Here’s a roundup of events from Santa Clarita Arts for the week of July 12-14, 2017, including a grant writing workshop, a figure drawing class, the Arts Commission’s meeting at City Hall, “Note by Note” at The MAIN, summer movies at Hart Park, Summer Sunset concerts at Valencia Marketplace, and the Shakespeare Festival’s opening event.
New Heights: Grant Writing at The Centre
Jul 12, 2017 07:00 pm
At this panel, two successful grant writers share tips and techniques to help grant writers navigate their way through the grant proposal process. They will show you how to write innovative proposals that are aligned with your goals, illustrate ways to present accurate budget details, and provide you with many other resources. Additionally, you will learn effective ways to match your organizations needs and goals with appropriate funding sources. This panel discussion will give tips and hints for both the experienced and novice grant writers.
The panel includes Murray Wood (Chief Development Officer, College of the Canyons Foundation) and Charles Flowers (Deputy Directory of Arts for LA).
ARTree – Figure Drawing at ARTree Community Arts Center
Jul 13, 2017 06:00 pm
Are you an artist frustrated with the lack of opportunities to draw in Santa Clarita? Come to ARTree Community Arts Center for a chance to really explore your creative potential, using a live model. Just drop in and bring a pencil and paper.
Every 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Thursdays of the month.
Arts Commission at Santa Clarita City Hall
Jul 13, 2017 06:30 pm
For more information, contact the Commission Secretary at (661) 286-4018. The five-member Arts Commission meets on the second Thursday of the month, at 6:30 p.m. in the City Council Chambers. Members of the public wishing to address the commission may do so by completing a speaker’s slip upon arrival at the meeting. There is a three minute time limit per person.
Note by Note at The MAIN
Jul 13, 2017 07:00 pm
Listen to both well-established and new and emerging singer songwriter’s at Note by Note, the FREE monthly songwriter’s night in Old Town Newhall. Note by Note is a chance for professional and aspiring songwriters to showcase their songs in front of a live audience and an opportunity for fans to hear new music. Each songwriter selected will perform four original songs of their own composition.
Performing in June: JC Hyke, Matt Stone, Ryan Matthey, and Non Duo
Interested in performing at a future Note by Note? If so, please submit an application.
Summer Movies in the Park at William S. Hart Park
Jul 14, 2017 8:30 pm (approximately)
Don’t forget your lawn chairs or blankets and dinner! All movies start at dusk! Please remember that unleashed animals, smoking and alcohol are prohibited in the park at all times.
This summer’s lineup:
June 16 – Moana
June 30 – Rogue One – A Star Wars Story
July 14 – Lego: Batman Movie
July 28 – The Power Rangers
August 18 – Beauty and the Beast
Movie titles and show times ar subject to changes. Food, snack and craft vendors are available.
Summer Sunset Concerts 2017 at Valencia Marketplace
Jul 14, 2017 06:00 pm
Summer Sunset Concerts 2017 20th Anniversary Celebration! Join your neighbors and friends! All concerts are Friday Evenings 6:00-8:00 PM. Celebrate our 20th Annual Concert Season at Valencia Marketplace!
July 14 – The Hodads – So Cal Beach Classics
July 21 – Ride the Tide – Pop and Favorite Oldies
July 28 – Fort Worth West – Country
August 4 – Mirage – A Tribute to Fleetwood Mac
August 11 – The Platinum Groove – Pop, Disco and Dance favorites
August 18 – Sgt. Pepper – A Tribute to the Beatles
Lord Chamberlain’s Court/Festival Preview at Rivendale Park & Open Space/Towsley Canyon
Jul 14, 2017 06:30 pm
Recognizing significant contributions in support of the arts in our community, the Santa Clarita Shakespeare Festival, and the LA SummerFest.
This year we honor Dr. Marc Winger, Former Superintendent, Newhall School District.
Dinner, Wine, Dessert & Celebration, and a preview of the events for the LA SummerFEST.
Join us for this wonderful event, honoring a community arts patron, and celebrate the opening of the 8th annual LA SummerFEST.
All proceeds support the free performances during the LA SummerFest, and Santa Clarita Shakespeare’s Educational Outreach Program.
Santa Clarita Shakespeare Festival is a 501(c)3, non-profit public benefit organization.
For more information, visit the SantaClaritaArts.com website.