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Clifton, Texas 76634
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News at the Bosque Arts Center

Red, White, and Proud V

Posted Tuesday, June 21, 2016

The annual July 4th celebration, “Red, White and Proud V,” will begin at 2 pm in the Tin Building Theatre. The Civic Music Association has hosted this free community-wide event since 2011 with the help of many friends at the arts center. Steve Watson will have you singing “Clementine,” “She’ll Be Coming...

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Music Camp 2016

Posted Monday, June 13, 2016

It’s time to sign up the young musicians in your life for the Civic Music Association’s seventh annual Music Camp August 1-4, 2016. This year students will be exploring “Music from the Fifties and Sixties.” Students who have completed 1st-6th grades are invited to attend the four day camp from 9 am...

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June Newsletter

Posted Thursday, June 02, 2016

Read our June newsletter to see all that's happening at the Bosque Arts Center.  Click here to "read all about it."

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Celtic Harp Concert

Posted Wednesday, June 01, 2016

The BAC is proud to present the American Echoes tour by Megan Metheney and Rebekah West.  This special Celtic harp, percussion and voice performance will be held in the intimate setting of the Jones Gallery Tuesday evening June 28 at 7 p.m.  Seating is limited with reserved tickets at $25...

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Auditions - TBT Youth

Posted Tuesday, May 31, 2016

The Tin Building Youth Theatre will be holding auditions for its 4th of July melodrama, Long Tall Lester, on Wednesday, June 1, at 5 p.m. at the Bosque Arts Center Tin Building Theatre.  Parts are open for young people ages 9 and up.  Rehearsals will take place throughout June on most Tuesday...

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Scholarships Awarded

Posted Thursday, May 26, 2016

The Bosque Arts Center, the BAC Art Council, and the BAC Civic Music Association are proud to award 3 scholarships to Bosque County 2016 graduating seniors.  These outstanding students have participated in theatre, music, and/or graphic arts.  We wish them the very best in their future education...

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Memorial Day

Posted Thursday, May 26, 2016

The Bosque Arts Center office will be closed Monday, May 30, in observance of Memorial Day.    Thank you, veterans, for all you have done for our country and our world.  Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE ...

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Johnny Lee in Concert

Posted Thursday, May 26, 2016

The Bosque Arts Center continues its lineup of country music stars when the Troubadour Concert Series presents Johnny Lee on Saturday, July 23, 2016.  Lee and The Urban Cowboy Band will take the stage at the BAC following an opening act. Doors open at 5:30, with performances beginning at 7 p.m.Ticket...

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BINGO!

Posted Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Join us for another fun night of Bingo at the BAC on June 2.  Win cash and other fun prizes and have a great time with your friends.  Games begin at 7 p.m.   Cards sell for $2 each or 15 cards for $20.   Bring your own food and beverage and join in the...

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2016 BAC Quilt Show

Posted Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Once again the Bosque Arts Center will be decked out in quilts for the 2016 Bosque Arts Center Quilt Show, from the galleries on the 2nd floor to the hallway on the main level.   The show starts Friday, June 10, and ends Sunday, June 12.  Friday and Saturday’s show, featuring over a dozen...

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Spieler Award Winners 2016

Posted Wednesday, May 11, 2016

The Bosque Arts Center honored Wally and Punky Penberthy with the  Joan Spieler Lifetime Achievement Award at the 34th Annual Big Event April 9.  After giving a background on the origin of the Spieler Award, host Bryan Davis turned the mic over to Martin Grelle, who lauded the many contributions...

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BAC Quilt Guild

Posted Thursday, May 05, 2016

The BAC Quilt Guild April program was “It’s A Crazy Quilt World” presented by members Deb Phinney and Sidney Carlisle. Deb showed a family Crazy Quilt made in the 1800’s (image). It was an interesting presentation and the quilts shown were beautiful. Keep June 10-12 open for the BAC Quilt Show. The...

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Pottery Wheel Throwing

Posted Thursday, May 05, 2016

REGISTER NOW!!  POTTERY WHEEL THROWING WORKSHOP SATURDAY, July 16, 2016  Instructor: Rachel Norris owner of Joy Pottery, Bryan, TexasCost: $50 guild members/$60 non memberswww,joypotterytx.comAll levels welcome - limit 10 students

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Happy Hour with Chef Ken

Posted Thursday, May 05, 2016

Let Chef Ken Patrick make you the hero of your next cookout.  On Tuesday, May 24, Chef Ken will be back at the BAC for this “Happy Hour” event, demonstrating the use of his brand new line of spice rubs.   Join us from 6 to 8 p.m. to sample Chef’s culinary tidbits while enjoying appetizers...

