Interested in helping shape arts in the City of Lakewood?
The Lakewood City Council is seeking volunteers to fill vacancies on the Lakewood Arts Commission. The City is asking the community to identify and reach out to individuals in local neighborhood associations, civic groups, and community organizations who would be best suited to fill these volunteer positions. There are five (5) vacant positions with 3-year terms through October 15, 2019 and one (1) vacant unexpired term through October 15, 2017.
The role of the Lakewood Arts commission is to assess needs, establish priorities and make recommendations for enrichment of the community and promotion of its cultural vitality through the arts. The Lakewood Arts Commission will do the following:
- Promote the visual, performing and literary arts;
- Encourage the creative contribution of local artists;
- Make recommendations for Public Art to the City Council;
- Support community-building events; and
- Foster the City’s cultural heritage.
The Committee meets on the first Monday at 4:30 p.m., at Lakewood City Hall, 6000 Main Street SW, Lakewood, WA.
Further information and application forms about the City Council advisory boards and committees can be found at www.cityoflakewood.us/city-council/advisory-boards/notices-of-vacancies or by calling the City Clerk’s Office at 253-983-7701,or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org Applications for the Arts Commission are accepted through Monday, October 31, 2016.Print This Post