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

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Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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News at the Bosque Arts Center

Volunteer Spotlight

Posted Friday, January 06, 2017

Each year the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension of Bosque County and the Commissioner's Court hosts a volunteer recognition awards banquet in December.  The Executive Board of the BAC was pleased to submit our nomination for outstanding volunteer in the new category of "Community Festivals and Events"...

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Photo Guild January 24

Posted Friday, January 06, 2017

The Photography Guild will meet January 24 at 2 p.m.  Members and interested photographers are to bring a 5x7 or larger photo of wheels (real, toy, etc.).

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Culinary Club January 19

Posted Friday, January 06, 2017

If your 2017 resolutions include healthy eating, you won't want to miss the cooking demonstration caterer Jenny Ellis has planned for the Culinary Club on Thursday, January 19, at 5:30 pm in the BAC kitchen.  She will show us how to prepare Kushari, a Middle Eastern dish sure to delight your vegetarian...

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TBT's Doublewide, TX

Posted Friday, January 06, 2017

When the inhabitants of the state’s smallest trailer park are about to be annexed by crooked politicians, the hilarious group of misfits join forces to secede from the state—heck, the whole USA—and live their lives to new heights of comedy in Doublewide, Texas.  Another side-splitting offering...

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That's Not Watercolor!

Posted Thursday, January 05, 2017

That’s Not Watercolor!  Randy Meador  Watercolor Workshop  February 22-24, 2017  Randy brings his high-energy, unorthodox workshop, “That’s Not Watercolor,” to the Bosque Arts Center for three days of fun...forever changing how you view watercolor–and maybe art altogether.This workshop...

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January 2017 Newsletter

Posted Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Happy New Year, friends!  We hope you'll make plans to be a part of all our festivites in 2017.Click here to read our January 2017 newsletter.  Follow this link to download a pdf of our tentative schedule of events for 2017.

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Trout Fishing in America

Posted Tuesday, January 03, 2017

Four-time Grammy nominees will be coming to Clifton on Thursday, February 2, at 7 p.m. for a night of fun, fun music. Seriously. When you have a musical duo made up of Ezra Idlet, who stands 6 feet 8 inches, and Keith Grimwood, who stands tall at 5 feet 5 inches, well, I dare you not to crack a smile....

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Spotz Piano Concert

Posted Tuesday, January 03, 2017

The Bosque Civic Music Association proudly announces the 2nd concert in the Distinguished Artist Series. On Saturday, January 14, at 7 p.m., Dr. Leslie Spotz of Tarleton State University will give you a reason to wear diamonds at an evening of renowned piano music performed to perfection at the Bosque...

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Garden Club January 16

Posted Tuesday, December 20, 2016

On January 16 it's all about recycling in Clifton, Meridian, and Valley Mills! Taylor Wood will be our guest speaker (high school gal). Between Taylor and Dr. Deb, we'll discuss the past, present, and future of recycling in the county. Bring your recycling questions, interests, and...

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BAC Holiday Hours

Posted Tuesday, December 20, 2016

The Bosque Arts Center will be closed for Christmas on Friday, December 23, through Monday, December 26.  The BAC will open again regular hours on Tuesday, December 27.  The following weekend, the BAC will ring in the New Year with our Countdown to Midnight dinner & dance on Saturday,...

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Artisan Reception

Posted Thursday, December 15, 2016

YOU ARE INVITED TO BRING FRIENDS AND FAMILY to A WINE AND CHEESE RECEPTION honoring STAN IRVIN, OUTSTANDING TEXAS POTTER  JANUARY 19, 2017 5-7 PM Treaty Oak Gallery Historic Downtown Clifton Hosted by members of Bosque Valley Artisan Guild Join the Artisan Guild of the Bosque Arts Center in welcoming...

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Countdown to Midnight

Posted Monday, December 12, 2016

New Year’s Eve Countdown to Midnight  SATURDAY, December 31, 6:45 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.  Join us for either Dinner and Dancing or just dancing to DJ service by Make It Kount Entertainment!Dinner and dancing $50 per person.  Dinner is salad, Prime Rib, potato with all the fixings, and dessert. ...

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Gingerbread Workshop

Posted Monday, December 12, 2016

If you're 5 or 95, you don't want to miss the Gingerbread Workshop Sunday, Dec. 18 from 2 to 4.  $35 per person gets you your choice of a large Gingerbread House, or a mini village or a church to build and decorate.  Choose from an enormous  selection of candy decorations; create and...

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BAC Hours Sat. Dec. 10

Posted Thursday, December 08, 2016

The Bosque Arts Center will close from 3 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, December 10, 2016, in preparation for the Riders In The Sky performance that evening.  The doors will re-open at 5 p.m. for the concert.  Phillip Wildman will take the stage at 6 p.m., followed by Riders at...

