Arts & Culture Commission (AC5)

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Star with AC5To advise the Board of Supervisors in matters and issues relevant to Arts and Culture; to advance the arts in a way that promotes communication, education, appreciation and collaboration throughout Contra Costa County; to preserve, celebrate, and share the arts and culture of the many diverse ethnic groups who live in Contra Costa County; to create partnerships with business and government; to increase communications and understanding between all citizens through art.

Most importantly, the Commission will promote arts and culture as a vital element in the quality of life for all of the citizens of Contra Costa County.

Above: Featured in AC5 Art Passages exhibits, left to right,
My Rose, Pam Fingado; Assurance, Yolanda Holley; Hood River ll, Geoffrey Meredith

What's New:
Take a look at these photos of Contra Costa's 2014 Poetry Out Loud winners at the Board of Supervisors. The national high school poetry recitation competition is organized with help from AC5.

(Pictured: Carlos Leal, Richmond High School, Poetry Out Loud)
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Meeting Time
2nd Wednesday of Every month at 6:30pm, except August and December

10 Douglas Drive, Martinez, CA


You can access the Meeting Packet Information through the Agenda by clicking on the Agenda item. Agendas are available prior to the scheduled meetings.

2014 Meeting Schedule

DATE / AGENDA ROOM (Second floor conference) TIME
April 12Planning

April 9  
El Sobrante Library, 4192 Appian Way, El Sobrante 

10:00 am 
March 26, Special Meeting 10 Douglas Drive, Martinez
6:30 pm