Annual Report 2016 - Page 26

CULTURE Vision Polk County will become a cultural destination by aligning opportunities that transform community through creativity, diversity and identity. Craig Collins, Ph.D., Southeastern University Elizabeth Hults, Community Volunteer Meri Mass, Polk Arts Alliance CULTURAL LEAD TEAM In the spring of 2016, leaders from various arts, culture and heritage organizations convened to discuss ways in which the variety of cultural experiences available in Polk County could be leveraged to make Polk County a cultural destination. Cultural experiences can range from visual & performing arts to parks and historic preservation sites. The Team recently conducted a limited scope analysis of Polk’s inventory with regards to image, young artist develo Y[ \\H]Z[X[]KXܘ][ۋXۛZX[\X [X\]]\[\وH[\[ܝ[]Y\[\[K]\[YKHX[H\][[˜H\^H]YH]\\و[\[][[H\Y[][[]]\]Y[K^H[\HH[ܛX][ۈ]\Y][]YY\ܙX]H[[B]\H[\[ \\X[XܙX][ۘ[ܝ[]Y\[H[K\[Y[[HX[x&\ܚH\[X[H\\X\][[H][ۘ[[Y\XH܂H\ QJHXۛZX[\XYK8'H\]H\ܝ K8'HۈZ[وHۈٚ]\›ܙ[^][ۜ[H[K\\\YXX\ܙ[^][ۈۙX\^\ۈZ\][ˈ\[X[H[\ܝH\^H]HQKHYH[[H[X\H‘X[X\ MH][ۘ[\ܝ HX\YZY M[HXۛZX[\XقH\[[KXH][[BZ\Hܛ\“]\][Hو\[HXZ]HوZB[\•\ZY\K]Hق\’\Y]\ [][]B[Y\B[]H[XZ[Y][\][\[\  \\ۈ܈B\‚'\[ۈ\[\ܝ[[H\]ݚY\H[]YHXܘ][ۈقXY\\ ܘ[\[\\\ܚ[]\Z[[\Z[H\\XKY\Y[][]K\[x&\\ܚX\\][ۈX[Y\܈H[B\ܞH[\H[H]]H[Z]Y\\[H[x&\X[\[][š\ܞH]\\]YH[\H\H]]^H܈\]\K\Hۙ][YH\Y[ق[KH[H\[H[\\Y[\X\][]\[ۈ\HܚXY]B^H[][]H[X\˸'B$^\XH[[[H\ܚX\\][ۈX[Y\^\XH[[[H\ܞH[\'\[ۈ\[[^YYHوH\Z[[\[HY\H[\[[\^\Y\]YXH]\و\]^[ˈ]\[\[]\[\X\]H[X[Xܘ][ۋ[YHX[ܙ\˸'B$Z\Hܛ\^X]]H\X܋]\][Hو\Y][ۘ[YX[ۜBY[X\و\\و\Xܜ‚'\[ۈ\HۙHXH\H[ZZ\[YH]\܈H]\Y[ق[KH[YۛY[\[[]\[\H[ܚ]Y\[YYو\[][]Y\[[[\\\]\][[\ݙHH]X[]HوYH܈[ 'B$[\[X[\Y[X\[H\[XH[[]Hق][\B'\[HX[Y\H[H[YYX]\H\[ۈ[H\و[B[Z\[ۙ\\H[]YHܙ[^][ۜۙH\Yۈ][[YX]Kۙ]\H]YY\[[HH]X[]HوYH[XۛZX\]H[[\X\ق[K'B$[HY[X[[H‚'H[H[Y[\[ۈX]\H^H\ۘ[]YH[YH[^Hٙ\[ۈ\¸'XZ[HY\[Hx'H[H\^HXHو\[H[HH\[\][ۈ]]K[H\\HH]Kܚ[^HHH]YY\و\[ۋܙX]YH]^[[\X[و\H\XX[KH]\Hو\[[[ܘ[[[H]H›XZH[\ܙX]HH]\H[H[XZHHY\[HY[H\H[Yx'B$X\H]^ ѐKTK[H\H\Z\\