Jun
19
5:30 PM17:30

Cultural Plan Neighborhood Meet-Up: Reservoir Community Center

Join us for a playfully fun community event where we talk about arts, culture, and environment in Akron! We’ll cover what we have today and what we’d like to see in the future while creating a public art piece that will be displayed in Akron. This event is free and all ages are welcome to attend! 

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Jul
17
2:00 PM14:00

Afternoon Tea at Stan Hywet

Join ArtsNow, the Mayor’s Senior Citizens Commission, and Age Friendly Akron for afternoon tea at the Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens Carriage House Reception Hall. We expect a lively discussion on arts and culture in Akron, after which Stan Hywet and ArtsNow invite you to walk the grounds to explore FUSED, the summer art-in-the-garden event.

This event is free, open to the public, and intended for an age 55+ audience.

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Jul
17
5:00 PM17:00

Artist Focus Group

Calling all local artists: Join ArtsNow for a facilitated discussion on the cultural plan at the Rialto Theater. Discussion will center on your vision for the future of arts and culture in Akron and how the Cultural Plan can help support that vision. Come prepared with your big ideas, desires and wants for the future of arts and culture. Snacks will be provided. 

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May
29
7:00 PM19:00

Artist Information Session

Do you identify as an artist? From visual, dance, and music to photography, theater, textile creatives, please join us! We will be answer questions like “what is a cultural master plan?” and “what does this mean for Akron” with an in-depth information session for the arts, hosted by principal of Designing Local, Josh Lapp.

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