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215 College Hill Drive
Clifton, Texas 76634
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News at the Bosque Arts Center

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...

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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

The 2016 Bosque Arts Center Quilt Show and Competition is coming up June 10, 11 and 12.  The show will again include a Vendor’s Marketplace on Friday and Saturday, June 10 and 11, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The competition quilts will remain hanging for viewing on Sunday, June 12, from 1 to 4 p.m. ...

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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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Pottery Class

Posted Thursday, March 17, 2016

Looking for something fun to do this Spring?!  Come join us at the BAC April 13 through April 29, 2016 for a fun-filled pottery class.  Sherril Smith will teach a bi-weekly class which will meet Wednesdays and Fridays from 10am - 12 noon for six sessions.  The basic building techniques...

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BAC Closed Good Friday

Posted Tuesday, March 15, 2016

The Bosque Arts Center will be closed in observance of Good Friday on March 25, 2016.  The BAC will be open regular hours (10 a.m. to 5 p.m.) on Saturday, March 26.Happy Easter, everyone!

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2016 Texas Troubadour

Posted Wednesday, March 09, 2016

The 4th Annual Texas Troubadour Songwriter Classic is now accepting entries.  Songwriters and singer/songwriters may enter online or by CD for the October 22 live event.   Deadline for entries is August 1, 2016.The 2016 Troubadour will be judged by the talented husband & wife duo...

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Showcase of Young Musicians

Posted Wednesday, March 09, 2016

The 2nd Annual Showcase of Young Musicians will take place on Thursday, March 31, at the BAC.  The audience will have the chance to see the talented young musicians of our area performing a variety of music.  The performance is free to the public, but donations for the CMA scholarship and...

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Bosque Art Classic

Posted Wednesday, March 09, 2016

Entry deadline for the Bosque Arts Center’s 31st Annual Bosque Art Classic is May 23, 2016.  Sponsored by the BAC Art Council, the Classic welcomes realistic and representational art in the categories of drawing, oil/acrylic, pastel, sculpture, and water media.  The national art show and sale...

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No Yoga March 15 & 29

Posted Tuesday, March 08, 2016

Yoga class will not meet March 15 & 29.  Yoga regularly meets Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m.  The class is open to anyone and the cost is $10 per class.

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LSM Resident Art Show

Posted Monday, March 07, 2016

Come view the bright colors and happy artwork at the 2016 Lutheran Sunset Ministries Resident Art Show.  The BAC and LSM are teaming up again to co-host the show, open to visitors on Thursday, March 17.  A new dimension to the show this year is a special display of ceramic pieces also created...

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Still Life for Beginners

Posted Monday, March 07, 2016

Have you always wanted to paint but just never found the workshop to get you headed in that direction?  Artist Kathy Tate returns to the Bosque Arts Center  to teach a beginning workshop for those of you who have always wanted to try your hand at painting fine art. Not the painting parties...

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Big Event Weekend April 8-9

Posted Monday, March 07, 2016

T.G. Sheppard launches a spectacular Big Event weekend with his concert on Friday, April 8, at 7 p.m.  Reserved seats at tables may be purchased for $125 or $75; general admission chair seating is available for $35.  Food, beer, wine, and soft drinks will be available for purchase at the event....

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Third Floor Concert April 2

Posted Monday, March 07, 2016

First Baptist Church San Antonio - Chamber Choir & Symphony:    Once again the third floor acoustics strike a chord with this special musical performance by the First Baptist Church of San Antonio Chamber Choir and Orchestra.  On Saturday, April 2, at 2 p.m. the third floor auditorium...

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March Newsletter

Posted Monday, March 07, 2016

Read the March 2016 edition of Highlights by clicking this link.  There's something for everyone at the Bosque Arts Center! Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE ...

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