Jim Ridlon: Discord & Dissent

Commentary on contemporary politics exhibit opens at library in May Jim Ridlon (file photo)

The New Woodstock Free Library is presenting an exhibit of works by the internationally-recognized Cazenovia-based artist Jim Ridlon from May 6 to June 29. In the exhibit, Ridlon will be displaying assemblages he created and presented at Syracuse’s Art Rage […]

CNY Playhouse to produce “Shakespeare in Love” in February 2020

CNY Playhouse and Artistic Director Dustin Czarny are excited to announce that we will produce “Shakespeare in Love” in February 2020. This is the Central New York amateur premiere of the show.

Shakespeare in Love is a play with music that was adapted for the stage by Tony Award and Olivier Award-winning writer Lee […]

Local author Renée Roman Nose reads

Renée Roman Nose will read poetry from her book, “Sweet Grass Talking” at the Canastota Public Library.

In honor of April being Poetry Month, Renée Roman Nose will read poetry from her newly released book, “Sweet Grass Talking,” at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at the Canastota Public Library.

Roman Nose published “Sweet […]

Cazenovia Public Library to show On the Basis of Sex

The Cazenovia Public Library will present free screenings of On the Basis of Sex at 1 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. April 26 in the Community Room. The 2018 biographical legal drama is based on the life and career of Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

The film tells the true story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, her struggles […]

Oneida Public Library news

The Opus Black String Trio, performing eclectic musical selections at Oneida Library April 24 at 7 p.m., features, from left, Allyson Sklar on viola, Kristen Kopf on cello and Elizabeth Simchik on violin.

Opus Black Strings to perform April 24, 2019

Oneida Public Library welcomes back the Opus Black Strings on Wednesday, April 24, […]

OACC to present “The Great Thanksgiving” May 19, 2019

OACC Tour Ensemble in Ebersburg, Germany (file photo)

The Oneida Area Civic Chorale will present “The Great Thanksgiving: Songs of Peace, Thanks and Brotherhood” at 4 p.m. Sunday, May 19, 2019, at the First Presbyterian Church, 108 Court St., Rome.

One hundred five Chorale singers will be conducted by Kimberly Nethaway, with accompaniment on […]

Sherrill Quilt Show a Feast for the Eyes

Want to see more than 100 new quilts? Are you looking to buy a quilted item? Ready for a chance to win a quilt worth over $1,000?

Come with your friends and family to a wholesome event hosted by the Thread Bears Quilters’ Guild.

Quilt show hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, […]

Helen Judge’s artwork featured in “Annual Student Juried Art Exhibition 2019”

Artwork by Helen Judge of Hamilton will be on display in SUNY Oneonta’s Martin-Mullen Art Gallery for the “Annual Student Juried Art Exhibition 2019” in the Fine Arts Center from April 8 to May 11.

Judge’s work includes Salty Swirls (silver gelatin print) .

Featured artworks were chosen from an open jury process and […]

Shayla Sullivan is part of the cast and crew for “The Servant of Two Masters,” SUNY New Paltz

SUNY New Paltz student Shayla Sullivan of Sherburne, New York is part of the cast and crew for the Department of Theatre production “The Servant of Two Masters,” which opens on April 11 at Parker Theatre on the New Paltz campus.

Performances run April 11 through 14 and April 25 through 28.

“The Servant […]

A night of old-time music at the Nelson Odeon April 13

The Lonesome Ace Stringband is an old-time band with bluegrass chops that play some righteous folk and country music. There’s a depth of groove and sense of space not often heard in bluegrass today, a level of instrumental interplay and vocal blend uncommon in old-time, and an on-stage rapport that transcends all of this.

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Great Swamp to host Kid’s Paint & Juice April 15, 2019

Kids can become little artists April 15 from noon to 2 p.m. at the Great Swamp Conservancy, Canastota.

Kid’s Paint & Juice for ages 5 to 12 will be painting a reptile with talented artist Theresa Palinkas. Before the painting begins, Conservation Educator Brianne Wilcox will give a short hands-on reptile presentation.

All materials […]

CANCELED: Nelson Odeon presents Danielle Miraglia April 6

UPDATE: We are very sorry to announce that this weekend’s show with Danielle Miraglia has been cancelled due to a family emergency. Our thoughts are with Danielle and we look forward to announcing a new date soon.

ORIGINAL: Danielle Miraglia comes armed with a strong steady thumb on an old Gibson, an infectious […]