Art & Culture

Art and Culture Board

The Art and Culture Board is made up of seven members. As part of the city’s department of Cultural Development, the board provides support and promotes arts and culture programming for the community, with financial support provided by the City Council, state and federal agencies, and individuals in the community. Board members serve a four-year term and determine policies for operations, programming, and gather information for the James and Meryl Hearst Center for the Arts.

The Art and Culture Board meets the fourth Wednesday of each month at 5:00 pm at the Hearst Center for the Arts, 304 West Seerley Boulevard, Cedar Falls, Iowa 50613.

Board Members
Kate Brennan Hall, President
James Kerns, Vice President
Matthew Wilson, Treasurer
Lauren Finke
Kendra Wohlert
Mary-Sue Bartlett
Jeremy Rosel
Stephanie Houk Sheetz, Director, Community Development
Heather Skeens, Cultural Programs Supervisor
Angie Hickok, Education Coordinator, Secretary

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Announcing a New Community Sponsorship Fund
As part of an ongoing effort to encourage local arts and activities, The Cedar Falls Art and Culture Board is excited to announce a new Community Sponsorship Fund. This sponsorship is available for organizations and/or individuals and will support new arts, cultural activities, and events in Cedar Falls. Sponsorships range from $250 to $1000. Quarterly deadlines for sponsorship applications are: April 1, July 1, and October 1.  The Art and Culture Board is currently accepting applications for the winter round of sponsorships, due January 1, 2020. The funding application is quick and easy. No matching funds are required. Find more information and application materials here. For questions, please email Heather Skeens or call 319.268.5550