Utica Public Library to host 10th annual adult art contest

Utica Public Library to host 10th annual adult art contest

The Utica Public Library will be holding its 10th annual Express Yourself Adult Art Contest in February 2018. Registration and contest entries will be accepted in the main lobby of the library Friday, Jan. 26, from 1 to 5 p.m.

The first 55 entries received […]

Arts at the Palace announces January Jazz at Noon

Listen, lounge and lunch with Arts at the Palace at noon Saturday, Jan. 12, as Jazz at Noon welcomes the New Year.

The arrival of 2019 is cause for celebration, and we hope that you’ll come celebrate with us in the cozy, relaxed atmosphere of the Palace Underground, a true Hamilton hot-spot and birthplace […]

Paying it forward at the library

Paying it forward at the library

Deb Guaneiri started offering ukulele classes at the Canastota Library last year after receiving a gift of a limited edition ukulele. She decided that offering the ukulele classes was a “pay it forward” expression for the gift of the ukulele. As the classes grew, Deb realized that there […]

Mossback Mule Band and Paul Case Band at the Kallet Civic Center

The Mossback Mule Band & The Paul Case Band close out the 2018 Winter Warmup Series at the Kallet Civic Center

The Kallet Civic Center ends out the 2018 grant-funded series The Winter Warm-up with two bands that are sure to heat things up. The Mossback Mule Band & The Paul Case Band end […]

OACC announces holiday concert Dec. 2

OACC announces holiday concert Dec. 2

The Oneida Area Civic Chorale will present “International Carol Suites,” a brand-new collection of carols from around the world, by composer Mark Hayes, at 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018, at Oneida High School.

The Chorale, a 105-voice community chorus under the direction of Kimberly Nethaway, will be accompanied […]

New Horizons Barbershop Chorus to perform at Utica Library

New Horizons Barbershop Chorus to perform at Utica Library

On Saturday, Dec. 1, at 1 p.m., the Utica Public Library will host a concert by the New Horizons Barbershop Chorus. These talented artists will present an entertaining evening of great classics, Broadway standards, pop hits, and a hint of the holiday […]

COLUMN: Events of Historical Note

COLUMN: Events of Historical Note

Madison County Historian reveals restored portrait

By Matthew Urtz

Earlier this week, I had the opportunity to visit Buffalo State University’s Art Conservation Department to pick up a third painting of a series of paintings that once hung in the Madison County Courthouse.

Many of the paintings that were part […]

ICYMI: Christmas Jubilee Tour brings holiday fun and music to Utica area Dec. 2

The Christmas Jubilee program promises lots of fun, beloved holiday classics, favorite songs, and moments of reflection, thanksgiving, and joy. Photo: IMC Concerts

Christmas Jubilee Tour brings holiday fun and music to Utica area Dec. 2

Sherry Anne to join two celebrated groups for event

The Christmas Jubilee coming to Whitesboro Sunday, […]

It’s never too soon to plan for holiday music: Sultans of String Christmas Caravan

It’s never too soon to plan for holiday music: Sultans of String Christmas Caravan

Celebrate the season with an adventurous musical trip around the world! 2015 JUNO Award nominees Sultans of String deliver an exuberant performance featuring originals, world-music inspired classics, and seasonal favourites to warm your heart on a cold winter’s night.

From fiery […]

Local but worldly: Delta Sierra at Nelson Odeon Nov. 23

Local but worldly: Delta Sierra at Nelson Odeon Nov. 23

Central New York-based Delta Sierra performs heavy and patient rock music with dense droning instrumentals centered around plaintive vocals with raw and direct lyrics. Most obvious descendants of Neil Young and Crazy Horse and Magnolia Electric Co, Delta Sierra also call to mind the spirit […]

Canastota Public Library announces Tuesday Movies at the Library

ICYMI: Canastota Public Library announces Tuesday Movies at the Library

The Canastota Public Library shows movies Tuesdays at 5 p.m. at the library. All movies are shown free. The following movies are remaining to be screened this month:

“Borg vs. McEnroe” stars Shia La Beouf and Stellar Skarsgard. This film features the 1980 tennis rivalry […]

Chesapeake Chamber Group Woodwind Trio to perform Nov. 30

Chesapeake Chamber Group Woodwind Trio to perform Nov. 30 The Chesapeake Chamber Group Woodwind Trio will perform Friday, Nov. 30, at 7 p.m., at the Remsen Performing and Visual Arts Center, 9627 Main St., Remsen. General admission is $10, members $8 and students $5. The group consists of Matthew White on clarinet, Craig Vandewater on […]