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.

Dec. 9, 2022 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Dec. 9, 2022 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Grant Chats are monthly drop-in events hosted by the Arts Council of Greater Lansing. One part networking and one part grant consultation, Chats take place at coffee and tea shops in the Capital Region. Swing by Chateau Coffee Co. on Friday, Dec. 9, 2022, between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. to discuss your creative ideas with membership & program manager, Taylor Haslett! She can provide information on local grant opportunities and assist you in planning your applications. We invite you to RSVP by email, though it is not required to attend; just drop a note to Taylor at taylor@lansingarts.org. Learn more about Chateau Coffee Co. at https://www.chateaucoffeeco.com/

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Jan. 9, 2023 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Jan. 9, 2023 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

One part networking and one part grant consultation, Chats take place at coffee and tea shops in the Capital Region. Swing by Blue Owl Coffee (East Lansing) on Monday, Jan. 9, 2023, between 9:30 and 11:30 a.m. to discuss your creative ideas with membership & program manager, Taylor Haslett! She can provide information on local grant opportunities and assist you in planning your applications. We invite you to RSVP by email, though it is not required to attend; just drop a note to Taylor at taylor@lansingarts.org.

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Feb. 8, 2023 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Feb. 8, 2023 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

One part networking and one part grant consultation, Chats take place at coffee and tea shops in the Capital Region. Swing by Strange Matter Coffee (Eastside) on Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2023, between 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. to discuss your creative ideas with membership & program manager, Taylor Haslett! She can provide information on local grant opportunities and assist you in planning your applications. We invite you to RSVP by email, though it is not required to attend; just drop a note to Taylor at taylor@lansingarts.org.

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Mar. 14, 2023 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Mar. 14, 2023 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

One part networking and one part grant consultation, Chats take place at coffee and tea shops in the Capital Region. Swing by Biggby Coffee (Elmwood Dr) on Tuesday, Mar. 14, 2023, between 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. to discuss your creative ideas with membership & program manager, Taylor Haslett! She can provide information on local grant opportunities and assist you in planning your applications. We invite you to RSVP by email, though it is not required to attend; just drop a note to Taylor at taylor@lansingarts.org.

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Dec. 13, 2022 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Dec. 13, 2022 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.

City of Lansing Arts Impact Project Call for Proposals Pitch

The Arts Council of Greater Lansing is pleased to announce the City of Lansing's 2023 Arts Impact Project, which awards $75,000 for the development of a permanent creative structure in the City of Lansing. The public is invited to bring their creative project ideas to the Michigan Institute of Contemporary Art (MICA) (1210 Turner St., Lansing, MI 48906) on Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2022, to pitch their project ideas to the Arts Impact Project Panel. The event is from 4:30 - Last Pitch, and pitches will be heard on a first-come-first-serve basis.

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Greater Lansing Area Arts Calendar in partnership with 517 Living