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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

High School Art Show

Posted Monday, February 27, 2017

High School Art ShowAwards Reception March 5, 2017  The Bosque Arts Center Art Council is hosting its Fourteenth Annual High School Student Art Show March 5-18, 2017. The show will open with an awards reception on Sunday, March 5, at 1 p.m.This year’s judge is Bruce Greene, a member of the Cowboy...

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Spring Pottery Class

Posted Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Spring Pottery ClassCome join us at the BAC April 10 through April 27 for a fun-filled pottery class.  Sherril Smith will teach a bi-weekly class for 3 weeks, which will meet Mondays and Thursdays from 10 a.m. - noon for six sessions.  The basic building techniques will be covered including...

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February Newsletter

Posted Friday, February 17, 2017

Click here to read about February's news and events.

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Art Classic 2017 Prospectus

Posted Friday, February 03, 2017

The prospectus for the 32nd Annual Bosque Art Classic is now available.   The new BAC website will be open for entries to the Classic sometime in March.Good luck, artists!Click here to view the 2017 prospectus.To read more about the Bosque Art Classic, or to view past Bosque Art Classic galleries,...

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35th Annual Big Event

Posted Friday, February 03, 2017

Traveling the Back Roads The BAC will celebrate its 35th Annual Big Event on April 7-8, 2017.  A weekend of fun kicks off on Friday the 7th with a concert by Ray Wylie Hubbard and his trio, followed by the annual live auction and dinner on Saturday.  Widely known for penning “Up Against the...

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High School Art Show

Posted Friday, February 03, 2017

Entries Accepted February 20-25, 2017  The Bosque Arts Center Art Council is hosting its Fourteenth Annual High School Student Art Show March 5-18, 2017. This year’s judge will be Bruce Greene, a member of the Cowboy Artists of America since 1993.   Acclaimed for his work in various mediums,...

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BINGO - February 21

Posted Monday, January 30, 2017

Join us TUESDAY, February 21, at 7 p.m. for bingo.  This is a departure from our regular Thursday night.  Bring your own snacks or meal and your favorite libation.     Everyone always has a lot of fun at this event so come join in the excitement.  We haven’t been together...

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Comedy Night March 11

Posted Monday, January 30, 2017

It’s time to Laugh Out Loud at the the Bosque Arts Center’s Stand-up Comedy Night,  Saturday, March 11.  Come enjoy an evening of dinner and comedy by Stray Cat Shows out of San Antonio, featuring the clean comedy of Tom Leech, John Tuttle, and last year’s favorites Griff Zolninger and Chandra...

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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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