Ripley Public Library ponsors Basics of Dementia
Ripley Public Library will be sponsoring a presentation on the Basics of Dementia. Chautauqua Opportunities will be here on Thursday February 23, 2017 from 6:00-7:00 pm. Changes in your loved one can be hard to understand. This presentation will help you cope with challenging behaviors. Please join us at Ripley Public Library located at 64 West Main Street, Ripley, NY 14775 on Feb. 23 at 6pm.
CR2T to host "Spring Salute"
Chautauqua Rails to Trails will be hosting a special event, "Spring Salute" on Saturday, March 11 at 6 p.m. at Webb's Captain's Tab;e in Mayville. Members of the public are welcome who are interested in supporting CR2T's mission of maintaining and enhancing the nearly 30 miles of converted rail trails from Sherman to Mayville to Brocton. The group will be soluting the upcoming arrival of spring, Chautauqua Rails to Trails and the founder, Dr. Robert Berke. Reservations can be made by sending a $35 check to CR2T's secretary, Wendy Lewellen, 4456 Lakeside Drive, Bemus Point, NY, 14712 by March 1. Questions and comments can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org 485 6677 or to email@example.com 665-3246. Please enclose email address if a paper ticket is desired.
Fredonia Showcase Dinner
Fredonia Showcase Dinner will be hosted by the American Vegan Society at Ellicottville Brewing Company-West, 34 W Main Street, Fredonia NY. This four-course dining event is on Tuesday February 28 2017 at 6pm.
Public is invited. For menu and reservations, Americanvegan.org or phone 856-694-2887.
Octagon Gallery at Patterson Library Art Escapes 2017 presents Free Adult Art Classes
Funded in part by the New York State council on the Arts Decentralization Regrant Program with support from the New York state legislature and Governor Andrew Cuomo and administered by the Cattaraugus County Arts Council.
- Life and Still Life Drawing
Instructor: Audrey Dowling
Tu Feb 21, 28 & March 7, 14 @ 1-3 pm
This drawing class will be for adult students to learn fundamental drawing techniques focusing on still life using pencil and charcoal and also a model will be brought in for life drawing class.
- Decorative Furniture Painting
Instructor: Katherine Gullo
Tu/Th April 18,20,25,27 @6-8 pm
There are four two hour classes for adults in the Octagon Gallery. Students should bring their decorative objects, acrylic paint and brushes. Gullo will be using a functional object from home as an example for color theory, design, and pattern.
- Plein Air Oil Painting Spring Landscape
Instructor: Katherine Galbraith
Wed/Th May 17 &18 @10-4 pm
Galbraith will begin with an instruction followed by an instruction in oil painting or oil pastels in composition, color theory and contrast in design. Drawing skills are required.
- Fundamentals of Drawing 101
Instructor: Katherine Gullo
Tu/Th September 5, 7, 12, 14 @ 6-8 pm
This class will explore the practice of drawing techniques such as composition, shading, depth, line dimension and your own self-expression.
Call for supply list and to register