05/02/2017 | News release | Distributed by Public on 05/02/2017 08:36
Canton will once again focus a spotlight on arts and culture during the 7th annual Canton Acts of Culture Week. This special week, presented by the Canton Commission for Culture, Arts and Heritage, is currently underway and will run through Monday, May 8, 2017 at various community locations.
Some of the many goals of Canton's Acts of Culture Week include: showcasing community cultural resources and partnerships; celebrating diverse culture offerings; raising awareness of arts accessibility; instilling an appreciation of local arts organizations; and promoting the arts and heritage in and around the Canton community.
In celebration of the arts, a variety of events will be held, some of which include:
A special Spring Art Exhibition will once again brighten the lobby of the Summit on the Park, located at 46000 Summit Parkway in Canton, now through Sunday, May 7 at 6 p.m. Stop in and view over 40 works of art. These paintings, which are also available for purchase, have been created by the students and instructors of Canton Leisure Services Enrichment Watercolor I, Watercolor II and Oil & Acrylics classes. Exhibit is free & open to the public during normal Summit on the Park business hours. For additional information, call 734/394-5460 or visit www.summitonthepark.org.
Additional events, include:
A complete calendar of the 7th annual Canton Acts of Culture Week events is available at www.cantonfun.org. For more information on this Canton Community celebration, please call 734/394-5360.