The members of the Lakeville Arts Council would like to wish all of our friends a Happy and Healthy 2015!
We would also like to take this opportunity to remind you of a few programs coming up in 2015. Check out the 6 Cultural Programs on
the Cultural Presentation Page and the dates for the Festival and "Made In Lakeville" on the Events Page! Plus read below for all the rules to participate in Chair-ish Your Library!!
Website last updated February 10, 2017
This site attempts to share with you our ongoing mission to encourage and support the arts as a vital part of our community. The LAC strives to support all forms of art and culture within our community so everyone can experience its many diverse forms. The LAC accomplishes our mission through various FREE to the public programs. i.e.: the Cultural Presentation Series which occurs at the Lakeville Public Library, “Made In Lakeville” Holiday Craft and Gift Sale, Open Studio held periodically in late spring, and our major annual event celebrating its thirteenth year, the Lakeville Arts & Music Festival to held on September 30. Visit the FESTIVAL PAGE for photos of the 2016 celebration! Be sure to check each page of this website to learn when and where each event will take place.
VISIT the Great Ponds Gallery at the Lakeville Public Library
During the month of January and February, the Great Ponds Gallery in the Lakeville Public Library at 4 Precinct Street in Lakeville will feature an exhibit of photography, acrylic, and pastels titled "Life Through Lens and Brush" by Lakeville resident Allan Coyle originally from Glasgow, Scotland who creates landscapes and seascapes inspired by the beauty of Ireland and Scotland. Mr. Coyle strives to convey the light, color and ever changing weather prevalent in the mountains, moors, lochs, and seas of his native lands.
This free exhibit is open to the public from January 4 through February 27. The Lakeville Public Library is open from noon to 8 pm on Mondays; 10 am to 8 pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays; 10 am to 6 pm on Wednesdays; and 10 am to 2 pm on Saturdays. It is closed Sundays and Fridays. For additional information please contact the library director at 508.947.9028.
The Lakeville Arts Council, as part of the Massachusetts Cultural Council, promotes excellence, access, education and diversity in the arts, humanities and interpretive sciences, in order to improve the quality of life for our community and its residents and to contribute to the economic vitality of our town. (To check out more information about the MCC visit www.mass-culture.org.)
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Lakeville Arts Council (LAC)
The members of the Lakeville Arts Council would like to take this opportunity to remind you of a some programs coming up in 2017.
BIG NEWS: Two of 3 bands for our summer Center Stage Concerts to be held on Tuesday evenings has been booked.
Be sure to mark your calendar for July 18, 6-8PM for an evening of unique jazz with Lakeville's Bela Sarkozy Jazz Trio!! Have a listen: March in New England - YouTube
This soundtrack is a guitar solo of Ray Charles' "You Don't Know Me" arranged and performed by Bela Sarkozy, Jr.
Also mark your calendar for July 25, 6-8PM for an evening of
the right mixture of nostalgia that will touch the hearts of all audiences, playing songs from the era of The Beatles, Steely Dan, The Rolling Stones, Allman Bros with the Corvairs!! They played at the 2014 Lakeville Arts & Music Festival,
SOON we will bring you news about the third band!
The Lakeville Arts & Music Festival will be held September 30. Mark your calendar! Check out the “FESTIVAL” page to see photos from last year’s celebration!
Check out the “CULTURAL PRESENTATION” page and our new "OTHER GRANT PROGRAMS" page to see details all 14 MCC Grants that the LAC approved in December to be held during 2017 in and about Lakeville.
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