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Historian Kathy Flynn speaks Thursday at the Bloomfield Cultural Center

Flynn’s presentation will take place at 6 p.m. on Thursday, March 10 at the Bloomfield Cultural Center, 333 S. 1st St. Free entry. Flynn is executive director of the National New Deal Preservation Association. FARMINGTON — It may have been nearly 100 years since the various programs associated with the New Deal reached their peak, […]

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The True Life Fund movie takes viewers into a culture clash

Many documentaries capture the clash of cultures, often told from a distinctive side. Filmmaker Alex Pritz, who has made a career as a cinematographer filming the most dangerous parts of the world, achieves an incredible feat of immersing audiences in a multitude of perspectives involving the war on Indigenous peoples sanctioned by the Brazilian state […]

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Art galleries and cultural centers devastated by the floods

Art galleries, museums, cultural centers and organizations across Queensland and northern New South Wales have been significantly impacted by the recent and ongoing extreme weather event, many of which have been inundated with water of flood. At its peak, the Wilsons River at Lismore in northern New South Wales peaked at 14.4 metres, causing the […]

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Fighting addiction will cause ‘seismic cultural change’, says UWO police chief

By Miles Maguire Extended insurance to cover treatment. New ways to talk about addiction. Oshkosh residents battling the opioid epidemic say these are some of the steps that can be taken to address the growing problem. But to make real progress, “we need to have a seismic cultural shift in how we think about addiction […]

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Congressman Peter Welch discusses pandemic recovery with Vermont cultural community

Congressman Peter Welch met virtually with leaders of cultural organizations in Vermont on Tuesday to discuss the ongoing impacts and challenges they face as they emerge from the pandemic. The Democratic representative from Vermont was among the earliest and strongest supporters of the Save Our Stages Act to provide federal assistance to cultural organizations during […]

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Boys & Girls Club kids get cultural lessons during Lunar New Year – The Vacaville Reporter

In addition to offering lessons and life skills, the Vacaville Neighborhood Boys & Girls Club also offers seasonal activities and provides opportunities for children to learn about other cultures. Club members received it on Wednesday. A day after the start of the Lunar New Year, the children learned about the traditions of the holiday, enjoyed […]

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Soulsville Foundation and Blues City Cultural Center Receive Grants

The Soulsville Foundation and the Blues City Cultural Center will each receive a $150,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, Congressman Steve Cohen announced Friday. Both are arts education organizations that serve young people in Memphis. Founded in 1998 as the Ewarton Foundation, the Soulsville Foundation is the parent organization of the Stax […]

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New Haven Arts Community Launches Cultural Equity Plan – NBC Connecticut

Putting more artists in the spotlight: That’s the goal of a new cultural equity plan rolled out by the New Haven arts community to get more local artists, from all walks of life, the support they need to flourish. From the grand stages of the International Festival of Arts and Ideas to the Shubert and […]

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The cultural institute receives 100,000 K – Post Courier

BY NELSON JOE The National Cultural Commission has injected 100,000K in cash and in kind to revive existing cultural institutions in the Eastern Highlands Province. The cultural institutions of the province are the National Film Institute and the National Performing Arts Troupe (Raun Raun Theater) based in Goroka and the Provincial Cultural Center based in […]

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The Day – Cultural Coalition Appoints Norwich Arts and Culture Coordinator, Works on ARPA Funding

After a year of working behind the scenes to help arts and cultural organizations devastated by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Southeastern Connecticut Cultural Coalition has appointed an arts and culture coordinator for Norwich and is working with Norwich and other municipalities to administer funding for the American Rescue Plan Act. . Executive Director Wendy Bury […]

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The CreArte Latino cultural center receives a grant from the foundation

SARASOTA, Fla. (CW44 News At 10) – CreArte Latino recently received a grant of $ 29,847 from the William G. and Marie Selby Foundation. According to Carol Fox Hartz, executive director of CreArte Latino, the funds will be used for technical equipment and other performance needs. “Thanks to the generosity of the Selby Foundation, we […]

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Cultural institutions in poor condition | Buckle PNG

The host of three cultural institutions, the National Film Institute, the National Performing Arts Troupe based in Goroka and the Provincial Cultural Center based in Kainantu in the Eastern Highlands province, has not been able to fund these institutions. The executive director of the National Cultural Commission, Steven Kilanda, said if there were funds available, […]

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Christmas gift from the city of the Cultural Recovery Fund

Paul Scott approves of the news. EMN-211220-104805001 The Joseph Banks Center received £ 7,000 and the Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Center in Spilsby £ 184,700 from the Cultural Recovery Fund of English Heritage and the National Lottery Heritage Fund. Paul Scott, administrator and curator of the Sir Joseph Banks Center, which opened in May this year, […]

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A musical celebration of the 20th anniversary • Brooklyn Paper

The Brooklyn-based Asase Yaa Cultural Arts Foundation announcement It was all a dream: a musical, the launch of their 20th anniversary celebration, commemorating twenty years of dance, education and service to local youth and community members in Brooklyn, on Saturday February 12, 2022 at 7 p.m. at BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center, 199 Chambers St., […]

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New Director of Arts and Cultural Affairs appointed in Kingston

Kitt potter KINGSTON – Mayor Steven Noble has appointed Kitt Potter as the new director of arts and cultural affairs. It will begin on January 3, 2022. Potter brings over 20 years of experience in research, strategic planning, resource and program development, and festival / event management. The High Falls resident has been instrumental in […]

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How to celebrate Kwanzaa, a serene cultural festival

Kwanzaa is a cultural festival that celebrates the achievements of Africans and African Americans. Learn how to celebrate Kwanzaa. Photo: Getty Images. Do you crave a calm, non-commercial vacation that helps you reflect on past achievements and prepare for a better future? Then Kwanzaa is a perfect celebration to add to your December traditions. What […]

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Kingston Mayor Steven Noble appoints new director of arts and cultural affairs

Potter kit Kingston Mayor Steven T. Noble has announced the appointment of Kitt Potter as the new Director of Arts and Cultural Affairs. It will begin on January 3, 2022. Potter brings to the City of Kingston’s Office of Arts and Cultural Affairs over 20 years of experience in research, strategic planning, resource and program […]