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December 19, 2013

Arts Express: Dec. 19, 2013

ROTA to offer Winter Solstice celebration

PLATTSBURGH — ROTA Gallery and Studios will be hosting a Winter Solstice celebration beginning at 5 p.m. Saturday.

The event will feature a wide array of entertainment, including local and regional performances of original music and poetry, as well as speakers presenting on the astronomical significance of the solstice and the symbolism and traditions of winter. 

Music will start at 7 p.m., with guests including The Adrian Aardvark Band, Theresa Hartford, Kevin Sabourin and Soma Flora. Speakers will be local herbalist Jenn Allen and a guest to be announced. Poets will be varying members of the community.

For more information, email The gallery is located at 50 Margaret St., Plattsburgh.

Lake Placid Arts Center plans Adk Christmas

LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid Center for the Arts invites the public to “An Adirondack Christmas” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

The 12th-annual concert will feature Dan Duggan, Roy Hurd, Peggy Lynn and Frank Orsini.

Tickets are $12 for adults, $10 for students and seniors, and $6 for children under 12.

Call 523-2512 for tickets or for more information.

Seagle Music Colony receives state grant

SCHROON LAKE — Seagle Music Colony has announced it has been awarded a $118,100 grant as part of the North Country’s Regional Economic Development Council Strategic Plan.

The grant award represents support for two projects at Seagle Music Colony. Part of the funds support campus improvements including replacement of an aging housing unit, and renovation work on the historically significant Oscar Seagle Memorial Theatre. The other part of the funds will support Seagle’s efforts to market and publicize its upcoming centennial across the region, state and country.

The grants fund approximately 20 percent of the full budget for the two projects. The colony will raise the additional funds to complete the projects in 2014.

Strand concert rescheduled

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