News & Updates

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Next Arts & Culture Trust Fund Meeting is May 18, 2021, 7-8pm

3/26/21 VIEW UPDATED ORDINANCE DRAFT HERE Ordinance to be introduced to City Council: 4/28/21 CLICK HERE for Jersey City Arts Council MOU Resolution to be introduced to City Council: 4/28/21 CLICK HERE  for current draft on Goals and Priorities FOR UPDATES AND FAQ PLEASE  CLICK HERE View the info graphic below to understand the proposed Arts Fund Process […]

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Crowdsourced project “Jersey City Community Song”

  Art House Productions is accepting submissions for the Jersey City Community Song. Art House will create an original, digital community song with the theme “Life in the Pandemic and Beyond: Reflections of Yesterday, Dreaming of Tomorrow.” Jersey City songwriter and educator Carol Lester will curate the song. This project is presented in partnership with […]

Women's History Month Closing Ceremony
WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH “Closing Ceremony”

The National Women’s History Month is an annual celebration honoring the contributions of women to American history, culture, and society. The month-long celebration is dedicated to reflect on the numerous but often overlooked contributions of women such as Abigail Adams, Susan B. Anthony, Sojourner Truth, and Rosa Parks to American history from independence to the present day. Join us for […]

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NJCU Center for the Arts Virtually Presents “The Honey Dewdrops” this Saturday, April 17th at 8PM

This event will be live streamed. To register, please CLICK HERE The Honey Dewdrops, will perform from the NJCU School of Business Skyline Room, Saturday, April 17th at 8:00PM. Their latest album, Anyone Can See, is drenched in sonic roominess, each of the tracks stretching to fill the space, but with a warmth that allows […]

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Women of Action Virtual Awards Ceremony

Join us Thursday, March 18th at 7:00pm for the 2021 Women of Action virtual awards ceremony. Women from each Ward will be honored for making a positive impact in Jersey City. We invite you to join us in celebrating their good work! This event will have Closed Captioning and an ASL Interpreter.   To register please […]

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The 26th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Oratory Contest

The winners of the 26th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Oratory Contest are: Grades 3-5    1st Prize winner – Isabella Marandino 2nd Prize Winner – Connor V Collazo 3rd Prize winner – Nia Jackson  Grades 6-8  1st Prize winner – Maximillian Jude Williams 2nd Prize Winner – Gabriel Marandino 3rd Prize winner – Otavio […]