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Weaving Newtown

The weaving program first offered in early 2013 at the HealingNewtown Arts Space is still going strong as Weaving Newtown.  Read all about our program HERE.

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Home is Where The ART Is

Thanks to everyone who made this year’s Newtown Labor Day Parade – and especially our float – such a great success!

 

Newtown Bee feature article highlights NCAC Donations

Since January 2006 the Newtown Cultural Arts Commission (NCAC) members have made connections between generous donors and recipients in the community.  Though still homeless, the NCAC continues to solicit and distribute musical instruments, sound and stage equipment, fine art and supplies and much more on behalf of the town. Read Kendra Bobowick’s June 24, 2016 full article

First Newtown Poet Laureate, Lisa Schwartz

Congratulations to Lisa Schwartz, who was formally introduced as Newtown’s first Poet Laureate by First Selectman Pat Llodra on Saturday, September 19. 2015 at the Newtown Arts Festival.  She has made several appearances locally since then, and in February, Lisa served as a judge for this year’s Connecticut Southern Regional Semi-finals for Poetry Out Loud […]

The Official Newtown Arts Festival Newsletter is Here!

Weekends and Wednesdays throughout September are chock full of arts and culture. Don’t miss a thing!
Newtown Arts Festival Newsletter

Will You Be Newtown’s First Poet Laureate?

On Monday, June 15, 2015, The Board of Selectman of the Town of Newtown authorized the appointment of a Poet Laureate, a volunteer position.

The Newtown Cultural Arts Commission has been asked to recruit, screen and recommend a Poet Laureate to the Board of Selectman.

The deadline for submitting an application, and samples of work, is August […]

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