The mission of the Arts Council is to nurture and strengthen the artistic, cultural, and educational quality of the community and surrounding areas.

Member Organizations

The whole is stronger than any one of us alone. Help us strengthen our nonprofit community and its citizens!

Member Organizations are a very important component of The Arts Council.

Any organization may join for $50 per year and receive the following benefits:

  • Venue Use at The Kemp Center for the Arts free-of-charge
    • Monthly: The Texas Room or classroom – 2 hours per month during Kemp Center business hours (and based on availability).  After-hours meetings can be scheduled with an additional attendant fee.
    • Yearly: The Great Hall – 2 hours on a weeknight (Sunday-Thursday).  Additional charges will apply for services (attendant, security, linens, setup/breakdown, clean up, etc).
  • Free rental cannot be used at The Forum but non-profits are eligible for discounted rates.
  • Quarterly Arts Council Newsletter
  • Link from Kemp website to your Organization’s website

Additional benefits for Non-Profit Organizations:

  • Arts Alive! Home & Garden Festival
    • purchase tickets at $1.50 each and resell to the public at $6.00 for profit
    • discount rental on a table ($50.00)
  • Mailing address and mail slot at the Kemp Center for the Arts building
  • Use of the Kemp copier ($0.09 black and white per side, $0.25 color per side, fax machine no charge) *Rates are subject to change periodically

A $150 Organization Membership is available allowing the organization to meet once a month after hours without the additional attendant fee.

For additional information on our organization memberships please contact us at 940-766-3347 or