Cultural Council

Areas of Responsibility

Our goal is to foster the support of programs in the arts, humanities and interpretive sciences.

For specific guidelines and complete information on the Sturbridge Cultural Council, contact Linda Friedmann, Chairman at 508-347-7623 or by email at  Application forms and more information about the Local Cultural Council Program are available online.

Now Accepting Grant Applications

The Sturbridge Cultural Council is seeking proposals for community-oriented projects in the arts, humanities, and  science programs. Grant proposal applications will be accepted between September 1 and October 15, 2018. Grant topics include exhibits, festivals, workshops, lectures, field trips, short-term artist residencies, or performances in schools. 

Previously funded projects include: 

  • Concerts
  • Adult art workshops
  • Children's programs
  • Lectures
  • Choral groups
  • And more

For more information about eligibility, guidelines, and to apply, click here to visit the Mass Cultural Council website.

Board Members

Name Title
Linda Friedmann Chairperson
Joyce Sinnott Treasurer
Susan Caplette Secretary
Susan Arnold Member
Dwayne Barnes Member
Kerry Carey Member
Ed Cornely Member
Laurance Morrison
Angela Zanolli Member