Calendar of Events in Schoharie County

The following events are made possible with public funds from the Decentralization Program of the NYS Council on the Arts, administered in Schoharie County by the Greene County Council on the Arts through the Community Arts Grants Fund. Schoharie Grants Coordinator Dennis Shaw can answer questions for the re-grant program serving Schoharie County and can be reached at schohariegrants@gmail.com.

September 8: Music at the Mill presents Rusticator: Rusticator is an acoustic band with an Americana spirit. Music at the Mill is a summer concert series sponsored by the Richmondville Historical Society. All concerts take place at the historic Bunn-Tillapaugh Mill. 6:30pm, Admission Free. Ice Cream Social at intermission. For information contact: Joan Sondergaard: rumblejs@gmail.com

September 8, 9 & 10: Theater Project of Schoharie County Auditions for Ian Fleming’s Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. Show Read-Through Sunday September 8th, encouraged by not required. Auditions Monday September 9th and Tuesday September 10th. Cobleskill-Richmondville High School. Performance dates: November 8th , 9th  & 10th , 2019. Directed Mark Pracher and Libby Hammecker. For more information contact Mark Pracher at: mmpracher@gmail.com.

September 13: Full Moon Music Series presents The Red Haired Strangers, 7pm. Find the magic of the moon at Landis during our live music series at the Meeting House. $10 per person, Kids 12 and under free. Landis Arboretum, Esperance, NY.

Sunday October 7, 4pm: Not So Quiet Concert Series presents  Annie & the Hedonists. Middleburgh Public Library, Main Street Middleburgh Suggested donation: $10. For more information contact Sonny Ochs: sonnyo@midtel.net

October 18-20: Klinkhart Hall Arts Center Presents The Sharon Springs Poetry Festival. The Festival consists of free poetry readings, workshops, panel discussion and other poetry-related events conducted by visiting poets. All Festival events will take place in Sharon Springs at the Sharon Springs Central School Auditorium; the Sharon Free Library; and at the Roseboro Hotel. The 2019 Festival will again feature three nationally and internationally recognized poets: Tracy K. Smith, current US Poet Laureate; Billy Collins, former US Poet Laureate; and Anne Waldman, acclaimed poet and cultural activist. Sharon Springs resident Paul Muldoon, Pulitzer Prize winner and 2017 recipient of the Queen’s Medal for Poetry (UK), helped establish the Festival and will again participate in the events. For 2019, Mr. Muldoon has already secured commitments from best-selling novelist and poet Erica Jong and Princeton University faculty member and award-winning poet Michael Dickman. For more information: Klinkhart Hall Arts Center, Inc.  john@klinkhart.org  www.klinkhart.org/poet-bios

For more information on these and other events in Schoharie County that are made possible in part with public funds from the Decentralization Program of the NYS Council on the Arts, administered in Schoharie County by the Greene County Council on the Arts through the Community Arts Grants program, please contact: Dennis Shaw, Community Arts Grants Coordinator for Schoharie County at schohariegrants@gmail.com.   Visit www.greenearts.org for more information on this and other important services and programs offered by Greene County Council on the Arts.

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Stay tuned, there’s always more to come in Schoharie County. View the full calendar of Cultural Events at www.greenearts.org/additional-arts-culture-calendar/

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