We are uniting in community and creativity at libraries local to the Southern Finger Lakes of New York. Come join the safe, cooperative environment where we will learn new skills and delight in each other's company. Workshops are held at the Steele Memorial Library, 101 East Church Street, Elmira NY and Southeast Steuben County Library, 303 Centerway #101, Corning, NY. All workshops are free. Materials are included and tools are provided. Registration is required and class size is limited. Please notify the library if you signed up and are unable to attend, as there may be a waiting list. Please contact the appropriate library to register or for complete information.
Steele: (607) 733-9173
Southeast Steuben: (607) 936-3713
2018 HOMETOWN ART series : At Steele Memorial Library 6:30-8:00PM
A celebration of the cultural and natural landmarks in and near the city we love.
March, Thursday, 22: Those Were the Days (Drawing and Design)
Erin Doane curator of Chemung County Historical Society/Chemung Valley History Museum will be joining us with artifacts from the county's past. Arrange a still life and compose a drawing with help from Wynn.
April, Monday, 9: Be”Twain” the Layers (Book Arts)
May, Monday, 14: Carousel Ride (Clay)
June, Monday, 11: A Book of the Falls (Book Arts)
August, Thursday, 2: Delectable Drawings (Drawing and Design)
October, Thursday, 4: Down By the River (Pattern and Collage)
October, Monday, 22: Animals Among Us (Pattern and Collage)
November, Monday, 12: To Remember and to Forgive (Clay)
December, Thursday, 13: From the Air (Book Arts)
Also of Interest:
Tioga County Contradance
Countryside Community Center, 9 Sheldon Guile Blvd, Owego, NY
Third Sundays of each month except February from 4-7pm.
Admission is charged.
We dance to wonderful and varied live music and all dances are taught.
Beginners, singles and families are very welcome!
Come join us!
Thanks to ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes for partial funding through NYSCA Decentralization program.
Urban Sketchers, Corning
This informal group meets weekly sometime each weekend. Locations vary. Check Facebook for meeting times and places, or for an Urban Sketchers group near you.
Juneteenth, Elmira NY
Artists are always welcome at Elmira's Juneteenth Celebration, a celebration of unity, tolerance and diversity. Please contact me if you would like to volunteer with us for a "portrait sketch-in." The celebration takes place annually on the something-teen Saturday in June outside the Ernie Davis Center.