Sussex County Arts & Heritage Council 

Sussex County's 11th Annual Heritage Weekend 2021 

Saturday & Sunday October 9th & 10th

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In cooperation with the New Jersey Senior Citizens Art Show

Enter the 2021 Sussex County Senior Citizens Virtual Art Exhibition!

Open to all artist 60 years and older who are residents of Sussex County.

Entries close September 30 2021. 

$10 each for up to 3 works.

Professional Artists and Nonprofessional Artists will be judged separately in eleven categories. The professional and nonprofessional first place winners in each category will qualify for the 2021New Jersey State Senior Citizens Annual Juried Art Contest & Exhibition in October . 

 Click HERE to see Details and Entry Form.

Use drop-down menu. Choose Num of entries

Number of Entries

SCAHC/RMAA Virtual Exhibition

To view click HERE

SCAHC Officers

Perry Anderson, President 

JoAnne Scheidt, Vice President

Melinda McCoy Miller, Treasurer

Linda Swentzel, Secretary

Members of the Board of Trustees

Amy Fairweather

Maureen Hanifan

Lesley Hodgson

Melodie Novak

Kathy Pope


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         We retain a small part of the funds received from the State of New Jersey to cover the administrative cost of the art and history grant programs. This is nowhere near enough to pay for all the services we provide in Sussex County. For these we must rely on the generosity of our members and supporters. Please help! Any contribution is important and appreciated. No amount is too small. Thank you.

Click "Donate Now" to pay on line

Donations may also be made through the SCAHC office using credit card, check or cash. Checks may be mailed to the SCAHC office at 133 Spring Street, Newton NJ 07860

Covid 19 Pandemic

By order of the Governor of the State of New Jersey the SCAHC gallery is closed and workshops cancelled until further notice. We will reopen the gallery as soon as possible when the public health situation is resolved. At that time we will publish a revised schedule of exhibitions and workshops. 

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 Food Truck and Music Festival

Sussex County Fair Grounds

 37 Plains Road, Augusta, NJ 07822

Saturday, September18th, 2021
11:00 AM—6:30 PM

Click HERE

for Details, Vendor information and Members Portfolios






       A Woman's Journey!          

A Combined Exhibition of the

Sussex County Arts & Heritage Council


Sussex County Branch of AAUW

(American Association of University Women)

Is now Viewable via

YouTube Premiere! 

Use the link below!

               You can watch any time after the premier by using this link.


Sussex County Arts & Heritage Council


Ringwood Manor Association of the Arts

Joint Virtual Exhibition

                                        Click HERE to view

Skylands21 Award winners

Click HERE to view these beautiful works of art.

                   Click HERE to see the complete Exhibition

See the winners HERE

Click HERE to see all Categories


Our Mission

We are a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Our mission is to foster and promote the artistic and cultural vitality of Sussex County. We do this by: 

Managing an art gallery where our members can display and sell their art.

Arranging art exhibits in other local galleries and businesses 

Allocating and administering grant funding provided by the State of New Jersey supporting 16 Sussex County organizations with programs in visual arts, history, music, theater and social welfare.

For more information about SCAHC and how we support the people of Sussex County see about SCAHC


Funding of the Sussex County Arts & Heritage Council has been made available in part by the NJ State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts, through the State/County Partnership Block Grant Program, as administered by the Sussex County Arts & Heritage Council. Additional funding has been made available in part by the New Jersey Historical Commission through the County History Partnership Program, as administered by the Sussex County Arts & Heritage Council. Partial funding provided by the Sussex County Board of Freeholders.

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Sussex County Arts & Heritage Council is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization

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