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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Nevada Arts Council is holding local arts town meetings around state
Feb 18, 2014 - Apr 29, 2014
The town meetings offer a chance to have a one-on-one dialogue with Arts Council representatives as they update their current plan, which is then submitted to the National Endowment for the Arts, the agency's national funding source. Southern Nevada meeting, 6-8 pm, Tuesday, April 29 at Winchester Cultural Center, 3130 S McLeod Drive, 702-455-7343. Co-sponsored by Metro Arts Council and Clark County Parks & Recreation Dept.
Save the Date - Quarterly Network Gathering May 7th
May 07, 2014
May 7th from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. there will be a quarterly network gathering for Metro Arts Council members at 2975 S Rainbow Blvd, Suite B, Las Vegas, NV 89146, 702-889-2881.
This network gathering is at Music for Life, with sponsor, Judith Pinkerton. www.music4life.us
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 February 22. 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, they will explore the processes of writing & illustrating. Join other community partners building the event. Go to website for more information.
Quarterly Network Gathering Feb 5, 5:30-7:30pm
Hosted by City of the World Gallery, 1229 S Casino Center. Click here to learn more about this free networking event. Please Join Us!
Las Vegas Valley Meeting: April 29th
Apr 29, 2014
Tuesday, April 29th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Winchester Community Center, 3130 S McLeod Dr., Las Vegas, NV 89121, NAC will have a town meeting.
“We’ve designed the 2014 Arts Town Meeting as an occasion to celebrate community cultural vitality, discuss local challenges, and set cultural priorities for the future; as well as to gather information to update the NAC’s strategic plan,” notes Susan Boskoff, Nevada Arts Council Executive Director. Check the schedule for the dates, times and locations of the Arts Town Meetings, and RSVP for your board, staff, and volunteers. Everyone is invited!
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