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Stan Irvin Workshop

Posted Monday, December 05, 2016

Pushing the Boundaries of Clay Form and Surface  A Hands-On Workshop with Stan Irvin  Dates:  Friday, January 20, and Saturday, January 21, 2017  Time:  9am to 3pm each day  Cost:  Early Bird:  $200 Guild-members; $225 Non-GuildAfter December 16:  $225 Guild;...

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Bingo Dec. 15

Posted Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Join us for BINGO on December 15 at 7 p.m.  Should be a lot of fun, Christmas trees, candy canes, bells!  Come ring in the holidays with your friends at the BAC.  A white chicken chili dinner will be provided by the Culinary Club.  Dinner is at 6 so please make reservations at the...

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A Christmas Carol

Posted Tuesday, November 29, 2016

As part of the Arts of Christmas Expo, the Tin Building Theatre will present a radio adaptation of A Christmas Carol at 7 p.m. on December 3 and 2 p.m. on December 4.  Admission is free and reservations are not required.  Just bring your family and share in this Christmas...

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Artisan Sale Dec. 2-3

Posted Tuesday, November 29, 2016

ORIGINAL GIFTS for EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE  No matter who is on your list you will find uncommon artist-made gifts that appeal to their unique personalities and passions at the Artisan Guild booths on the weekend of the Norwegian Country Christmas Tour, Friday, December 2, and Saturday, December 3,...

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Thanksgiving Holidays

Posted Tuesday, November 22, 2016

In observance of the Thanksgiving holidays, the Bosque Arts Center will be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 24-25, 2016.  The BAC will be open regular hours, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., on Saturday, November 26.Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! Normal 0 false ...

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Spieler Exhibit

Posted Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Spieler Exhibit November 19-December 13  View the artwork and photography of our founder, Joan Spieler, on display in the BAC atrium.  Family and friends have loaned pieces from their personal collections to give our visitors some insight on the woman whose vision brought us to where we are...

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Arts of Christmas Expo

Posted Tuesday, November 22, 2016

The Christmas season kicks-off with a lineup of activities at the BAC with the Arts of Christmas Expo on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, December 2, 3, & 4.  Most of the sub-groups and guilds will be represented with activities during the weekend-long event.  Friday, Dec.2 after the downtown...

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Riders In The Sky Concert

Posted Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Riders In The Sky Return to the BAC on December 10  with  Christmas The Cowboy Way  ~  Tickets $25 - $50 - $75 - $200*  Hear the Christmas Yodel resounding! It's a great big western ho-ho-ho from "America's Favorite Cowboys," Riders In The Sky! Those wacky, four-part harmonizing...

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No Yoga Nov. 22

Posted Tuesday, November 08, 2016

There will be no yoga morning class on Tuesday, Nov. 22 (prior to the Thanksgiving holidays).  Our instructor will be out of town.

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Bosque Chorale Christmas

Posted Tuesday, November 08, 2016

Enjoy the sounds of the season as the Bosque Chorale presents an encore performance of one of its more popular concerts, Agnus Dei, Lamb of God Born to Us. The concert features the songs of contemporary Christian recording artist Michael W. Smith interwoven with traditional carols. This moving work...

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Concert Seating Layout

Posted Monday, November 07, 2016

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Christmas Carol Auditions

Posted Wednesday, November 02, 2016

A Christmas Carol - Radio Play  “Participation Audition”  Tin Building Theatre  Wednesday, November 9 - 6:30 p.m.  Sunday, November 13 - 3 p.m.  If you are interested in participating in our radio adaptation of A Christmas Carol, show up to read for a part or tell us how you...

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Spieler Exhibit Reception

Posted Wednesday, November 02, 2016

Spieler Exhibit November 19-December 13  Opening Reception November 19  Please join family and friends for a  special tribute to the   life and art of our founder,  Joan Spieler.  Saturday  November 19, 2016  4 – 7 p.m.  The Atrium  Bosque Arts...

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Riders In The Sky Concert

Posted Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Riders In The Sky Return to the BAC on December 10  with  Christmas The Cowboy Way  ~  Member Pre-Sale – November 7  Tickets on Sale to the Public – November 14  Tickets $25 - $50 - $75  Hear the Christmas Yodel resounding! It's a great big western ho-ho-ho from "America's...

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Granbury Saxophone Quartet

Posted Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Granbury Saxophone Quartet to Perform at Bosque Arts Center  The Distinguished Artist Series of the Bosque Civic Music Association will present the Granbury Saxophone Quartet in concert at 7 PM, Saturday, November 5, at the Bosque Arts Center in Clifton, Texas.  The Granbury Saxophone Quartet...

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Texas Troubadour Winners

Posted Monday, October 24, 2016

John Swantner of Bellville, Texas, took home the $1500 Texas Troubadour Award at the 4th Annual Texas Troubadour Songwriter Classic on Saturday, October 22.  Amy Taylor of Mount Juliet, Tennessee, won the $1,000 Song of the Year prize, while Phillip Wildman of Dorchester, Texas, garnered the...

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