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Fund tops $8 Million!



Fund tops 8 million

Honoring Barbara

To honor Barbara Sexton Smith for her long-time commitment to the Fund for the Arts and to provide a source of funding for local education initiatives which utilize the Arts, the Fund for the Arts is proud to announce the creation of the Barbara Sexton Smith Education Enhancement Fund.


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I owe it all to you!

We've come to the end my friends.  The end of the 2014 Fund for the Arts Campaign and the end of my time as President & CEO.

Barbara owe it all to you
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    I’ve got the pictures…

    Please join me at the 2014 Fund for the Arts Campaign Celebration in Central Park located on Fourth Street in Old Louisville for the passing of the Fund for the Arts hat to our new President & CEO,

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    Making that change!

    Got culture? You bet we do! Right here in our region, museums, Arts organizations and cultural programs are opening their doors to children this summer for FREE! That's right, I said free! It's all a

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    Racing toward summer!

    With the Oaks and the 140th running of the Kentucky Derby behind us, we are off and racing toward summer and the close of our 2014 Fund for the Arts Campaign!  Last week I visited with the folks at Jeffboat

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LVAA Summer Art Camp Class

Each camper will have a unique art experience from learning clay, printmaking and sculpture to writing and creating books, wearable

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    DramaWorks Camps!

    Summer Camps 2014 StageOne Family Theatre DramaWorks Camps offers 17 summer sessions for students 4 – 18! All classes take place at the state-of-the-art Lincoln Performing Arts School, 930 E. Main Street

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    Summer Dance Programs

    June 16 – July 18 Save the Date for our Summer Dance Program Open House on Wednesday, May 14, 2014 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at our St. Matthews Studios! Sign up for the Summer Dance Program Mailing

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    Walden Theatre Summer Programs

    Beat the summer blahs with Walden Theatre summer programs. Our one to three-week camps and workshops offer acting, art, musical theatre, clown camp, playwriting, and much more for ages 5 -18. Summer Academy

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Fund for the Arts tops $8 Million

The Fund for the Arts celebrated the end of the 2014 fundraising campaign on Friday, July 11th in Central Park, revealing the grand

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