Welcome to Cortez Cultural Center!

The mission of the Cortez Cultural Center is to provide programs that enrich the lives of our community and its visitors by increasing cultural awareness, promoting the arts, and educating about the area's history, diversity and natural environment.

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COMEDY NIGHT
with Ernest David Tsosie
Award-winning Comedian and Actor

• DINNER • SILENT AUCTION • COMEDY •

Dinner & drinks: 5:30 pm
Show starts: 7:00 pm
Ernie's clean family humor is Good Medicine!
Comedian Ernest David Tsosie

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2023 Holiday Events
Paper Snowflakes
4:00 – 6:30 pm

Winter Wonders: Small Works
Holiday Art Faire

Paper Snowflakes Workshop
(materials provided)

Community Coffeehouse

OPEN TUESDAY – SATURDAY
10 am – 4 pm

Our Coffeehouse is OPEN! We're excited to provide this cozy, welcoming place, where residents and visitors can gather and enjoy a good cup of java, locally made pastries, and lively conversation.

Cortez Cultural Center Coffeehouse
CORTEZ UNITY OF COMMUNITY
NAVAJO: A JOURNEY OF STRENGTH, COURAGE & RESILIENCE
EVENT RESCHEDULED (snow)!!

5:00 – 6:30 pm

Darryl Benally, ED.D.,
author of “Navajo: A Journey of Strength, Courage & Resilience”
is our Featured Speaker:
“A JOURNEY THROUGH SOCIETY FROM THE VIEWPOINT AND PERSPECTIVE OF A NATIVE AMERICAN”
 
BOOK SIGNING • REFRESHMENTS
Storytelling Night - Take the Leap!
microphone

TWO BIG NIGHTS!!

FEBRUARY 29th and MARCH 7th

6:00 pm

at the CCC Community Coffeehouse

Join us for a brief workshop and opportunity to perform. Just want to listen? No problem! Come be part of our audience – teens and adults welcome.

Tea in the Afternoon
Tea in the Afternoon Teapot and Teacup

TEA IN THE AFTERNOON

3:30 – 5:30 pm

Presentation by local tea expert Chris Burkett at the CCC Community Coffeehouse

Tastings of 3 different types of tea with handcrafted food items to enhance the flavor of each tea.

Call for Artists Cortez Cultural Center Gallery 2024
Amy Grogan Block Prints Exhibit
Amy Grogan Block Print
EXHIBIT EXTENDED!
Amy Grogan
Block Print Exhibition
LANDSCAPES FROM THE HEART:
An Artist's Connection
to the Southwest Landscape
Four Corners Weavers' Guild
Four Corners Weavers' Guild Exhibit
Four Corners Weavers' Guild
“The Lore and Techniques of Handweaving”
Exhibit at CCC Gallery
Reception – March 1, 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Talks · Weaving and Spinning Demos
Try your hand at weaving on a beginner's loom!

Happenings

Past programs and events
Arts and cultural organizations are essential components of healthy communities!