A number of Oswego County organizations are receiving 2014 CNY Arts Decentralization Awards.
The awards are given through the New York State Council on the Arts to to help localities support their own funding for arts events and programs.
Community Arts Grants partially fund community-based arts projects featuring dance, theater, film, music, and folk, literary, digital and visual arts.
Those receiving awards are:
Art Association of Oswego Inc., $1,700, Outreach Program
ARTSwego (through the Oswego College Foundation), $2,100, The Acting Coming: Coming to a Theater in Your Community
Cleveland Historical Society, $2,400, Children’s Glassworks Theatre
The Children’s Museum of Oswego, $710, Bash the Trash Environmental Arts Concert
Cooperative Extension of Oswego County, $1,400, Nature Inspires
Fulton Community Theatre, $1,900, for 2014 season
Greater Oswego-Fulton Chamber of Commerce, $2,300, 014 Fulton Jazz Festival
H. Lee White Marine Museum, $2,700, War of 1812 — The Great Rope Play
Oswego Players Inc., $2,391, Gypsy
Pulaski Congregational Church, $2,200, Rhea LaVeck Memorial Concert Series
Salmon River Fine Arts Center, $2,460, Drawing Families into Art
Town of Schroeppel, $1,180, Music in the Park
Village of Lacona, $510, Lacona Music at the Market Concert Series
Village of Phoenix, $1,000, Friday Nights of Fun Concert Series