Galleries & Theaters

elkton station art gallery
  • White ceramic sculpture.
  • Self-portrait of a woman.
  • Geometric sculpture.
  • Self-portrait of a man.
  • Ceramic fairy sculpture with chains.
  • Painting of a paintbrush.
  • Three ceramic sculptures of different heights.
  • Black and white photograph of a dandelion.

Art Galleries

Our mission is to provide meaningful educational experiences with the visual arts through professional, emerging, and student exhibitions. Cecil’s art galleries present opportunities to inspire, create and achieve.

Check out our gallery exhibit schedule below. For more information about upcoming exhibits, performances, and more, visit us on Facebook, take a look at our brochure, or check out our Flickr​ for our online exhibit space.

To subscribe to our newsletter for more information about upcoming exhibits and more, please send an email to cecilcollegeart@nullcecil.edu.

Elkton Station Gallery

Address/Hours: Visit the Elkton Station page for location info and current hours for the gallery.

A key participant in the Elkton Arts and Entertainment District and the First Friday Arts Loop, the Elkton Station Gallery features monthly art exhibits and special events featuring professional and student exhibitions. In December and May, Art majors in Professional Portfolio Production present collections of their work through Capstone Exhibits at the Elkton Station Gallery.

For more information about First Friday events, visit Elkton Arts & Entertainment on Facebook.

Pottery Sales

Each semester, students participate in the Art and Design Exhibit & Pottery Sale. Ceramics students help organize and create artwork for the pottery sales, which are held in conjunction with the Art and Design Student Exhibits opening receptions at the Elkton Station Gallery. Proceeds from the pottery and gallery sales benefit art students.

Exhibit Calendar

Date and Time Show Information

Opens August 5, 2022

Reception Friday, September 2, 5–7:30 pm

Runs through November 15, 2022

Cecil College Faculty, Staff, and Alumni Spotlight

This exhibition celebrates the diverse backgrounds, media, technique, and personalities of the Cecil College Family. Work includes that of our esteemed faculty, dedicated staff, and accomplished alumni.

Opens December 2, 2022

Reception Friday, December 2, 5–8 pm

Runs through January 12, 2023

Art and Design Student Exhibit & Pottery Sale

Drawings, paintings, designs, sculptures and ceramics will be on display at the Art and Design Student Exhibit. This year’s exhibit highlights pieces selected by the art faculty and represents the range of work being created in the program. Proceeds from the pottery and gallery sales benefit art students.

Opens February 3, 2023

Reception, Friday, February 3, 5–8 pm

Runs through February 21, 2023

Lifelong Learning Exhibit

This exhibit will feature artwork from the Lifelong Learning Program at Cecil College. This mixed media exhibit was created by artists of all ages.

Milburn Stone Gallery

Address: 1 Seahawk Dr. North East, MD 21901
Hours: Tuesday and Thursday, 10 am – 2 pm; Wednesday and Friday, 12–4 pm
Additional Hours: The gallery is also open to the public 3 hours before scheduled performances at the Milburn Stone Theatre.

Designed to enhance cultural awareness and to serve as an educational tool, the exhibits provide original works for viewing by students, professionals and the public.

Exhibit Calendar

Date and Time Show Information

Opens September 10, 2022

Reception Friday, October 7, 6–8 pm

Runs through October 16, 2022

Jo Pinder: Landscapes of a Mind and Place

A tribute to teachers and mentors from fifty years of art instruction.

Opens October 28, 2022

Reception Friday, October 28, 6–8 pm

Runs through December 18, 2022

The Journey Back

Sisters Jane and Nancy Kavannagh reflect on loss, grief, and play through both collaborative and individual artworks. Both artists were inspired to recall difficult life events during the pandemic. The exhibition, as Jane puts it, is their "journey back from grief and into playfulness."

Two performers on stage.

Performing Arts Theaters

Milburn Stone Theatre

Address: 1 Seahawk Dr. North East, MD 21901
Box Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 10:00 am – 7:00 pm

The Milburn Stone Theatre at Cecil College is proactive in fostering and supporting excellence, education and appreciation of the arts, while striving at all times to become the premier theatrical house in the region for our audience, whatever their age or interests.

Theater, music, dance and art are proudly brought to Cecil County by the Milburn Stone Theatre. The Milburn Stone is the leading performing arts theater serving the northeast region of Maryland, conveniently located off exit 100B of I-95.

For more information about upcoming shows or to buy tickets, visit milburnstone.com.

Performing Arts Hall

Address: 107 Railroad Ave. Elkton, MD 21921

At Cecil College, our vision for the arts is to present opportunities to inspire, create and achieve. A key participant in the Elkton Arts and Entertainment District, the Elkton Station Performing Arts Hall features music and theatre performances, guest artists and special events. On nearly every weekend, you can find extraordinary performances by faculty, students, community members, and visiting artists.

See upcoming events for the Performing Arts Hall at Elkton Station.