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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

BAC Holiday Hours

Posted Wednesday, November 19, 2014

In observance of the Thanksgiving holidays, the Bosque Arts Center will be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 27-28, 2014.  The BAC will be open regular hours, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., on Saturday, November 29, and will re-open at 8:00 p.m. for the Turkey Trot Ball.  Come on out and dance off...

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BUS TRIP - Kimbell Art Museum

Posted Friday, November 14, 2014

BUS TRIP - KIMBELL ART MUSEUM  FACES OF IMPRESSIONISM:  Portraits from the Musee d'OrsayTuesday, January 13, 2015$59.00 per personHere's your opportunity to see this extraordinary collection of works. The Kimbell Art Museum is the only venue for a major loan of these works from the legendary...

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November Highlights

Posted Monday, November 03, 2014

Click this link to read the November edition of Highlights, news and events of the Bosque Arts Center.

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Civic Music Association

Posted Monday, November 03, 2014

The holidays are upon us and nothing sets the mood like music.  (Well, perhaps food.)  Let the CMA get you primed with lovely vocal music by our very own popular vocalists and everyone’s favorites, Karen Thomasy, Steve Watson and friends.  Their harmonizing will set your spirit soaring...

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Turkey Trot Ball

Posted Monday, November 03, 2014

Wear your party feathers and your dancing shoes for a night of fun at the BAC.  The Sloppy Joe Band from Waco will be performing music from the 60s, 70s, 80s, and more for your dancing pleasure from 8:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. on Saturday, November 29 (the Saturday after Thanksgiving). Wine and beer will...

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Tablescapes Exhibit

Posted Monday, November 03, 2014

Whether it’s the family Thanksgiving table, brunch with friends, a pet birthday party, or other special occasions, TABLESCAPES, the Bosque Arts Center’s special October exhibit, will provide you with all types of ideas for creating a fashionably decorated table setting. Individual Bosque Arts Center...

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Bingo November 13

Posted Monday, November 03, 2014

Join in the fun by playing bingo with us at 7 p.m. on Thursday, November 13.  CASH prizes are always awarded.  Our Culinary Club has been working so hard we are going to give them a break and try something different this month.  POTLUCK BINGO DINNER.    Get your friends...

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White Christmas

Posted Monday, October 27, 2014

Come see a White Christmas this year at the Arts of Christmas reception on Friday, Dec. 5, at 6:30 p.m. (after the downtown Christmas Parade).  Start the  season off with the sounds of Christmas provided by the Civic Music Association on Friday while you enjoy delicious refreshments at the...

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BCAC Art Show Winners

Posted Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Winners for the Bosque County Art Club’s 12th Annual Art Show and Sale were honored at a reception on Saturday, October 18, 2014.  Bill Austin walked away with Best of Show for his painting Dry Docked, while Lillian Lemke-Jacoway, May Wood, Tim Goss, Nell Godby, Angie Lilljedahl, and Linda Leininger...

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October Newsletter

Posted Wednesday, October 08, 2014

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

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Gingerbread House Workshop

Posted Wednesday, October 08, 2014

Combine peppermints, liquorice, candy canes, chocolate candies, gumdrops, icing and gingerbread and you have the makings of a work of art for the holidays. Area children can again create their own special gingerbread house at the BAC during the Gingerbread House Workshop, Saturday, November...

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2015 Photo Show Categories

Posted Wednesday, October 08, 2014

2015 Bosque County Photo Show Categories In NatureLandscapes, wildlife, domestic animals, natural subjectsThe Creative AngleAltered reality, photo compositing, abstractsBosque County:  Abandoned BuildingsMust be taken in Bosque CountyThe Human ExperiencePeople in all endeavorsGeneralAnything that...

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Artisan Show & Sale

Posted Monday, October 06, 2014

Begin your holiday shopping with gifts that make a difference. The Bosque Valley Artisan Guild offers a range of one-of-a-kind works of art and craft that gift recipients and collectors alike will treasure.  Enjoy free admission to the opening night reception on Friday, October 17, between the...

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2015 BAC Quilt Show

Posted Friday, October 03, 2014

Bosque Arts Center Quilt Show and Competition.  June 12 and 13, 2015. 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.  The Bosque Arts Center Quilt Show and Competition takes place June of 2015. Grand Prize of $500, Viewer's Choice award of $250.00 and the SAR (Special Arts Recognition) award of $250 will be presented....

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My Stars! Antique Quilts

Posted Friday, October 03, 2014

MY STARS! Antique Quilt Exhibit  December 6 - December 27  The Bosque Art Center is proud to present the My Stars! Antique quilt collection, opening Saturday, December 6, for the Norwegian Country Christmas Tour.  The quilt collection will be on display through Saturday,...

