News & Updates

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Programs reopen at the Bethune Center!

Tai Chi: Tuesdays 10AM -11AM and Fridays 10AM -11AM (Instructor Lawrence Rivers) – Starting July 20th Zumba Gold: Thursdays 10:30AM -11:30AM (Instructor Denise Rose-Booker) – Starting July 29th. Bootcamp Fitness: Saturdays 9AM-10AM (Instructor Sensei Darren Drain) – Starting July 24th. Tae Kwon Do for Kids: Saturdays 9:30AM -11:30AM (Instructor Sensei Darren Drain) – Happening Now. […]

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The African Cultural Arts Family Festival is June 19 2021

Expressions of Art and Freedom! Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration commemorating the 1865 emancipation of the last enslaved people in the United States. Juneteenth celebration commemorates and emphasizes education, freedom, and the overall achievement of African Americans. The celebration also marks a time for all of America to reflect and acknowledge African Americans’ journey […]

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JERSEY CITY MURAL ARTS FESTIVAL

The Jersey City Mural Festival is presented by Mana Public Arts and the Jersey City Mural Arts Program (JCMAP) in partnership with Mayor Steven M. Fulop, the Jersey City Municipal Council, and the Office of Cultural Affairs. The festival will take place across three main locations, incorporating more than 50 walls, and 300,000 SF of wall space. Saturday, June […]

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Arts & Culture Trust Fund: Updates and FAQ

To view the Committee Nomination Forms, please click the links below PAGE 1     PAGE 2     PAGE 3 CLICK HERE for current draft on Goals and Priorities FOR UPDATES AND FAQ PLEASE  CLICK HERE 3/26/21 VIEW UPDATED ORDINANCE DRAFT HERE Ordinance introduced to City Council: 4/28/21 CLICK HERE for Jersey City Arts Council MOU Resolution introduced to City Council: […]

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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 […]