THE AGAWAM CULTURAL COUNCIL

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so please refresh these pages often!
- this page last updated on 6/19/17 -
(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
The FY-2017 Grant application period is now closed.
If you applied for a grant, and received notification that your grant
will be receiving funding from the ACC, please click here
to find out what to do next.
Printable reimbursement forms may be found here.

To view the recipients of our FY-2017 grants, please select the "Funding List" tab on our MCC page, here.

It's never to early to think about applying for a FY-2018 grant!
Online applications become available this September 1st.

Find specific details about the ACC's requirements by clicking on the
"Council Priorities" tab here, or by visiting our "Grants" page.

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.
Find ideas, past contacts and opportunities here.

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The 2017 SUMMERFEST Free Outdoor Concert Series begins
Wednesday, July 5th at School Street Park in Agawam!

Great Food! Great Music! Great Fun!
Check out the details, including links to all the performers,
plus maps and directions, by clicking on our "SummerFest" page at left.
 

The Fall date for our Holiday "Plan Your Own Day" bus trip
to New York City has been set!

Click on our "Bus Trips" page for full details.
 

Our 3rd Annual BIG BAND DINNER DANCE was a rousing success!
Click here for pics of the band, and area folks having a great time!
Click here for the Republican article about the event.

(All -- copyrighted by, and found at: MassLIVE.com)
 

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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 2016/2017 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.

 

This Month, The ACC RECOMMENDS:

 

The Agawam Historical and Firehouse Museum, 36 Elm Street,
will be open from 1:00 - 4:00 pm on Sunday, June 25th.

The museum continues to feature a special exhibit celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Eastern States Exposition.
For more information, visit their website here, or follow
the "Agawam Historical Association" on Facebook.

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"Movies are back, 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! )
We congratulate the AGAWAM CINEMAS on their return to the community!
 

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