Artists hoping for a grant from the Cambridge Arts Council must have their requests with the council before 5 p.m. Oct. 15, but those wanting in to its grant-writing workshop should RSVP Thursday by sending e-mail to [email protected] or calling (617) 349-4381.

The workshop is set for 6 to 8 p.m. Sept. 20 on the second floor of City Hall Annex, 344 Broadway. Artists should bring a draft of proposal for review.