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News of the GRANT CYCLE for FY-2017/FY-2018
The FY-2017 Grant application period is now closed.
If you applied for a grant, and received notification that your grant
will be receiving funding from the ACC, please click here
to find out what to do next.
Printable reimbursement forms may be found here.

To view the recipients of our FY-2017 grants, please select the "Funding List" tab on our MCC page, here.

HURRY! Now's the time to apply for a FY-2018 grant --
online applications are available only through October 16th, 2017!

Find specific details about the ACC's requirements by clicking on the
"Council Priorities" tab here, or by visiting our "Grants" page.

Click here to find general details about the MCC's Grants Program.
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Calling ARTISTS in all fields -- Looking for funding / exposure for your work?
For ArtSake, click here and scroll down to the "Artist News" links.
Or click here to find ideas and opportunities, creative space classifieds, working artist toolkits and more!

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Our 14th APPLAUSE SERIES continues Friday, November 3rd
at the Agawam Senior Center with "Two to Tango",
a live theater piece starring Lynne McKenney Lydick and Richard Clark,
about the joys and pitfalls of relationships between men and women.

Click here for venue locations and maps,
plus details of the complete season.



Tickets are still available for our November 18th
"Plan Your Own Day" bus trip to New York City!

Click here for full details, plus links to helpful NYC info.
(See new "Radio City" links on our "Favorite Links" page!)


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There's an exciting new initiative across the state to prove it --
find details, and what it can mean to our community, here.

(Courtesy: NPR / WAMC )


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Watch your Cultural Council in action!
The public is invited to attend -- and participate in -- any
monthly meeting* of the Agawam Cultural Council.

Click here for the 2016/2017 meeting schedule.
(* Public input is restricted only during November grant voting meetings.)


Cultural Council events are coming to your TV!
Watch Agawam Public Access Television
( cable Channel 15 )

for recorded versions of past Cultural Council events!



Together with the Massachusetts Cultural Council, our mission is to promote excellence, access, education and diversity in the arts, humanities, and interpretive sciences.




Applause Series favorites Judy Handler and Mark Levesque will be appearing
at Geer Village in Canaan, CT on October 19th at 2:30 p.m....
Then, on Sunday, October 22nd, Judy joins flutist Barbara Hopkins as part of the Rosewood Duo for a 4 p.m. performance at St. Andrew's Church, in Kent, CT.
Click here for details of both concerts.

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The Agawam Historical Association's Firehouse Museum, 35 Elm Street,
continues to feature a special exhibit celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Eastern States Exposition ( the Big 'E' ).
For more information, visit the Agawam Historical Association here,
or follow the "Agawam Historical Association" on Facebook.

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Check out the latest Visual Arts Program works by Agawam students
on display in the lobby of the Agawam Post Office, 600 Suffield Street (Rt 75).
The exhibit is changed approximately every six months,
and showcases works in many different media.
Lobby hours: M - F  8:30 to 5 ; Sat. 9 - Noon

Special thanks to Agawam postmaster, Dan Czepial, and Rocky's Hardware for their support!

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