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New Exhibit Features Rarely Seen Items

Delta Cultural Center - Wednesday, July 12, 2017

The Delta Cultural Center opened a new exhibit entitled, “Special Presentation: Out of the Dark and Into the Limelight,” on July 6 at the DCC’s Visitors Center, 141 Cherry Street. This specia ... Read More

New Exhibit To Feature Rarely Seen Artifacts

Delta Cultural Center - Thursday, June 29, 2017

The Delta Cultural Center will open a new exhibit entitled, “Special Presentation: Out of the Dark and Into the Limelight,” on July 6 at the DCC’s Visitors Center, 141 Cherry Street. This spe ... Read More

Civil War Weapon Demonstration

Delta Cultural Center - Thursday, June 29, 2017

Plans are underway to observe the 154th anniversary of the Battle of Helena which was fought on July 4, 1863. The observance will take place on July 4 at Fort Curtis, 350 Columbia St., from 9 ... Read More

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