Metro Arts Council is a non-profit, coordinating body representing the arts and culture, organized to encourage and strengthen the cultural life of Southern Nevada, and to further the development and appreciation of the arts. It serves as an information outlet; an advocacy voice representing the arts and culture; an umbrella for arts groups or projects needing fiscal sponsorship; a convener for professional arts networking and training; and a research agency to identify needs and follow trends in the arts and culture.
What art offers is space - a certain breathing room for the spirit.
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Clark County Artists Guild - Meeting open to all
Dec 11, 2013
Guild members and guests are welcome to attend the monthly meeting 6pm-8:30pm on the second Wed. of each month at Total Wine & More in Boca Park, 730 S. Rampart Blvd, Las Vegas.
Social time - 6pm, meeting starts at 6:30pm, followed by raffle, guest speaker and demonstration, networking.
Zap 5 Artists Are Painting Now!
Zap 5 Artists are painting on-location around Desert Breeze Park (see map for locations) & you can follow their progress. The paint period continues through the month of November, with an Unveiling Open House to be held at the Desert Breeze Community Center, 8275 Spring Mountain Rd, 89117, on December 11th, 6:30-8:30pm. Join us & celebrate public art in the making! Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 702-249-2678 for questions.
Love for Literacy Festival has a contact website.
Local author Dana Satterwhite & illustrator Joseph Watson have teamed up with Metro Arts to expand the Love for Literacy annual festival, held in February. Dana & Joseph are the creators of the popular Go, Go, Greta children's book series. Love for Literacy focuses on the value of literacy for children, preschool & elementary ages. Through activities & games, children explore the processes of writing & illustrating. The festival includes several community partners. Go to website for more information.
Dec 12, 2013 - Dec 14, 2013
This year's theme for WinterFest celebration will be An Old-Fashioned Christmas Delight. The event will feature a bariety of family-friendly activities including an official tree lightning ceremony with Santa Claus, gingerbread house displays, roaming performances and an evening light parade.
Admission for all activities is complimentary,.
"The Taming of the Shrew" at CSN Campus
Feb 03, 2014 - Feb 14, 2014
This special 80-minute performance of the Utah Shakespeare Festival's traveling education production will be staged at 9:30 a.m. on Feb. 3-7 & Feb. 11-14 in the Nichols J. Horn Theatre on the CSN's Cheyenne campus. The cost is $5 per student. Advance reservations are required. For info: 702-651-4720 or csn.edu/pac.
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