Writing Workshop: Seeing with Words

Acclaimed writer Marilyn McCabe returns, leading this popular workshop with a focus on the Feibes & Schmitt Gallery. Participants will be guided through a series of writing and editing exercises inspired the Modern and Contemporary art collection. Perfect for all experience levels and art enthusiasts interested in writing poetry, short stories, and memoirs, as well … Continue reading Writing Workshop: Seeing with Words

A Question of Survival: presentation by author Gene Lalonde at Old Forge Library

A Question of Survival: A presentation by author Gene Lalonde will be held on Tuesday October 24 at 7 p.m. at the Old Forge Library, 220 Crosby Blvd.  Lalonde will offer insight on the types of emergencies that may be encountered in one’s lifetime and suggestions on how to prepare for and survive them. Potential emergencies related to winter weather and travel, and also the loss of … Continue reading A Question of Survival: presentation by author Gene Lalonde at Old Forge Library

Yvona Fast releases new title

Yvona Fast’s poems have appeared in Farming Magazine, The Poeteer, Oswego Alumni Magazine (online), Weekend Poets of Pyramid anthology (2015 and 2016), and Perspectives, Poetry Concerning Autism and Other Disabilities, vol.1. In 2016, she brought PoemVillage to Saranac Lake. She has written a weekly food column for the Adirondack Daily Enterprise and Lake Placid News since 2005, is the author of … Continue reading Yvona Fast releases new title

Adirondack Film Society presents: A Quite Passion

The next installment of the Adirondack Film Society (AFS) Screening Series at the Lake Placid Center for the Arts (LPCA) brings “A QUIET PASSION,” in which Cynthia Nixon, who is probably best known for her work in the film and TV versions of “Sex in the City,” delivers a triumphant performance as the great American … Continue reading Adirondack Film Society presents: A Quite Passion

Hamlet performed by Adirondack Shakespeare Company

HAMLET by William Shakespeare Saturday, October 7, 3-6pm at the Upper Jay Recovery Lounge Performed by the Adirondack Shakespeare Company Adults $15, Seniors $12, Students $10, under 12 Free ADK Shakes was born on a hillside in the Brandywine River Valley of Delaware on a beautiful spring day in May 2008.  We performed there with an … Continue reading Hamlet performed by Adirondack Shakespeare Company

WE NEED YOUR HELP: How important are Arts and Culture to you?

How important are Arts and Culture to you? Help us prioritize Arts and Culture in Saranac Lake! The Village of Saranac Lake has engaged  AMS Planning & Research, a national arts management consulting firm, to work with a committee* of village arts, education, government, and business representatives to develop an Arts and Culture Master Plan, with funding … Continue reading WE NEED YOUR HELP: How important are Arts and Culture to you?

Chronicle Book Fair calls authors, publishers and readers

Autumn Leaves: The 22nd annual Glens Falls Chronicle Book Fair is Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Queensbury Hotel in downtown Glens Falls. We hope you can join us! Now is the time to sign up officially! Table fees remain the same as last year: • $25 for a half of an … Continue reading Chronicle Book Fair calls authors, publishers and readers

Local Event: ‘Woodswoman’ program planned a Herkimer College

A “Tribute to the Life and Work of Woodswoman Anne LaBastille” will be presented in a program by Adirondack native and friend Leslie Surprenant at 1 p.m. Sept. 30 in Herkimer College’s Sarkus-Busch Theater, CC 247, in the Robert McLaughlin College Center. Anne LaBastille (1933-2011) was an author and ecologist who is best known for … Continue reading Local Event: ‘Woodswoman’ program planned a Herkimer College