HOLIDAY WRAPPING + Film screening of “LOVE ACTUALLY”

Share in the Holiday season joy with wrapping gifts together, listening to holiday music then ending the evening with watching the film Love Actually. Even if you don’t celebrate Christmas you can join in the spirit of GENEROSITY.

DAC will supply some wrapping supplies but please feel free to donate and bring your own as well! We encourage creativity and community engagement! All ages welcome!

Wrapping 5-7pm | movie 7pm. Rated R for strong language and sexual references. Children under 17 require accompanying parent or adult guardian.

DONATION BASED EVENT

2020 ARTIST CALL

Denali Arts Council invites you to sumbit your work to the following group show categories:

February
“Anonymous Show” Exhibit your work in a classified nature. Allow the art to speak for itself. No names will be represented.  
All mediums are accepted. Submission Deadline January 10th.

March
“ski. noun. ( ˈskiː) Narrow wood or metal or plastic runners used in pairs for gliding over snow. ” Redefine the way you envision skis through artful practice.
All mediums are accepted. 
Submission Deadline February 10th

May
“Fledgling” – In celebration of “Birdathon” we welcome artists to exhibit all works with the subject matter being birds.
All mediums accepted.  
Submission Deadline April 10th.


Please submit work and interest to: Director@denaliartscouncil.org with the subject line referring to what category your applying to. 

Making X-Mas Great Again: A Roller Coaster of Holiday Cheer!

Denali Drama Presents:
Making X-Mas Great Again:A Roller Coaster of Holiday Cheer!
At the Sheldon Community Arts Hangar, Downtown Talkeetna

Dec 19, 20, 21 and 27, 28, 29
Come and enjoy an evening of the ups and downs of the holiday season.Music, Satire, and Drama combine to create a whirlwind of family entertainment.
Doors open at 7pm Show starts at 7:30 Talkeetna Time

TICKETS

MEMBERS $12 / NON MEMBERS $15

MISSION MOON GLOW

On view September 7 to October 5.

NOTE: Open Reception is on 9/28 at 6pm.

Mission Moon Glow hopes to make you rethink your relationship to the moon! Carol + Tom Turner celebrate Talkeetna’s connections to the moon as a shared experience. For this unique lunar experience, based on Tom Turner’s Lunar Calendar works, Carol + Tom have transformed the two-dimensional photographs into a large-scale three-dimensional inflated moon.  Mission Moon Glow is a sculptural, and audio installation.

Tom Turner Photography

TAKE BACK THE TOWN

SAVE THE DATE!


Denali Arts Council’s chance to thank our stellar members and invite a new! GATHER, DANCE, EAT AND CELEBRATE THE ARTS with us.

6PM -Our Annual Membership meeting and voting for board members will take place

7PM Party! Don’t forget your western attire 🙂

STAY TUNED FOR MORE DETAILS

Board of Directors Recruitment

NOW ACCEPTING LETTERS OF INTENT

Are you impassioned by the arts and willing to dedicate your time and knowledge to our mission?! Denali Arts Council is looking for enthusiastic and heart based team members to cultivate ideas, meet strategic goals, and be a trailblazer of the arts. Join our team and contribute during a VERY important new chapter of Denali Arts Council’s history.

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” ― Margaret Mead

TIME TO STEP UP – Please submit letter of intent by September 28th. We will be interviewing board candidates. Voting is Oct 5th at our annual “Take back the town” Fall Harvest membership party.

*Remember that board service is a privilege! That working on behalf of your organization is a gift. That public service is core to the betterment of our society.

OK, so let’s get to the meat of it.

  • What do you know about our organization? Why are you interested in committing your time and energy to us?
  • What do you think are the characteristics of a great board member?
  • Fundraising is a significant obligation of board service (state give/get clearly). Can you tell us about your experience in fundraising?
  • Would you be willing to attend a lunch with the E.Din which the goal was to make a major donor ask?
  • Board members bring experience, wisdom, strategic thinking, and their rolodexes.  Can you tell us about yours?  
  • What kind of autonomy do you have over your calendar? There will be meetings between board meetings and events to house manage.

CHARACTERISTICS OF AN OUTSTANDING BOARD MEMBER

  • Passion for the cause
  • Motivation and Interest
  • Wisdom
  • Relevant Context
  • Eagerness to participate at every meeting
  • Willing to prepare ahead for meetings
  • Anxious to serve on committees
  • Toughness & Collegiality
  • Strong desire for stewardship to others
  • Supportive, but willing to express their own opinion
  • Courage
  • Strives to learn as much as possible
  • Organization ambassador
  • Engages with board outside of board meetings
  • Committed

Please submit a Letter of Intention in which you state why you wish to be a member of the board, and a relevant biography of why you are qualified to serve. Describe your background, experience and strengths that you would bring to board service, as well as your interests, vision and goals you have for Denali Arts Council. 

Please submit your letter to director@denaliartscouncil.org