2011 Programs and Events
Supported by the Arlington Cultural Council

Each year the Arlington Cultural Council awards grants for a wide variety of projects. See what we sponsored last year, and what there is to look forward to later in the fall. You can also learn more about us, and consider joining the Council, at: https://arlingtonculturalcouncil.wordpress.com/

Jan-June:  Le Café Francais Sunday gatherings at Jam ‘n Java

January:  Thompson School 2nd grade field trip to Children’s Museum to see Five Friends from Japan

Jan-March:  Peirce Elementary Author-in-residence program with Julie Hahnke and literacy night

February: Concerts and Master class by Ricardo Odriozola and Einar Rottinger, including performance at the Menotomy Concert series

February: Tuba City cultural trip by youth at First Parish Unitarian church

Spring: Drum workshops for middle schoolers at Arlington Enrichment Collaborative

March:  Sudanese Education Fund Art project

March-June: Our Fragile Earth art exhibit by Gail McCormick at Town Hall

April: The Silly Laughing Musical Fun Poetry Show at Robbins Library

May: Sol y Canto musical performance for all Arlington 4th grades

July: Kamishibai performances presented at 2 Arlington schools and the Waldo Park Neighborhood Picnic

June:  Meet Eleanor Roosevelt, at the Arlington Senior Center

July and August – Shakespeare in the Park – Revitalized, at Spy Pond and at Robbins Farm

October 16, 2011: “Off the Walls” a concert with Shari Craig and Sarah Newcomb at Robbins Library

Dates to be announced:
Fall 2011:  Concert and CD release by Celtic artist Aine Minogue, at Robbins Library
November-December – Simba Masai performance at Arlington Schools

The ACC’s next set of grants will be awarded for projects in 2012. Grant applications will be due October 15. For more information, please check our website.