Cultural Affairs Council Meeting Agenda - October 19, 2016

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Date: 
October 19, 2016
Time: 
Working Lunch Meeting — Noon
Venue: 
6th Floor Conference Room — 111 NW 1st Street, Miami
II. REPORTS AND DISCUSSION ITEMS

A.         Culture Shock Miami - Discount Tickets for Youth Program

B.         Department Facilities Updates

           1.  Joseph Caleb Auditorium

           2. Sandrell Rivers Theater

                       3.  Coconut Grove Playhouse

C.         Art in Public Places Update 

III. DIRECTOR’S REPORT
IV. COUNCILOR REPORTS
PLEASE RSVP TO (305) 375-4634
  • The next Council meeting of the Cultural Affairs Council is scheduled for Wednesday, December 21, 2016 at 12 Noon at the Stephen P. Clark Center, located at 111 Northwest 1 Street, 6th floor conference room.

Top Arts Fact of the Month

THE DEPARTMENT PROMOTES THE WORK OF MIAMI-DADE COUNTY’S CULTURAL ORGANIZATIONS AND ARTISTS TO RESIDENTS AND VISITORS.

The Department of Cultural Affairs, together with the Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau, produces a dynamic calendar of cultural events available online 24/7 (www.miamiandbeaches.com/events), and printed tri-annually with a distribution 250,000 copies annually. Miami-Dade County is investing more than $1 billion county-wide in building and improving cultural facilities.

ATTACHMENTS

  • A New Definition of Dance: Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs partners with VSA Florida to offer FREE inclusion dance workshops for professional dancers, choreographers, educators and students, featuring internationally renowned dancers of exceptional merit, who also have disabilities
  • AKI Arts for Wellness Day: Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs presents Arts for Wellness Day for children and families with and without disabilities at Pinecrest Gardens on November 5, 2016.
  • AKI District-Wide Student Art Competition: The Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs, through its All Kids Included Program, holds an annual district-wide student art competition open to all Miami-Dade students in grades Pre K-12.

It is the policy of Miami-Dade County to comply with all of the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. To request materials in accessible format, sign language interpreters, and/or any accommodation to participate in any Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs sponsored program or meeting, please contact Francine Andersen (305-375-4634, culture@miamidade.gov) five days in advance to initiate your request. TTY users may also call 711 (Florida Relay Service).