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New Passport Eligible Events This Summer!

We’re pleased to announce that new events this summer are now Passport Eligible! Earlier this month, the Dayton Performing Arts Alliance made the remaining events in the Dayton Philharmonic’s “Summer in the City” series eligible for your Passport discount!  The last performance of the series is Friday, July 31 at 8:00pm at the Schuster Center!…

Culture Works Is a Finalist for the 2015 Better Business Bureau Eclipse Integrity Award!

We are proud to announce that Culture Works is a 2015 Better Business Bureau Eclipse Integrity Award Finalist in the Small Nonprofit category. Every year the Better Business Bureau of Dayton honors businesses and nonprofits who demonstrate outstanding management practices, business and community relationships, and promotional efforts. To be considered for an Eclipse Integrity Award, a nonprofit…

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Free Tickets for Passport to the Arts Members!

The Dayton Performing Arts Alliance is once again offering Passport to the Arts members two FREE tickets to one of their outstanding shows! Celebrate with the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra and kick off their four-part “Summer in the City” series on Friday, July 10 at 8:00pm with Guitar Heroes, a salute to a diverse collection of…

Cultural Plan Rollout

Mark Your Calendars: Cultural Plan Rollout April 23

We’re less than a month away from unveiling Culture Connects 20/20, our Regional Cultural Plan. For the past year, government and community leaders, staff and board members of cultural organizations, and interested citizens have met to discuss the future of the arts in the Dayton Region. Join us on April 23rd at Cox Arboretum MetroPark…

Now Accepting Scholarship Applications!

Culture Works is now accepting applications for the 2015 Leonard P. Roberts Memorial Scholarship. Up to six awards, ranging from $1,000 to $4,000 each, may be given to Dayton Region college students pursuing an arts major or demonstrating participation in and patronage of the arts. Since 1994, the scholarship has granted a total of $342,592 in funding…

Guess who? Culture Works has an exciting staff announcement!

If you visited the Culture Works office, attended a Culture Works event, or participated in the Dayton Region power2give program in 2013 or 2014, you surely encountered Chloe Donaldson, who provided support for Culture Works communication efforts and the power2give program during that time period. If you did, you were probably as sad as we…

Register Your Kroger Card for Culture Works!

Culture Works is now a member of Kroger’s Community Rewards Program!  Register your Kroger Plus Card online at krogercommunityrewards.com and select “Culture Works” (# 37863) as your charity of choice, and Culture Works will receive a percentage of what you spend when you shop as a charitable contribution from Kroger!  It doesn’t cost you a thing other…

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Announcing Our Newest Passport Restaurant: The Oregon Express!

We’re pleased to announce that the Oregon Express Bar & Tavern, located in Dayton’s Historic Oregon District, is our newest Passport Participant Restaurant.   Passport Members will receive 50% off any pizza  at Oregon Express on the night of a performance, so enjoy one of their famous pizzas on your way to a show!  Enjoy…

Culture Works Holiday Office Schedule

Culture Works wishes you and yours a wonderful holiday season, filled with music, art and dance!   The Culture Works offices will be closed the week of December 22-26 as we celebrate the holiday season with our families and friends.  If you would like to purchase a Passport Membership as a holiday gift, please contact…