Category Archives: Grants

Artbits-August 17, 2017

The Big Music Weeks of Summer continue with a huge lineup including the Summer Sounds season finale with Mark Shelton. Chris & Erica, Will Patton and Mark Struhsacker, the Nobby Reed Project twice, Jenni Johnson, Sergio Torres, Cooper and Lavoie, AmerikanaBlue, Frevo, Shake, Donna Thunder and the Storm, Art DeQuasie and Dayve Huckett, Fossil Fuel Band and the MoFo’s, and the Irregulars. There are Laughs For Larry and an Island Arts centennial.
David Winchester and Mike Barkyoumb exhibit. There’s a Paint and Sip, an art workshop, and a $30,000 grant. Continue reading

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Artbits-March 23, 2017

The NVAA spring show opens. The SAC Writer’s Group meets. Ted Zilius, Ben Cosgrove, Chard deNiord, Cooper & LaVoie, Chris and Erica, the Stragglers, BoneShakerz and Karen Weber and the Funkin Conchs have gigs. Local Motive screen. Burning Man tickets go on sale. We have calls for the Village Frame Shoppe, the Franklin Furnace Fund, and the Adirondacks National Exhibition of American Watercolors. The new federal budget proposal is in the news. The Thompsons have started a page for writing and photography services. Continue reading

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Artbits-December 8, 2016

Handel’s Messiah arrives for two performances. Natalie LaRocque, the Cop Outs, Mingo Maquera, and Ben Patton have Christmas gifts. The Gallery at River Arts presents an Artist Talk. The Swanton Writer’s Group meets. Holi-Daze Comedy, Gypsy Wind, Tiny Montgomery, and Carol Ann Jones, plus Holiday Tractor Parade, the Spectacular Spectacular, Song & Celebration, and the Jingle Jam take to the stage. The Old Brick Meeting House needs your help. Continue reading

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Artbits–March 5, 2015

We have News You Can Use. Watercolor artists Millie Boyd, Barbara Hamm, Dolly MacNeil, Bev Montiel, Jane Murray, and Linda Wirts are on the wall. Nobby Reed, the Contois School of Music Band, the Phil Abair Band, Mackenzie & Missisquoi, Vern Colburn, James & Sophia, and Justice are on stage. Film at 11. A Grant Seeker Workshop for the Cultural Facilities Program shows how to tap that tree. Continue reading

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Artbits–September 25, 2014

Fall arrived with a frost. The Contois School of Music Band, Inca Hoots, Troy Millette, and the Vermont Youth Orchestra take to the stage. Comedy For A Cause continues for the Blue Star Mothers of Vermont. Listen Up Vermont has an update. The Georgia Library received grant. And I remember John Cassel. Continue reading

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Artbits – February 13, 2014

Where do you go when you dream? The Wedding Singer is on stage. Bad Horsey, With Love, Anonymous, Justice, and John Cassel and Will Patton all perform. The are free workshops and an “Ask & Answer” forum. Book discussions and a Quickbooks Class fill out the week. Continue reading

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