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Arts for Children of Nevada now part of Amazon Smile

Arts for Children of Nevada is happy to announce that we are now part of the Amazon Smile Program.  Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases.  Click on the link and register so that your Amazon purchases can help us fund programs in the arts for the children of Northern Nevada. https://smile.amazon.com/ch/82-4662856

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Mosaic Mural to be installed at Boys and Girls Club of Western Nevada

Arts for Children of Nevada is excited to announce that they are bringing mosaic artist Colleen Conlin of Crooked Tree Ceramics in Tucson, Arizona  to the area to begin a series of workshops with the children at the Boys and Girls Club of Western Nevada that will include  the installation of a large mosaic mural themed "A Place to Become". Pieces included in the mosaic will be created by the children at the Boys and Girls Club.  This program will provide the children with an opportunity to explore mosaic art working with clay and glaze.  They will explore the process from start to finish with the first workshop beginning on February 15th, the second workshop on March 15th and the installation to be completed the first week of April.  

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Working Together One Beat At A Time

Our poster is finished and ready for distribution.  If you would like an 11 X 17 poster to promote the arts, teamwork along with  diversity, equality and inclusion at your location please email us at info@afcnv.org.  We are happy to provide you with posters sponsored by Arts for Children of Nevada.

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Youth Ukulele Groups

Youth Ukulele Groups

We are happy to announce that Ukuleles have been ordered and we are just waiting delivery so that we can begin several youth ukulele groups in the Carson Valley area.  Children will have the opportunity to learn, play and sing in a group setting.  As they progress with their musical talents we look forward to hearing them play for the community to support our mission of giving back to the community.  "When we give we get, when we get we give". 

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Nature's Symphony of Sound and Song

Come and explore the sounds of nature's music on Saturday, December 8th from 10:30-11:30am at the Carson City Library, 900 Roop St. Carson City.  Event is sponsored by the jackpot grant from the Nevada Arts Council and is free to all. 

UPCOMING EVENTS

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HIGH TEA WITH A SPOT OF BOO!



A very special thank you to everyone who made this event so special and a great success.  Looking forward to next year's High Tea with a Spot of Thriller!

Grammy award winning harpist performs at fundraiser

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Anne Roos, Grammy  winning harpist will perform at the October 19th fundraiser.  Tickets are $45.00/pp or $360.00 for a table of 8.  For more info on Anne Roos visit www.harpistanneroos.com

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Nature's Symphony of Art

Arts for Children of Nevada is sponsoring a program from October, November and December that features art work by the children of Northern Nevada reflecting Nature's Symphony.  Along with this program Mother Nature will provide a music program for children to explore the music of Nature.  This program was made possible by a grant from the Nevada Arts Council and Arts for Children of Nevada.  Children's collaborative artwork will be shown at the Bristlecone Gallery until November 9th.  Mother Nature performances will continue through December 2018. 

Participating schools and centers included:

Allie and Friends, Minden, NV

Alpine Learning Center, Markleville, CA

Brighter Days, Gardnerville NV

Children's Museum of Northern Nevada, Carson City, NV

Small Blessings, Carson City, NV

Sunshine and Rainbows, Gardnerville

Trinity Lutheran Preschool and Kindergarten

Western Nevada College Child Development Center, Carson City, NV


To view photos of the children's artwork visit the photo gallery on this website. 

Thank You to Our Sponsors

A great big thank you to our sponsors who help to make our events and services for the children of Nevada possible.  If your business is interested in sponsoring for one of our events or programs for the children please contact Maureen at info@afcnv.org or call 602-820-1900.