Sherman & Ruth Weiss Library Exhibit

The work of Jean Accola will be featured November 1 through the end of January 2022. The photo is of her acrylic titled “Fall Edge, 6pm” painted at Grenada, W.I. Jean Accola has been a lifelong artist.  She has painted in watercolor for decades having acquired a strong training in… see more

A Toast to Art – Holiday Style

COVID-19 continues to challenge our traditional way of fundraising! In order to support our scholarships, school grants and community art grants, CHARAC will once again host an Online Auction for this year’s Fundraiser. If you would like to donate something (an event, an item or a service) you may drop… see more

Your Donation is needed for our Silent Auction!

We are requesting donations for our silent auction to be held during our fundraiser on September 19th. We are looking for donations of any desirable items such as artwork, gifts, services, or experiences. We need the items dropped off at Gallery & Gifts in Hayward no later than September 16th.… see more

New Exhibit at Library

CHARAC members Yvonne Christianson, Eileen Hamblin, Tanya Eitzenhoefer and Jan Enfelt join together in this Sherman & Ruth Weiss Community Library show on display through the end of September. They are members of Broad Strokes – a small group of watercolor artists including more seasoned artists and artists new to… see more

2021 Art Crawl

August 13, 14, and 15th

Friday and Saturday, 10-5; Sunday, 11-3

After a one year hiatus the artists are looking forward to sharing their creativity with the public as they welcome visitors to their studios, galleries and other venues. Twenty-one sites will host more than 32 artists – geographically ranging … see more

Opportunity for Artists at Hayward Farmers Market!

CHARAC is sponsoring a booth at the Hayward Farmers Market and is offering it on a first come basis to active CHARAC members to sell their art, and at the same time, help promote CHARAC by displaying membership and Art Crawl brochures.

Hayward Farmers Market
Mondays, June thru September
1:00 … see more

New exhibit at Library features Norma Reihm

Each quarter, CHARAC sponsors an art show at the Sherman and Ruth Weiss Community Library. This quarter’s Art Show features Norma Reihm and will run through the end of June.

Norma is a National quilt teacher and award winning quilter, known for her fiber layered art quilts. Her quilts are … see more

2021 Art Crawl – August 13, 14, and 15th!

After consultation with artists that had participated in previous Crawls, the CHARAC Board of Directors has made the decision to move forward with the 2021 Art Crawl.  Applications  are being accepted through March 20th.  Fees this year will be $100 for active members and $130 for inactive members.

We will … see more

Welcome to the Cable Hayward Area Arts Council

CHARAC was organized as a 501(c)3 to operate exclusively for charitable purposes, to encourage the production, performance and appreciation of the arts through networking among artists and the community, supporting artists, increasing public awareness of the arts, and facilitating the arts through cultural programming, and education. We encourage you to become a member and to continue to learn what your arts organization is doing and where you can join in.

Art Crawl -  The 2022 Art Crawl will be held August 12, 13 and 14.

A Toast to Art - Holiday Style- Thank you for your support!CHARAC School Grant Application - It's our goal to award grants to deserving art related projects to each of the school's in our area.

CHARAC Scholarship Application  - We award scholarships to high school seniors that have pursued a strong course of art in their high school careers and plan to continue so in their post-high school studies.

Artistic Development  - We also are proud to award grants to support Artist Development throughout the year.

Namekagon Art and Music Festival - We have made the difficult decision to not hold the festival this year.  We are hopeful to return in 2022!


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