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3rd Annual Bay Area National Arts in Education Week: Creative Impact

When: Friday, September 13, 2013 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Location: Oakland Museum of California
1000 Oak Street in Oakland, CA

This special, free event celebrating Bay Area arts education is nearing capacity!

RSVP now to join this annual celebration.

When you RSVP, you will be put on the list for complimentary admission to the Oakland Museum of California galleries and special exhibitions.

Don’t miss these speakers and performers!

Featured Speakers
Keith Carson
President, Alameda County Board of Supervisors

Craig Watson
Director of the California Arts Council

Lori Fogarty
Director of the Oakland Museum of California

Featured Performers
Westlake Middle School Jazz Combo
Inspiring youth jazz group
presented in association with San Francisco Performances

Jenny Zheng
Guzheng performer with the Chinese Spirit Music Ensemble
at the Oakland Asian Cultural Center

Fresh Dynamix
High energy hip-hop dancers
presented in association with REACH Ashland Youth Center and Alameda County Arts Commission

Vocal Rush
Award-winning youth vocal group
from Oakland School for the Arts

Oaktown Jazz Workshop
Youth jazz musicians from Oakland Jazz Workshop
celebrating the tradition of live jazz and jazz mentorship

Kinetic Arts
Awesome youth stilt walkers and jugglers
from Oakland School for the Arts & Kinetic Arts Center

Don’t miss the Resource Fair!

Bring your arts education brochures to share with the community members that will attend!
To participate in the Fair, simply bring no more than 200 brochures and plan to volunteer at the resource fair for a half hour during the event. No display materials needed. RSVP now!

Don’t miss the fun!

This event is in conjunction with Friday Night @ OMCA
including hands-on activities, music, wine tasting, food trucks, and more!

There’s more year-round!

Please visit the Creative Impact Calendar for details on Reaching for the Stars: Cal Performances’ Annual Arts Learning Forum on Nov 13, 2013 and other Creative Impact events
for schools, families and community throughout the year.

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