Archive for October 2014

Spotlight on Local Writers

GBAC-Oct-2014-Local-WritersAs highlighted in the Brandon News this week, GBAC is looking to¬†spread the word” that “Brandon has a flourishing writing community”.

This Sunday Oct 12th, 2014 from 2p to 4pm, GBAC is hosting a free “Meet the Authors” event, open to the public.

Authors who want to take part in this event are asked to arrive at 1:15pm with their display table and books. There is no cost for authors or attendees.

This event will take place in the back garden of Perfect Pieces Boutiques, located at 525 S Kings Ave (just south of Oakfield Dr). Light refreshments will be served.


Upcoming GBAC events for Oct/Nov 2014

October and November are busy times for the Greater Brandon Arts Council (GBAC).

All events are open to the public!

  • Holiday Cards for Troops on Oct 4th
  • Gathering – “Meet the Authors” on Oct 12th
  • Halloween Horribles on Oct 26th
  • Chalk Walk on Nov 1st

For more information on any of these events, or to get involved with the arts in the greater Brandon FL area, please contact us

Meet the Authors GATHERING


GBAC invites the public to its next GATHERING on Sunday October 12th, 2014 from 2pm to 4pm. This free event allows you to meet and talk with local published authors. There will be free refreshments and snacks.

Attention Authors:
If you wish to attend, please contact GBAC to register.
There’s no cost to you, but we ask that you bring your own folding card table.

This event will take place at:

Perfect Pieces Boutique
525 S Kings Ave
Brandon FL 33511
(Facebook link)


Holiday Cards for Troops

2014-Cards-for-Troops-imageShow your support! Help make hand-made Holiday Cards for our Troops. No experience is necessary. This event is a free event for ages 16 and up.

To make reservations or make a donation, call Center Place at 813.685.8888

A sp;ecial Holiday Cards for Troops Kid’s Night is set for Wednesday Oct 8th from 6pm to 8pm!

You can also donate by clicking on the Power2Go logo.