The Arts Council is excited to partner with 517Living.com to provide detailed info on the hundreds of arts, cultural and creative events occurring in Greater Lansing every year. We also host some of our own events for our members and the community at large. Come out and enjoy all the amazing events our arts and culture sector has to offer in our region.

March 13, 2024, 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

March 13, 2024, 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

One part networking and one part grant consultation, Chats take place at coffee and tea shops in the Capital Region. Swing by MorningLory Cafe & Bakery at 115 N Bridge St, Dimondale on March 13, 2024, to discuss your creative ideas with membership and program manager, Taylor Haslett! She can provide information on local grant opportunities, explore your project ideas and assist you in planning your applications.

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March 14, 2024, 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

March 14, 2024, 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Join the Arts Council for an insightful journey as Ilene Curts-Thayer shares her artistic journey, with a particular focus on the captivating process of creating paintings in her studio. Delve into the meticulous steps involved in bringing art to life, from the foundational canvas stretching and priming to the intricate details of idea development, composition setup and the utilization of cameras and grids.

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April 9, 2024, 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

April 9, 2024, 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

One part networking and one part grant consultation, Grant Chats take place at coffee and tea shops in the Capital Region. Swing by Grand Traverse Pie Company at 1403 E. Grand River Ave, East Lansing, Michigan, on April 9, 2024, to discuss your creative ideas with membership and program manager, Taylor Haslett! She can provide information on local grant opportunities, explore your project ideas and assist you in planning your applications.

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Greater Lansing Area Arts Calendar in partnership with 517 Living