C2C Arts Roundtables are an annual series of professional development programs that aim to educate, empower, and connect the Joplin Arts community. All leaders, supporters, and advocates of the Joplin Arts are welcome to attend these roundtables. Feel free to invite interested staff and board members. These Roundtables are a great time to learn, share, network, and establish connections.

FY 2015–2016:

  • What Everyone Should Know About Contracts
    With Donald R. Simon, J.D./LL.M, president of Simon Business Consulting, Inc. & member of Kansas City Volunteer Lawyers & Accountants for the Arts (KCVLAA)
    November 18, 2015 | 6–7:30pm
    At Spiva Center for the Arts
  • Capacity Building & the Lifecycle of Non-for-Profits
    With Leah Hamilton, Independent Arts Consultant and Researcher
    February 1, 2016 | 11:30am–1pm  RESCHEDULED for April 4, 2016 | 11:30am–1pm
    At Joplin Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Meet, Greet, & Thank You Reception for Legislators, City Council, and Arts Leaders
    April 15, 2016 | 5:30–7pm
    By Invitation Only (contact efrankoski@connect2culture.com if you would like an invitation)
  • Joplin Arts Preview – The Year Ahead
    With the Joplin Arts Community
    July 25, 2016 | 6–7:30pm
    At Spiva Center for the Arts

FY 2014–2015:

  • What Everyone Should Know About Copyrights
    With Donald R. Simon, J.D./LL.M, president of Simon Business Consulting, Inc. & member of Kansas City Volunteer Lawyers & Accountants for the Arts (KCVLAA)
    March 11, 2015 | 5–7pm
    At Post Memorial Art Reference Library
  • Making Your Organization Smarter and Faster
    Top Tech Tools for Arts & Artists, presented by Michael Donovan, Assistant Executive Director, Missouri Arts Council
    April 2, 2015 | 11:30am–1pm 
    At Spiva Center for the Arts