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P.O. Box 373
215 College Hill Drive
Clifton, Texas 76634
254-675-3724

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Mon-Fri: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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News at the Bosque Arts Center

Memorial Day

Posted Wednesday, May 20, 2015

The Bosque Arts Center office will be closed Monday, May 25, in observance of Memorial Day.  Thank you, veterans, for all you’ve meant to our great country. Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE ...

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Ballet Class June & July

Posted Tuesday, May 05, 2015

    Betty Hogue, long-time Clifton instructor of dance, will be offering  ballet classes at the BAC on Saturdays in June and July.  Offered as a public service to the community, the cost for the complete course will only be $5 per student for ages 4 and up.  Please call...

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Express Yourself!

Posted Tuesday, May 05, 2015

Have fun while learning to “Express Yourself” at the Bosque Arts Center.   Students who have completed kindergarten through third grade are invited to join in on these exciting learning activities.  Children will express their ideas and feelings through reading, role playing, and creating...

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Sewing Class

Posted Monday, May 04, 2015

  July  7-9, 2015Come sew with Anne Parkin, a delightful teacher who makes learning fun with interesting projects.  Spaces are limited, so register soon.  Forms are available in the BAC office or online.  For ages 10 and up.TIMES:  9 a.m. to Noon Class Fee:$15Scholarships...

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Music Camp 2015

Posted Monday, May 04, 2015

Come sing, dance, and play musical instruments.   Music Camp 2015, a camp for students who have completed grades 1-6,* will take place July 27-30.  Camp theme this year will be “Music of the Pioneers & Native American Indians.”Click here to download registration form and flyer.HOURS:9...

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Civic Music Association

Posted Monday, May 04, 2015

    Huies to be featured at CMA Concert  The Bosque Civic Music Association invites the public to hear and meet two of Bosque County’s newest artists in residence on Thursday, May 14, at 7:30pm at the Bosque Arts Center as trombonist Roland Huie and wife and flutist Rita Maduell Huie...

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May Newsletter

Posted Friday, May 01, 2015

Follow this link to read the May edition of Highlights.

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Spieler Award Winners

Posted Friday, May 01, 2015

A standing ovation greeted Rick and Sally Douglas as they accepted the 2015 Joan Spieler Lifetime Achievement Award at the Big Event on April 11.    BAC President Punky Penberthy presented the Douglases with the award, noting the many ways they have contributed to the Arts Center since...

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Big Event Thank You

Posted Monday, April 27, 2015

The 33rd Annual Big Event Weekend is now a memory, but what a great memory!  A capacity crowd enjoyed a stupendous performance by Riders in the Sky on Friday night, and Saturday followed with delicious food and refreshments, festive décor, and a lively auction. Now it is time to thank all those...

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Mother's Day Brunch

Posted Monday, April 27, 2015

Mother’s Day is just around the corner and  again the BAC will have its Mother’s Day Brunch on Sunday, May 10.  This gastronomical delight features a new addition this year, the Scrambled Egg Bar with your choice of seven toppings, also on the menu is The Banana Brulee French...

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Country Western Dance Lessons

Posted Monday, April 27, 2015

Put on your dancing boots and join us Thursday, April 30 for two hours of country western dance lessons.  Lessons will be conducted by Rudy and Karen Gonzales from "In The Mood" Dance Studio out of Temple, TX.This two hour lesson will be held from 6:00 p.m. til 8:00 p.m. in the Atrium.  The...

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Children's Watercolor Course

Posted Thursday, April 23, 2015

The Bosque Arts Center will be offering a 6-week course in watercolor beginning Saturday, May 2, 2015.  Taught by Elisabeth Montgomery, the class for ages 8 and up will take place from 10-11:30 a.m. every Saturday through June 6 at $15 per session.  All supplies will be furnished.  For...

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Imagination Factory

Posted Thursday, April 23, 2015

Imagination Factory, the fun-filled art day camp for kids, will take place June 22-25, 2015.  Kids who have finished 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, or 5th grade are eligible to participate.  Students engage in lively, creative activities throughout the day; at the end of the camp, parents are invited...

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Bosque Art Classic

Posted Friday, April 17, 2015

Entries are now being accepted for the 30th Annual Bosque Art Classic.  Judge for this year’s show is Bosque County’s own Martin Grelle, CA.  Entry deadline is May 26, 2015.  Fees are $15 per entry online and $25 per entry by CD.   For those who wish to be considered for the...

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Butler Pottery Workshop

Posted Friday, April 17, 2015

  The Bosque Arts Center Pottery Guild will offer a fun-filled workshop for anyone interested in making and/or decorating pottery on Saturday, May 2, 2015. Max Butler will be throwing large shallow bowls and then participants can join him in decorating bowls using his signature brushwork and scrafitto...

