“Ars longa, vita brevis”

Life is short, art endures.

– Hippocrates –

Our Mission

To stimulate the growth of the visual, literary, and performing arts;

To enhance our local community through art in public places;

To preserve the historic legacy of Monroe.



Member Organizations

The M.A.C. is fortunate to have a number of member organization from within our community. The Monroe Concert Band and the Sky Performing Arts theater group are member organizations under the M.A.C. “umbrella”, and we are soon to be bringing on a music education group for youth. If your organization might be a good fit, contact us – there is room for more!

Join Us!

The Monroe community is full of talented and energetic individuals! We are adding new members every month, and what diverse talents and abilities they bring!

The upcoming year promises to be full of fresh ideas and fun. We invite you to drop in at our next meeting – check our events page for dates, times, and locations.



Not every M.A.C. member is an artist, but many different kinds of talents are always needed! Here are a few areas where any member can help:

  • Grant writing
  • Organizing events
  • Fundraising
  • Social Media
  • Committee Chairs
  • Scholarship 
  • Donations

 Something for Everyone!


The Monroe Concert Band offers several free concerts each year. Not to be missed! 


Sky Performing Arts brings everyone’s favorite shows to the stage right here in Monroe. Auditions are open to the public!

Socrates Café

A monthly meetup for individuals interested in discussing literature and philosophy.  Held at the Monroe Library.

Movies Under the Moon

The M.A.C. is proud to co-sponsor the “Movies under the Moon” series at Lake Tye.  Grab the kids and your lawn chairs and blankets, and come enjoy some free outdoor entertainment!