2016 Shooting Stars Scholarship Recipients Announced!
Nine first place scholarships of $1,400 each, nine second place scholarships of $700 each, and nine teacher honorariums of $350 each were awarded at the 2016 Shooting Stars Gala on April 3rd. The program is sponsored by the support of area foundations, corporations and individual donors. Honorary Chairs of the event were David and Demi Kiersznowski, Founders and Owners of DEMDACO, a wholesale gift company and RedRock Traditions, a direct selling company
The Arts Council of Johnson County
brings a voice, a leadership presence
Keeps the Arts top of mind every day
A recognized source of expertise and information, the Arts Council of Johnson County strongly advocates and supports the role the Arts play in the future development of the county and the surrounding region as well as in daily life. Our work focuses on:
- Building a creative culture;
- Transforming the region into a vibrant, thriving area desirable to new residents, new businesses, new visitors, more tourists; and
- Helping to bring people together to effect change by supporting and promoting the Arts.
Today, a vibrant Arts community flourishes in Johnson County. Our community enthusiastically supports local Arts organizations and artists by attending performances, festivals, exhibitions and special events. Local artists are able to access affordable meeting, studio, and performing spaces. And, Johnson County has higher than the national average of businesses and Arts organizations working in the creative services industry