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Apply NOW for up to $10,000!!! Deadline April 9th.815CRT is announcing the opening of a final round of Emerging Needs grants. This round is focused on providing operating support for arts organizations which have been impacted by the pandemic. Arts orgs in Boone, Ogle, Stephenson, and Winnebago Counties can learn more and access the application at the link below. Funding for this round of 815CRT- ART grants is provided thanks to the Kjellstrom Family Foundation. Previous grant cycles have been funded by donations from community members and corporate support made to the United Way of Rock River Valley Emerging Needs fund, contributions from the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois and Kjellstrom Family Foundation, and distributions from the Illinois COVID-19 Relief Fund. Learn more about 815CRT at http://815crt.org

Friday, April 2, 2021

Monday, April 127 - 8PM Live Virtual Event!Register through the page below!https://services.rockfordpubliclibrary.org/event/5016594

Friday, April 2, 2021

Calling all galleries and venues interested in participating in Spring ArtScene: Applications are due April 2nd! Spring ArtScene dates are Friday, April 23rd, 5-9 PM and Saturday, April 24th, 4-9 PM.Application Link: https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx...

Saturday, March 27, 2021

The exhibit, “Heroes of American Women’s Voting Rights“ is displayed at the City of Rockford - City Hall now through April 17. The paintings, created by League of Women Voters of Greater Rockford Illinois member Janie Wilson-Cook, depicts a series of portrait paintings of women instrumental in the acquisition of women’s voting rights in 1920. The exhibit sponsored by Rock Valley College Women’s History and PAIC is open to the public during the City Hall’s operational hours. All viewers must wear a mask.

Friday, March 26, 2021

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Friday, March 26, 2021

Calling all galleries and venues interested in participating in Spring ArtScene: Applications are due April 2nd! Spring ArtScene dates are Friday, April 23rd, 5-9 PM and Saturday, April 24th, 4-9 PM.Application Link: https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx...

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Local Pairings happening tomorrow at 6:00pm. Contact the Rockford Symphony Orchestra for more information.

Local Pairings happening tomorrow at 6:00pm. Contact the Rockford Symphony Orchestra for more information.

Local Pairings happening tomorrow at 6:00pm. Contact the Rockford Symphony Orchestra for more information.

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Attention arts organizations! 815CRT is announcing the opening of a final round of Emerging Needs grants. This round is focused on providing operating support for arts organizations which have been impacted by the pandemic. Arts orgs in Boone, Ogle, Stephenson, and Winnebago Counties can learn more and access the application at the link below. Funding for this round of 815CRT- ART grants is provided thanks to the Kjellstrom Family Foundation. Previous grant cycles have been funded by donations from community members and corporate support made to the United Way of Rock River Valley Emerging Needs fund, contributions from the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois and Kjellstrom Family Foundation, and distributions from the Illinois COVID-19 Relief Fund. Learn more about 815CRT at http://815crt.org

Friday, March 19, 2021

Experience India is live now! Womanspace of Rockford, Illinois and Jhoole are hosting their second annual “Experience India” fundraising event, inviting you to support our collaboration for women’s empowerment.Click here!

Monday, March 15, 2021

Spring ArtScene Cancelled

Spring ArtScene Cancelled

Spring ArtScene Cancelled

Friday, March 13, 2020