Mercer View Gallery 8236 SE 24th St, Mercer Island, WA98040 Located at the Community Center at Mercer View, the Mercer View Gallery is a public exhibit space that updates work…More approximately every two months. All artwork at Mercer View Gallery is available for purchase, with sales going to support the Mercer Island Arts Council's cultural programs. For upcoming events, please call the number provided or visit the gallery's Web site.
MIVAL Art Gallery 2836 78th Ave SE, Mercer Island, WA98040 The gallery is the Mercer Island Visual Art League's permanent display of all…More works created by participating members and available for purchase. On any given day a variety of Mercer Island and Puget Sound artists show oil and acrylic paintings, unique hand-dyed sashes and jewelry made from century-old trade beads, semi-precious stones and Hill Tribe silver. Exhibits change monthly based on a theme and artists are subject to change semi-annually. The gallery also supports adult and children's art workshops at various local venues, and offers scholarships to local students interested in furthering their arts education.
Mercer Island Visual Arts League (MIVAL) PO Box 134, Mercer Island, WA98040 The Mercer Island Visual Arts League is a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting local artists and art…More education. The founding members of the Mercer Island Summer Celebration, MIVAL holds several shows a year including the popular Junior Arts Show and the Holiday Arts Show at the Community Center at Mercer View. MIVAL volunteers also staff the organization's full-time art gallery in downtown Mercer Island. The membership is a collection of local emerging artists, enthusiasts and professionals.
Mercer Island Martial Arts 2630 77th Ave SE, Mercer Island, WA98040 Mercer Island Martial Arts, Islander-owned and -operated, has been offering a variety of martial arts instruction since…More 1997. Black-belt master instructors MeLisa Turcott Strongheart and Krista Wells also hold degrees in psychology, enabling them to incorporate positive psychology and recreation therapy into a mix of traditional and modern martial arts. The school offers a variety of classes for preschool-age children to adult, women's self-defense, anti-bullying, special needs and anger management.
For 26 years, Youth Theatre Northwest, has been delighting kids with a full range of theatrical performances and…More more. Currently, they produce 12 performances a year, mostly staffed from their own classes. It is a great way to get your kids into the performing arts and confers many developmental benefits. It is also just plain fun.</p>
<p>Youth Theatre is also an important venue, and has many public and private events throughout the year.</p>
Pat Hackett Art Rep 7014 N Mercer Way, Mercer Island, WA98040 Pat Hackett Art Rep is a commercial artist representation agency located in Mercer Island. It works to promote its…More artists' work through ad agencies and direct contact with clients across the country. To find out more about its services, or to view a partial portfolio of artists' work, please visit the website, or call the listed number.
Cascade Kendo Kai 8236 SE 24th St, Mercer Island, WA98040 Cascade Kendo Kai is a martial arts instruction and training studio providing classes for adults and kids. Beginner's…More practice, advanced training, open keiko and fundamental skills are all taught here. Cascade Kendo Kai is one of 19 kendo clubs in the Pacific Northwest.
Center Stage is part of the Stroum Jewish Community Center of Greater Seattle (SJCC), Mercer Island. Re-opened in…More 2009 after closing more than 10 years prior, Center Stage has produced popular plays such as "Peter Pan" and "The Wizard of Oz."</p>
<p>Part of Center Stage is the Academy and Advanced Academy programs for children ages 4-12. These programs are designed to teach children how to act and put on their own play for an audience.</p>
<p>Center Stage is located in the auditorium of the SJCC. The auditorium can seat 200 and is equipped with professional lighting, a stage and dressing rooms. </p>
The Mercer Island Arts Council (MIAC) is a City Council-appointed board of citizens whose mission is to advise the…More city on investing in local culture and promoting the arts.</p>
<p>The MIAC is composed of 11 voluunteer members, each appointed to four-year terms. The Arts Council supports many high-visibility events and displays, including the I-90 Sculpture Garden, the Community Center Art Gallery and Mostly Music in the Park programming.</p>
<p>The MIAC meets the second Wednesday of every month at 6:30pm at the Community Center at Mercer View.</p>
Z-Ultimate Self Defense 7858 SE 28th St, Mercer Island, WA98040 Z-Ultimate Self Defense is a martial arts and self-defense training studio. Every student that enrolls in the program…More receives 30 minutes of private instruction each week. Students may attend as many group sessions as they wish per week. It also offers women's self-defense classes.