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Rockford Area Arts Council
Rockford Area Arts Council

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The Arts Council is guided by the vision of a community in which everyone enjoys and participates in the arts - and a community in which successful artist and arts organizations contribute to the vitality of the economy and quality of life.

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Do you know a young artist who is looking for a meaningful art program this summer? The Arts Council offers FREE, unique art programs for different ages. This summer SPARK! participants will create sculptures that have style and function in our community. Register at https://artsforeveryone.com/summer-programs/

Tuesday, June 8, 2021

What an incredible night the Arts Awards were last week! Congratulations to our amazingly talented artists! You can see the event here https://vimeo.com/559066732VIMEO.COMRockford Area Arts Council Awards 2021The Rockford Area Arts Council held its annual Rockford Area Arts Aw

Saturday, June 5, 2021

Music in the Park is back!WEB-EXTRACT.CONSTANTCONTACT.COM Music in the Park returns to Sinnissippi Music Shell OPENING PERFORMANCE Emily Hurd Thursday, June 10, 2021 7:0

Friday, June 4, 2021

Looking for employment in the Arts? Apply now!CORONADOPAC.ORGEmploymentThe Coronado Performing Arts Center, located in Rockford, IL, opened on October 9, 1927 as an atmospheric style theatre and movie palace.

Friday, June 4, 2021

Sign up for a series with our beloved City of Rockford Poet Laureate Christine SwanbergWOMANSPACE-ROCKFORD.ORGWomanspace - The Complete Poet Series I: Return to the Garden (WRT20-41)

Friday, June 4, 2021

There is still time to register for our FREE Summer Art Programs! SPARK! registration is open for junior high & high school aged students. Visit https://artsforeveryone.com/summer-programs/ to sign up for 4 weeks of mosaic tile sculpture and design with amazing artists at Womanspace of Rockford, IllinoisSpots are limited so register today!

Thursday, June 3, 2021

The Rockford Area Arts Awards

Thursday, May 27, 2021

The Rockford Area Arts Awards (RAAA) is a live-streaming event, May 27th, 5:30-7 p.m., from Veteran's Memorial Hall. The Arts Awards are a celebration of individuals and organizations who have contributed to the enrichment of our Rockford community. Our RAAA sponsors--all dental practices--support the Rockford Area Arts Awards, with the appropriately dubbed theme ‘Smile on the Arts’.

Thursday, May 27, 2021

The Arts Awards are tonight at 6:00 PM! Here are some of the nominees:Bryan XctronoRhiannon YandellIga PuchalskaTamir BellJennifer Kuroda of the Sinnissippi Audobon SocietyBarbara SimonSteve Jones of the Crossroads Blues SocietyWatch the live stream here on FB or on the Arts Council website! It's FREE and Donations are appreciated. ‘No-show’ tickets can be purchased on the Arts Council’s website www.artsforeveryone.comThe Rockford Area Arts Awards 2021 "Smile on the Arts" sponsors include Dr. Zak's Tooth Fairy Castle, Cheng Orthodontics, Moore Dentistry, Katherine F Stewart DDS, Woolery Dental, Hononegah Dental, Burch Dental and Dental Dimensions. Thank you!

Thursday, May 27, 2021

You can watch the Arts Awards right here on Facebook! We are so thrilled to celebrate the arts with such a broad group of nominees! Come celebrate the Arts Awards with us at 6:00 PM on May 27.

Wednesday, May 26, 2021