KAA - 91 years

Schedule of Events through July

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Saturday, April 13
Opening Reception: Spring Juried Show

The Band Hummingbird. (Bobbi Soares on vocals, Jim Stasiak on guitar, and Stan Pannone on bass and blues harmonica) will play from 2-4. Refreshments will be served.


Sunday, May 19 at 12 noon
Potluck Lunch

All are invited (open to the public—meet and enjoy lunch with the artists of the KAA)


Saturday, May 25 from 2-4 pm
Opening Reception: Elected Artists & Solo Show


Saturday, June 8 from 1-4 pm
Connecticut Open House Day; @ 2pm talk on the Mona Lisa

Talk by Art Historian Matt Solitis. Refreshments will be served.


Friday, June 21 from 4-7 pm
Conneciticut Make Music Day

The Band Hummingbird will play on the porch; soft opening for the Presidents Show. Refreshments will be served.


Saturday, June 22 from 2-7 pm
Opening Reception: Presidents Juried Show

Pianist Roger Young will play until 6:30; Special Guest, Rufus deRham, Executive Director of the Northwest Connecticut Arts Council will give a short Intro about the Arts Council and hand out awards; the Fife ‘n Drum restaurant is offering a dinner special for anyone having dinner there (Roger will be playing at the Fife from 7 pm on) Refreshments will be served.


Thursday, July 11 from 5:30-7:30 pm
“Arts Night Out”

KAA with the NWCTArts Council is hosting other arts organization members of the Art Council for wine, finger foods, and music.


August 2-3
Small Works Porch Show for Kent Summer Sales Day


We are also working on —

A Business to Business Meet & Greet with the Kent Chamber of Commerce
(date to be determined)


AND we are also considering programs and/or workshops on —

Jewelry Making
Growing and arranging flowers for Still Life
Yoga for Artists/Music Yoga
Lectures on the three founders we missed last year: Elliott Clark, Luis Mora and G. Laurence Nelson
Photography talk with Karin Smith
Life Drawing