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Culture Beat Newsletter: April 2012

Contents:
April 12, 2012 Issue
April 20, 2012 Issue
April 26, 2012


 
April 12, 2012 Issue

Culture Outlook thru 4-22

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Slam Poetry Artist Taylor Mali comes to Norfolk Library 4/13 (reservations needed). Click for more info.
CHRONOLOGICAL EVENT LISTINGS
EVENTS BY CATEGORY
EVENTS by TOWN
CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS
OPPORTUNITIES: 
Calls for Artists, Jobs, Funding, Auditions
Other GREAT RESOURCES
Waterbury Travel Examiner
Media Sponsor: Berkshire Home & Style
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CHRONOLOGICAL EVENT LISTINGS
Works by Lisa Keskinen opens at Cornwall Library 4/16; Reception 4/21. Click image for details.
Works by Lisa Keskinen opens at Cornwall Library 4/16; Reception 4/21. Click image for details.
There are FREE events and 
some you can use your 
Take Part Culturecard for 
Council membership discounts.
EVENTS BY CATEGORY
The Fine Arts String Quartet comes to Lakeville 4/13. Click image for details.
The Fine Arts String Quartet comes to Lakeville 4/13. Click image for details.
EVENTS by TOWN
Layered Expressions opens 4/13 in Gaylordsville with works by Ellen Lazarus (this image) and Pamela Hochstetter. Click image details.
Layered Expressions opens 4/13 in Gaylordsville with works by Ellen Lazarus (this image) and Pamela Hochstetter. Click image details.
CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS
Kaleidoscope Making, Soap Making, Knitting and more at Bodhi Tree Gallery in Sharon. Click image for details.
Kaleidoscope Making, Soap Making, Knitting and more at Bodhi Tree Gallery in Sharon. Click image for details.
A wide range of classes and workshops are up-dated regularly. YOU've been meaning to find those lessons you've wished for, so... Or sign up your children, or give a gift of lessons. Take a look today and take that first step.
Some additional NEW Workshops to check out
USE YOUR Arts Council TAKE PART CARD for discounts for some of these great places for learning in the arts: National Guitar Workshop,Washington Art Association, Nutmeg's IMPACT, and Hunt Hill's Silo Cooking School!
OPPORTUNITIES: 
Calls for Artists, Jobs, Funding, Auditions
Rebecca Moore Dance - choreographer is looking for a Collaborating Musician. Click image for details.
Rebecca Moore Dance - choreographer is looking for a Collaborating Musician. Click image for details.
Other GREAT RESOURCES
NEW - Tell YOUR story at myctstory.com: It's a contest with prizes and it's all about promoting the great experiences and lifestyle that CT offers.
The CT Humanities Councilis a wealth of information for cultural non-profits - arts and heritage alike. Just check out their resource page to start with. I borrowed a great book, which they mailed right to me - The New Rules of Marketing and PR.They have a great lending library, so check it out.
Tech Soup - This is a full-service site with low-cost or free technology for your non-profit, as well as articles and research blogs to help you in making technology decisions. We use it! It could help your organization too.
Pro-Bono Partnership - Need Legal guidance for your non-profit, or actual legal action? They offer great workshops for a variety of non-profits too!
The Arts Map - We were just introduced to this and thought it might be cool to go global. Good for artists, especially, and for arts organizations. Check it out.
Useful Links pageon the NW CT Arts Council's website has many more resources as well.
Waterbury Travel Examiner
Another source of info and articles about what's happening in the region. AND another source where you can submit your stories/events.
Click HERE for info.
Media Sponsor: Berkshire Home & Style
Published in the tri-state area, Berkshire Home & Style Magazine is full of interesting articles on the arts and heritage that you can view online. (Click image/logo to access).

Every little bit helps, so please support the many services the Northwest CT Arts Council provides in our 24 towns by becoming a donating member or 
with an extra gift if you are already a member.
and THANK YOU if you have donated recently!
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April 20, 2012 Issue

Your Events and Opportunities through 4/29/12

Better late than never during a busy week!
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Thanks to all who attended the Arts Council's CultureMIX on 4-19 at Cinerom. Check out the photos on the Arts Council's Facebook page!
CHRONOLOGICAL EVENT LISTINGS
EVENTS BY CATEGORY
EVENTS by TOWN
CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS
OPPORTUNITIES: 
Calls for Artists, Jobs, Funding, Auditions
Other GREAT RESOURCES
Waterbury Travel Examiner
Media Sponsor: Berkshire Home & Style
Click the links below and to the left for more info:



