THE AGAWAM CULTURAL COUNCIL

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- this page last updated on 6/17/18 -
(DON'T MISS this month's notable events at the bottom of the page!)

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News of the GRANT CYCLE for FY-2017/FY-2018
The FY 2018 Grant Application period is now closed.
Grant requests have been considered, and funding determined.
But it's not too early to think about the next grant cycle in October.
Find specific details about the ACC's requirements by clicking on the
"Council Priorities" tab here, or by visiting our "Grants" page.

To view the recipients of our FY-2018 grants, please select the "Funding List" tab on our MCC page, here.
Click here to find general details about the MCC's Grants Program.
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Calling ARTISTS in all fields -- Looking for funding / exposure for your work?
For ArtSake, click here and scroll down to the "Artist News" links.
Or click here to find ideas and opportunities, creative space classifieds, working artist toolkits and more!

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begins July 11th at the beautiful School Street Park!

* * * KIDSFEST starts July 18th! * * *
Come for the Music - the Food - the Raffle Prizes
(with new "doodles"), FREE balloons, giveaways and more!
Check out this year's exciting lineup of outdoor concerts
happening under the stars at School Street Park in Agawam.

<< Click the "SUMMERFEST" link at left, for a list of performers, map and event details,
plus KIDSFEST location and info.

 

 

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ARTS AND CULTURE MAKE ECONOMIC SENSE!
There's an exciting new initiative across the state to prove it --
find details, and what it can mean to our community, here.

(Courtesy: NPR / WAMC )

 

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- MONTHLY MEETINGS -
Watch your Cultural Council in action!
The public is invited to attend -- and participate in -- any
monthly meeting* of the Agawam Cultural Council.

Click here for the 2017/2018 meeting schedule.
(* Public input is restricted only during November grant voting meetings.)

 

Cultural Council events are coming to your TV!
Watch Agawam Public Access Television
( cable Channel 15 )

for recorded versions of past Cultural Council events!

 

 

Together with the Massachusetts Cultural Council, our mission is to promote excellence, access, education and diversity in the arts, humanities, and interpretive sciences, and to bring entertaining and enlightening events to our community.

 

This Month, The ACC RECOMMENDS:

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"Summer movies at the AGAWAM CINEMAS!!"  }
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Visit them here for showtimes, ticket prices and more.
Or you can call their info line at: (413) 285-7162,
sign up for their digital newsletter, or visit Agawam Cinemas on Facebook.
The two theaters have been lovingly restored for first-run films, and more.
( ...and don't miss the special handmade concession treats -- yum! )
Don't forget the AGAWAM CINEMAS, a part of our community!
 

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Look for the Springfield Museums' Museums a la Carte series
of lectures and presentations --
from Society to Science to Sculpture, there's something for everyone!

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Check out the latest Visual Arts Program works by Agawam students
on display in the lobby of the Agawam Post Office, 600 Suffield Street (Rt 75).
The exhibit is changed approximately every six months,
and showcases works in many different media.
Click here for lobby hours and map directions.

Special thanks to Agawam postmaster, Dan Czepial, and Rocky's Hardware for their support!

 

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