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6 Benefits of Local Arts and Culture

Art and culture enhances every part of our lives. They bring us joy, and help us to make sense of our own experiences and to empathize with others. And frankly, it’s often just plain fun. Why should you turn off the TV for once and get out there to take in some culture? The benefits …

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Terry Schumacher smiling while playing the lute

Schumacher debuts new suites for baroque lute, March 2 at the Lincoln City Cultural Center

Terry Schumacher is known throughout the classical guitar world as a performer, experimenter, musicologist and music maker extraordinaire. He loves to perform and promote new works, which is just what he’ll be doing at his performance, set for 7 pm Saturday, March 2, at the Lincoln City Cultural Center. The program will include two premieres: …

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Ecology of Creative Space: Gathering Inspiration From the Natural World

Oregon is experiencing a shift in the landscape of creative spaces in our communities. Population changes, (dis)investment, public policy or the lack of it, and climate change have all had a hand in opening, closing, and changing places that are important to us culturally and creatively. The natural world — of which we are a …

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Kuri Gill of Oregon Heritage talks with John Lavrakas of the Newport Symphony Orchestra

Conversations with Grant Funders and Partners

More than $5 million in funding will be available when Oregon Cultural Trust Manager Aili Schreiner joins with colleagues from the Cultural Trust’s Statewide Partners and other funders Feb. 12 through March 11 for “Conversations with Funders and Partners,” a seven-stop series of application workshops. Attendees will learn about funding programs available from multiple grantmakers …

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