What's Happening SUMMER ARTS CAMP: REGISTRATION OPEN
Summer Arts Camp 2014 will be held June 23 - 27, 2014, 9 am - 2:30 pm at the Berlin Intermediate School.
Registration form, including selection of workshops offered this year is now available: ARTS CAMP REGISTRATION FORM
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: JUNE 6TH.
BUS TRIP TO THE WINTERTHUR MUSEUM AND GARDENS: MAY 29TH
"COSTUMES OF DOWNTON ABBEY"
Join us for a day you won't forget! Deadline to place your reservation is April 25th.

CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE: BUS TRIP INTERINARY
To reserve your seat, submit the printable REGISTRATION FORM with your form of payment and deliver or mail it to the Worcester County Arts Council (6 Jefferson Street, Berlin, MD 21811).
BASKETS OF ART SCHOLARSHIP FUNDRAISER A SUCCESS!
Thank you to all the artists and patrons who donated original pieces of artwork to our Baskets of Art scholarship fundraiser and everyone who purchased the raffle tickets benefiting this valuable program for deserving local students.

Summer Arts Camp 2014 - Mark your calendars!
Our annual Summer Arts Camp for children will be held again in Berlin Intermediate School
June 22 - June 27, 2014
9 am - 2:30 pm

Camp fee: $95.00
ART LECTURES “A is for Art!”
MARCH 3, 10, 17, 24, 31; 6 PM - 7:30 PM
Presenter: Dr. Marina Borovok
Fee: $12/participant/lecture
ART SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES: DEADLINE EXTENDED UNTIL - MARCH 28, 2014
APPLY TODAY!
Community Arts Development Grants Awarded
The Worcester County Arts Council is proud to award $9,950 in Community Arts Development Grants program to 9 art projects and events to be presented by local nonprofit arts organizations during the 6 month granting cycle beginning January 1, 2014.
Funding will support a wide variety of creative and innovative projects that are of outstanding artistic quality and demonstrate community benefit enhancing the lives of everyone living and visiting the Worcester County.

WELCOME NEW MEMBERS

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WCAC Berlin Gallery
6 Jefferson Street
Berlin, MD. 21811
Phone: 410-641-0809

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WCAC Grants

Pictured above are the Grant Recipients who were present at the Annual Membership Meeting held on June 9, 2013.
Community Arts Development (CAD) Grants
The Worcester County Arts Council’s Community Arts Development Grants program is designed to assist local community based groups produce and present arts activities in Worcester County and is funded and supported by the Maryland State Arts Council.

In the second granting period of FY 2014, the Worcester County Arts Council awarded $9,950 in Community Arts Development Grants program to various art projects and events to be presented by local nonprofit arts organizations beginning January 1, 2014. In FY 2014 the Arts Council awarded a total of $20,000 to local organizations thru this program.
Funding will support a wide variety of creative and innovative projects that are of outstanding artistic quality and demonstrate community benefit enhancing the lives of everyone living and visiting the Worcester County.

The next grant deadline is 2 pm on April 15, 2014.
The following is a list of organizations and their projects that are being awarded a Community Arts Development Grant beginning January 1, 2014:

Assateague People Of Delmarva: 21 Annual Drums On Pocomoke
Berlin Intermediate School: Artfest 2014
Community Church Of Ocean Pines: Worcester County Choral Workshop & Concert
Mid-Atlantic Symphony Orchestra: Symphony Performances
Ocean Pines Children’s Theater: “The Little Mermaid Jr.” - Musical Theater Production
Pine Tones Chorus: Spring 2014 Concert Series
Town Of Ocean City Recreation & Parks: Children’s Art Workshops At Art’s Alive
Ward Museum Of Wildfowl Art: Carving Competition & Art Festival
Worcester Chorale: Spring Concert Of “Birth & Renewal”
Worcester County Library Foundation: Ballet Theater Of Maryland – “Pirates Of The Chesapeake”
APPLICATION PROCEDURE AND DEADLINES:

Grant Periods: Grants may be made for projects occurring during the 6-month periods of:
January 1 through June 30 - Deadline to submit: October 15th
July 1 through December 31 - Deadline to submit: April 15th


Organizations which hold projects year-around or in both of the 6-month periods may request grants which cover the entire fiscal year of July through the following June.
Annual grant applications must be submitted by April 15th.

PLEASE NOTE: APPLICATION FORMS ARE REVISED AS OF MARCH 2013. ONLY NEW FORMS WILL BE ACCEPTED.

APPLICATION FORMS AND GUIDELINES:

COMMUNITY ARTS DEVELOPMENT (CAD) GRANT APPLICATION
COMMUNITY ARTS DEVELOPMENT (CAD) GRANT GUIDELINES


MINI GRANTS:

COMMUNITY ARTS DEVELOPMENT (CAD) MINI GRANT GUIDELINES
COMMUNITY ARTS DEVELOPMENT (CAD) MINI GRANT APPLICATION


FINAL REPORT:

COMMUNITY ARTS DEVELOPMENT (CAD) GRANT & MINI GRANT FINAL REPORT