The American Gothic House Center will be open regular hours Saturday 10am-5pm and Sunday 1-4pm. The center will also be open on Labor Day from 1-4 pm!
Also, this weekend is the last weekend that the Pitchfork Pie Stand will be open for the season! The stand will be open 12-5 pm on Saturday and Sunday, but not open on Labor Day. Beth will have the stand open for “Pumpkin Pie Palooza” October 29th to coincide with the Halloween party at the American Gothic House Center!
Also, this weekend is Walk on Art Street in Ottumwa! There will be 65 artists selling their works, entertainment on the Central Park Stage, and children’s activities. The event runs from 10am-4pm on 3rd Street by Central Park. The American Gothic House Center will be there at a booth with the Ottumwa Area Arts Council, so stop by and see us! We will have the American Gothic face cut-out for photo ops as well!
American Gothic House Center
The American Gothic House Center strives to become financially independent through gift shop revenue, sponsorships, and by establishing an endowment fund. Funds raised in this campaign will be used to match the Iowa Cultural Trust Endowment Challenge Grant and will become endowment funds to support the Center's annual operations. As a subscriber to the weekly newsletter, you have already shown support for the American Gothic House Center. I invite you to strengthen your role in the valuable experience we provide the community by making a contribution to our fund drive. Click here to give your tax deductible gift, or head to our website for more information. Thank you to all who have donated so far!