Events

Professional Artist Forum

Thursday, October 25
12:30 – 2 p.m.
Reynolds Meeting Room, George Reynolds Branch Library
3595 Table Mesa Dr., Boulder 80305
Join other creative colleagues, and professional performing and visual artists for the 3rd Professional Artist Forum of 2018.
This meeting will be in opportunity to discuss findings from the Artist Census and Focus Groups, conclusions of our Cultural Plan refresh, and a discussion on opportunities to collaborate with community organizations to bring artists together. Your voice is important! Please join us.
Light snacks will be provided. Free. Please RSVP to RSVP@bouldercolorado.gov.

Public Art Soiree

Join us to celebrate new Creative Neighborhood murals and public sculpture!
Friday, November 2
4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Elks Park (3995 28th St., Boulder, CO), guided tours will leave from the park at 5:00 p.m.

All are invited to a gathering at Elks Park to dedicate a new sculpture installation by Erick Johnson and commemorate ten new murals recently installed throughout Boulder as part of the Creative Neighborhoods Mural Program. Meet the artists behind the creativity! Guided bus and bike tours will leave from the park at 5:00 p.m. to visit mural installations throughout the city. This event is free and open to the public, but RSVP is required. Please email publicart@bouldercolorado.gov with either BUS or BIKE and how many participants will be joining in the subject line. Bike participants must provide their own bicycles. Light refreshments will be provided.

Dance is for Every Body! Showcase

Grace Studios pre professional company

Saturday, November 3, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday, November 4, 1 – 5 p.m.
Canyon Theater, Boulder Public Library Main Branch, 1001 Arapahoe Avenue

The annual Dance is for Every Body! Showcase is a testament to the amazing range of dance in our area. Dancers, dance companies, studios, and schools have 5-15 minute time slots to show finished work, work-in-progress, structured improvisations, lecture demonstrations, or offer a mini-class with audience participation. The showcase began at the Boulder Dance Alliance’s Space for Dance and has been a part of the community since the early 1990’s. For more information, contact Dance Bridge Coordinator, Mary Wohl Haan, dancebridge@boulderlibrary.org.

For the full schedules click here.

Nonprofit Learning Lab Online Conference

November 15, 2018 
The Office of Arts and Culture is offering FREE registration to the upcoming Nonprofit Learning Lab Online Conference on branding, fundraising, marketing, and volunteer management. Workshop descriptions can be found here. To register contact Lauren Click at clickl@boulderlibrary.org.

2019 Cultural Grants Program Information Session

Tuesday, November 27 at 4 p.m.
Boulder Creek Room, Boulder Public Library Main Branch, 1001 Arapahoe Avenue
The Office of Arts and Culture is hosting an introductory session on how to apply for the 2019 grants. The session will include a conversation with an Arts Commissioner and panel member to answer questions about their decision-making process. Organizations or individuals who plan to apply for grants this year can learn more about these sessions and the grants program by visiting the website boulderarts.com/grants. Information on the 2019 grants will be available after November 15, 2018. RSVP to clickl@boulderlibrary.org.

2019 Cultural Grants Program Information Session

Tuesday, December 4, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Carsen Theater, The Dairy Arts Center, 2590 Walnut Street
The Office of Arts and Culture is hosting an introductory session on how to apply for the 2019 grants. The session will include a conversation with an Arts Commissioner and panel member to answer questions about their decision-making process. Organizations or individuals who plan to apply for grants this year can learn more about these sessions and the grants program by visiting the website boulderarts.com/grants. Information on the 2019 grants will be available after November 15, 2018. RSVP to clickl@boulderlibrary.org.