Strickland helps intersect arts and community

“Celebrate Water events were on the minds of most attendees of the Jan. 12 Door County Talks lecture, ‘Building Community and Common Ground through the Arts.’ After lecturer Kelli Strickland, executive and artistic director of the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts, finished speaking and began the Q&A session, audience members were quick to name this yearlong series of events as Door County’s example of how different organizations are coming together to support one theme.” …Strickland’s lecture was the first in the Door Community Auditorium’s Door County Talks series, held in collaboration with the Door County Civility Project and the University of Wisconsin – Green Bay. In 2019, the series is themed around promoting civility, strengthening community and encouraging empathy.” Read more in the Door County Pulse.