(585) 243-6785 info@gvartscouncil.org
Sep
24
Tue
Needles at Noon! @ Genesee Valley Council on the Arts
Sep 24 @ 12:00 pm

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

Mixed Level Yoga with Holly Adams
Sep 24 @ 4:30 pm – 5:45 pm

Holly Adams, Yoga Alliance Certified RYS 200

Fall, the time to resume or begin a regular yoga practice, as a commitment to yourself- mind, body and heart!

Mixed Level: For returning, experienced students, or physically active beginner students~ Join us! Basics and more, including Sun Salutations, standing and seated poses, twists, shoulder and hip openers, and back bends.

Dates/Time: 4:30-5:45 pm, Tuesdays

Session I: September 10, 17, 24

Session II: October 15, 22, 29

Dates/Time: 4:30-5:45 pm, Thursdays

Session I: September 12, 19, 26   

Session II: October (Ruth Ann will be teaching- dates TBA)

Classes are $11 each | 3 week session $33 | 4 week session $44

Sep
26
Thu
Mixed Level Yoga with Holly Adams
Sep 26 @ 4:30 pm – 5:45 pm

Holly Adams, Yoga Alliance Certified RYS 200

Fall, the time to resume or begin a regular yoga practice, as a commitment to yourself- mind, body and heart!

Mixed Level: For returning, experienced students, or physically active beginner students~ Join us! Basics and more, including Sun Salutations, standing and seated poses, twists, shoulder and hip openers, and back bends.

Dates/Time: 4:30-5:45 pm, Tuesdays

Session I: September 10, 17, 24

Session II: October 15, 22, 29

Dates/Time: 4:30-5:45 pm, Thursdays

Session I: September 12, 19, 26   

Session II: October (Ruth Ann will be teaching- dates TBA)

Classes are $11 each | 3 week session $33 | 4 week session $44

Sep
27
Fri
Open Mic Performing Arts Series @ ArtWorks
Sep 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

February through November, Dansville ArtWorks hosts an Open Mic event on fourth Fridays starting at 6:30pm.

Join us to experience and participate in performance arts. This year’s lineup includes musicians, writers, poets, songwriters and more. These events are family friendly and free/open to the public. Thanks are extended to our funding partner, Genesee Valley Council on the Arts.*

Free parking is available on Main Street and in the municipal parking lot behind the Town of North Dansville building.

February 22: Open Mic with Michael Scott Smith – original songs and storytelling in the Americana style performed on voice and guitar
March 22: Hornell Little Band in Concert – a traditional concert band performing classical and pop music and marches
April 26: Odd Combination Jazz – ensemble plays jazz and rock
May 24: The Wray Boys Do Country – duo brings the music of Ray Price, George Jones and other country artists to Dansville
June 28: Gary Peet presents The Song Writing Process – offering mostly original music on acoustic guitar and popular country and folk cover songs
July 26: Cris Riedel’s Stories for All Ages – enjoy folktales from a variety of cultures and countries
August 23: David Michael Nixon: Poetry and Songs – the artist’s poems, including those from Stephen Forgives the Stone: New and Selected Poems, interspersed with a cappella folk and country vocals
September 27: George Hochbrueckner offers The Diversity of Guitar – experience diverse styles and musical ideas
October 25: Beth Sleboda’s YUM! – one-of-a-kind blend of spoken word, vocals and instrumentals
November 22: Joe Dady and Fun with Folk – hear songs and stories from the Irish and American folk traditions

All events start at 6:30pm and free and open to the public; donations are welcome. Performances are very family friendly. Light refreshments follow the open mic session.

Want to participate in Open Mic? Following each featured artist, we open up the floor for audience members to share their talent with brief, family friendly performances: prose and poetry, vocal, instrumental, storytelling, performance art, dance and similar. Upon arriving for the event, sign up on our Check In sheet.

Oct
1
Tue
Needles at Noon! @ Genesee Valley Council on the Arts
Oct 1 @ 12:00 pm

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

Oct
8
Tue
Needles at Noon! @ Genesee Valley Council on the Arts
Oct 8 @ 12:00 pm

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

Oct
15
Tue
Needles at Noon! @ Genesee Valley Council on the Arts
Oct 15 @ 12:00 pm

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

Mixed Level Yoga with Holly Adams
Oct 15 @ 4:30 pm – 5:45 pm

Holly Adams, Yoga Alliance Certified RYS 200

Fall, the time to resume or begin a regular yoga practice, as a commitment to yourself- mind, body and heart!

Mixed Level: For returning, experienced students, or physically active beginner students~ Join us! Basics and more, including Sun Salutations, standing and seated poses, twists, shoulder and hip openers, and back bends.

Dates/Time: 4:30-5:45 pm, Tuesdays

Session I: September 10, 17, 24

Session II: October 15, 22, 29

Dates/Time: 4:30-5:45 pm, Thursdays

Session I: September 12, 19, 26   

Session II: October (Ruth Ann will be teaching- dates TBA)

Classes are $11 each | 3 week session $33 | 4 week session $44

Yoga Basics and Beyond Mixed Level @ Genesee Valley Council on the Arts
Oct 15 @ 4:30 pm – 5:45 pm

**Mixed Levels
For returning students – join us this winter as we return to the basics and beyond of what creates a fun, safe and supportive yoga practice for all levels: Conscious Breathing, Refined Alignment and Balanced Action.
Along with Sun Salutations, and a variety of yoga poses, we will continue to explore breathing techniques (pranayamas), visualization (dharana), short meditations (dhyana) and interweave yoga philosophy and life style into each class. Yoga is for every body, mind and heart!

** Returning students or by permission of instructor
Dates and Times:
Tuesdays: Session I January 8, 15, 22 & 29
Session II February 5, 19, 26 & March 5
*No class 2/12 *
To register call Melissa @ GVCA243-6785
or Ruth Ann@ 519-6472
Limited Space – Sign up early! 7 Students per Class Maximum
For All Yoga Classes:
Please consult your physician before beginning any new exercise program.
Eat lightly, bring water, bring yoga mat or purchase from instructor, dress in comfortable layers.
#4 Murray Hill Drive, Mt Morris NY – Parking in Rear of Building, follow signs,
For “New Deal Art Gallery”, take stairs near Gift Shop/Gallery to 2nd floor
Class Fee: 4 weeks -$44.00

Oct
17
Thu
Gentle Yoga with Ruth Ann Polito (beginners, continuing students)
Oct 17 @ 4:30 pm – 5:45 pm

Gentle yoga for Beginners or Continuing Students

Beginner/ Gentle Level 

Need time to slow down from the hectic pace of summer? Join us this Fall For a gentler, slower paced yoga class as we explore what creates a fun, safe and supportive yoga practice; Conscious Breathing, Refined Alignment and Balanced Action of Body, Mind and Heart.

Yoga poses will be modified using props; blocks, bolsters, chairs, etc., as needed to fit each individuals’ needs. Yoga is for every body, mind and heart!

Thursdays 4:30 – 5:45 PM 

Session I Oct 17 & 24, November 7 & 21 (4 weeks) 

Session II December 5, 12 & 19 (3 weeks)

Limited Space – Sign up early! Number of Students per Class 7

For All Yoga Classes:

Please consult your physician before beginning any new exercise program.

Eat lightly, bring water, bring yoga mat or purchase from instructor, dress in comfortable layers.

#4 Murray Hill Drive, Mt Morris NY – 

Parking in Rear of Building, follow signs, for “New Deal Art Gallery”, take stairs to 2nd floor “movement” room at top of stairs

Fees for classes with Ruth Ann Polito, E-RYT-500, NYS LMT

 4 week session $44.oo
3 week session $33.oo

Oct
19
Sat
Resident Craft Club LCCNR -Special Craft Presentation @ Livingston County Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation
Oct 19 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us for a special presentation to learn a new craft. The Residents at the Livingston County Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation will learn how to make Coasters out of tiles adding different materials to create their special designs. All are welcome to join us to help and make a coaster for yourself too! Funding for this event is from the Artists in Education Grant from the Genesee Valley Council on the Arts.

Oct
22
Tue
Needles at Noon! @ Genesee Valley Council on the Arts
Oct 22 @ 12:00 pm

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

Mixed Level Yoga with Holly Adams
Oct 22 @ 4:30 pm – 5:45 pm

Holly Adams, Yoga Alliance Certified RYS 200

Fall, the time to resume or begin a regular yoga practice, as a commitment to yourself- mind, body and heart!

Mixed Level: For returning, experienced students, or physically active beginner students~ Join us! Basics and more, including Sun Salutations, standing and seated poses, twists, shoulder and hip openers, and back bends.

Dates/Time: 4:30-5:45 pm, Tuesdays

Session I: September 10, 17, 24

Session II: October 15, 22, 29

Dates/Time: 4:30-5:45 pm, Thursdays

Session I: September 12, 19, 26   

Session II: October (Ruth Ann will be teaching- dates TBA)

Classes are $11 each | 3 week session $33 | 4 week session $44

Oct
24
Thu
Gentle Yoga with Ruth Ann Polito (beginners, continuing students)
Oct 24 @ 4:30 pm – 5:45 pm

Gentle yoga for Beginners or Continuing Students

Beginner/ Gentle Level 

Need time to slow down from the hectic pace of summer? Join us this Fall For a gentler, slower paced yoga class as we explore what creates a fun, safe and supportive yoga practice; Conscious Breathing, Refined Alignment and Balanced Action of Body, Mind and Heart.

Yoga poses will be modified using props; blocks, bolsters, chairs, etc., as needed to fit each individuals’ needs. Yoga is for every body, mind and heart!

Thursdays 4:30 – 5:45 PM 

Session I Oct 17 & 24, November 7 & 21 (4 weeks) 

Session II December 5, 12 & 19 (3 weeks)

Limited Space – Sign up early! Number of Students per Class 7

For All Yoga Classes:

Please consult your physician before beginning any new exercise program.

Eat lightly, bring water, bring yoga mat or purchase from instructor, dress in comfortable layers.

#4 Murray Hill Drive, Mt Morris NY – 

Parking in Rear of Building, follow signs, for “New Deal Art Gallery”, take stairs to 2nd floor “movement” room at top of stairs

Fees for classes with Ruth Ann Polito, E-RYT-500, NYS LMT

 4 week session $44.oo
3 week session $33.oo

Oct
25
Fri
Open Mic Performing Arts Series @ ArtWorks
Oct 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

February through November, Dansville ArtWorks hosts an Open Mic event on fourth Fridays starting at 6:30pm.

Join us to experience and participate in performance arts. This year’s lineup includes musicians, writers, poets, songwriters and more. These events are family friendly and free/open to the public. Thanks are extended to our funding partner, Genesee Valley Council on the Arts.*

Free parking is available on Main Street and in the municipal parking lot behind the Town of North Dansville building.

February 22: Open Mic with Michael Scott Smith – original songs and storytelling in the Americana style performed on voice and guitar
March 22: Hornell Little Band in Concert – a traditional concert band performing classical and pop music and marches
April 26: Odd Combination Jazz – ensemble plays jazz and rock
May 24: The Wray Boys Do Country – duo brings the music of Ray Price, George Jones and other country artists to Dansville
June 28: Gary Peet presents The Song Writing Process – offering mostly original music on acoustic guitar and popular country and folk cover songs
July 26: Cris Riedel’s Stories for All Ages – enjoy folktales from a variety of cultures and countries
August 23: David Michael Nixon: Poetry and Songs – the artist’s poems, including those from Stephen Forgives the Stone: New and Selected Poems, interspersed with a cappella folk and country vocals
September 27: George Hochbrueckner offers The Diversity of Guitar – experience diverse styles and musical ideas
October 25: Beth Sleboda’s YUM! – one-of-a-kind blend of spoken word, vocals and instrumentals
November 22: Joe Dady and Fun with Folk – hear songs and stories from the Irish and American folk traditions

All events start at 6:30pm and free and open to the public; donations are welcome. Performances are very family friendly. Light refreshments follow the open mic session.

Want to participate in Open Mic? Following each featured artist, we open up the floor for audience members to share their talent with brief, family friendly performances: prose and poetry, vocal, instrumental, storytelling, performance art, dance and similar. Upon arriving for the event, sign up on our Check In sheet.

Oct
29
Tue
Needles at Noon! @ Genesee Valley Council on the Arts
Oct 29 @ 12:00 pm

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

Mixed Level Yoga with Holly Adams
Oct 29 @ 4:30 pm – 5:45 pm

Holly Adams, Yoga Alliance Certified RYS 200

Fall, the time to resume or begin a regular yoga practice, as a commitment to yourself- mind, body and heart!

Mixed Level: For returning, experienced students, or physically active beginner students~ Join us! Basics and more, including Sun Salutations, standing and seated poses, twists, shoulder and hip openers, and back bends.

Dates/Time: 4:30-5:45 pm, Tuesdays

Session I: September 10, 17, 24

Session II: October 15, 22, 29

Dates/Time: 4:30-5:45 pm, Thursdays

Session I: September 12, 19, 26   

Session II: October (Ruth Ann will be teaching- dates TBA)

Classes are $11 each | 3 week session $33 | 4 week session $44

Nov
5
Tue
Needles at Noon! @ Genesee Valley Council on the Arts
Nov 5 @ 12:00 pm

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

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

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

Yoga Basics and Beyond Mixed Level @ Genesee Valley Council on the Arts
Nov 12 @ 4:30 pm – 5:45 pm

**Mixed Levels
For returning students – join us this winter as we return to the basics and beyond of what creates a fun, safe and supportive yoga practice for all levels: Conscious Breathing, Refined Alignment and Balanced Action.
Along with Sun Salutations, and a variety of yoga poses, we will continue to explore breathing techniques (pranayamas), visualization (dharana), short meditations (dhyana) and interweave yoga philosophy and life style into each class. Yoga is for every body, mind and heart!

