Adirondack A&E e-News # 364




Tahawus Cultural Center Presents

Writing Workshop with award-winning local author Lorraine Duvall

Saturday, April 6, 2024, 1-3 pm

For some, there is a deep urge to create, to communicate, and account for and with self, soul, and others, through and by whatever portal has taken hold…

Adirondack award winning author Lorraine Duvall explores “WHY do you have a desire to write?” She will share how she came about writing her memoirs after retiring, and what inspires her to keep going…

Full details HERE.

Tahawus Center, 14234 Rt 9N, Main St, Au Sable Forks


Eclipse Experience: Out of this World Cooking Demo

Wednesday, April 3, 2024, 7 – 8 pm, Free, via Zoom only

Join us for a delicious evening of cooking featuring faculty and students from the Culinary and Hospitality Program at Paul Smith’s College, the College of the Adirondacks. Chef Kevin and the students will cover a variety of exciting dishes to include:

Squid Ink Risotto with Rocket, Calamari Croutons and Sunny Saffron Nage

Fire Roasted Sweet potato, crispy poached egg, black bean salsa

Learn More and get tickets HERE.


The Bookstore Plus Presents

Solar Eclipse Storytime

Saturday, April 6, 2024,10 am

The Bookstore Plus will be hosting a Solar Eclipse storytime followed by a craft in the children’s section of our store! We provide all the materials needed for crafts time, at no cost. Come learn about a solar eclipse and make cereal box viewers with us! Join us in our children’s section!

The book: A Few Beautiful Minutes: Experiencing a Solar Eclipse by Kate Allen Fox

The craft: Cereal box sun viewers

Storytime is geared towards children ages 3 and up, but all children are welcome!

The Bookstore Plus, 2491 Main Street, Lake Placid


Transform Old Books Into Art

Book Sculpture Workshops With Sue Anne Walton

Unleash your creativity and give new life to old books with two upcoming workshops on the Art of Book Sculpture led by artist Sue Anne Walton.

Workshop Details:
Cost: $10
All Materials provided

May 4th Workshop:
Location: Au Sable Forks Free Library, 9 Church Lane, Au Sable Forks, NY
Contact: (518) 647-5596

June 1st Workshop:
Location: Westport Heritage House, 6459 Main Street, Westport, NY 12993
Contact: Lora (518) 962-4421.

Space is Limited: Please register by calling the host venue.

Star Lab

Thursday, April 4, 2024. 10 – 11 am

Our StarLab can comfortably hold 18 adults, or a combination of 22 adults and children. We do not recommend this program for children under the age of 5 due to the nature of needing to be able to quietly sit still in this enclosed area during the program, as the shape of the StarLab amplifies all sounds inside. Please note that attendees will need to crawl through a 3’ high tunnel to get into the planetarium, and seating is on pads on the floor on the inside.

Reservations required due to space limitations: Please letting us know you are attending by calling (518) 251-2505 or sending an email to: director@tannerypondcenter.org

Find out more and register HERE.

Tannery Pond Community Center, 228 Main Street, North Creek


Plattsburgh State Art Museum Presents

Celebrating the Path to Totality With Rockwell Kent

Through May 18, 2024

The Plattsburgh State Art Museum and its staff are anxiously awaiting this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to behold the total eclipse that will occur in Plattsburgh on April 8, 2024. In anticipation of this momentous event, we explored our collections for celestial representations to mark the occasion. The works in the exhibit were the result of a commission of the Hayden Planetarium for LIFE magazine on November 1, 1937 and shows Four Ways In Which The World May End.

Outside of Burke Gallery, 2nd floor, Myers Building, Plattsburgh State Art Museum, 101 Broad St., Plattsburgh


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