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Posthumous RACC exhibit honors Marilyn Schlueter

Arts & Learning Marilyn Schlueter passed away last April but her art fans will have another opportunity to see and purchase some of her works during a memorial exhibit to be held at Rome Art and Community Center from April 19 through May 16. One hundred-thirteen of her pieces will be on display during the exhibit as well as several piece from her private art collection. A free opening... 4:00pm 04/18/18

Duo performs Civil War themed concert

Arts & Learning Join Bill Fahy and Amanda Straney as they perform music of the Civil War on banjo, guitar and fiddle at 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 21, at the Oneida County History Center’s main gallery, 1608 Genesee St., Utica. The duo will also share the stories behind the songs with letters and accounts from soldiers of Oneida County and New York State. This family-friendly program... 4:00pm 04/18/18

Artwork created live at ‘The JAM’ sculpture event Saturday at SUNY Poly

Arts & Learning UTICA — The public is invited to attend “The JAM,” a free, real-time sculpture event taking place on Saturday, April 21, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. on the campus of SUNY Polytechnic Institute. This event in conjunction with the Mohawk Valley Mini Maker Faire offers the public a behind-the-scenes and in-depth look into the creative process. Four teams comprised of students and... 4:00pm 04/18/18

Paint & Sip Friday at Unity Hall

Arts & Learning BARNEVELD — Unity Hall will host a Paint & Sip event with BB Designs 6-9 p.m. on Friday, April 20, at 101 Vanderkemp Ave.   At the event participants will be led step-by-step through a flower-themed painting by a professional artist. No experience, no problem, as no experience is necessary. The event is geared for adults. Admission is $45, and includes painting materials,... 4:00pm 04/18/18

Black River Canal Museum hosts ‘Era of Navigation’

Arts & Learning BOONVILLE — “Era of Navigation on the Black and Beaver River” program will be held on Saturday, April 21, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Black River Canal Museum, 520 Main St. Event features guest speakers that worked in different mills, as well as a display of products made by the mills including Beaver Board, milk caps, binders, gaskets. Food and refreshments will be... 4:00pm 04/18/18

Encaustic painting workshop April 28-29 at View

Arts & Learning OLD FORGE — Linda Bigness will be teaching a workshop on encaustic painting on Saturday, April 28, and Sunday, April 29, at View. The workshop is for artists of all levels interested in the hot wax technique of encaustic painting. This two-day introductory workshop will run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. The cost for the workshop and materials is $410, $360 for View members.... 4:00pm 04/18/18