The Windham Regional Arts Council is a vibrant Community Arts organization, founded in 1983. We are an all-volunteer organization, serving Eastern Connecticut. We are always growing, and membership is open to all. We regularly host art exhibitions for our many member artists and photographers. We continue our commitment to our community schools to deliver arts experiences to young people. Search this site for membership information and view our newsletter, Art Spectrum, published 3x annually.



Performers from the 35th Annual Young Artists Music Competition, held on 

December 5, 2021 at the Burton Leavitt Theater, Willimantic

Bringing Arts to the Community since 1983

Windham Regional Arts Council

Congratulations to the Winners!


Grades 7 - 9 Wind / Strings / Piano

1st Prize:   Mindy Zhao, Violin 


Grades 10 - 12 Vocalists

1st Prize:    Morgan Hrymack


Grades 10 - 12 Wind / Strings / Piano

1st Prize (Tie)   Cormac Nielsen, Alto Sax

                         Shirah Mark, Flute


Special Awards:

Patricia Bellingham Piano Prize: Jayda McKerley

Marielena McDevitt Memorial Vocal Award: Morgan Hrymack

Edward Gerry String Prize: Mindy Zhao

Edward Gerry Wind Prize: Cormac Nielsen

Grand Prize Willimantic Orchestra Soloist: Shirah Mark