Cultural Affairs Division
The Cultural Affairs Division oversees the management and operations of the Chandler Center for the Arts, Vision Gallery, Libraries and Museum facilities. Each area of the division offers citizens a variety of services, programs, activities and special events on a year-round basis.
The Cultural Affairs Division provides information to the public on cultural and historical programs, libraries, and special events provided by the City. It also provides information to the City Manager's office to assist in the implementation of Council policies. In addition, staff provides administrative support to the Museums Advisory Board.
The Chandler Center for the Arts is responsible for the administration and production of performing arts events and the Vision Gallery, a cultural center and art gallery located at the City Hall campus, as well as coordinating with traveling productions, local arts organizations and Chandler Unified School District events. A product of community leadership, clear vision and unwavering determination, the Center for the Arts is a testament to Chandler’s passionate commitment to the arts. It opened in 1989 as a shared facility between the City and the Chandler Unified School District. Built with the generous support of the community, the Center marks the collaboration of a world-class team of architects, designers, and acousticians.
The Chandler Public Library system strives to assist all citizens in obtaining information to meet their diverse personal, educational and professional nee