Schenectady

Current & Upcoming

Open Mic – SCH

Aug 13, 2020 7:00PM—Aug 13, 2020

Gateway Park

Join us for an Open Mic welcoming all performance art forms: spoken word, poetry, rap, music. Express yourself, tell us your story, sing a song… Open to public, and audience members welcome (please bring your own chair, and prepare to physically distance-there is plenty of room at the park). Event will also be broadcast on…

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Coping Creatively: SCH

Sep 21, 2020 10:00AM—Sep 21, 2020 12:00PM

137 State Street, Schenectady, NY

This group is for adults interested in using art and creativity as coping tools for dealing with depression, anxiety, or other mental health issues. The goals of the group are: Play. A necessity for health and happiness. Process. Get lost in the act of art-making, find yourself as you engage with your creativity. Practice. Art techniques for…

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Coping Creatively: SCH

Oct 05, 2020 10:00AM—Oct 05, 2020 12:00PM

137 State Street, Schenectady, NY

This group is for adults interested in using art and creativity as coping tools for dealing with depression, anxiety, or other mental health issues. The goals of the group are: Play. A necessity for health and happiness. Process. Get lost in the act of art-making, find yourself as you engage with your creativity. Practice. Art techniques for…

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Coping Creatively: SCH

Oct 19, 2020 10:00AM—Oct 19, 2020 12:00PM

137 State Street, Schenectady, NY

This group is for adults interested in using art and creativity as coping tools for dealing with depression, anxiety, or other mental health issues. The goals of the group are: Play. A necessity for health and happiness. Process. Get lost in the act of art-making, find yourself as you engage with your creativity. Practice. Art techniques for…

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Kids Art Time: SCH

Oct 16, 2021 10:00AM—11:00AM

137 State Street Schenectady, NY 12305

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A choice based mulit-media creativity group for kids ages 6-12. Starting on October 2. Choice Based Learning is a manner of teaching art that allows children to explore and play with materials, while receiving skill and materials-based instruction. Students are empowered to learn from their own imagination and at their own pace with the support…

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Everything is Lit: SCH

Oct 16, 2021 1:00PM—3:00PM

137 State Street, Schenectady, NY, 12305

All teens and tweens are welcome to express, and learn to delve deeper, into finding their voices as well as shouting them out to the world. Each session will allow for new avenues of expression–pin-making, sidewalk poetry, journaling, stockade literature scavenger hunts, and so much more. This class is instructed by Colleen Wygal. Ages 13-18…

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Clay Day Open Studio: SCH

Oct 17, 2021 1:00PM—2:30PM

137 State Street Schenectady, NY 12305

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In this class students will learn the basic techniques of how to create their own original hand built pinch pot, coil pot, slab pot or small sculpture with clay. This course is for all ages and no clay experience is necessary. This is also an opportunity to glaze previously fired projects. This class is instructed by…

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Lets Grow Better Together: SCH

Oct 20, 2021 4:00PM—5:00PM

Schenectady Urban Farms Fehr Avenue Schenectady, NY 12305

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Let’s Grow Better Together is a youth support group combining visual art with the art of tending the land. THIS GROUP MEETS AT SCHENECTADY URBAN FARMS ON FEHR AVENUE. Open to all LGBTQIA+ folks in grades 7-12. For more information, email luca.createstudios@gmail.com Wednesdays, 4-5pm Pre Registration Recommended Grades 7-12 ***Attendees (and parents) must wear masks for…

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Beginning Painting: SCH

Oct 20, 2021 6:00PM—8:00PM

***Pre Register via 9/22 event page for full session*** This class will introduce skills and concepts to teens and adults that will help them render objects realistically using gouache paint. It builds on concepts taught in the instructor’s Drawing Fundamentals class, but anyone developing their representational drawing skills is welcome. We will learn about value,…

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Clay Day Open Studio: SCH

Oct 21, 2021 6:00PM—7:30PM

137 State Street Schenectady, NY 12305

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In this class students will learn the basic techniques of how to create their own original hand built pinch pot, coil pot, slab pot or small sculpture with clay. This course is for all ages and no clay experience is necessary. This is also an opportunity to glaze previously fired projects. This class is instructed by…

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Past | Archive

Open Studio: SCH

Oct 15, 2021 10:00AM—12:00PM

CREATE Community Studios 137 State Street Schenectady, NY 12305

All Write Together: SCH

Oct 14, 2021 6:30PM—8:00PM

137 State Street, Schenectady, NY, 12305

Lets Grow Better Together: SCH

Oct 13, 2021 4:00PM—5:00PM

Schenectady Urban Farms Fehr Avenue Schenectady, NY 12305

Beginning Painting: SCH

Oct 13, 2021 6:00PM—8:00PM

Coping Creatively: SCH

Oct 11, 2021 10:00AM—12:00PM

Kids Art Time: SCH

Oct 09, 2021 10:00AM—11:00AM

137 State Street Schenectady, NY 12305