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One Day Fred Reads at Children’s Museum

Local children’s author and illustrator Fred Koehler will read “One Day, The End” at Explorations V Children’s Museum on Monday, November 23, 2015, at 10:30am during the Museum’s regularly scheduled story time program. “One Day, The End”, written by Rebecca Kai Dotlich and illustrated by Koehler, was published last month. The story takes readers along-side […]

Order 5th Grade Kids Tag Art by Oct 9

Calling all parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, neighbors, teachers, principals, friends…..of Polk County 5th graders!!! You have until October 9th to order your favorite 5th grader’s Kids Tag Art design. Go to the official website of Joe G. Tedder, Tax Collector for Polk County, where you can print out an order form and send it in with payment […]

Oct is National Arts & Humanities Month

NATIONAL ARTS AND HUMANITIES MONTH, 2015 – – – – – – – BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION Over centuries of change — through trial and triumph — the arts and humanities have chronicled history in ways that have brought the past to life and provided a vivid vision […]

Live Streaming: Sm(ART) Business Symposium

View LIVE!!! the Sm(ART) Business Symposium: Transforming Your Business With Creativity.

Elder Djangirov

Live @ Harrison: Piano Virtuoso Eldar Djangirov

This year marks the launch of Live at Harrison – a series of concerts and performances featuring nationally-known artists and performers. “Not only are we hoping to bring quality artists to our area,” said Harrison principal, Dr. Daryl Ward, “but these artists will also work with our students in some capacity.” The Live at Harrison […]

Transforming Your Business With Creativity

The Polk Arts Alliance 2nd Annual Creative Industry – SM(ART) Business Symposium, in partnership with the Southeastern University College of Arts & Media, begins at 9:00 a.m. in Bush Chapel on the Southeastern University campus. The event is free to the business community with a business card and RSVP. Registration and continental breakfast begin at […]

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