Adirondack A&E e-News # 132

East Branch Friends of the Arts Presents Adirondack Center for Writing Launches First Teen Writing Anthology Submissions are open for Wild Words, the first Adirondack Teen Writing Anthology. This brand new, yearly print publication is designed to be a place for teens living in the North Country to publish their creative writing, including poetry, short…

Adirondack A&E e-News # 131

AFS at The Sandy Hill Arts Center Wraps Monday, October 10th! The Adirondack Folk School “Adirondack Craft Exhibit” at the Sandy Hill Arts Center (SHAC) is wrapping up soon. If you have not had a chance to see this uniquely AFS exhibit, now is your chance. Nearly 60 handcrafted items are on display in their…

Adirondack A&E e-News # 130

FallFest at the Adirondack Experience October 2, 10 am – 5 pm, Included with Admission FREE admission to ADKX and Fallfest for Adirondack Park residents. Celebrate fall with traditional pastimes like apple pressing, autumnal crafts, and fiber arts. Demonstrations and music all day! This family-friendly day is packed with activities, games, and much, much more….

Adirondack A&E e-News # 129

Anne LaBastille Memorial Writing Residency, Resident Reading Saturday, October 1, 2 pm Hear readings by our six residents at this scenic, intimate event at the Lodge at Lake Twitchell in Eagle Bay, NY. We’ll offer snacks and beverages, an opportunity to experience the idyllic Lodge, and the chance to meet our resident writers: Danielle Bainbridge,…

Adirondack A&E e-News # 128

Lean-To by Heidi Gero Journey” Exhibition, Tahawus Gallery, 14234 Rt 9N, 2nd Fl. Au Sable Forks Ti Arts Downtown Gallery The 49th Annual Adirondack Balloon Festival September 22-25, 2022, Free Admission Floyd Bennett Memorial Airport: Queensbury & Crandall Park: Glens Falls Get the full schedule of activities HERE. Whiteface Mountain Oktoberfest 2022 October 1 and…

Adirondack A&E e-News # 127

Off-Season: Motel Signs along Routes 9 and 9N Features 32 color photographs by local photographer Jude Dolton. The exhibition runs through October 1, 2022 alongside “Warren County 360°” in the main gallery. Visitors can also view, “Joseph Warren – With Pen and Sword.” Hours are Tuesday & Thursday 9 am to 4 Ppm Friday 10…

Adirondack A&E e-News # 126

Poem written in celebration of Wilmington’s Bicentennial Shared at Time Capsule Commemoration, Saturday, September 17 Carrie Ann Conrad wrote the poem below, on what it means to be a part of the Wilmington community. She shared it at the commemoration of Wilmington’s Time Capsule, which will be opened 50 years from now. You can read…

Adirondack A&E e-News # 125

SLFL & ACW team up for Banned Books Week Cover Design Window Display To bring attention to national Banned Books Week (est. 1982), an annual event celebrating the freedom to read and drawing national attention to the harms of censorship, the Adirondack Center for Writing has created a Banned Books Cover Design Activity, the results…

Adirondack A&E e-News # 124

We’re pleased to share this artist’s profile of Berta Rojas. written by East Branch Friends of the Arts’s president Matt Dunne. Ms. Rojas is performing this Saturday, at the Keene Valley Congregational Church at 7:30 pm (see ADK A& E #123 HERE for the details). Thank you to Matt for sharing this and don’t miss…

Adirondack A&E e-News # 123

MAGIC SHOW! Saturday, September 17th, 7:30 pm Featuring Magician Alyx Hilshey Did you miss out on this amazing magic show in May? Alyx Hilshey returns to the Adirondacks and will bring an authentic street theater experience to the stage. But don’t expect a raw street show under a roof. This show is so much more….

Adirondack A&E e-News # 122

Sun editorial salutes Adirondack Center for Writing “…we thank the Adirondack Center for Writing for hosting the Kickass Writers Festival in Saranac Lake earlier this month, with readings, workshops and discussion panels, giving the written word its glory and its due.” You can read the full (witty & funny) editorial HERE Henry Fair: Nature as…

Adirondack A&E e-News # 121

Stewards Of The Water Presentation The Lower Adirondack Regional Arts Council (LARAC) will hold a special event featuring the book Stewards of the Water on September 10 from noon until 2 pm, 7 Lapham Place, Glens Falls. LARAC is currently featuring an art exhibit by the water colorist, Tom Ryan, who illustrated the book. Several…