Reed player Yazhi Guo and ShinDaiko drums highlight Winchester Festival

Submitted by Council Chair on Mon, 04/11/2022 - 16:27

Winchester celebrates Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month with a special performance on May 18, 2022 at 6:30 p.m. at the Griffin Museum of Photography, featuring Yazhi Guo, called "THE best suona player in Asia", and the ShinDaiko Japanese Taiko Drumming Ensemble. The performance will be outdoors—rain date is May 25.


Winchester's Online Chinese New Year Celebration

Submitted by Council Chair on Sat, 02/12/2022 - 23:41

All are welcome to join the Winchester School of Chinese Culture and many of your neighbors to enjoy a show on YouTube: that is packed with exciting performances by parents and students in a joyous celebration the New Year of the Tiger. The performance was originally streamed on February 5, 2022. It was supported by a grant from the Winchester Cultural Council.


Winchester Cultural Council Micro-Grant Program Now Accepting Applications

Submitted by Council Chair on Wed, 11/17/2021 - 16:18

The Winchester Cultural Council announces a new year-round program of small grants ($50 to $300). Applications are accepted on a rolling basis throughout the year. Decisions are normally made within four weeks of the application being filed, and funding can be received shortly thereafter. A micro grant could be suitable for a small art project, performance, or speaker, or to help fund an event that takes advantage of a time-sensitive opportunity that arises during the year.


How to Apply for a Grant: Webinar September 9 from 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Submitted by Council Chair on Thu, 09/09/2021 - 00:52

The Massachusetts Cultural Council is offering a special webinar on September 9 for all who are interested in applying for a grant this year. Grant applications will be accepted through October 15, 2021.

To register for the webinar, visit