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2017-2018 COMMUNITY ARTS & CULTURE GRANTS AWARDED

Hillsboro, Oregon. Since 2008, the City of Hillsboro has supported the local arts and cultural community through the Hillsboro Arts & Culture Council’s (HACC) grant program. For the 2017-2018 grant submission period, HACC received twenty-nine proposals with over $106,000 in requests. HACC grants provide much needed funds for arts programs, capacity-building and core operating support. According to Melissa Moore, the Community Arts Program Supervisor, “with these funds, groups pay local

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Echoes of Light – Westside Artist Guild in Beaverton July 2017

•Seven local landscape artists from Westside Artist Guild, a plein air art critique group, will be featured on Art On Broadway’s guest artist wall for the month of July. •The seven guild artists exhibiting their work for this show are: Bev Kindley, George Schweser, Jeanne Cuddeford, Kathy Pugh, Michele Bufton, Patty McMahan, and Taylor Mason. •The exhibit opens Wednesday, July 5th and ends Saturday, July 29, 2017. The public is

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Broadway Street Festival Brings Food, Crafts and Live Music to Downtown Beaverton

BEAVERTON, Ore. – The Broadway Street Festival is right around the corner. Don’t miss an afternoon of street vendors, food, arts, crafts and music presented by Bob Lanphere’s Beaverton Kia in partnership with the City of Beaverton and the Beaverton Downtown Association. The festival will be held on Saturday, June 24, from 3 to 8 p.m. in downtown Beaverton. This year’s festival has been expanded to three city blocks, spanning SW

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Apply now for local authors book fair in West Linn

Applications are now being accepted from authors that want to take part in The Local Authors’ Book Fair, 2017. There is no charge to participate in this event, but vendors must provide their own 10×10 tent or large umbrella to protect themselves from the elements. Admission to the fair is free to the public. “LOCAL AUTHORS BOOK FAIR, 2017″ When: Sunday, August 13th, 2017 Time: 10:00am to 3:00 pm Where:

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Village Gallery of Arts July 2017 Events

Village Gallery is a non-profit, cooperative gallery in operation since 1963. 12505 NW Cornell Road, Portland, OR 97229, next to the Cedar Mill Library Hours: Monday – Saturday 10 am – 4 pm; Sunday 12 pm – 4 pm www.villagegalleryarts.org 503-644-8001    JULY SHOW Reception:  Sunday, July 9, from 2:00 – 4:00 PM Join us for refreshments and to meet the featured artists. FEATURED ARTIST – FRAN GILLELAND After retiring

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Suburban Oregon Theatre Wades Calmly Into The National Shakespearean Fray

گل رز با هر اسم دیگری هنوز بوی دلنشینی دارد. A Rose By Any Other Name Would Smell As Sweet: Suburban Oregon Theatre Wades Calmly Into The National Shakespearean Fray Hillsboro, OR – In the wake of The Public Theater’s politically charged Julius Caesar, in which a Trumpian-clad Caesar faces the assassin’s daggers, death threats are being levelled against Shakespeare-producing theaters across America. In Boston, Massachusetts, New York, and Texas,

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New study shows the nonprofit arts generate more than $21 million annually in Washington County

Washington County’s nonprofit arts and culture sector generates $21 million in economic activity and supports 942 jobs annually according to a study released this week HILLSBORO, OR — It’s not just entertainment; it’s business. A new study reveals that the nonprofit arts and culture industry in Washington County, Oregon generates more than $21 million in annual economic activity —supporting 942 full-time equivalent jobs and generating $1.5 million in local and

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Ten Tiny Dances Brings Innovative Performances to Downtown Beaverton

BEAVERTON, Ore. – The City of Beaverton will present the innovative Ten Tiny Dances on Saturday, July 8, from 10 a.m. to noon at Beaverton City Park, SW Fifth St & Hall Blvd. Ten Tiny Dances is a free, public event featuring a wide variety of dancers who represent modern, contemporary, and traditional ethnic dance forms. 9:20 a.m. | NW Dragon and Lion Dance Association parade through Beaverton Farmers Market and

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Iconic NW Artists to share the stage in Beaverton on AUG. 19, 2017

  The Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District’s seventh annual Groovin’ on the Grass show returns to Beaverton on Saturday, Aug. 19. This outdoor concert event features a trio of iconic Northwest acts sharing the stage for the first time. Quarterflash, The Curtis Salgado Band and Nu Shooz will perform live at THPRD’s Howard M. Terpenning Recreation Complex (15707 SW Walker Road, Beaverton).  Gates will open at 4 pm for

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Broadway Rose Theatre Presents a Kooky, Spooky, Ooky Musical

Tigard, OR – Broadway Rose Theatre Company continues its 2017 season with Broadway sensation The Addams Family, playing at the Deb Fennell Auditorium. Preview performance is Thursday, June 29 with opening night on Friday, June 30, and performances continuing through July 23, 2017. Evening performances are Thursday, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m.Matinees are at 2 p.m. on Sundays, and on Saturdays, July 15 and 22. Performances are held at the Deb Fennell Auditorium

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