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Tablescapes Opening Reception

Posted Monday, September 29, 2014

Thursday, October 30  TABLESCAPES--creative table designs for all seasons, reasons and special occasions--kicks off with a special Opening Reception, Thursday, October 30, 6:00 p.m. to 8 p.m.   Tickets for the reception are $25.00 per person.  Appetizers and adult beverages will...

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Tablescapes Opening Reception

Posted Monday, September 29, 2014

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Rose-Mary's Luncheon Rumble

Posted Monday, September 29, 2014

Rose-Mary’s Luncheon Rumble and Fashion Review.  If you missed her last year, then don’t miss the legendary speaker, storyteller and Funny Lady, Rose-Mary Rumbley, appearing at the Bosque Arts Center on Friday, October 24.  The luncheon begins at 11:00 a.m.  Rumbley...

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Men Who Cook Winners

Posted Monday, September 22, 2014

Results of the "Men Who Cook-Carnivore Edition" Contest September 20, 2014   1st Place Beef -  Jerry Federico for beef burgundy & new potatoes 2nd Place Beef -  Aubrey Richards for roast beef with pearl onions & red wine reduction 1st Place Pork...

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CMA Strings & Other Things

Posted Thursday, September 18, 2014

Area musicians playing violins, fiddles, guitar and bass will present a variety of musical styles as the Civic Music Association presents Strings and Other Things at the Bosque Arts Center September 25 at 7:30 p.m. in Clifton.Young Abigail Ketchum, who thrilled attendees of the BAC’s Red, White and...

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Bosque Art Classic Winners

Posted Tuesday, September 16, 2014

The 29th Annual Bosque Art Classic opened its doors to a full house the weekend of September 12-14.  Artists and art patrons enjoyed a preview reception of the show on Friday, and over 300 guests attended the opening night ceremony on Saturday.  The opening saw a total of 51 sales made.The...

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Bingo & Men Who Cook Contest

Posted Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Join the Bosque Arts Center for an evening of food, fun, and bingo on September 20.The Culinary Club kicks off the festivities at 6 p.m. with dinner, which will also include samples of their “Men Who Cook - The Carnivore Edition” contest.  Enjoy culinary delights and vote for your favorite for...

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BCAC Fall Art Show

Posted Monday, September 08, 2014

The Bosque County Art Club announces its 12th Annual Art Show and Sale, which will open at the Bosque Arts Center during the weekend of Fallfest in Clifton.  Entry deadline is Friday, October 3, 2014.This year’s judge will be award-winning painter and sculptor Vonnie Kohn.  Affiliated with...

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Pottery Workshop

Posted Monday, September 08, 2014

The pottery workshop scheduled for September did not make.  Stay tuned for other workshop opportunities in the future.

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TBT A Bad Year for Tomatoes

Posted Monday, September 08, 2014

When famous actress Myra Marlowe leases a house in an out-of-the-way hamlet to write her autobiography, she doesn't find the peace and quiet she intended.  Nosy neighbors and strange village folk abound, leaving Myra to think up desperate measures to combat the lunacy in the Tin Building...

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Greene-Grelle Workshop Filled

Posted Wednesday, September 03, 2014

The 23rd Greene-Grelle Plein Air Workshop filled in possibly record time this year.  However, we are still taking names for the waiting list.  Call 254-675-3724 to have your name placed on the waiting list.Dates:  November 1-2, 2014Workshop Fee:  $225Click here to view the brochure...

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Classical Ballet Classes

Posted Friday, August 29, 2014

Betty Hogue, long-time Clifton instructor of dance, will be offering weekly classes in Classical Ballet at the BAC beginning Saturday, September 6, from 1:00-2:00 p.m.  There will be no recital.  The class is open to students ages 10 -16.  The student will learn...

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Garden Club September 15

Posted Friday, August 29, 2014

 Have you ever wondered about the difference between an aquaponics system and a hydroponics system? How would you like to see the two systems side by side and completely in operation? Louie McDaniel says we can visit his two growing systems and ask any questions we might have...

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September Newsletter

Posted Friday, August 29, 2014

Follow this link to read this month's edition of Highlights.

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BAC Closed Labor Day

Posted Friday, August 29, 2014

The Bosque Arts Center will be closed on Monday, September 1, 2014, in observance of Labor Day.  The BAC will have regular hours on Saturday, August 28, and will reopen Tuesday, September 2, at 9 a.m.Have a great weekend, everyone!

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