Welcome To Shawano County Arts

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The Shawano County Arts Council is a multi- faceted Community Arts Organization

As a presenter, Shawano County Arts Council sponsors the Shawano Arts & Crafts Fair, the Folk Music Festival, the Box in the Wood Theater Guild, Children's Theater, Visiting Artists' Series, the Concert Series, and the Logemann Memorial Concert Series.

As a facility Manager, Shawano County Arts Council maintains and operates the Mielke Arts Center as the focal point in a four county area and as a venue for touring and community activities.

As a local arts agency, Shawano County Arts Council provides technical assistance and services to the Shawano County 4-H, area high schools, the Shawano Jaycees and other arts and civic groups. In addition, SCAC speaks on arts issues in the community, works with statewide arts consortia and provides services for both private and community events.

As an art-in-education broker, Shawano County Arts Council arranges symposiums in local schools with visiting artists and strives to further students' opportunities to determine their place in the arts.

As a community resource, Shawano County Arts Council cooperates with local high schools, the Shawano County 4-H, the Chamber of Commerce, the From the Pineries to the Present Heritage Tourism Council, the Tourism Marketing and Advertising Council, Shawano county, local professional presenters and others.

As a fund-raiser, Shawano County Arts Council maintains a progressive relationship with the Mielke Family Foundation, Shawano County, the City of Shawano, the Wisconsin Arts Board and hundreds of patrons in order to fund special and capital projects.

Read the letter from our president...