The Emporia Arts Center will re-open it’s doors to the public, Tuesday, June 9. EAC’s new hours for the time being will be Tuesday-Friday 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. Hand sanitizer will be available at both first floor entrances and each floor but staff will also follow an enhanced cleaning schedule of frequently touched surfaces. Anyone visiting the building will be asked to follow EAC’s guidelines to ensure the safety of staff, volunteers, and guests.
The Glaser Art Store and Trusler Gallery will both be open to the public. Experiencing art in its many forms allows us to gain perspective and lifts us up. EAC is not currently offering art classes in the facility but will be initiating a new and innovative summer arts program in the near future.
EAC asks all visitors abide by the following guidelines:
- If you are ill, please stay home
- Face coverings are not required by highly recommended
- Practice social distancing, recommended 6 feet
- Follow the arrows throughout the building
- Cough in the crook of your arm or a tissue
- No public restrooms
- Limit touching items in the Gift Store
EAC will host a soft opening, Friday, June 5, 5pm-9pm for the Emporia First Friday Artwalk. All exhibitions in the Trusler Gallery of the Emporia Arts Center are free to the public. For more information on EAC’s COVID-19 response, please call (620) 343 – 6473.