Life Drawing with Nancy Cockerham

Classes are on Mondays, 5:30-7:30pm from Sept 10 – Oct 15, 2018.

HeartMath® in the Galleries

Come learn more about how an intuitive heart guides you to Stress Free Living in the calming and inviting space of our galleries. During these quarterly sessions,  Kelly Andrews teaches basic emotional tracking techniques and simple breathing practices that will help shift your inner state to one of peace and stillness even in the midst of […]

The Art of Film: Songs From the Second Floor

Join us for our monthly film screening series featuring the best in internationally-renowned independent and arts-related movies- The Art of Film. The Art of Film presents a forum for appreciating movies as an art form. With audience Q&A and talkback sessions with film directors and faculty from Florida Southern College following each screening, this unique Polk Museum […]

Ballet Placement Class

New students of ages 7 and up who have had at least 1 year of ballet need to take a ballet placement class on either August 6 or 7 at one of the following times: 4-5pm for ages 7-11. 5-6pm for ages 12+. Bring pointe shoes if applicable.

Open House/Fall Class Registration

Come meet the professional faculty at Florida Theatre. See the facility and check out the fall schedule. New students ages 3 through 6 can also register on that day. Fall classes begin on Monday, August 13.

The Art of Film: Finding Vivian Maier

FINDING VIVIAN MAIER, MALOOF, JOHN AND CHARLIE SISKEL, 2013.

Join us for our monthly film screening series featuring the best in internationally-renowned independent and arts-related movies- The Art of Film. The Art of Film presents a forum for appreciating movies as an art form. With audience Q&A and talkback sessions with film directors and faculty from Florida Southern College following each screening, this unique Polk Museum […]

Summer Art Camp Session 4

See Museum website for pricing.

Air National Guard Band of the South

The Air National Guard Band of the South will perform a free concert at Florida Southern College in Branscomb Auditorium on Thursday, June 28, 2018 at 7:30pm. The Air National Guard Band of the South supports the total Air Force and Air National Guard mission in war and peace by inspiring patriotism and fostering a […]

The Art of Film – Hide Your Smiling Faces

A monthly film screening series featuring the best in internationally-renowned independent and arts-related movies- The Art of Film. The Art of Film presents a forum for appreciating movies as an art form. With audience Q&A and talkback sessions with film directors and faculty from Florida Southern College following each screening, this unique Polk Museum series will entertain, […]

The Von Wagner Code

A unique exhibition inspired by the rediscovery of a damaged, lost painting on the Florida Southern College campus. Regular Hours: Tuesday through Saturday, 10am to 5pm Sunday, 1 to 5pm Summer Hours (June 1 through Labor Day): Tuesday through Saturday, 10am to 5pm Closed Sunday, Monday and major holidays including December 24, 25, and 31 and January 1. […]

Polk Arts Alliance

PO Box 727 Bartow, FL 33831-0727 director@polkarts.org (863) 804-0494