CHRONOLOGICAL EVENT LISTINGS
Crescendo presents 20th Century Music Foretold 4/21 & 22 in Lime Rock. Click image for details.
Crescendo presents 20th Century Music Foretold 4/21 & 22 in Lime Rock. Click image for details.
There are FREE events and 
some you can use your 
Take Part Culturecard for 
Council membership discounts.
EVENTS BY CATEGORY
Michael Quadland's exhibit opens at The White Gallery 4/21 in Lakeville. Click image for details.
Michael Quadland's exhibit opens at The White Gallery 4/21 in Lakeville. Click image for details.
EVENTS by TOWN
Katherine Weber - In Memory of All That: George Gershwin, Kay Swift and My Family Legacy of Infidelities - in North Canaan 4/26. Click image details.
Katherine Weber - In Memory of All That: George Gershwin, Kay Swift and My Family Legacy of Infidelities -in North Canaan 4/26. Click image details.
CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS
Photoshop For Artists Workshop - May 5. Click image for details.
Photoshop For Artists Workshop - May 5. Click image for details.
A wide range of classes and workshops are up-dated regularly. YOU've been meaning to find those lessons you've wished for, so... Or sign up your children, or give a gift of lessons. Take a look today and take that first step.
Additional Workshops HERE as well
OPPORTUNITIES: 
Calls for Artists, Jobs, Funding, Auditions
Call for Artists - Kent Art Association. Click image for details.
Call for Artists - Kent Art Association. Click image for details.
Other GREAT RESOURCES
NEW - Tell YOUR story at myctstory.com: It's a contest with prizes and it's all about promoting the great experiences and lifestyle that CT offers.
The CT Humanities Councilis a wealth of information for cultural non-profits - arts and heritage alike. Just check out their resource page to start with. I borrowed a great book, which they mailed right to me - The New Rules of Marketing and PR.They have a great lending library, so check it out.
Tech Soup - This is a full-service site with low-cost or free technology for your non-profit, as well as articles and research blogs to help you in making technology decisions. We use it! It could help your organization too.
Pro-Bono Partnership - Need Legal guidance for your non-profit, or actual legal action? They offer great workshops for a variety of non-profits too!
The Arts Map - We were just introduced to this and thought it might be cool to go global. Good for artists, especially, and for arts organizations. Check it out.
Useful Links pageon the NW CT Arts Council's website has many more resources as well.
Waterbury Travel Examiner
Another source of info and articles about what's happening in the region. AND another source where you can submit your stories/events.
Click HERE for info.
Media Sponsor: Berkshire Home & Style
Published in the tri-state area, Berkshire Home & Style Magazine is full of interesting articles on the arts and heritage that you can view online. (Click image/logo to access).

Every little bit helps, so please support the many services the Northwest CT Arts Council provides in our 24 towns by becoming a donating member or 
with an extra gift if you are already a member.
and THANK YOU if you have donated recently!

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April 26, 2012

Your Events and Opportunities thru 5/6/12

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Artist Reception for "Riding the Ox - Linda Hoffman" at MLT Gallery at Wisdom House paired with Art and Spirituality Forum 4/29 in Litchfield. Click for Details.
CHRONOLOGICAL EVENT LISTINGS
EVENTS BY CATEGORY
EVENTS by TOWN
CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS
OPPORTUNITIES: 
Calls for Artists, Jobs, Funding, Auditions
Other GREAT RESOURCES
Waterbury Travel Examiner
Media Sponsor: Berkshire Home & Style
May Events in Print
Click the links below and to the left for more info:

CHRONOLOGICAL EVENT LISTINGS
Harmonica Master Charlie Musselwhite at Infinity Hall 4/29 in Norfolk . Click image for details.
Harmonica Master Charlie Musselwhite at Infinity Hall 4/29 in Norfolk . Click image for details.
There are FREE events and 
some you can use your 
Take Part Culturecard for 
Council membership discounts.
EVENTS BY CATEGORY
Annual Quilt and Needle Arts Show 4/28-29 in Winchester Center. Click image for details.
Annual Quilt and Needle Arts Show 4/28-29 in Winchester Center. Click image for details.
EVENTS by TOWN
Liz Longly performs in New Hartford 4/28. Click image details.
Liz Longly performs in New Hartford 4/28. Click image details.
CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS
Falls Village Basketry School is offering several sessions on basket making in May. Click image for details.
Falls Village Basketry School is offering several sessions on basket making in May. Click image for details.
A wide range of classes and workshops are up-dated regularly.YOU've been meaning to find those lessons you've wished for, so... Or sign up your children, or give a gift of lessons. Take a look today and take that first step.
Additional Workshops HERE as well
OPPORTUNITIES: 
Calls for Artists, Jobs, Funding, Auditions
Professional Photo Shoot of Art Council Members' Artwork at an affordable price. Click image for details.
Professional Photo Shoot of Art Council Members' Artwork at an affordable price. Click image for details.
Other GREAT RESOURCES
NEW - Tell YOUR story at myctstory.com: It's a contest with prizes and it's all about promoting the great experiences and lifestyle that CT offers.
The CT Humanities Councilis a wealth of information for cultural non-profits - arts and heritage alike. Just check out their resource page to start with. I borrowed a great book, which they mailed right to me - The New Rules of Marketing and PR.They have a great lending library, so check it out.
Tech Soup - This is a full-service site with low-cost or free technology for your non-profit, as well as articles and research blogs to help you in making technology decisions. We use it! It could help your organization too.
Pro-Bono Partnership - Need Legal guidance for your non-profit, or actual legal action? They offer great workshops for a variety of non-profits too!
The Arts Map - We were just introduced to this and thought it might be cool to go global. Good for artists, especially, and for arts organizations. Check it out.
Useful Links pageon the NW CT Arts Council's website has many more resources as well.
Waterbury Travel Examiner
Another source of info and articles about what's happening in the region. AND another source where you can submit your stories/events.
Click HERE for info.
Media Sponsor: Berkshire Home & Style
Published in the tri-state area, Berkshire Home & Style Magazine is full of interesting articles on the arts and heritage that you can view online. (Click image/logo to access).
May Events in Print
Please look for your copy of the NW CT Arts Council's May Event Calendar in this week's 
Lakeville Journal, 
Winsted Journal and 
Litchfield County Times. 
 Next week the Events Calendar will also be available at your local libraries and other local spots.

Every little bit helps, so please support the many services the Northwest CT Arts Council provides in our 24 towns by becoming a donating member or 
with an extra gift if you are already a member.
and THANK YOU if you have donated recently!
connect with us facebook

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