Cultural Council




The Gardner Cultural Council, one of many local cultural councils throughout Massachusetts, supports public programs that promote access, education, diversity, and excellence in the arts, humanities and interpretive sciences in Gardner. GCC has the responsibility to award grants that address cultural needs in our community, with an emphasis on providing cultural access for children.

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For more information about cultural councils, local and state guidelines, applications and other forms, please visit the Massachusetts Cultural Council website.

Community Input Survey

The Gardner Cultural Council needs your feedback to advise on how to improve publicity and allocation of public dollars for programs in activities in the arts, humanities, and interpretive sciences. The survey is open through August 31, 2023. 

Your feedback will be used to set our funding priorities for the next few years. The survey can be taken online here or a paper copy can be found at the following locations:

The City Hall Annex, Room 202 (the double doors on the second floor)

The Senior Center

Levi Heywood Memorial Library