Attleboro Cultural Council in the News
Cultural Council Holds Welcome Reception
May 13, 2014
The Attleboro Cultural Council has taken new steps to reach out and
promote cultural development within the community. Every year the
Attleboro Cultural Council works to distribute the grant money
that it receives from the Massachusetts Cultural Council. The money
goes to artists and culturally oriented projects within the city.
For the first time, the Council has put on a welcome reception open
to all members of the community. The event was held at the newly
opened Patterson Creations, and we spoke with Cultural Council
Member Kate O'Neil...
Attleboro Cultural Council Seeks New Members
March 24, 2014
As many Attleboro Residents may be unaware, the Attleboro Cultural
Council supports many events that benefit the Attleboro community.
The Attleboro Cultural Council... works to distribute grants for causes
in the humanities, interpretive sciences, and the arts.
Wanted: Highly visible wall for Attleboro mural project
February 9, 2014
Does anyone have a highly visible exterior wall that
would be improved by colorful, upbeat artwork?
The city's cultural council is looking for one.
When it finds one, it will put out word to city schools that it's
looking for students to design and paint a mural...
Attleboro Cultural Council awards $13,192 in grants
May 9, 2013
The Attleboro Cultural Council delivered $13,192 in grants this year
for area arts programs and field trips this year...
Attleboro Cultural Council Celebrates 2012 Grantees
April 30, 2013
The Attleboro Cultural Council (ACC) will celebrate a
record-breaking 62 grant recipients this Thursday...
Attleboro gets trip down musical memory lane
March 22, 2013
Rick Foster and the Stage Door Quartet showcased an often overlooked
aspect of Attleboro's heritage Thursday night at the Attleboro
Letter of thanks
Council of Churches thankful for generous support with Pirate Mystery Dinner Theater
March 14, 2013
I am writing to express my sincere gratitude for the generous
community support of the Attleboro Area Council of Churches' Pirate
Mystery Dinner Theater. This event was extremely successful and lots
of fun. I would like to thank the event sponsors, The Sun Chronicle
and the Attleboro Cultural Council for their support...
No mystery: Help needed
Council of Churches' dinner show on Feb. 2 will benefit the area soup kitchens
January 19, 2013
The Attleboro Area Council of Churches is planning an evening of
food, fun and a good mystery for its second annual mystery dinner
fundraiser on Saturday, Feb. 2 at the Attleboro Elks Lodge...
'Becoming American' wins state cultural award
February 9, 2012
A city cultural program called "Becoming American" led by Assistant
Library Director Joan Pilkington-Smyth has received the coveted Gold
Star Award from the Massachusetts Cultural Council...
Gold Star Award
Exemplary cultural programs funded by Local Cultural Councils
was a multifaceted event established by Attleboro's 1
ABC — a collaboration of nearly a dozen organizations in the
community. The project ran for five months and featured cultural
activities from five different immigrant groups...
City cultural council awards grants worth $17,246
May 17, 2010
The Attleboro Cultural Council has awarded 37 grants totaling
$17,246 to support cultural programs and activities in Attleboro
this year. Grant recipients include the Attleboro Expo for the
Senses; Attleboro's 1 ABC, Attleboro Community Theatre, Attleboro
Arts Museum, the Women at Work Museum, and the Rev. Martin Luther
King Memorial Committee's Black Inventors Showcase Exhibition, and
Cultural council honors recipients at city reception
June 14, 2009
The Attleboro Cultural Council (ACC) recognized 31 outstanding grant
recipients at a recent reception held on Sunday, June 7 at the ARC
of Northern Bristol County on Park Street. A number of Attleboro
residents, grant recipients, family members and cultural council
members had the opportunity to learn first-hand just how ACC grants
Attleboro will celebrate its diverse cultures Saturday
Immigrants to tell their stories at arts museum
May 11, 2009
As America is the melting pot of all races and cultures, so is the
city of Attleboro - a feature that the Attleboro Council on Human
Rights wants to recognize with a Celebration of Immigrants. The
council invites the community to join in the celebration, dubbed
"Making a Home in America, Immigrants Past and Present," from 12:30
to 3 p.m., at the Attleboro Arts Museum...
City cultural council announces grants for new programs
April 5, 2009
The Attleboro Cultural Council has announced the award of 31 grants
totaling $17,500 for cultural programs in Attleboro. The grants were
awarded from a pool of funds distributed to Attleboro by the
Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency that supports public
programs and educational activities in the arts, sciences and
Massachusetts Cultural Council honors city's Big Read program
June 4, 2008
Organizers of last year's 1 Adventure, 1 Book, 1 Community Big Read
program were honored by the city Tuesday. The kudos came in the wake
of an award from the Massachusetts Cultural
Attleboro cultural council planning to recognize recipients
April 20, 2008
The Attleboro Cultural Council will recognize 29 outstanding grant
recipients at a reception in their honor on Saturday, April 26. In
conjunction with Earth Day celebration activities at Oak Knoll
Wildlife Sanctuary, grant recipients will meet and greet the
Attleboro's Big Read just golden
April 15, 2008
The Attleboro Cultural Council has announced that Attleboro's 1
Adventure 1 Book 1 Community reading project received a
Massachusetts Cultural Council Gold Star Award
for excellence in community
arts and culture. The award was announced at the Massachusetts
Cultural Council's Statewide Assembly....