Dunellen Arts and Culture Commission

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CONTACT INFO
artsandculturecommission@dunellenborough.com

MISSION
To provide and encourage programs which afford the public greater opportunities to experience arts and culture in Dunellen.

The Arts and Culture Commission is authorized to take the following actions:
A. On behalf of the Borough of Dunellen, to encourage, conduct, sponsor or co-sponsor public programs to further the development and public awareness of, and interest in, the fine and performing arts and cultural experiences of Dunellen;
B. To provide recommendations to the Mayor and Borough Council for possible borough sponsored cultural, historical and artistic endeavors and projects and to act as a representative to the community in such matters; 
C. To encourage donations, grants, and other support to further expand the arts, culture and historical services and programs available to citizens of Dunellen and members of the Dunellen community;
D. To take such other actions as the Borough Mayor and Council may direct from time to time.

COMMISSION MEMBERS
Members appointed to the Dunellen Arts and Culture Commission are:
  Commissioner
Resident/Business
Term Ends
  Maryann Myers
Dunellen Resident/President 
12/31/2025
  Elizabeth Lopez-Velez
Dunellen  Resident
12/31/2026
  Robin Walker
Dunellen Resident
12/31/2026
  Heidi Heleniak
Dunellen Resident
12/31/2026
  Sharonda Wise-Schimpf
Dunellen Resident
12/31/2023
  Silvia Switzer
Dunellen Resident
12/31/2024
  Cathleen Harada
Dunellen Resident
12/31/2026
  Margaret Lockwood
Arts Annex/ Maggie Murray's Pub
12/31/2024
  Vacant
Dunellen Business

  Vacant
Dunellen  Business




MEETINGS FOR 2022: (to be determined)
All meetings take place at the Senior Center.  
 

DACC Free Music Here 
Daria Jones 6/24 at 7
Paul Nagy Project 7/7 at 7
Kolor Blynd 7/21 at 7
This Old Engine 8/2 at 7
Chris Turner & ClearStream 8/18 at 7

Join the Dunellen Arts and Culture Commission for their 6th Annual Free Music in the Park Series! 
The shows will take place at Washington Park and feature talented local musicians. Please bring your own chairs. Visit one of Dunellen's great restaurants before or after the show. *Note: Weather calls will be announced at 3:00 p.m. the day of the performance. In most cases, the postponed show will take place the following Thursday.