Tribby Arts Center at Shell Point

Nurturing the Creative Spirit. Engaging the Curious Mind

The Tribby Arts Center is a new world-class hub of creative and cultural activity at Shell Point Retirement Community that is home to theatrical, educational and musical programming.

Shell Point Artists

The 44,000-square-foot Tribby Arts Center boasts a 400-seat auditorium and three art galleries showcasing exciting work from residents as well as regional and national artists. Here, residents discover new opportunities for expression in studios for music, painting, pottery, photography, glass, quilting, crafts, and the performing and literary arts. Visitors can relax in the Tribby Café, reflect in the outdoor sculpture garden, and find something special in Serendipity, the Tribby gift shop.

The Tribby Arts Center includes:


  • Grand Entrance
  • Three art galleries
  • 400-capacity tiered-seating auditorium
  • Practice suites for individual musicians and ensembles
  • Studios for Painting, Photography, Pottery, Quilting, and Textiles
  • Glass and Crafts
  • Sculpture Garden
  • Performing Arts Studio
  • Literary Lounge and Studio
  • Collector's gallery
  • Café
  • Serendipity Gift Shop