The office of the Creative Arts Council of Wells County, Balentine Gallery, Wells Community Theater and School of Ballet are located in the Arts Commerce & Visitors Centre, 211 Water St., Bluffton, phone 824-5222, firstname.lastname@example.org and www.wellscocreativearts.com
Hours for the Balentine Gallery are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Hours for the office are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Joel Harmeyer is the CAC’s executive director and Janiece Lipsey is the director of programming.
Board of Directors: Ted Smith, president; Bill Hambrick, vice president; Roy R. Johnson, treasurer; Billy Kreigh, secretary; and members Jim Beuter, Jackie Chaney, Theodore E. Chemey III, Nancy Wagner, Judy Harkless, Nancy Hewitt, Nancy Leitz and Christine Zadylak.
School of Ballet: Director Jeni Meeks, and instructors Pam Talarico, Emily Roop and Hannah Fisher.
Wells Community Theater will present “The Addams Family” on June 23, 24, and 25 at Bluffton High School.
The Creative Arts Council has two fundraisers per year. A Spring Gala takes place on Saturday, April 8, 2017, and the 31st annual auction will be held in October of 2017 (date to be announced).