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Gallery Hours

Gallery hours are Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday, 11am-5pm, Thursday 11am-7pm
and Saturday 11am-3pm. Also open by appointment.
Contact us at (585) 243-6785 or info@gvartscouncil.org.

Events

Genesee Valley Council on the Arts maintains an extensive calendar of visual and performing arts events as well as classes and workshops throughout the area. See Calendar

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Please Consider Donating Blood!

Genesee Valley Council on the Arts is partnering with the American Red Cross for a blood drive! Please consider donating your time and blood for this worthy cause! Email Betsy if you are interested in volunteering or to give blood at...

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It’s June!

We can't believe we are already half way through 2018! Here at GVCA we are excited about what's coming up! Reminder: Unfortunately, today, Friday June 1st, GVCA will be closing at 2:30. We will be open during regular gallery hours on Saturday, June 2nd from 11am-3pm....

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You’re Invited!

We invite you to join the staff, board and members of Genesee Valley Council on the Arts for our spring opening reception, Thursday, May 3rd 5pm-7pm. Our newest curated New Deal show is titled, The Healing Properties of Art. Our spring awakening exhibit will be a...

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Upcoming Events

Jun
26
Tue
Needles at Noon! @ Genesee Valley Council on the Arts
Jun 26 @ 12:00 pm

Join us every Tuesday for Needles as Noon! Bring your fiber project, eat some lunch and have great conversation!

Community Mosaic Project
Jun 26 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

6/26/2018 – Today’s workshop will focus on hand making ceramic tiles out of clay.

7/10/2018 – Today’s workshop will focus on glazing ceramic tiles

8/14/2018 – Today’s workshop will focus on assembling the final mosaic.

You’re invited to join us in making a series of collaborative woodland themed mosaic murals for display around Rochester. You’ll learn how to hand make ceramic tiles, glaze tiles, and assemble the final mosaic while making new friends and giving back to the community! Completed mosaics will be part of a touring exhibit around Rochester, NY.

Workshops are facilitated by art therapists Sarah Beren, LCAT and Mark Rodgers, MS at Spotted Rabbit Studio, with support from Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. Youth ages 5+ and adults with a disability, as well as their caretaker, are welcome to participate. Space is limited. Workshops are FREE to attend.

To learn more about Spotted Rabbit Studio and our programming please visit our website at https://spottedrabbitstudio.com/

Jun
27
Wed
2018 Gazebo Concert Series: Kelly’s Old Timers @ Village Park, Leicester
Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Jun
28
Thu
Good Bread in the Darkness @ First Presbyterian Church
Jun 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

First Presbyterian Church of Batavia along with The Visual Truth Theatre Ensemble presents, Good Bread in the Darkness, an evening of poetry, essays, spoken word, and stories on Thursday, June 28 from 7-9:00pm at The First Presbyterian Church, 300 E. Main St, Batavia, NY 14020. The event will be hosted by Lucine Kauffman from the WBTA Radio Show Genesee Life (FM 100.1 and AM 1490) and will feature local and regional writers with a focus on nature, spirituality, and community. The event is free and open to the public.

“You cant cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water,” Rabindranath Tagore”

Readers include: Terry Abrams, Sue Briggs, Byron Hoot, Bill Kauffman, and Eric Zwieg.

Jul
3
Tue
Needles at Noon! @ Genesee Valley Council on the Arts
Jul 3 @ 12:00 pm

Join us every Tuesday for Needles as Noon! Bring your fiber project, eat some lunch and have great conversation!

Jul
6
Fri
Fairy Fest @ Main St Dansville, New York 14437 United States
Jul 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Dansville’s First Friday event in July is “Fairy Fest” with free activities offered by Main St. businesses. Fairy Doors of Dansville will sponsor face painting and crafts at Dansville ArtWorks and Dogwood Trading Company, and of course you can come look for our 23+ fairy doors any time! Visit our facebook page (Fairy Doors of Dansville) to see what the fairy door trail is all about and for updates on this event!

Music In The Park – Groveland Station @ West Sparta Town Park
Jul 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Bring a picnic supper and enjoy a free concert by Groveland Station; acoustic jazz, country, blues, bluegrass and swing. Dancing is encouraged!

Jul
8
Sun
2018 JCC Ames Amzalak Rochester Jewish Film Festival @ JCC Center Stages
Jul 8 @ 1:00 pm

2018 JCC Ames Amzalak Rochester Jewish Film Festival
For more information and specific times visit, www.jrff.org

Jul
10
Tue
Keyboard Kamp at Morgan Estates @ Morgan Estates
Jul 10 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Geoff Clough, Steve West, Melzie Case
Keyboard Kamp offers music lessons held for guitar, piano, voice in one hour classes.
For ages 8 – 15.
Please call for brochure and registration form.
Needles at Noon! @ Genesee Valley Council on the Arts
Jul 10 @ 12:00 pm

Join us every Tuesday for Needles as Noon! Bring your fiber project, eat some lunch and have great conversation!