Franklin County Arts Council Diversity Team
The FCAC Diversity Team seeks to sponsor various arts
opportunities in an effort to increase overall interest and participation in
the culturally diverse community that is Franklin County.
Anyone wanting to
join the team and help plan more events can contact Franklin County Arts
Council by emailing FCACarts@gmail.com or call 919-497-6910. The diversity team meets
monthly on the first Thursday of the month at 2pm at the FCAC gallery on 22 S.
Main St. Franklinton.
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Open Mic – The FCAC Diversity Team will observe Black History Month with an Open Mic
February 25th at 3pm. Location is at One Man’s Treasure Auction
House on 200 E. Nash Street, Louisburg. The theme is Freedom and all genres are
welcome including poetry, prose and song. There will be a seven-minute time limit
for each performance. The public is invited to attend and participate. This is
a free event, including refreshments.
more information, please email fcacarts@gmail or call 919-497-6910.
Our Poetry Slam was well attended, but only one registered contestant (thank you Linda Riggins) showed. We were not discouraged and turned the event into an Open Mic, with five poets reading. We enjoying fellowship and refreshments after the readings.
Linda Riggins Reading at Poetry Open Mic
Juneteenth Celebration held June 18th at BROAD Community Center in Bunn.