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DCC Increases Outreach

Delta Cultural Center - Friday, June 09, 2017

The Delta Cultural Center (DCC) was established in 1990 and was charged with preserving, interpreting, and presenting the heritage of the Arkansas Delta. As the only museum of the Department  ... Read More

DCC to Host Day Camp

Delta Cultural Center - Thursday, May 11, 2017

Have you ever wondered what life was like 150 years ago? The Delta Cultural is offering a Delta Days Day Camp that will include games, activities, and crafts from this bygone era. The day cam ... Read More

Erica Campbell to Headline 2017 Gospel Fest

Delta Cultural Center - Thursday, May 04, 2017

The 17th Annual Arkansas Delta Family Gospel Fest, held each May at the Cherry Street Pavilion, features the finest local, regional and national gospel performers. This year’s event will be  ... Read More

Elaine Massacre of 1919

Delta Cultural Center - Thursday, April 06, 2017

One of the worst assaults on African Americans in our country’s history will be the focus of an upcoming program sponsored by the Delta Cultural Center. Reflection and Reconciliation: The Ela ... Read More

Catfish Farming in the Delta

Delta Cultural Center - Thursday, April 06, 2017

One of the Delta’s most familiar products, catfish, is the focus of an upcoming exhibit at the Delta Cultural Center, opening Saturday, April 1. On the Pond is the result of a research projec ... Read More

Poetry Reading & Book Signing

Delta Cultural Center - Friday, February 24, 2017

The Delta Cultural Center will host a poetry reading by Terry Minchow-Proffitt on Thursday, March 16.Minchow-Proffitt is a product of the Arkansas Delta, and his newest book, Chicken Train: Poem ... Read More

E.C. Morris' Centennial

Delta Cultural Center - Friday, February 24, 2017

E.C. Morris, long-time pastor of the historic Centennial Baptist Church in Helena, will be the focus of a program presented by the Delta Cultural Center on Thursday, March 9, Department of Arkan ... Read More

DCC Sponsors Warfield Concert

Delta Cultural Center - Tuesday, February 07, 2017

The Delta Cultual Center is proud to sponsor the upcoming Warfield Concert. The Vienna Boys Choir is performing at the beautiful St. John's Episcopal church on Tuesday, February 7. The concer ... Read More

Entries for Youth Art Competition Now Being Accepted

Delta Cultural Center - Tuesday, February 07, 2017

The Delta Cultural Center announces that entries for their annual Blues Heritage Youth Art Competition are now being accepted. Students are encouraged to create art work that expresses  ... Read More

DCC Presents "Voices From the Delta"

Delta Cultural Center - Monday, January 30, 2017

The Delta Cultural Canter announces a series of educational programs during the month of February entitled,” Delta Days 2017: Voices from the Delta.” S. Juain Young and Artists United will pr ... Read More