History Center Book Club

Polk County History Center

History Center Book Club. “A Separate Country” by Robert Hicks. First two Tuesdays of the month. Free!

Bloomin’ Arts Festival

Free annual event featuring art exhibitions, crafts, vendors, food, and lots of fun for the whole family.

Bartow Art Guild Meeting

Hosted by students in the art classroom at Bartow High School. 7pm refreshments, 7:30pm meeting.

Lunch & Learn: Florida Archaeology

Polk County History Center

March is Florida Archaeology Month and to celebrate, Jeff Moates, director of the West Central Regional Center of the Florida Public Archaeology Network, will present research featuring Florida’s rich archaeological resources. Archaeology provides insight into the lives of Florida’s early inhabitants. In March, we will explore some of the creative innovations that occurred during the […]

Book Club: “Central Florida’s Civil War Veterans” by Bob Grenier

Central Florida's Civil War Veterans by Bob Grenier

The History Center’s Book Club meets on the first two Tuesdays of the month from 12:15-1pm. The April 7 and 14 meetings feature the book “Central Florida’s Civil War Veterans by Bob Grenier.

Bartow Art Guild Meeting

7pm social, 7:30pm meeting. Toni Treverton presents “Adventures in Drawing.” Guests welcome.

Bartow Art Guild Annual Spring Fling

Last meeting before summer break. Includes dinner and installation of new officers for the upcoming season. Check the Bartow Art Guild website for additional information.

Call to Artists or Wanna Be Artists

Call to Artists or Wannabe Artists Submissions through 6/30/15 Let technology help you become an instant artist with your phone editing apps. Just use what is loaded on your phone or download free apps from Apple or Droid platforms and the fun begins. We are looking for your AppArt created via photos that YOU have taken then edited on […]

Pop-Up Art Tour Launches August 21st

Main Street Bartow, Inc. is putting a new spin on economic development with an innovative approach to creating attention to some of their unoccupied buildings and spaces in their Main Street District. They will be joining the current trending craze of Pop-Up Art Galleries with a slight twist. Instead of staging the art in one […]

Pop-Up Art Tour Reception

Main Street Bartow, Inc. is putting a new spin on economic development with an innovative approach to creating attention to some of their unoccupied buildings and spaces in their Main Street District. They will be joining the current trending craze of Pop-Up Art Galleries with a slight twist. Instead of staging the art in one […]

Polk Arts Alliance

PO Box 727 Bartow, FL 33831-0727 director@polkarts.org (863) 804-0494