Arts Council Northeast Newsletter

July 2016




Arts College

Teens (age 12-16)

Grapevine Camp
July 18-22
First United Methodist Church 
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Spots still available for this fun musical theater camp just for teens!  Teens explore set design, improv, playwriting & more! 

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Our sincere thanks to those of you who are members of Arts Council Northeast. Your support is crucial to making our work possible. If you haven't joined, please consider doing so.

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This summer we are bringing you fun, free concerts for the family, and bringing out the artists in kids during Summer Arts College. There are still spots available for our last art camp - the musical theater camp just for teens. Learn more here.  

SAVE THE DATE: We are kicking off our fall fundraising events with an End of Summer Bash on August 25th.  

Summer is just getting started but we are gearing up for some fabulous events like Shining Stars in September and Taste of Northeast in November. This free End of Summer Bash is the party to kick them off!

Catch up on the latest information about art, music, theater, and special events happening with the Arts Council Northeast.  We invite you to stay informed and stay involved. 

Save the Date
End of Summer Bash
Thursday, August 25th, from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. 
at Haltom's  Jewelers in Grapevine

Join us for this free event at  Haltom's Jewelers in Grapevine. Enjoy a casual evening of  shopping, wine and hors d'oeuvres. You'll enjoy 20% off  shopping*. Proceeds will help fund Arts Council programs.

Please RSVP as space is limited - RSVP by contacting us at  or  817.283.3406 

Our End of Summer Bash is your opportunity to have a fun night out while learning more about the programs Arts Council Northeast provides in your community and find out how you can get involved. Learn more here.

Reservations are required as space is limited. 
Please RSVP by contacting us at 817-283-3406 or

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*Rolex brand not included.

Special Events

Sponsorships are available, please contact Lee Koch for more information.  If you or your business would like to donate an item for the silent auction, please contact us at or 817-283-3406.

September 23, 2016 -Hurst Conference Center

Reception and Silent Auction - 10:30 a.m
Ballroom Doors Open - 11:30 a.m.
Lunch - 11:30 p.m.

You won't want to miss this highly anticipated social event  where outstanding area volunteers are honored while we raise funds to support the Arts. This is the 20th annual event after the luncheon was established as a fundraiser benefiting Arts Council Northeast.

Volunteers from area civic and charitable organizations will be recognized this year. Nominating organizations purchase tickets and sponsor tables to attend the luncheon in support of their own Shining Star and other honorees. Luncheon guests are the crème de la crème of the area's most prominent volunteers and community leaders.

The luncheon is preceded by an elegant reception where wonderful art donated by local artists is available to the highest bidder. There is also a small, exclusive silent auction offering unique items from arts patrons and some of the finest retailers in the community.

Come early to see your friends and place your bids before the ballroom doors open for lunch! During lunch a raffle and live auction add even more excitement to the event!" See the schedule of events for more details.


Wednesday, November 9, 2016
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Hurst Convention Center
1601 Campus Drive - Hurst, TX 76054

Bring your appetite and your holiday shopping list! In
addition to food from area restaurants, there will be gift
vendors, live entertainment, a raffle for a Visa gift card to
help with your holiday shopping, wine pull, and a silent

The delicious "tastes" will be provided by 25 area
restaurants, including returning favorites as well as new
participants. You'll sample a wide variety of food from many  types of cuisine, along with several types of drink to try. Learn more here.