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Civic Music Association

Posted Wednesday, May 04, 2016

THURSDAY, MAY 12! At 6:30 pm in the College Room, the Civic Music Association will have an important membership meeting followed by a free performance at 7 pm in the Atrium. The 2016 CMA scholarship recipient will be announced, followed by beautiful tunes sung by the BAC Harmonix Choir under the direction...

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Clay Play Day

Posted Wednesday, May 04, 2016

COME PLAY!  SATURDAY, MAY14  10am-4pm   South Side of BAC Artisan Guild hosts a “Clay Play Day” with lots of ongoing activities requiring no prior experience. From 10 am to 4 pm, activities include alternative firing methods, surface decoration, slab building, sculpting, etc. No...

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May 2016 Newsletter

Posted Wednesday, May 04, 2016

Click here to read the May issue of the BAC newsletter.  There's something for everyone at the Bosque Arts Center!

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BAC Annual Membership Meeting

Posted Tuesday, May 03, 2016

The Bosque Arts Center Annual Membership Meeting will take place Monday, May 9, at 6 p.m. 

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Art Club Paint-Out

Posted Thursday, April 28, 2016

Reuben & Lillian Jacoway are hosting a spring paint out in Valley Mills at 10 a.m. on Monday, May 2, 2016. Come paint, draw, or photograph beautiful wildflowers, barns, trees, etc.--or just enjoy the peacefulness & visiting with other artists. Reuben and Lillian have bluebonnets, red-orange...

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Big Event Thank You

Posted Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Camelot at the Bosque Arts Center included two nights of art and entertainment on April 8-9, with T.G. Sheppard in concert on Friday night, followed by the 34th Annual Big Event live auction and dinner on Saturday.  The Bosque Arts Center wishes to thank everyone who made the 34th Annual...

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Imagination Factory

Posted Monday, April 25, 2016

Imagination Factory 2016 will take place June 27-30.  A fun-filled art day camp for kids who have finished 1st- 5th grades, Imagination Factory engages participants in lively, creative activities throughout the day.  At the end of the camp, parents are invited to see the products of their...

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2016 Photo Show Winners

Posted Friday, April 22, 2016

  The Bosque Arts Center Photo Guild hosted an opening reception and awards ceremony on April 16 to honor winners of its 2016 photo competitions, the Bosque County Photography Show and the Bosque Student Photo Competition.   Cheryl Niemeier won the Best of Show - Charles Evans Award in...

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2016 Quilt Show

Posted Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Entry deadline for the 2016 BAC Quilt Show has been extended to May 12.   Quilts will be on display June 10-12, 2016.Click here to download the 2016 entry form.For information on becoming a vendor, click here to download the vendor packet.

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Photo Show Awards Reception

Posted Tuesday, April 12, 2016

The BAC Photo Guild extends a personal invitation to everyone to attend the opening reception and awards presentations for the 2016 Photo Competitions.Bosque County Photo Shows Awards ReceptionApril 16, 20165 p.m.Bosque County Show Sponsor:  First Security State BankBosque County Student Show Sponsors:...

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Garden Club April 18

Posted Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Let's meet the woman behind the German restaurant Zur Autobahn. She’s Kornelia Sedlmaier and she not only knows food and how to prepare it, but she also knows a lot about body care products and how to make them. Her lotions, soaps, body and hand creams are all handmade with ingredients grown in her...

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Drinking Habits

Posted Tuesday, April 12, 2016

The BAC Tin Building Theatre will conclude its 34th season with the hilarious two-act farce, Drinking Habits, opening May 7. The show is set in a small convent where the nuns are secretly making a popular wine in order to keep the convent doors open. But two investigative reporters posing as a nun and...

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BINGO!

Posted Tuesday, April 12, 2016

No sense being blue about tax day, come join in the fun and play some bingo on April 14.  The Culinary Club will provide our meal at 6 if you make reservations.  Dinner will be chicken spaghetti, salad, and garlic bread.   Join us at 7 for the games.  There will be a special...

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April Newsletter

Posted Tuesday, April 05, 2016

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

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Bosque Chorale Spring Concert

Posted Thursday, March 31, 2016

The “Hallelujah Chorus” will echo through the sanctuary of Trinity Lutheran Church on April 15 at 7:30 p.m. as the Bosque Chorale and chamber orchestra offer selections from the Lenten/Easter portion of Handel’s Messiah recounting Christ’s suffering, death, and resurrection, beginning with the pronouncement...

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