Got a few conferences and such coming up, thought you folks might like to know:

Monday, April 29
“GOOD Community Engages the Arts”
organized by Think Local First DC and Listen Local First
Tropicalia
2001 14th Street NW (under the Subway)
Washington, DC
6:30 – 9pm
Info and registration (it’s free)
(This panel features a whopping 8 participants from the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities, Cultural DC, Council Member Tommy Wells’s office, and more. In a literally underground dance club. What’s not to love?)

May 19-22
American Alliance of Museums Annual Meeting
Baltimore Convention Center
1 West Pratt Street
Baltimore, MD
Info and registration (not free)
(I’ll be around for the day on Tuesday, May 21 and then participating in Nina Simon’s Risk and Reward talk show the next morning, which looks like a can’t-miss event!)

June 13-16
Americans for the Arts Annual Convention
David L. Lawrence Convention Center
1000 Fort Duquesne Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA
Info and registration (not free)
(Createquity is taking Americans for the Arts by storm! First, former Writing Fellow Katherine Gressel is presenting on her evaluation research during the Public Art Preconference on Friday, June 14 from 9-10:15am at a session called “Like • Comment • Share.” Later that day, I’ll be moderating and presenting at “The one about your community’s cultural ecosystem” from 4:30-6pm. And finally, Talia Gibas will drop some knowledge at “The one about how community partnerships can advance arts education” [yes, all the titles are like that] on Saturday the 15th from 10-11:30am.)