Archive for September, 2010

Announcing the winners of the 2010 Executive’s Awards!

Monday, September 20th, 2010

Drumroll please…

Lifetime Impact Award – Carol Trawick

Lifetime Achievement Award – Tamar Hendel

Business or Individual Patron Award – The Morris & Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation

Community Award – Suzanne Richard, Open Circle Theatre

Education Award - Eve Burton, Montgomery County Public Libraries

Emerging Leader Award – Michael Bobbitt, Adventure Theatre

Outstanding Artist or Scholar Award – Shizumi Shigeto Manale

Volunteer Award – Kenneth Rucker, National Capital Trolley Museum

Congrats to this year’s Executive’s Awards winners! Don’t forget to join us at the ceremony where they and recipients of AHCMC FY10 and FY11 grants will be honored.

County Executive’s Awards for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities
Monday, October 18 at 7:00 pm
Music Center at Strathmore
Free and open to all; no RSVP necessary
Visit for more details

Our new look!

Monday, September 13th, 2010

This blog has been quiet for the past month. Sorry for our silence, but we’ve been working with our web developers at Wood Street for our website redesign — and ta-da, it’s finally here!

Our new site!

We are ridiculously excited! With improved navigation (drop down menus galore!), we think it’ll be easier for you to find the information you want.

However, it’s not perfect — yet. Pardon our dust as we fix bugs, work through kinks and fill in some content. And if you’re one of our Do & Go members, let us know if you need help with the transition to the new design. Do & Go got a facelift as well:

We hope you like it!