The mission of the Community Arts Association in Newton County is to encourage youth and adults in the community to participate in the arts both as audience and as artists and to present world-class artists to all the citizens of this area.
The Arts Association in Newton County is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dependent on corporate, foundation, and individual donors to provide quality arts programming and education. Serving Newton County for over 30 years, the organization now serves 8 counties and over 50 schools through its Young Artists Programs and concerts, becoming a regional provider of the arts. Young Artist Programs include Covington Regional Ballet Company and School, Oxford Singers, Oxford Acting Company, Newton County Youth Strings, and several summer camps and classes. Additional community programs and events include Newton County Community Band, Live at Lunch concerts on the Square, Live at Legion Concerts, Theatre Covington and True Colours Youth Art Exhibit.