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Arts for Hearts Clarksville receives grant from Allstate Foundation

 

Allstate FoundationClarksville, TN – Allstate agency owner Alexis Goines recently secured a $500.00 Allstate Foundation Helping Hands Grant to support Clarksville-Montgomery County Arts & Heritage Development Council’s Arts for Hearts Clarksville program that provides free creative art opportunities throughout the community.

The Allstate Foundation awards $500.00 grant to Clarksville-Montgomery County Arts & Heritage Development Council for Arts For Hearts Program.

The Allstate Foundation awards $500.00 grant to Clarksville-Montgomery County Arts & Heritage Development Council for Arts For Hearts Program.

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Acuff Circle of Excellence announces Ovation Award winners

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – A major financial supporter of Austin Peay State University, whose contributions to the arts at the school, are legion. A founding member of the Downtown Artists Co-op and the Friends of Photography, who also is an accomplished artist.

A civic organization that keeps the Southern heritage of fiddling alive. And, a company that has consistently supported the arts, in addition to a multitude of other community endeavors for many years.

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Clarksville-Montgomery County Arts and Heritage Development Council to study Economic Impact of Spending by Nonprofit Arts and Culture Organizations and Their Audiences

 

Clarksville Arts and Heritage Development CouncilClarksville, TN – The arts mean business.

That is the message being delivered today by the Clarksville/Montgomery County Arts and Heritage Development Council, who announced it has joined “Arts & Economic Prosperity 5,” a national study measuring the economic impact of nonprofit arts and culture organizations and their audiences.

In Clarksville and Montgomery County, the research study is being conducted by AHDC in partnership with Americans for the Arts and the Tennessee Arts Commission.

AHDC to participate in fifth national study to measure the impact of arts and culture spending on local jobs, income paid to local residents, and revenue generated to local and state governments.

AHDC to participate in fifth national study to measure the impact of arts and culture spending on local jobs, income paid to local residents, and revenue generated to local and state governments.

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Clarksville Montgomery County Arts and Heritage Development Council Polaroid Transfers Workshop, September 7th

 

Clarksville Montgomery County Arts and Heritage Development CouncilClarksville, TN – Artist Beverly Parker will teach participants how to print Polaroid Transfers in the September First Saturday Workshop offered by the Clarksville/Montgomery County Arts and Heritage Development Council.

Parker, whose works are collected by regional institutions as well as private individuals, is donating from her own cache of Polaroid film, no longer manufactured, so that workshoppers can produce a piece of art using material that will soon be unavailable to artists. «Read the rest of this article»

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United States Colored Troops Living History Association Hosts Annual Conference in Clarksville October 19th-21st

 

Clarksville Montgomery County Civil War - CW150 CommissionClarksville, TN – The United States Colored Troops Living History Association’s annual national meeting will be October 19th-21st in Clarksville, TN at Riverview Inn, 50 College Street.

The United States Colored Troops Living History Association is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to promote and accurately interpret the history of the United States Colored Troops of the American Civil War and those that supported their efforts to abolish slavery and preserve the Union and to educate the public and promote research of the history and legacy of those who served in the Civil War. «Read the rest of this article»

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Amateur/Professional Riverfest Art Show Benefits Smith-Trahern Mansion

 
Lynne Waters Griffey

Lynne Waters Griffey

Riverfest 2011

Clarksville, TN – At Riverfest, art lovers gathered at the Smith-Trahern Mansion on Friday night, September 9th, to view not only the Amateur/Professional Tour d’Art Show but to witness the introduction of a watercolor painting of the mansion by Clarksville artist, Lynne Waters Griffey.

Griffey said that when she learned of the desperate need for renovation to the Smith-Trahern Mansion, she “thought and thought about how she might help.” She came up with the idea of painting the mansion so that copies of it could be sold to raise needed funds. She said, :If I have any part in saving this mansion, I’ll consider it an honor.”

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