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2022 North Texas Engagement Series

Texas Folklife is looking to reconnect with the North Texas creative community and its supporters and learn how we can help to foster, support, and sustain the diverse cultural expressions of the North Texas Region. 

The first stage of our outreach efforts in North Texas will be our “Talk-O Tuesday” North Texas Community Event Series. We invite artists, musicians, community members, businesses, educators, frontline workers, and other supporters interested in getting involved with our work to meet our team, learn more about our mission, and talk about what support the folk & traditional arts communities of North Texas are in need of, and where Texas Folklife can fit in!


North Texas Engagement Event Series Schedule

Session 1: Talk-o Tuesdays - Music & Cultural Heritage - October 25th from 5-7 PM (Deep Ellum Brewery)

Session 2: Talk-o Tuesdays - Education & Exploration - Date and Location TBA

Session 3: Talk-o Tuesdays - Health & Folk Arts - Date and Location TBA


North Texas Giving Day

NTX Giving Day is the Annual Campaign in North Texas to inspire generosity and support non-profit organizations' efforts across the region! This NTX Giving Day we invite our backers in North Texas and beyond to help us fundraise to produce our outreach and expansion efforts in the North Texas Region. This Fall, Texas Folklife plans to hold a series of events to re-engage supporters and artists in the North Texas Region we have had the opportunity to work with over the past 30+ years and connect with new folk & traditional arts community members. We expect each event to cost approximately $3,000 to produce (including venue rental, a paid artist/presenter, supplies, food and drink costs, team travel costs, etc.), and we are asking for the help of the community to support some of these expenses.

Support Our 2022 NTX Giving Day Campaign  


Get Involved!

1. Join Us at an Event!

Our first event will be held October 25th at the Deep Ellum Brewing Taproom and will focus on Music & Cultural Heritage Programming. Learn more and RSVP here!

 

2. Support Our Engagement Series

Support this event and future North Texas Folk & Traditional Arts Programming and Initiatives by making a contribution to our North Texas Giving Day campaign! North Texas Giving Day is a virtual day of charitable giving for North Texas communities taking place through September 22nd.

Become a member or renew your membership today to join our community in preserving and presenting the folk & traditional arts of Texas!

For Businesses and Sponsorship/In-Kind Donation Requests, please reach out to memberships@texasfolklife.org

 

3. Join our Outreach Committee

Join our volunteer planning committee and help us strategize outreach in the North Texas Region! Email clockwood@texasfolklife.org to get involved. We meet every Tuesday at 4:30 PM Central via Google Meet and would love for you to share your input!

 

4. Amplify Our Efforts

The more folks the merrier! Share our engagement series and fundraising efforts with North Texas Community Members who you think would like to get involved with Texas Folklife!