Searching for Hope and Guidance

SEARCHING FOR HOPE AND GUIDANCE CHOIR CONCERT Thursday, October 27, 2016 – 7:30 p.m. FSC Chamber Singers, Beth Gibbs, conductor Branscomb Auditorium In an often challenging and chaotic world, music becomes a source of comfort, solace, and hope. In works such as Padre G. B. Martini’s Domine ad adjuvandum me festina (Lord, make haste to help […]





The Singing Trombone

THE SINGING TROMBONE Tuesday, October 25, 2016 – 7:30 p.m. Brian Brink, trombone Paula Parsché, piano Anne MacGregor Jenkins Recital Hall Returning to the Faculty Artist Series, trombonist Brian Brink continues to capture the melodic character of the bass trombone through rich repertoire that includes folksongs, airs, ballads, and songs, not only from the instrument’s […]





Loosen Up and See Color Everywhere

A workshop Nationally-recognized watercolor artist, Kathy Durdin. Open to members and open to the public Food:       Coffee and pastries – Lunch catered – Soft drinks Costs: $75 each / $60 LAG members Use the on-line registration and payment.  There is only room for 20 participants.  So don’t delay because this workshop will fill quickly! Visit the Lakeland Art Guild website for […]





Music under the Stars

MUSIC UNDER THE STARS Thursday, October 13, 2016 – 7:30 p.m. FSC Symphony Band, Jo Jossim, conductor; FSC Jazz Ensemble, Paul Butcher, director L.N. Pipkin Bandshell (rain location: Branscomb Auditorium) Who doesn’t love an outdoor band concert? With its relaxed atmosphere, beautiful autumn weather, striking starlit skies, and appealing range of musical styles, this event […]





The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940

THE MUSICAL COMEDY MURDERS OF 1940 By John Bishop September 29-October 2, 2016; October 6-9, 2016 – 7:30 p.m. (Sundays at 2:30 p.m.) Directed by Mary T. Albright Loca Lee Buckner Theatre A raucous comedy drawn from prominent murder mystery films of the 1940s, the plot centers on the creative team responsible for a recent Broadway […]





Photography Exhibit Reception: Across the Land and Seas







Public Lecture with Collector George Lowe







Opening Reception: Art is a Technique of Communication







Boyscouts & Indians: Rod Fincannon Exhibit

I Heart the Arts at Polk State

Reception is on October 20 from 5-7pm.





Reception: The Labyrinth with Club Hispano







Polk Arts Alliance

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