Wyoming Arts Council

You're invited to pre-Summit workshop on arts-based development in the West

This e-mail invitation comes from wyomingarts’ colleague Randy Oestman: Greetings Everyone,I’m hoping you might be able to spread the word on this Pre-Summit Workshop I am putting together. Anyone may attend free regardless of attending the WAC Arts Summit.Pre-Summit Workshop“Creating and Sustaining Arts Based Development in the Rural West”Facilitated by Dan WecksWednesday September 23, 2009Location:
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Call for entries: Serendipity Poets anthology

Ed Warsaw dropped into WAC HQ today to talk about poetry.He’s been shepherding the publication of the Serendipity Poets annual anthology for a lot of years. He’s now seeking submissions for the 14th annual edition. So, please submit poems in all forms, 32 lines or less, geared for a general audience (G-rated) to:Serendipity Poets415 W.
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RSVP WAC to attend sessions on grants training and creating arts-based communities

The Wyoming Arts Council requests that people interested in attending its Sept. 23 pre-conference sessions at the Arts Summit send in their RVSPs by 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 16. A grants training session will be held from 2-4 p.m. on Sept. 23 at the Wyoming Arts Council conference room. This free session will be
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Cheyenne Little Theatre Players Event

Dates: Friday, September 11 2009,Time : 7:30pmLocation: Historic Atlas TheatreMORE: Strong Language and Adult Themes. Not suitable for children!

Marilyn Miller artist reception tonight at the Y

Not sure what to do on a Friday evening in Cheyenne? Drop by the Cheyenne Family YMCA from 5-6 p.m. for a reception for artist Marilyn Miller. Her work is on display (and for sale) through the end of September. You don’t have to be a YMCA member to attend. Refreshments served, and it’s free.
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Buffalo Bill Art Show &Sale

September 22, 23, 24, 25Buffalo Bill Art Show & Sale Exhibition (8 a.m. – 5 p.m.)Buffalo Bill Historical Center John Bunker Sands Photography Gallery. Free to the public. September 24, 25Buffalo Bill Art Show & Sale Artist DemonstrationsParticipating artists are placed in one of the following locations: Big Horn Galleries, Buffalo Bill Historical Center, Cody
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Buffalo Bill Art Show &Sale

September 22, 23, 24, 25Buffalo Bill Art Show & Sale Exhibition (8 a.m. – 5 p.m.)Buffalo Bill Historical Center John Bunker Sands Photography Gallery. Free to the public. September 24, 25Buffalo Bill Art Show & Sale Artist DemonstrationsParticipating artists are placed in one of the following locations: Big Horn Galleries, Buffalo Bill Historical Center, Cody
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Anne and Pete Sibley perform this weekend at Pickamania in Silver City, N.M.

Anne and Pete Sibley of Jackson will be one of thirteen musical groups performing this weekend at the second annual Pickamania in Gough Park in Silver City, N.M. Performances begin at 6 p.m. today (Friday) and are free and open to the public. Here’s more from an article in the Silver City Sun-News: Wyoming’s Anne
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Postmark deadline for Blanchan/Doubleday writing awards is Oct. 30

The postmark deadline for applications to the Neltje Blanchan and Frank Nelson Doubleday Memorial Writing Awards is Friday, Oct. 30, 2009. The $1,000 Blanchan Award is given to a writer whose work, in any literary genre, is inspired by nature. The $1,000 Doubleday Award is given to the best manuscript submitted by a woman author.
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"Jukeboxes & Jackalopes" — the photographic companion

Writer Julianne Couch and photographer Ronald Hansen dropped by the Arts Council this afternoon to show off their new book. “Jukeboxes & Jackalopes: A Photographic Companion to Wyoming Bars & Backways” was hot off the presses when Julianne and Ron sidled into the WAC. The large format book features Ron’s color photos of the state’s
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