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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

July Newsletter

Posted Thursday, July 02, 2015

Click here to read this month's editions of Highlights, the news and events of the Bosque Arts Center.

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BAC Closed Friday July 3

Posted Monday, June 29, 2015

The Bosque Arts Center will be closed Friday, July 3, to celebrate the Fourth of July holiday.  The BAC will be open on Saturday, July 4, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Join us for the Civic Music Association’s Red, White, and Proud IV musical variety show and sing-along at 2 p.m. on Saturday,...

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C&W Dance Lessons Canceled

Posted Monday, June 22, 2015

The country western dance lessons scheduled for Thursday, June 25 have been canceled.  Lessons will be rescheduled at a later date.

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Quilt Show Winners

Posted Friday, June 19, 2015

The Bosque Arts Center awarded $1,100 in cash prizes to winners in its first annual quilt show.  Congratulations to all who participated in this great show!2015 BAC Quilt Show Winners Best of ShowTierne’s Bali Wedding by Karon JacksonSAR Award (Special Artist Recognition) Friends of Baltimore by...

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Red, White, & Proud IV

Posted Thursday, June 18, 2015

The Civic Music Association will host its patriotic variety show, “Red, White, and Proud IV” on Saturday, July 4, at 2 p.m. in the Bosque Arts Center Tin Building Theatre. The hour-long program will showcase local talents and conclude with a traditional sing-along. Admission is free but a collection...

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2015 Texas Troubadour

Posted Monday, June 08, 2015

Entry deadline for the 3rd Annual Texas Troubadour Songwriter Classic is July 31, 2015.  The judge for the 2015 Troubadour is Grand Ole Opry member Hal Ketchum.  Known for such '90s hits as "Small Town Saturday Night" and "Past the Point of Rescue," Hal Ketchum returned to the country music...

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June Newsletter

Posted Friday, June 05, 2015

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BAC Quilt Show

Posted Friday, June 05, 2015

The BAC will be decked out in quilts from the 2nd floor galleries to the Café for the first Bosque Arts Center Quilt Show and Competition on Friday and Saturday, June 12 and 13. Admission is $5.00.Open daily 9 to 5, the show includes a daily lecture by Marcia Kaylakie, award-winning author and quilt...

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Suzy Bogguss In Concert

Posted Friday, June 05, 2015

The BAC proudly announces Suzy Bogguss in concert on Saturday, July 18, part of the new Troubadour Concert Series at the BAC.  The Member Pre-Sale for the concert will begin June 8.  BAC members may call the special ticket line 254.675.2278 to make reservations.    Sales will...

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Fortier Receives Watson Award

Posted Tuesday, June 02, 2015

  Veteran actress and volunteer Anna Fortier of Cranfills Gap was the recipient of the Tin Building Theatre’s highest honor, the Watson Lifetime Achievement Award, presented during a ceremony on May 16 at the Bosque Arts Center.  The award was presented during the group’s annual Season Celebration.The...

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Colorado Bell Ringers

Posted Friday, May 29, 2015

The CMA will host the Celebration Ringers from Colorado on June 16 at 7:30 at the Arts Center.  This is an event you do not want to miss.  Their range of music will surprise listeners and their enthusiasm is contagious.   The group is one of six handbell choirs...

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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.    Students will be moving, singing, playing and learning from the moment they enter the door of Music Camp. In addition to exploring the folk music and traditions of the early pioneers and Native American Indians, students will also learn...

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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

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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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