Upcoming Creative Impact Events & Programs

Berkeley Symphony: Under Construction II

May 3 2015

7pm-9pm

Berkeley, CA

Working in collaboration with EarShot: the National Orchestral Composition Discovery Network, and its partner organizations – the American Composers Forum, League of American Orchestras, New Music USA and the American Composers Orchestra – Berkeley Symphony will expand its Under Construction New

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Workshop – Boxing Our Memories

May 3 2015

2 – 3:30 pm

Richmond, CA

Bring a box, old purse, old tool kit or lunch box. Then bring all the bits and pieces you’ve been collecting and holding onto for memories: photos, flowers, letters, toys, broken strings of beads. We will glue and tape and paint and bind these into a collage of personal memory and history.

(Community Event)

Free Screening of The Elixir of Love for Families

May 3 2015

2-3:15pm

Napa, CA

Donizetti's The Elixir of Love is a delightful comedy about the course of true love made smooth by a "magic" potion. This charming production is set in Napa Valley circa 1915.

(Community Event)

Art in the Community Student Art Reception

May 9 2015

3 – 5 pm

Richmond, CA

Come celebrate with students and see the artwork these elementary to high school students created in our traveling Art in the Community program.

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Japanese American Arts & Crafts

Repeats every week every Saturday 5 times . Apr 11 2015, Apr 18 2015, Apr 25 2015, May 2 2015, May 9 2015

10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Oakland, CA

Japanese American Arts & Crafts

4/11 – 5/9 (Every Saturday) 10:30 am – 12:30 pm Free
Location : OACC Lobby 388 9th St. Ste. 290 Oakland, 94607

These workshops are a great way for youth to learn about Japanese American culture through arts and crafts.

(Community Event)

Del Sol String Quartet Performance & Special Reception

May 17 2015

2 pm

Richmond, CA

The fabulous Del String Quartet returns to the Art Center’s gallery with their adventurous programming responsive to the work and spirit of the artist, Mildred Howard, and her exhibition “Mildred Howard: Spirit and Matter.” A reception follows the performance.

(Community Event)

Free Screening of The Elixir of Love for Families

May 23 2015

11am-12:15pm

St. Helena, CA

Donizetti's The Elixir of Love is a delightful comedy about the course of true love made smooth by a "magic" potion. This charming production is set in Napa Valley circa 1915.

(Community Event)

Mildred Howard Exhibition Closing Reception

May 24 2015

3 – 5 pm

Richmond, CA

Celebrate the work of artist Mildred Howard at this closing event for her exhibition “Mildred Howard: Spirit and Matter, which showcases four decades of evocative work from free-standing sculpture to wall-mounted musings that address racism, injustice and compassion. FREE

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Camp Kala Week 1: The Art of Music

Jun 15 2015 to Jun 19 2015

9am-3pm

Berkeley, CA

At Camp Kala children engage in hands-on art activities while working in a professional studio environment at Kala Art Institute. During Week 1 unleash your child's imagination through movement, rhythm, composition and musical storytelling.

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Camp Kala Week 2: Artist's Field Guide to Science and Nature

Jun 22 2015 to Jun 26 2015

9am-3pm

Berkeley, CA

At Camp Kala Summer Youth Art Programs children engage in hands-on art activities while working in a professional studio environment at Kala Art Institute. During Week 2 children 6-9 get their hands dirty investigating plant science and ecology through drawing, painting and collage.

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Camp Kala Week 3

Jun 29 2015 to Jul 2 2015

9am - 3pm

Berkeley, CA

At Camp Kala Summer Youth Art Programs children engage in hands-on art activities while working in a professional studio environment at Kala Art Institute.

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Camp Kala Week 4: Sculpt, Mold, Build: An Exploration of 3D Multiples

Jul 6 2015 to Jul 10 2015

9am-3pm

Berkeley, CA

At Camp Kala Summer Youth Art Programs children engage in hands-on art activities while working in a professional studio environment at Kala Art Institute. Calling all builders, sculptors, and makers aged 9-12 for Week 4!

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Camp Kala Week 5 - Think Outside the Book: An Investigation of Words and Forms

Jul 13 2015 to Jul 17 2015

9am-3pm

Berkeley, CA

At Camp Kala Summer Youth Art Program children engage in hands-on art activities while working in a professional studio environment at Kala Art Institute.

(Community Event)

Luna Dance Summer Institute

Jul 17 2015 to Jul 24 2015

Berkeley, CA

Luna's Summer Institute brings six dance teaching artists and six classroom teachers/practitioners together to activate and inspire individual and collective imaginations.

(Professional Development)

Camp Kala Week 6: High School Drawing Studio

Jul 20 2015 to Jul 24 2015

10am-4pm

Berkeley, CA

At Camp Kala Summer Youth Art Program kids engage in hands-on art activities while working in a professional studio environment at Kala Art Institute. For Week 6 we invite high school students at every level of experience to spend concentrated studio time working on drawing skills.

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Camp Kala Week 7: High School Printmaking Survey

Jul 27 2015 to Jul 31 2015

10am-4pm

Berkeley, CA

At Camp Kala Summer Youth Art Program kids engage in hands-on art activities while working in a professional studio environment at Kala Art Institute.

(Community Event)

Back to the Source

Aug 2 2015 to Aug 8 2015

9am-5pm

San Francisco, CA

This summer, connect with your dramatic self and find new inspiration in the transformative and collaborative act of making theater by coming Back to the Source at A.C.T.

(Professional Development)

AXIS Dance Company Summer Intensive & Physically Integrated Dance Teacher Training

Aug 3 2015 to Aug 11 2015

10am-5pm

Oakland, CA

Join us for an explorative dance intensive with AXIS Dance Company. Learn new skills in three different modules derived from the company’s working ethos and repertoire that will enhance and develop your own practice in improvisation, choreography and performance.

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