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    Fine Arts Center
    Brigham City
    We are a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting and providing affordable fine arts opportunities for youth and families in the community. We offer after school and evening classes in art, youth choir, theater, drawing, puppetry, and photography. We also offer a variety of community activities including: theater productions, puppet story time for preschoolers, periodic concerts, a Puppet Museum with special family activity times, puppetry workshops in the schools,
    monthly Open Mic nights and great recital space for piano and music teachers.

    Our current Board members are:
    Hal Allen - President,
    Jeff Lowe - Past President
    Greg Putnam    - Treasurer
    Susan Behring - Secretary
    Dave Neidert
    Linda Lowe 
    Jennifer Delaney
    Dave Kafton
    Austin Weyand

    Director:  Susan Neidert

    Office Staff: 
    Sally Warren, Andy Peterson, Haylee Pixton, Linda Lowe and Laura Johnson

    OUR SPONSORS: 2013-2014

    Marie Eccles Caine Foundation
    / Russell Family; 
     

    Boeing Corporation/Community Fund

    Brigham City Autoliv


    Box Elder

    County Tourism

      This program is supported in part by the Utah Division of Arts and Museums, with funding from the State of Utah and the National Endowment for the Arts,
    which believes that a great nation deserves great art.”
                       

     Kiwanis Club of Brigham City

     Other  2013-2014  Supporters:

    Gold contribitors-Please First see our 6 Gold contributors above  

    The Marie Eccles Caine
             Foundation/Russell family

    The Boeing Corporation

    Brigham City Corp- Community
                 
    Cooperative Initiative

    Autoliv

    Super Bronze Backers:
    Box Elder County Tourism
    The Kiwanis Club of Brigham City
    Gillies Funeral Chapel
    Icon Health and Fitness
    Microsoft and Tech Soup.com
    Geri Garfield and DeAnn Nichols
    KSM Music

    Bronze Backers: 
    Hal R. Allen and Associates
    Edge Orthodontics
    Blanchard's Braces
    Cover- up
    Brigham Center for Womens Health
    Box Elder News Journal  
    The UPS Store
    Anonymous
    Two Color Photography 
    Members First Credit Union
    Tom and Alida Hannum 
    Edward Jones, Ken Kennedy 
    JoAnn and Richard Kimber
    Dave Kafton

     Other Patron Supporters:
    Brigham City Area Chamber,  Idle Isle Cafe,   Peach City Ice Cream,   Jill Rasmussen,  Remuda Golf,  Hansen Jewelry,  Randy Capener, DDS, Hunan Village, Integrity Home Health, HoneyVille Food Products, 
    Larry Camarillo, USU Brigham City Campus

     We welcome your donations year round to support  fine arts programs and community activities. 

     We are a 501 c(3) nonprofit organization and your donations are not only tax deductible, but strive to make a positive  difference for  youth and families!

    •  Light and sound booth techs - training available with 6 month commitment.
    • We are also taking applications for board members.

    Contact the Fine Arts Center for more information at  435-723-0740.

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    Special Alert Service

    Send us an email at: bcfineartscenter@aol.com and let us know if you want specific program reminders or announcements sent to your e-mail address. Please indicate what topics you are interested in, ie: preschool puppet time, open mike, concerts, after school classes, adult/ evening art classes, etc. and you will get a three to four day notice for programs and a two week registration notice for classes.
     
    FLYWAY MINIATURES ANYONE??!!
    This is a fund raiser for the Fine Arts Center and the Brigham
    City Heritage and Arts Board. We still have miniatures available for sale.
    The Brigham City Main Street Flyway took to the air the last week of April. They are 18 by 22 inch panels that will again hang from lamp posts on Main street between Forest and First South April - December . Pick up a book mark and compare your knowledge on the bird identities. Miniatures of all eight panels are available for purchase at the Brigham City Chamber, the Fine Arts Center and at the Bear River Bird Refuge Education Center just west of Brigham City.
    Pictured here are all 8 panels. These reproductions are 2- 5/8" by 4" big on 1/8 inch birch plywood.
    Cost is $4.00 each or $30 for the full set of 8. Great Brigham City souvenirs for matting or use as ornaments
     
     

     

     

     

     

     

     August July 2014 Happenings

    Our office will be closed from July 24 - July 29.  Please feel free to leave us a message and we will return your call.  The phones will be checked daily!  Hope you had a fun and safe 24th!!
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    PRINT MAKING CLASS:

    A special print making class is being offered by Adrian VanSuchtelen at the Fine Arts Center this Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday ( July 30,31, and August 1) from 9 am to 12 noon each day.  We have openings for one or two more, but would like to know by  noon Tuesday July 29. The cost for this fantastic experience is $150. Call 435-730-2487 for more info.

    See  Bookbag drive and PUPPETS in the PARK info below.

    Improv Faction for High school youth has changed back to Thursdays 5:00-6:00 pm. Still meeting Thursday July 24.
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    Next Teen Art Club meeting is Tuesday August 5th.

    Pay It Forward, Youth in Action Service Club
    for young teens ages 12-15 years.   No meeting Monday July 28. Meet at The Fine Arts Center or as indicated.  For new meeting time and latest volunteer opportunities See pay it forward link. 

    Our Pay it Forward Service Group is doing a BookBag Drive for The Family Support Center to help families in need get ready for back to school.  They are seeking bookbags and the following supplies:
    Schools Supplies Needed: Backpacks &
    • v Pencils & Erasers        v Crayons

    • v Pencil Box or Pouch   v Pencil Sharpeners

    • v Colored Pencils           v Highlighters

    • v Markers                        v 12 Inch Rulers

    • v 5 Inch Scissors             v Glue Sticks

    • v 3 Ring Binder                      v Folders

    • v Ruled Index Cards              v Kleenex Tissues

    • v Antibacterial Sanitizers     v Elmers Glue

         v Wide Ruled 1 Subject Notebooks
      v Wide Ruled Loose Leaf Filler Paper

    There are collection bins at The Fine Arts Center, Wal-Mart, and The Family Support Center (276 North on 200 East).  We will be gathering supplies until Friday August 8.  If you can spare a supply or two it would be greatly appreciated!! 
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    Come Join us for
    Puppets in the Park
    at Constitution Park,
    450 East 700 South in
    Brigham City,
    Saturday
    August 9,10a-2p




                                    
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    Peach Days Melodrama
     We  have finalized the cast and are looking forward to a great Peach Days Show!!  
    "Widow Widdicombe's Woes or "The Family that Mines together Pines together" by DeAnn Nichols.  Directed by Geri Garfield.
    Shows will be at 2,4, and 6 pm on Saturday September 6,2014.  See you there?
    Tickets will go on sale Thursday August 21,2014






    PLEASE CHECK OUT THE SIDEBAR FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT ONGOING PROGRAMS:
    Improv Faction:
    For 9th grade and up- Thursdays 5 - 6pm  
    World of Puppetry Museum
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    1st and 3rd Saturdays 1:00pm - 4:00pm
    Preschool puppet story time: 2nd Friday of the month September through May, 9:30 to 10:30 am 
    Open Mic Night:  Monthly on a Saturday night. Next Open Mic Night will be August 9.  The doors open up to all at 7 pm. See Open Mic Page for more info. Watch for occasional open mic show case concerts at 6 pm on these dates.