Welcome to Snow Pond Center for the Arts, Maine’s premier arts education center in Sidney Maine. We are located in the picturesque Belgrade Lakes region and on the shore of Messalonskee Lake (aka Snow Pond), the campus has been the home of the internationally known New England Music Camp (NEMC) since 1937.
NEMC has had a positive and lasting impact on the lives of thousands of young men and women. Snow Pond Center for the Arts preserves and enriches this camp experience for future generations while expanding into a dynamic year round arts education center and performance center for Maine’s youth, artists and educators.
The campus also serves as a community center and offers space for business meetings, conferences, events, and recreation. Snow Pond Center for the Arts has a notable impact on education, arts and culture, and the economy of Central Maine with its’ mission of – “Creating a more vibrant community through arts education”.
Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm