Calendar

Aug
4
Fri
Art Exhibit – Carriage House Art Studio
Aug 4 @ 5:00 pm – Aug 20 @ 3:00 pm

Opening Reception Friday, August 4th 5-8 pm. Music by Wendy Slicer.
Exhibition displays through August 20th.
Gallery hours: Thurs & Fri: 2pm – 6pm, Sat & Sun: 11am – 3pm

The Carriage House Art Studio Exhibition celebrates 5 years of the Carriage House with director Doug Hallberg. This exhibition will feature a variety of 2-D and 3-D artworks produced by artists, instructors, and students who participated in, and provided, studio classes, the after school program, and summer camp activities.   For more info on classes visit CarriageHouseArtStudio.com

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Aug
17
Thu
Writers Salon – Cheryl Petersen
Aug 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Writers Salon - Cheryl Petersen @ CANO

CANO’s Writer of the Month for August is Cheryl Petersen.

Telling her history of driving big equipment as a little girl on the family farm, Cheryl Petersen will read from her memoir “I Am My Father-Mother’s Daughter.” From Delhi, Cheryl Petersen wrote about losing crops, raising and fostering children, staying married, and learning to handle religious and scientific snobs with healthy skepticism. Petersen gives voice to an ordinary life of surviving self-doubt and realizing life doesn’t go away.

Writers Salon begins with open mic, encouraging guests to read personal works. This is followed by a presentation from the featured author. Free & Open to the public. Refreshments Served.

Sep
1
Fri
Art Exhibit – Anthony Hanakovic, Judith Lamb, James Nefsey
Sep 1 @ 5:00 pm – Sep 17 @ 3:00 pm

Opening Reception Friday, Sept 1st 5-8 pm. Music by Frederic Chrislip, Renaissance Lute player/classical guitarist (www.fredericchrislip.com)
Exhibition displays through Sept 17th.
Gallery hours: Thurs & Fri: 2pm – 6pm, Sat & Sun: 11am – 3pm

Anthony Hanakovic – “The Baroque Period Revisited”, Oil Paintings, Etchings, Aquatints
Judith Lamb – “Organic Matter, the Cycle of Life”, Oil Paintings
James Nefsey – “Myths and Ancient Memories”, Photography

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Sep
7
Thu
Music at the Mansion – Bill Mayer
Sep 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

CANO’s monthly “Music at the Mansion” series features a range of musical performances at the Wilber Mansion. Free & open to the public. Donations greatfully accepted. A half hour open mic session, followed by intermission with refreshments available, and then a featured performance. CANO’s performance space in the historic Wilber Mansion, with Kawai baby grand piano, is ideal for musicians and vocalists of all ages and experience levels, performing solo, with accompaniment or in small ensemble.

Bill Mayer is a visual artist and musical performer. His repertoire ranges from the great classical composers to legends of folk rock, and much in between. His vocals are accompanied by piano and he also plays guitar.

Monthly music events are scheduled for May 11, June 8, July 13, August 10, September 7, October 12, November 9. Contact coordinator Doug Hallberg via FB, carriagehousedoug@gmail.com or 435-8718 for more information and to be included in the schedule.

Oct
6
Fri
Art Exhibit – Ryan Jenkins, Simone Mantellassi, Brian Spolans
Oct 6 @ 5:00 pm – Oct 22 @ 3:00 pm

Opening Reception Friday, Oct. 6th, 5-8 pm.
Music by Local Seisiún Trio featuring Kathy Shimberg, fiddle; Jean Withrow, concertina; Jim Haggerty, whistle and open-hole wooden flute – performing traditional acoustic beautiful Irish tunes for listening, dancing.

Exhibition displays through Oct. 22nd.
Gallery hours: Thurs & Fri: 2pm – 6pm, Sat & Sun: 11am – 3pm

Ryan Jenkins – “The Archive”, multimedia installation
Simone Mantellassi – “Dissipate”, acrylics on paper
Brian Spolans – “Fantasy (Still) Life”, ink & painting on paper

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Oct
12
Thu
Music at the Mansion – John Davey Trio & Lisa St Onge
Oct 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

CANO’s monthly “Music at the Mansion” series features a range of musical performances at the Wilber Mansion. Free & open to the public. Donations greatfully accepted. A half hour open mic session, followed by intermission with refreshments available, and then a featured performance. CANO’s performance space in the historic Wilber Mansion, with Kawai baby grand piano, is ideal for musicians and vocalists of all ages and experience levels, performing solo, with accompaniment or in small ensemble.

John Davey Trio features jazz music by bassist/composer Davey, guitarist Joe Siracusa, and drummer Joe Tokarowski.

Lisa St Onge is a singer-songwiter and plays accoustic guitar.

This is the last Music at the Mansion event of this season. Will resume in Spring 2018. Contact coordinator Doug Hallberg via FB, carriagehousedoug@gmail.com or 435-8718 for more information and to be included in the schedule.

Nov
3
Fri
Art Exhibit – Madison LaVallee, Betty Bryden, Carol Saggese
Nov 3 @ 5:00 pm – Nov 19 @ 3:00 pm

Opening Reception Friday, Nov. 3rd, 5-8 pm
Exhibition displays through Nov 19th

Gallery hours: Thurs & Fri: 2pm – 6pm, Sat & Sun: 11am – 3pm

Madison LaVallee – “Material Composites”, sculpture
Betty Bryden – “Landscape Essence”, handmade papers collage with painting
Carol Saggese – “Letting & Making Things Happen”, acrylic collage

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Nov
9
Thu
Music at the Mansion – Mark VanLaeys
Nov 9 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

CANO’s monthly “Music at the Mansion” series features a range of musical performances at the Wilber Mansion. Free & open to the public. Donations greatfully accepted. A half hour open mic session, followed by intermission with refreshments available, and then a featured performance. CANO’s performance space in the historic Wilber Mansion, with Kawai baby grand piano, is ideal for musicians and vocalists of all ages and experience levels, performing solo, with accompaniment or in small ensemble.

Mark VanLaeys will be the featured performer on November 10th. Mark has been singing and writing songs since the 70’s, with influences ranging from John Denver to Sara Groves to Dave Wilcox. Mark has performed at open mics and coffee houses around New York – with rare ventures elsewhere – like a pub in Ireland and churches in central America and Ethiopia. 

Monthly music events are scheduled for May 11, June 8, July 13, August 10, September 7, October 12, November 9. Contact coordinator Doug Hallberg via FB, carriagehousedoug@gmail.com or 435-8718 for more information and to be included in the schedule.

Nov
16
Thu
Writers Salon – Tom Travisano
Nov 16 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Writers Salon - Tom Travisano @ CANO

Thomas Travisano is the author of Elizabeth Bishop: Her Artistic Development and Midcentury Quartet: Bishop, Lowell, Jarrell, Berryman and the Making of a Postmodern Aesthetic. He is co-editor of Gendered Modernisms: American Women Poets and Their Readers and the New Anthology of American Poetry (for Rutgers University Press). He is co-founder and first president of the Elizabeth Bishop Society and is Babcock Professor of English at Hartwick College in Oneonta, New York.

Writers Salon begins with open mic, encouraging guests to read personal works. This is followed by a presentation from the featured author. Free & Open to the public. Refreshments Served.

Dec
1
Fri
Art Exhibit – Leah Frankel & Nick George
Dec 1 @ 5:00 pm – Dec 17 @ 3:00 pm

Opening Reception Friday, Dec. 1st, 5-8 pm.
Exhibition displays through Dec. 17th
Gallery hours: Thurs & Fri: 2pm – 6pm, Sat & Sun: 11am – 3pm

Leah Frankel & Nick George – “Silver”

A collaborative exhibit featuring Leah Frankel’s sewn works & linoleum prints, and Nick George’s silver gelatin photographs.

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