to the Animas Museum
for the next general membership meeting:
The next general membership meeting will start at 10
a.m. on Thursday, March 13, at the Animas Museum. We'll learn
about the new Smithsonian
Institution's exhibit JOURNEY STORIES. It's a compelling presentation
about the journey of peoples in and to the United States,
tribes to the Pilgrims to the migration West. Contact Karren Little at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Make your own beauty
with Susie Amman
a.m. Wednesday, March 19
Highlands Community Center
your friends for lunch and spend an hour learning how to make organic
body butter and bath salts with Susie Amman in this first
member-sponsored fund-raiser of the year.
workshop will begin at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, March 19, at the
Edgemont Highlands Community Center. Cost is $35 and includes lunch and
two take-home gifts.
Susie learned how to make organic body butter and lotionsin her
kitchen at a workshop several years ago. Use the products you
make, and you'll have radiant skin for life.
This informative and fun class will show you how to use all natural
oils and additives to make lotions, creams and bath products.
You'll leave with softer hands and a smile on your face.
is limited so please make your reservations by e-mailing Susie at H82fly2@aol.com
as soon as possible.
Make out your checks to DFA and mail them to Susie Amman, 26 Hidden
Treasure, Durango, CO 81301.
Dance the Night
Away on June 14
with Tim Sullivan at Edgemont Picnic Grounds
Join your Durango Friends of the Arts friends who purchased Tim
Sullivan and his band for a night of music and dancing on Saturday,
June 14. It starts at 4:30 p.m. when the picnic grounds open.
Bring a picnic dinner and your own beverages. Music and dancing
commence at 6 p.m. A dance floor and some tables will be under a tent.
Cost is $100 for you and five friends.
This very casual and fun event is a fund-raiser for Durango Friends of
the Arts. Contact Cindy Cortese at email@example.com.
German Food AND
from the incomparable Marilyn Garst
Marilyn Garst will host a fantastic German dinner and piano concert for
a lovely fund-raiser scheduled for Friday, June 27, at her home. Her
sister, Bonnie Mangold, will accompany her. Dinner and concert will be
$100 per person, limited to 14 people.
If you've never attended one of Marilyn's gourmet dinners and piano
concerts, you will be enthralled by her charm, her cuisine and her
incredible piano performance. Contact Marilyn at firstname.lastname@example.org
Style 'n' Stones
Jewelry Class has a few more openings
We've had a few openings from some cancellations, so the Style
'n' Stones Jewelry Class has a few more
openings. The class will be on Saturday, June 28. Cost is $100, all of
which will be donated to the Durango Friends of the Arts. Mary Orsini,
organizer, will ensure a day of fun, good food, and jewerly making with
friends. Contact her at Mary Orsinie, email@example.com or call
Make your reservation now
for a High Tea Party on the Lawn in the Animas Valley!
White will host a High Tea at her home sometime during the first two
weeks of August. But reserve your seat now at $35 per person. Ms. White
promises a delightful afternoon of visiting, eating delightful treats,
scones, and teas from all over the world. Watch your newsletter for
THIRD ANNUAL ARTISTS MARKET
a.m. to 4 p.m.
Saturday, June 21Santa
and applications for artists, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friends of the Arts is accepting applications for the third-annual
Durango Friends of the Arts Artists Market scheduled for 10 a.m. to 4
p.m. on Saturday, June 21. Space is limited to 50 booths, which will be
reserved for artists in the order in which applications are received.
invite you to join this fun fund-raising event to meet the public in
an open-air environment with great community visibility. All proceeds
are returned to the arts in Durango.
Make a pie for our County Fair Pie Booth
Volunteer to make a pie for the County Fair Pie Booth during the
Artists Market. Art fans LOVE food, and who doesn't love PIE? Please
to commit to baking/making a pie!
a Membership Form
for Your 2014 Dues
support the Durango Friends of the Arts administrative costs that allow
the organization to raise money throughout the year to support arts
Membership dues are:
dues are half price after July 1 with the full amount due
after Jan. 1 of each year.
for businesses (includes 2 memberships)
for those over 80 years old
become a member,
download this Membership
703 E. Fifth Ave.
for Specific Programs:
more information on DFA or to donate to DFA, contact our President,
Carol Treat, 970-375-7781 or email@example.com.
membership information contact Dana Wilson, 970-403-3776 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
better understand our grants process, contact Betty Kilpatrick, ,
970-375-1430 or email@example.com.
membership meetings are the second Thursday of January, March,
May, July, September and November. They are open to the public.