Arts & Culture
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We value the importance of Arts & Culture in the continuing vibrancy and enrichment of our growing city. We use our platform as a catalyst to increase awareness and support programming, and events unique to San Marcos. Mermaid Society promotes creative collaboration in celebration of the arts, culture and heritage of our community.
Mermaid Society Initiatives:
Coordinators for an Annual Arts & Culture Community Symposium
Ambassadors of the Buck Winn Morning Glories - A return to San Marcos
Advocate for increased arts in Downtown San Marcos
We champion the following programs:
* The SMART Orchestra under the direction of Christopher T. F. Hanson.
* The Indigenous Cultures Institute Powwow and their Summer Youth Program, directed by Dr. Mario Garza and Maria Rocha.
* Mariachi Infantil and Mariachi Nueva Generacion - Texas State University's Latin America Music Studies, directed by John Lopez.
We encourage you to learn more about these organizations by visiting their website, or contacting them directly.