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Country Western Dance Lessons

Posted Monday, April 13, 2015

$45 per coupleHowdy Pardners!  It’s time to learn how to kick up your heels and do some country dancing!!  Emphasis on LEARNING to dance. Thursday, April 30, Rudy and Karen Gonzales, owners of  In The Mood Dance Studio from Temple, TX will offer Country Western Dance...

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Pottery/Painting Workshop

Posted Monday, April 13, 2015

This fun-filled workshop with Max Butler is for anyone interested in making and/or decorating pottery. All supplies included. Butler will be throwing large shallow bowls and then participants can join him in decorating bowls using his signature brushwork and scrafitto techniques.Friday Evening,...

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Bosque Chorale Spring Concert

Posted Monday, April 13, 2015

Songs of Hope and Remembrance  The Bosque Chorale, under the direction of Maestro David Anavitarte, will present Songs of Hope and Remembrance at Trinity Lutheran Church in Clifton on Thursday, April 16, at 7:30 p.m. The concert showcases Morten Lauridsen’s Lux Aeterna as well as other inspirational...

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Photo Show Awards Reception

Posted Monday, April 13, 2015

The Bosque Arts Center Photo Guild  extends a personal invitation to the community to attend the  Opening Reception and Awards Presentation  for the following Photo Competitions:    Bosque County Photography  Bosque Student Photo ...

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April Newsletter

Posted Monday, April 13, 2015

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BAC Hours April 10-11

Posted Tuesday, April 07, 2015

The Bosque Arts Center will close from 1 to 5 p.m. on Friday, April 10, in preparation for Big Event weekend.  The doors will re-open at 5 p.m. for the Riders in the Sky concert Friday night.  The concert begins at 7.Saturday, the BAC will be open regular hours from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. ...

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Good Friday

Posted Tuesday, March 31, 2015

The Bosque Arts Center will be closed on Friday, April 3, in observance of Good Friday.  The center will be open regular hours--10 a.m. to 5 p.m.--on Saturday, April 4.  Happy Easter, everyone!

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Riders Tickets Sold Out

Posted Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Tickets have sold out for the upcoming Riders in the Sky concert at the Bosque Arts Center on Friday, April 10, 2015.  The BAC office has begun a waiting list for seats for the group Billboard magazine's Jim Bessman called “one of the most historically significant acts” in the course of American...

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CMA Showcase March 26

Posted Monday, March 23, 2015

The BAC Civic Music Association is happy to announce the First Annual Showcase of Young Musicians at the Bosque Arts Center on Thursday, March 26, 2015, at 7 PM. The SHOWCASE will offer an opportunity for talented young musicians who reside in Bosque County or attend a Bosque County school to share...

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Variety Show Video

Posted Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Come to the Bosque Arts Center Friday, March 20, for an evening of laughter with a video retrospective of the past five Scholarship Variety Shows.  At 7 p.m. relive the best of the best acts, dances, musicals, and comedy with synchronized swimmers, clogging ducks, wheelchair Mermaids, Santa and...

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March Newsletter

Posted Thursday, March 12, 2015

Click here to read this month's edition of Highlights.

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Kathy Tate Workshop

Posted Thursday, March 12, 2015

Create an Outstanding Still Life from Life  A Workshop with Kathy Tate  May 1 - 2, 2015  What's the secret to making your work more painterly?How do you get drama into your still life?What is the trick to making your metals shine?Kathy Tate will share her secrets for creating outstanding...

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Riders Tickets Limited

Posted Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Make the call soon if you want to see Riders in the Sky at the Bosque Arts Center on Friday, April 10, 2015.  We have limited tickets remaining for the group Billboard magazine's Jim Bessman called “one of the most historically significant acts” in the course of American music.  Reserved seats...

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High School Art Show Winners

Posted Monday, March 09, 2015

The Bosque Arts Center Art Council honored the winners of its Twelfth Annual High School Art Show with a reception on Sunday, March 8.  Out of 68 entries, Tristan Molina of Whitney High School took home Best in Show for Highlight, which also captured 1st Place Pastel.  Hector Frias, also of...

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High School Art Show

Posted Thursday, March 05, 2015

The Bosque Arts Center Art Council will host a reception for the artists of its Twelfth Annual High School Student Art Show from 1 to 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 8.  Parents, friends, and community members are invited to join us Sunday afternoon at the Arts Center to honor this year’s group of promising...

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BAC Open

Posted Thursday, March 05, 2015

The Bosque Arts Center will open for business this afternoon.  Join us tonight for some delicious soup catered by the Culinary Club at 6 p.m. followed by bingo at 7.  The perfect way to combat this messy weather--enjoying some hot soup with friends and shouting "BINGO!"

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Greater Tuna at TBT

Posted Monday, March 02, 2015

Greater Tuna, the hilarious two-act comedy about Texas’ third smallest town “where the Lion’s Club is too liberal and Patsy Cline never dies,” is scheduled for five performances by the Tin Building Theatre beginning April 18.The familiar characters of Vera Carp, Bertha Bumiller, and Aunt Pearl will...

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