Adirondack A&E e-News # 198

SCR Arts Grants Available for 2023

SCR arts grants portal is now open for Hamilton, Franklin, Clinton, and Essex counties!

Go HERE for more info.

Harold Weston: Freedom in the Wilds

Monday, March 13, 2023, 7 – 8 pm, Virtual, Free

Harold Weston, American modernist painter and social activist, was dubbed the “Thoreau of the Adirondacks” and is known for his thickly painted, expressionist views of the Adirondacks from the 1920s.

Katie Wood Kirchhoff, curator at Shelburne Museum, will explore Weston’s paintings and journals while considering ways his art and practice connected the natural world to the boundless freedom of the human spirit.

Learn more and get tickets (for webinar sign-in) HERE.

Image: Harold Weston, Giant, 1922 (2005.024.0001)

High Peaks Bluegrass Band

Winter Coffeehouse Series

Sunday, March 12, 2023, 3 – 5 pm

High Peaks Bluegrass Band plays traditional, contemporary, and gospel bluegrass music in the New York Capital Region and Southern/ Central Adirondacks. The band has performed at concert halls, community venues, pubs, music festivals, farmers markets, senior centers, and church services.

Details and purchase have tickets HERE.

Tannery Pond Community Center, 228 Main Street, North Creek

Sat., March 11 – Sun., March 12, 1 – 4 pm, $30/person

Annette Swartz with Bird Haven Quilting is setting up residency this coming weekend for a two-class Beginning Quilting class! Learn how to make your own table runner and learn the basics of your next hobby. Visit class page for more important information.

Pre-registration is required for this class, and the two-part class is limited to 10 participants. Learn more and register HERE (scroll down page).

Tupper Arts, 106 Park Street, Tupper Lake

Pendragon Announces 2023 Season!

An American Classic, a Cult Favorite, a New Play, a Hit Cabaret and a Spin on an old Fairy Tale—our 2023 Pendragon Summer Festival has something for everyone!

Visit HERE to see the season and purchase season tickets.

Pendragon Theatre, 15 Brandy Brook Ave., Saranac Lake

Oscar Shorts – Live Action

2023 Oscar Nominated Short Films

Thursday, March 9, 2023, 7 – 9:30 pm

LIVE ACTION SHORTS (Estimated Running Time: 115 minutes)

  • An Irish Goodbye – Tom Berkeley and Ross White, UK, 23 min.
  • Ivalu– Anders Walter and Rebecca Pruzan, Denmark, 17 min.
  • Le Pupille – Alice Rohrwacher, Italy, 39 min.
  • Night Ride – Eirik Tveiten and Gaute Lid Larssen, Norway, 16 min.
  • The Red Suitcase – Cyrus Neshvad, Luxembourg, 18 min.

Cash Bar and popcorn will be available for purchase.

More info and tickets HERE.

View Center for Arts & Culture, 3273 NY-28, Old Forge

Intro to Photoshop Class

Saturday, March 11, 2023, 9 – 12 pm

Join us in this 1-day intensive workshop to learn the basics of Adobe Photoshop CC! This workshop is perfect for artists interested in digital art, graphic design, and photo editing.

Instructor: Megan Charland

$55 Members, $60 Non-Members

Register HERE.

The Strand Center for the Arts, 23 Brinkerhoff St, Plattsburgh

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