Joplin, Missouri – The Joplin arts and cultural community will convene in-person for Connect2Culture’s 7th Annual Joplin Arts & Cultural Preview today, Saturday, August 13, 2022, at Joplin Public Library, Community Room West
The library is located at 1901 E 20th St, Joplin, MO 64804. The event begins at 10 a.m.
The Joplin Arts & Cultural Preview gives Joplin area arts and cultural organizations the chance to tell their story, share what they have planned for the year ahead (2022-2023), and why you might be interested!
Each organization will have up to two minutes to update the community.
This event is part of C2C’s roundtable series and aims to educate the public about upcoming events and encourage collaboration between participating organizations, as well as inform the media about potential opportunities for an interesting story. All are welcome to attend.
2022 Participating Organizations:
Creative Learning Alliance
Downtown Joplin Alliance
First Thursday ArtWalk
Friends of the Joplin Public Library
George Washington Carver National Monument
Harry M. Cornell Arts & Entertainment Complex
Heartland Concert Band
Heartland Opera Theatre
Historic Murphysburg Preservation, Inc.
Joplin Area Town and Country Quilters
Joplin Arts District
Joplin Arts Fest
Joplin Celebrations Commission
Joplin Empire Market
Joplin Little Theatre
Joplin Public Library
Joplin Regional Artists Coalition
Local Color Art Gallery & Studio
Midwest Regional Ballet
MSSU Choral Society
MSSU Department of Art and Design
MSSU Institute of International Studies
MSSU Department of Performing Arts: Div. of Music and Theatre
Neosho Arts Council
Ozark Festival Orchestra
Post Art Library
Proclamation Youth & Community Choir
Solace House of the Ozarks
Spiva Center for the Arts
The Joplin Toad|
The Non-Permitted Project
Urban Art Gallery
“We always look forward to this important annual event,” says Emily Frankoski, Director of Connect2Culture. “In its seventh year, forty different local arts, culture, or entertainment organizations are registered to present about their mission and upcoming programming. The 2022-2023 season is going to be packed with things to do and experience and we couldn’t be more excited to help facilitate spreading the word by organizing and hosting this event!”
Registration for audience members, who are not presenting on behalf of an organization, is not required.
A recording, created by Missouri Southern State University KGCS students, will be made available on Connect2Culture’s YouTube channel after the event.
The Jopliln area is rated medium for COVID-19 according to the CDC. Those who do not feel well or have symptoms of COVID-19 should not attend.
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C2C Roundtables are an annual series of professional development programs that aim to educate, empower, and connect the Joplin arts and cultural community. All leaders, supporters, and advocates are welcome to attend these roundtables. C2C Roundtables are a time to learn, share, network, and establish connections.