St. Johns Cultural Council and the Gamble Rogers Folk Festival Present Live from The Waterworks – A Gamble Rogers Concert Series, October through June

2023-01-03T09:34:11-05:00September 1, 2022|News|

The St. Johns Cultural Council and the Gamble Rogers Folk Festival have partnered to present a new concert series, Live from The Waterworks, celebrating the legendary recording artist Gamble Rogers, whose balladry and storytelling shaped American folk music. Events will be held on the third Saturday of each month from October [...]

St. Johns Cultural Council applications for 2022 State of the Arts (SOTA) Grants, September 1st

2023-01-03T09:34:11-05:00August 26, 2022|News|

The St. Johns Cultural Council will open its applications for the  2022 State of the Arts Grants on Thursday, September 1. The annual State of the Arts (SOTA) grant program will award up to five $1,000 grants and one $5,000 grant award. Applications must be submitted on or before [...]

The St. Johns Cultural Council and its “Art in Public Spaces” program has selected the work of St. Augustine-based fine artist Nancy Hamlin-Vogler and her exhibition “Swimming in the Infinite”

2023-01-03T09:34:11-05:00August 12, 2022|News|

St. Johns Cultural Council and its "Art in Public Spaces" program has selected the work of St. Augustine-based fine artist Nancy Hamlin-Vogler and will present her exhibition Swimming in the Infinite from Tuesday, September 6 until Tuesday, November 15 at the Rotunda Gallery in the St. Johns County Administration Building, 500 San Sebastian [...]

Request for Proposal and Qualifications (RFP): St. Augustine Beach Hotel Phase I Restoration and Phase II Plans

2023-01-03T09:34:11-05:00June 13, 2022|News|

The St. Johns Cultural Council is seeking requests for proposals and qualifications (RFP) for architectural/engineering and historic preservation work for the St. Augustine Beach Hotel in St. Augustine Beach, Florida. BACKGROUND AND OVERVIEW The mission of the St. Johns County Cultural Council (SJCC) is to provide support to local [...]

St. Johns Cultural Council Receives $25,000 from National Trust for Historic Preservation to Help Tell the Full American Story

2023-01-03T09:34:11-05:00April 7, 2022|News|

$2.5 MILLION FUNDED BY THE NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE HUMANITIES THROUGH THE AMERICAN RESCUE PLAN At a news conference today, the National Trust for Historic Preservation’s Telling the Full History Preservation Fund announced its award of $25,000 to the St. Johns Cultural Council. The grant is one of 80 given to select organizations nationwide with [...]

Local Arts Organizations Can Apply for Share of $400K in Grants

2023-01-03T09:34:11-05:00March 31, 2022|News|

The St. Johns Cultural Council has announced opportunities for funding local organizations that present arts, culture, and heritage programming. The Cultural Council administers St. Johns County’s Tourist Development Council Arts, Culture and Heritage Grants with more than $400,000 available to local organizations this year, according to a release. The grants application portal will open [...]

St. Augustine Nonprofit Organizations Slated to Receive $2,933,500 in African American Cultural and Historical Grants

2023-01-03T09:34:11-05:00March 2, 2022|News|

St. Augustine Beach Hotel On Monday, February 28, the Florida Department of State released the ranked list of applications and scores for its African American Cultural and Historical Grants, following three days of panel hearings and review. Four St. Augustine, Florida projects ranked in the top third of more than 150 applicants and [...]

St. Johns Cultural Council names 2022 Dr. Gail Pflaster ROWITA Award winners

2023-01-03T09:34:12-05:00February 2, 2022|News|

Each year the St. Johns Cultural Council recognizes women who have profoundly influenced the artistic environment of St. Johns County with the Dr. Gail Pflaster ROWITA (“Recognizing Outstanding Women in the Arts”) Awards. Nominations were received from the community about numerous women who have made significant contributions to the arts in [...]

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