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CFAC celebrates 55 years Nov. 6

 

October 28, 2021

Courtesy of the CFAC

Rock Springs High School science teacher Elmer Halseth, who later became the first director of the Community Fine Arts Center in Rock Springs, stands with the painting "Shack Alley" by Henrietta Wood. The CFAC celebrates its 55th anniversary Nov. 6.

First opened Nov. 6, 1966, the Community Fine Arts Center in Rock Springs has been a cultural highlight for both the community and visitors to Rock Springs for 55 years. The CFAC's existence has been possible by a long-standing agreement and collaboration between Sweetwater County, Rock Springs and Sweetwater County School District No. 1.

Residents are invited to an open house Nov. 6 from 1-4 p.m. Refreshments, tours, and a raffle for 10 pieces of art from local artists including paintings, photography, prints, glass and pottery. Additionally the first 100 guests will receive a commemorati...



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