finding a Purpose

Sep 6, 2019

Staff member, Courtny Goodbred, shares her story of finding Eastern Iowa Arts Academy and a sense of contributing where she is needed.
Beyond the Arts

Aug 16, 2019

Volunteer and former Academy student Carson Uthe shares his testimony on how classes at the Eastern Iowa Arts Academy positively affected his life beyond his talent
Why We Serve: Elsabeth and Matthew Hepworth

Aug 3, 2019

Board member Elsabeth Hepworth and her husband Matthew share why they're involved with the Eastern Iowa Arts Academy.
Performing Arts - The Silent Leader

Jul 3, 2019

You can tell the engagement of a community by how well the arts are received. The Eastern Iowa Arts Academy is building future leaders, by engaging the youth in opportunities they otherwise wouldn’t have.