Arts Council Associates

Join Our Creative Local Network

When you stop by an Arts Council Associates meeting, you’ll connect with other creative professionals like yourself. We’re here to support each other, collaborate, promote upcoming events, and eat a bagel or two. Drop by for our next skillshare meeting; we meet the second Thursday of every other month.

Join the group and get oriented:

E-mail Nallely Martinez →

Connect before then → Join the Facebook group

Save the Date

Arts Council Associates meeting schedule: Zoom meetings from 9-10am. (any in-person meetings would run from 8:45-10:15am)

  • Thursday, July 23: Ideas and plans for the year ahead
  • Thursday, September 10
  • Thursday, November 12
  • Thursday, January 14
  • Thursday, March 11
  • Thursday, May 13
  • Thursday, July 8

Currently, meetings are being held via Zoom to maintain social distancing. In-person meetings are in various locations, including Radius Gallery, the MAH, the Community Foundation of Santa Cruz County, and the Santa Cruz Art League

Please email Grants Program Manager, Nallely Martinez: for the location or Zoom link of the meeting you would like to attend.