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Community invited to celebrate "Arts in April" at LSC-Kingwood

Community invited to celebrate "Arts in April" at LSC-Kingwood

Lone Star College-Kingwood’s Fine Arts Department invites the community to celebrate the collaborative nature of the arts during its “Arts in April” series.

For more information on Fine Arts events, visit http://www.lonestar.edu/arts-in-april or call LSC-Kingwood’s Art Gallery at 281-312-1534 or Angie Spargur at 281-312-1709.

March 31-April 3, 2016

Sound of Art /Art of Sound Contemporary Music Festival*

In collaboration with Lone Star College-Kingwood Fine Art Gallery and the Lone Star College-Kingwood Music Department, the Houston Composers Salon will be the guest artists and residents for the college’s first Intermedia Festival. Featured events are: composer-collaborator talks with Chris Becker, composer for the “Windtopia” show by Mark Chen currently showing at the gallery; Art to Sound-a graphic notation and sonification workshop given by Aaron Bielish and members of the Houston Composers Salon; original works of sound in concert by the Houston Composers Salon; an EYEmusic interactive soundscape; a healing power of music demonstration by Barbie Butler; and a composers workshop. Events will be held in the Music Instructional Building (MUS) and the Performing Arts Center (PAC). The festival is partially funded by grants from Houston Arts Alliance funded by The Texas Commission on the Arts. For a complete schedule of dates and times, email Angie.Spargur@lonestar.edu, KC.ArtGallery@lonestar.edu or call 281-312-1709.

April 8-9, 2016

Lone Star Book Festival 2016, Reading for Our Lives

The Book Festival is a diverse, multi-genre literary celebration featuring internationally known fiction and non-fiction authors, music and more. This event will take place campus-wide. For more information, email John.Barr@LoneStar.edu, John.J.Theis@LoneStar.edu or call 281-312-1637.

April 20-24, 2016

The 10th Annual Evening of Shorts

An original one-act play festival written, designed, directed and performed by LSC-Kingwood’s creative writing, drama students and community members. Show dates and times are April 20-23 at 7:30 p.m. and April 23-24 at 2 p.m. The production will be in the Performing Arts Center (PAC) Black Box.  Purchase tickets at www.lonestar.edu/seasons. For more information, call 281-312-1532.

April 30, 2016

The 14th Annual HISD/LSC-Kingwood Fine Arts Festival

The Fine Arts Festival, held campus-wide, is a free family fun event that will feature K-12 ensembles, juried art exhibitions, hands-on creation stations, dance workshops, live rock and jazz on the college’s Quad. The festival is from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. For more information, email Angie.Spargur@lonestar.edu or call 281-312-1709.

Register now for credit classes online through myLoneStar.  Classes are offered days, evenings, or weekends in traditional, Internet, video, TV and independent study formats. For more information on how to register online, visit www.lonestar.edu/registration.

For general information about Lone Star College-Kingwood, call 281.312.1600 or visit http://lonestar.edu/kingwood.htm.

Lone Star College System has been opening doors to a better community for 40 years. Founded in 1973, LSCS remains steadfast in its commitment to student success and credential completion. Today, with 78,000 students in credit classes, and a total enrollment of more than 90,000, Lone Star College System is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area and the fastest-growing community college system in the nation. Dr. Stephen C. Head is the chancellor of LSCS, which consists of six colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, LSC-Tomball and LSC-University Park, five centers, LSC-University Center at Montgomery, LSC-University Center at University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.

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