You can help the Richmond Area Arts Council raise much-needed funds beginning 8 a.m. Friday, Nov. 1.
It’s easy to donate. Visit GoodGivingGuide.net and search for the Richmond Area Arts Council.
The first 10 non-profits to raise $7,500 will receive a matching endowment fund.
All donations for the Nov. 1 challenge must be made online at goodgivingguide.net. Donors may choose to attend the Bluegrass Community Foundation Challenge at the West 6th Brewing Company from 3 to 7 p.m. Nov. 1 and donate to the Richmond Area Arts Council during this event.
You are not just donating, you are marking a difference in the quality of life for all residents of Madison County.
Non-profit organizations nationally derive 74 to 91 percent of their revenue from small gifts by individuals. Online giving increased 50 percent during 2012.
Donors also can help by serving as social media ambassadors by sharing/liking facebook posts from the Richmond Area Arts Council page or retweeting twitter posts.
Mark your calendar and have your credit card ready to donate Friday, Nov. 1, beginning at 8 a.m. Be certain to donate to the Richmond Area Arts Council.
The minimum donation is $10 and every donation counts!
March Class to make Double Wine Basket
Sign up today for the March basket class at the Richmond Area Arts Center. February’s class is already filled so don’t put off reserving a spot in the March 29 class.
March class participants will weave their own handy and decorative basket suitable for storing two bottles of their favorite wine, the Double Wine Basket.
Still time to join the Madison Strings
“Get down your ‘fiddle’ and resin up your bow.” There’s still time to join the Madison Strings.
Two levels of strings are being taught Wednesday evenings this semester at the Richmond Area Arts Council, 399 W. Water St.
Still time to join Madison Singers’s spring semester
It’s not too late to join the Madison Singers for their spring semester.
Rehearsals are conducted every Tuesday from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Richmond Area Arts Center, 399 W. Water St.
RAAC annual Celtic Festival is March 14
The Richmond Area Arts Council will host it annual Celtic Festival on Friday, March 14, from 6 to 8 p.m.
Patrons will enjoy Irish stew, delectable desserts, drinks, music, dancing and more.
Clark-Moores, Model students selected for state children’s chorus
Sydney Jones, a sixth-grade student at Clark-Moores Middle School and Katrina Godsey, a fifth-grade student at Model Laboratory School, have been accepted as members of the 2014 Kentucky Children’s Chorus.
Treble Clef Youth Chorus still accepting members
La, la, la la! The Richmond Area Arts Council is still accepting spring semester registrations for the Treble Clef Youth Chorus.
This outstanding chorus continues to grow and gain recognition throughout the region. Your child needs no prior experience, just the desire to sing.
‘Fun With the Arts’ after-school classes still open
Now is the perfect time to register for “Fun With the Arts” after-school classes.
These wonderful classes are for students from kindergarten through fifth grade.
Ballroom/social dance classes start Feb. 10
If you have ever wanted to learn how to dance, now is your chance!
Learn ballroom and other social dances at the Richmond Area Arts Center!
Patrons have the opportunity to take classes taught by a renowned instructor in the beautiful, historic Richmond Area Arts Center, 399. W. Water St.
RAAC’s Rio Carnival is Feb. 28
Shake off the winter blues with RAAC’s “Rio Carnival” at the EKU Performing Arts Center’s lobby Friday, Feb. 28, from 7 to 10 p.m.
Admission is $30 and includes heavy hors d’oeuvres, live music, jugglers, drinks, cash bar and more.
Mitchell, Smith to teach art of bedtime story telling
“Winnie the Pooh.” “The Wizard of Oz.” “Peter Pan.”
We’ve all read these classics to our children and grandchildren. Just like our parents did for us.
It’s exciting to spend time in Hundred-Acre Wood. The Land of Oz. And Neverland. It never gets old. And never falls out of fashion.
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