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Sandy Library Writing Group

May 17, 2022 to May 17, 2022

Do you enjoy writing? Are you looking to improve your current writing skills and be part of forming a supportive and enthusiastic writing community? Come join!

Anime Club

May 18, 2022 to May 18, 2022

New Anime Club participants will help pick the next anime series to watch! Manga drawing supplies will be provided while you watch.

Canby Book Group

May 19, 2022 to May 19, 2022

For May: "The Pioneers: the heroic story of the settlers who brought the American Ideal West" by David McCullough


May 19, 2022 to May 19, 2022

An idealistic young King Arthur hopes to create a kingdom built on honor and dignity, embodied by his knights of the round table. But, his ideals are tested when his lovely queen, Guenevere, falls in love with the young Knight, Lancelot. The fate of the kingdom hangs in the balance.

Spring Time Origami

Let’s celebrate the most beautiful time in the Pacific Northwest by folding some flowers and warm weather creatures in origami!

Palette Knife Painting

Learn to create an impasto style painting called "Poppy Fields" with a palette knife and other fun tools.

Introduction to Assemblage

Join Art-O-Maddic Gallery artist, Becky Albeke for an introduction to assemblage class, with basic design elements discussed.

Memoir Writing Class

This three-part class guides you in writing, reflecting on, and shaping the luminous details of your past—the colors, tastes, songs, fragrances, and people you can’t forget—into a coherent, meaningful story to share with others.

Mixed Media Portfolio Workshop


Have fun being creative making a Mixed Media Portfolio, while visiting with like-minded crafters!

Call for Artists: This Moment on Earth

Deadline: 05/07/2022

“This Moment on Earth” is a juried group exhibition of visual works that raise awareness about issues facing society and the planet in 2022.

Live Event Venue Operators, Producers & Presenters Program

Deadline: 05/16/2022

This Program will provide up to $35 million in grant assistance to qualifying applicants that have experienced financial hardships as an outcome of public health measures necessitated by the COVID-19 public health emergency.

Call for Artists: Portland Art Museum

Deadline: 07/22/2022

Join the Rental Sales Gallery’s roster of juried artists, selected with the assistance of Portland Art Museum staff. Prerequisites include residency in the state of Oregon or Washington, and prior acceptance into a juried show, art fair or other gallery

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Meet Our New Board Co-Chairs!

We're excited to welcome Co-Chairs John Serra and Elaine Swyt!

Goodbye to Board Chair, Kevin Yell!

After 10 years on the Board, Kevin Yell is stepping down as Chair

COVID Recovery Grant for Small Independent Movie Theaters

Business Oregon has been allocated American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Coronavirus State Fiscal Recovery Funds for the purpose of supporting small and independent community movie theaters negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.


The Arts Alliance has filled an essential need in Clackamas County since 1994. No other organization provides services countywide to artists, writers, performers and cultural organizations … but we couldn’t have done it without your help. Nearly 40 percent of our operating income comes from donors just like you! Learn more ›

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