** Returning students or by permission of instructor
Dates and Times:
Tuesdays: Session I January 8, 15, 22 & 29
Session II February 5, 19, 26 & March 5
*No class 2/12 *
To register call Melissa @ GVCA243-6785
or Ruth Ann@ 519-6472
Limited Space – Sign up early! 7 Students per Class Maximum
For All Yoga Classes:
Please consult your physician before beginning any new exercise program.
Eat lightly, bring water, bring yoga mat or purchase from instructor, dress in comfortable layers.
#4 Murray Hill Drive, Mt Morris NY – Parking in Rear of Building, follow signs,
For “New Deal Art Gallery”, take stairs near Gift Shop/Gallery to 2nd floor
Class Fee: 4 weeks -$44.00

Nov
16
Sat
Resident Craft Club LCCNR -Special Craft Presentation @ Livingston County Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation
Nov 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us for a special presentation to learn a new craft. The Residents at the Livingston County Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation will learn how to make Coasters out of tiles adding different materials to create their special designs. All are welcome to join us to help and make a coaster for yourself too! Funding for this event is from the Artists in Education Grant from the Genesee Valley Council on the Arts.

Nov
19
Tue
Needles at Noon! @ Genesee Valley Council on the Arts
Nov 19 @ 12:00 pm

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

Nov
21
Thu
Gentle Yoga with Ruth Ann Polito (beginners, continuing students)
Nov 21 @ 4:30 pm – 5:45 pm

Gentle yoga for Beginners or Continuing Students

Beginner/ Gentle Level 

Need time to slow down from the hectic pace of summer? Join us this Fall For a gentler, slower paced yoga class as we explore what creates a fun, safe and supportive yoga practice; Conscious Breathing, Refined Alignment and Balanced Action of Body, Mind and Heart.

Yoga poses will be modified using props; blocks, bolsters, chairs, etc., as needed to fit each individuals’ needs. Yoga is for every body, mind and heart!

Thursdays 4:30 – 5:45 PM 

Session I Oct 17 & 24, November 7 & 21 (4 weeks) 

Session II December 5, 12 & 19 (3 weeks)

Limited Space – Sign up early! Number of Students per Class 7

For All Yoga Classes:

Please consult your physician before beginning any new exercise program.

Eat lightly, bring water, bring yoga mat or purchase from instructor, dress in comfortable layers.

#4 Murray Hill Drive, Mt Morris NY – 

Parking in Rear of Building, follow signs, for “New Deal Art Gallery”, take stairs to 2nd floor “movement” room at top of stairs

Fees for classes with Ruth Ann Polito, E-RYT-500, NYS LMT

 4 week session $44.oo
3 week session $33.oo

Nov
22
Fri
Open Mic Performing Arts Series @ ArtWorks
Nov 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

February through November, Dansville ArtWorks hosts an Open Mic event on fourth Fridays starting at 6:30pm.

Join us to experience and participate in performance arts. This year’s lineup includes musicians, writers, poets, songwriters and more. These events are family friendly and free/open to the public. Thanks are extended to our funding partner, Genesee Valley Council on the Arts.*

Free parking is available on Main Street and in the municipal parking lot behind the Town of North Dansville building.

February 22: Open Mic with Michael Scott Smith – original songs and storytelling in the Americana style performed on voice and guitar
March 22: Hornell Little Band in Concert – a traditional concert band performing classical and pop music and marches
April 26: Odd Combination Jazz – ensemble plays jazz and rock
May 24: The Wray Boys Do Country – duo brings the music of Ray Price, George Jones and other country artists to Dansville
June 28: Gary Peet presents The Song Writing Process – offering mostly original music on acoustic guitar and popular country and folk cover songs
July 26: Cris Riedel’s Stories for All Ages – enjoy folktales from a variety of cultures and countries
August 23: David Michael Nixon: Poetry and Songs – the artist’s poems, including those from Stephen Forgives the Stone: New and Selected Poems, interspersed with a cappella folk and country vocals
September 27: George Hochbrueckner offers The Diversity of Guitar – experience diverse styles and musical ideas
October 25: Beth Sleboda’s YUM! – one-of-a-kind blend of spoken word, vocals and instrumentals
November 22: Joe Dady and Fun with Folk – hear songs and stories from the Irish and American folk traditions

All events start at 6:30pm and free and open to the public; donations are welcome. Performances are very family friendly. Light refreshments follow the open mic session.

Want to participate in Open Mic? Following each featured artist, we open up the floor for audience members to share their talent with brief, family friendly performances: prose and poetry, vocal, instrumental, storytelling, performance art, dance and similar. Upon arriving for the event, sign up on our Check In sheet.

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

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