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events, exhibits, workshops, and all things concerning the arts in Yates County, NY. Check back often and don’t forget to join us on Facebook & Twitter!
Arts Center Sponsors KEUKA TRIATHLON
Dates: June 7, 2015
The Arts Center of Yates County’s partnership with Score This to help put on the 11th annual Keuka Triathlon, Sunday, June 7, 2015. ScoreThis makes a donation to the Arts Center for each of the volunteers, who work up to five hours from the
early morning on Sunday until the race ends before noon. The event not only provides an opportunity to attract and welcome visitors to the region, but acts
as a fundraiser for the Arts Center, which reinvests those funds back into our community. Contact the Arts Center at 315-536-8226 or at email@example.com if you’re interested in volunteering or becoming a local sponsor for the event. LEARN MORE
Meet and Greet Day!
Dates: June 9, 2015
Interested in Becoming a Docent? Drop in Between 10 am and 4 pm, Tuesday, June 9. The Arts Center invites you to our Meet and Greet Day on Tuesday, June 9, to see what being a docent is all about. A guide will give you a tour, show you how to operate the new elevator, explain our new point-of-sale system, and answer any questions you might have. We sincerely hope you'll join us as we promote and support the premiere multi-arts center of the region. MORE INFO
Dates: June 10, 2015 - June 14, 2015
Create elegant or whimsical animal scupltures with Canadian master stonecutter Sandy Cline. take one day to create a simple stone sculpture or several days to work on a larger piece or multiple small sculptures.
Dates: June 12, 2015
“Mini” Show to Benefit Sunny Point Improvements! Show Opening Friday, June 12, 5:00-7:00 PM - Our artists are donating many varied original paintings, photographs, or 3-D art, dimensions (height plus width) not to exceed 20 inches. All art will be priced at $50, available at the stroke of 5:00 PM on June 12. More>>>
Arts Center Booth at Keuka Arts Festival
Dates: June 13, 2015 - June 14, 2015
Call for Volunteers! The Arts Center is looking for volunteers to man an information booth at the Keuka Arts Festival - please call Kris Pearson or Karen Payne if you are interested! The Keuka Arts Festival is a fine art and skilled craft show held annually along the Keuka Lake Outlet Trail, only a few blocks from downtown Penn Yan. The event is free and will feature live entertainment and activities for families.
Arts Center Juried Show Opening Reception
Dates: June 26, 2015
Your presence is requested on Friday, June 26, 2015 from 5:00-7:00 pm at the Opening Reception & Awards Ceremony at the Arts Center of Yates County in the Flick Gallery. On display will be the accepted entries from the ACYC First Annual Painting & Photography Juried Exhibition. The Florence Middlebrook Excellence in Painting Award, made possible by the generosity of local residents Paul & Nancy Middlebrook, and the Stephen & Elise Rosenfeld Excellence in Photography Award will be announced during the Awards Ceremony. Several other awards will be given out during the ceremony MORE>>>>
Thank you to our Sponsors!
Pastel Madness with Wendy Harris
Dates: July 11, 2015 - July 12, 2015
Open the path to a lifetime of creativity using pastels – the most elastic artistic medium. From surface selection and preparation to mark-making and medium manipulation this is the place to fall in love with pastel painting. Instructor: Wendy Harris $120 Members, $150 not-yet-members See more...