Cultural Council

Contact: Jeanne Randorf
Chair
Address: One North Main Road, Otis, MA 01253
Phone: 413-269-4251
Email:  culturalco.otis@yahoo.com
Hours:
Term:
Meeting  3rd Wednesday 6:00 pm
Additional LinksMembersAgendasMinutes
NameTitleTerm
Jeanne Randorf
ChairJune 30, 2021
Ilisa SulnerJune 30, 2019
Mary Jo EngelsSecretary
June 30, 2019
Arlene TolopkoMember
June 30, 2019
Vicki ErnstMemberJune 30, 2021
Deborah FogelMemberJune 30, 2019
Carol LombardoMemberJune 30, 2020
Shanon AlbeeEx Officio

 

Our Mission Statement:

The Otis Cultural Council mission is to promote cultural access, education, and diversity in the arts, humanities, and interpretive sciences for Otis residents of all ages, and to promote communication and community-building.

Calendar of Events for 2019

Sat. June 22     6 – 9:30 pm
Sup & Swing – Otis Community Event. Food trucks and free concert by “The Monday Project”  Otis Town Hall Green.     Offered in collaboration with the Otis Celebrations Committee.

Wed. June 26   7 pm
Cell Block Visions   Slide show presentation by artist & author Phyllis Kornfeld.   Otis Town Library & Museum. Parental guidance suggested.

Wed. July 17     6:30 pm
Ukulele Workshop Learn to play and sing with teacher & musician David Maloof. At Otis Library & Museum. Limited to 15 participants – call 413-269-0109

Th. July 25      6:30 pm
Balloon Aliens! Kids workshop to learn  balloon twisting with Ed the Wizard. At Otis Library & Museum, in conjunction with their summer reading program.

Sat. Aug 3    9 am – 3 pm
12th Annual Arts Festival Unique gifts, arts & crafts. Pottery demonstration.  Hot dogs and kielbasa food wagon. Farmington River Elementary School.

Sun. Aug. 11     3 pm
Afternoon of Delta Blues and Rhythm Tap. Music by Robin  O’Herin,  Andy Taylor, and Stefanie Weber. An afternoon of great harmonies and pure fun!  Otis Town Hall Green. ( Inside in case of rain).

Sat. Aug. 17     6:30 pm
Square Dance – Caller Cliff Brodeur & the Housatonic  Philharmonic Orchestra. Dance the night away at the Otis Center Fire House.

Tuesday Aug. 20  6:30 pm
Nutshell Playhouse presentation of “Top Bananas!” , a live theater performance for families at the Farmington Elementary School. Offered in collaboration with the Otis Library.

 

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