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Kent Arts Commission

 

Summer Art Exhibit

 

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Call to Artists:  2015 Kent Summer Art Exhibit & Purchase Awards

 

Open to Artists residing in Washington State

Spotlight Series

 

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Shining a light on the best entertainment!

 

A performance series that has something for the entire family.

 

 

 

 

Kent Cornucopia Days 5k

 

  PC078690       Be a part of the Cornucopia Days festivities!  Perfect for your first time or seasoned runners.  Walkers welcome.  Saturday, July 11 at Three Friends Fishing Hole.

 

 

Fourth of July Splash

 

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Celebrate Independence Day with your family and friends at Lake Meridian Park. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 Dream Kent

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One dream shared, millions inspired

Dream Kent, an interactive mural of thoughts and dreams from those in Kent.

 www.mydream.is/kent

Centennial Center Gallery

 

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Spring Exhibit

 

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Exhibit Dates: Friday, January 9 – Friday, February 27, 2015 

 

Exhibiting artists: Molly Magai and Suze Woolf 

 

 

 

 

Give Me Culture

 

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NEW! Give Me Culture Grant Overview

The City of Kent Arts Commission’s “Give Me Culture” program offers small, flexible grants to individuals, organizations and community groups for arts and culture projects and events that serve the general public in Kent. Awards are intended to broaden participation in, and showcasing of, arts and culture activities, especially by ethnically diverse or underserved communities.

• $1,000 award maximum
• No deadline: Applications will be reviewed as they are received, year-round (must be received at least two months before the start of the project or event date)

 

More information 

 

 

Youth Arts Programs

 

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Kent Kids' Arts Day and Kent Student Art Exhibit.  Two youth arts programs that are designed to celebrate the creativity of young artists.  Both activities take place in March as a part of National Youth Arts Month. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Community Arts Support Program 

 

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The City of Kent Arts Commission’s Community Arts Support Program provides financial support for arts projects by arts and cultural organizations, community service groups and individual artists. The program is designed to encourage, develop and support community arts programming that serves the general public in the Kent area. 

 

Applications are due Friday, October 17, 2014 

More information 

 

 

  

Contact: (253) 856-5050, artscommission@kentwa.gov