Carpenter Award 2021 - HONORING LEXI BOEGER

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Thursday, November 4, 2021 ▪ 6:00 – 8:00 pm ▪ Boeger Winery

.Lexi Boeger, Placerville native and member of the celebrated Boeger winemaking family, will receive the 2021 Carpenter Award, to be presented on November 4, at Boeger Winery. The award, which honors culture and creativity, is presented annually by Arts and Culture El Dorado.

Arts and Culture El Dorado's Young Artist Awards honor the memory of four bright lights in our community who were great supporters of the arts. These awards will be presented to outstanding high school juniors and seniors in each of four categories: music, visual art, theater, and nature-inspired art of any discipline.

Inspired by the 101st anniversary of women’s suffrage in the U.S., A Room of Their Own is a nod to the labors of women past and the continued work toward agency and equity. With this in mind, Arts and Culture El Dorado is taking this opportunity to open our gallery to the vibrant creative work of women artists in our broader community. 
Arts and Culture El Dorado has announced that Lara Gularte will serve as the County’s Poet Laureate for 2021-2023. This post, officially appointed by a conferring institution, is bestowed on a noted poet to honor his or her body of work, and to celebrate poetry as an art form.

A free workshop where veterans may find solace and satisfaction through writing.

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Expressive Therapies is a FREE program open to foster parents, adoptive parents and caregivers in El Dorado County. This program pairs artists with therapists to tailor artistic workshops geared toward helping those parents and caregivers who are experiencing stress, trauma, anxiety, or grief.




Artist Anton Nemeth at his ceramics bench

Pine needle basket by artist Nettie Fox

Poetry Out Loud contestant Michaela Yack

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