Thornton Arts, Sciences and Humanities Council (TASHCO) Board of Directors
is appointed by Thornton City Council which may select up to 13
members to serve on the TASCHO Board for unlimited four-year terms.
The Arts & Culture Division staff serves as
a liaison for the TASHCO Board of Directors with City
Council and city management, and provides administrative, financial, and
program support for TASHCO-sponsored public art projects and community events.
year, TASHCO submits an annual grant request to the Scientific and Cultural
Facilities District (SCFD) through the Adams County Cultural
Council. Awarded grant funds are used to support various types
of community programs and events throughout the city including the popular
Outside the Box:
Traffic Box Mural project and annual Dia de Los Muertos celebration. TASHCO also accepts donations year-round to support community outreach and activities through its Colorado Gives page.
TASHCO is a 501(c)(3) organization that promotes cultural, historical and scientific activities in the city of Thornton.
The vision of TASHCO is to capture the hearts and minds of Thornton residents and enhance the quality of their lives through exposure and involvement in the arts, sciences, and humanities.
2008 - 2012 Master Plan
2017 Master Plan
Current Board Members
Lisa Amidon, Ward 1
Roberta Ayala (Vice-President), Ward 2
Amanda Cadran, Ward 3
Deno Kalomas, Ward 2
Courtney Keyes (President), Ward 3
Kate Miya, Ward 4
Nina Myers, Ward 4
Frank Newton, Ward 1
Stephanie Ortiz, Ward 4
Mary Payne, Ward 3
Lauren Turner, Ward 4
Rebecca Bowman, Ex-officio; Anythink Libraries
2020 TASHCO Meetings
TASHCO board members meet the second Monday of the month from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Meetings are open to anyone interested in learning about public art initiatives, arts and culture programs, and community events. If you would like to be added to the Audience Participation portion of the agenda to speak on any subject pertaining to the board, please sign up with Arts & Culture Supervisor Lisa Neeper at Lisa.Neeper@ThorntonCO.gov two weeks before the meeting. All information is subject to change.
9500 Civic Center Drive
Carpenter Recreation Center
11151 Colorado Boulevard
Room - C
Trail Winds Recreation Center
13495 Holly Street
Room - Aspen
Virtual Zoom Meeting
|August 10 |
|October 12 |
or call 1 929 205 6099; enter meeting ID 992 9681 1438
Meeting Minutes & Agendas
To access archived minutes, ordinances, policies, etc., please contact the City Clerk's Office or feel free to conduct an online open records search by clicking here.
Please click on the links below to access annual reports and City Council presentations. For access to archived presentations, please contact the City Clerk's Office of feel free to conduct an online open records search by clicking here.
TASHCO is proudly supported by: