What's Happening!


Kaitlin Lapka Joins Us as New Administrative Assistant

We are so happy to welcome Kaitlin Lapka to our Arts Council team. Kaitlin is a recent graduate of the University of Michigan and a native of East Lansing. With her diverse experience and unique academic path she is the perfect addition to the Arts Council staff. Among the many aspects of Kaitlin's new role, managing membership will be one of her top priorities. We welcome you to stop down to the Arts Council, introduce yourself and say hello to Kaitlin.


Graphic Design Position Available

The Arts Council is seeking a part-time graphic designer. The graphic design position is 10 hours per week and offers a great portfolio-building opportunity. Come be a part of our dynamic team. Application deadline is Friday, July 24, 2015 by 5 p.m.


Chris Clark Fellowship--July 15 Deadline
The goal of the Chris Clark Fellowship is to support creative capacity building for individuals such as visual, literary, and performing artists; arts administrators; arts educators; and arts students in greater Lansing. The Fellowship provides access to professional development opportunities and business resources through a competitive cash grant reimbursement of up to $1,500.

Sean Lyons Exhibit Opens July 1

We are pleased to be showing the art of our artist member Sean Lyons during the months of July and August. Sean's work can be seen Tuesday - Friday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. An opening reception will be held at the Arts Council office on Friday, July 10 from 6-8 p.m. We hope you will stop by and say hello to Sean and see his work. 



July 16, 2015, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Join the Lansing-area arts community for an evening of mixing and mingling at this creative Old Town shoppe and garden that features a variety of Michigan-made products and foods, coffees and candies, wines and cheeses and more.



 50th Anniversary NEH/NEA Celebration

Make sure to save the date! October 23, 2015, 7-9 p.m. at Wharton Center for Performing Arts. Learn more at go.cal.msu.edu/nehnea




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