Antonio E. Garcia Arts & Education Center
2021 Agnes Street, Corpus Christi, Texas | 361-825-3600
The Antonio E. Garcia Arts and Education Center, located in the heart of Corpus Christi's West Side, connects Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi to the community by providing programs, art exhibits, and meeting places for community organizations.
The Garcia Center offers programs in art, dance, health and nutrition, family support, and literacy at low or no cost to community members, and it hosts widely popular annual cultural events. The Center features a gallery space with rotating exhibits, computer lab, art room, and multipurpose/dance space.
This week @ the Center:
The Garcia Center is holding three sugar skull decorating workshops. All materials are provided:
October 22 & 24, 6-8 pm: free, at the Garcia Center, first-come-first-serve. We have room for about 25-30 people to decorate at a time, and as people leave, more can join.
November 1, 3-10 pm: Downtown Dia de los Muertos festival. $8 for a large skull, $4 for small. We will be specifically located at La Retama Park, near People's and Mesquite Streets.
This art exhibit/outreach initiative features children who are waiting for adoption.
Students: plan for college and look for financial aid.
Administrators: Find grants, reports, and other resources that apply to our community.
Zumba classes are free and take place Wednesdays at 5:30 pm and Saturdays at 9 am.