Celebrating the Arts Day With Shop Smart Shop Local
Welcome New Members
Thanks for Joining in July & August
By: Becky Zenor, VP Quality of Life / Arts
Celebrating the Arts, an event sponsored by the Shop Smart and Shop Local program and Civic Amarillo and supported by the Amarillo Chamber of Commerce Arts Committee, was held on Tuesday, August 17, 2010 at the Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts. It was designed to help showcase the rich arts community of Amarillo and the Texas Panhandle.
Arts organizations performed and passed out information at booths about their upcoming seasons. Those attending the event learned more about these organizations, including per- formance dates, special exhibits and ticket information.
The following organizations participated: AC Lamplight Youth Theatre, Amarillo Art Institute, Amarillo Little Theatre, Ama- rillo Little Theatre Academy, Amarillo Master Chorale, Ama- rillo Museum of Art, Amarillo Opera, Amarillo Symphony, Amarillo Youth Choirs, Carson County Square House Museum, Center City, Chamber Music Amarillo, Civic Amarillo, Friends of the Aeolian Skinner Opus 1024, Lone Star Ballet, Panhan- dle Art Center, Panhandle Plains-Historical Museum, Sunset Galleries, Texas Crown Performance Hall (Canadian Arts Alli- ance), Texas Musical Drama, Window on a Wider World, and WTAMU Department of Communication. Many of the organi- zations donated gift certificates.
U S Small Business Administration Scotty Arnold Armando G Garcia Josie Salinas 1205 Texas Avenue, Room 408 Lubbock,, TX 79401 (806) 472-7462 Fax: (806) 472-7487 www.sba.gov/tx/lubbock Providing bank guaranteed loans to small businesses applying directly to Lending institution. It has two types of certification HubZone, & 8(a).
Velasquez Group LP Tom Velasquez Casey Taylor P O Box 767 Wheeler, TX 79096 (806) 826-5555 Fax: (806) 826-5560 Retail Grocery stores in Texas Pan- handle & Western Oklahoma.
A Star Pest Control Carolyn Hulen & Ivy Gowdy P O Box 30441 Amarillo, TX 79120 (806) 353-9386 Fax: (806) 359-8338 www.astarpestcontrol.com
Amarillo Bulls Hockey Chris Laurie & Denis Puska 901 S. Buchanan Amarillo, TX 79101 (806) 242-1122 Fax: (806) 242-0079 www.amarillobulls.com The Amarillo Bulls are proud new members of hte North American Hockey League.
Bluebonnet Assisted Living Jennifer Womack & Vonda Turner 6301 Blake Avenue Amarillo, TX 79119 (806) 351-0686 Fax: (806) 467-1359 www.bluebonnetassistedliving.com Locally owned and operated 11-bed licensed assisted living facility. Respite available; meets the health, social, and emotional needs of individuals who cannot live inde- pendently. License #128654
Lone Star Ballet
Amarillo Little Theater Academy