- Event Type
Book Club | The Night Swimmers by Peter Rock
Thursday, February 6, 2020, 6 pm
Beneath the surface of Lake Michigan there are vast systems: crosscutting currents, sudden drop-offs, depths of absolute darkness, shipwrecked bodies, hidden places. Peter Rock’s stunning autobiographical novel begins in the ’90s on the Door Peninsula of Wisconsin.
Sunday, February 23, 2020, 1:30–3:30 pm
The program includes the book, a gallery tour and art making project. February's book is The Word Collector by Sonja Wimmer.
Thursday, March 5, 2020, 6 pm
Breakthrough Novel Award Semifinalist! Set in the aftermath of the 1971 Attica Prison uprising, the novel explores the toll the prison takes on all who enter through the massive iron gates.
Sunday, March 22, 2020, 1:30–3:30 pm
The program includes the book, a gallery tour and art making project. March's book is Picture This: How Pictures Work by Molly Bang
Performance | Sarah Hennies: Contralto
Saturday, March 28, 2020, 7:30–9:30 pm
"Contralto" is a one-hour work for video, strings, and percussion that exists in between the spaces of experimental music and documentary.
Thursday, April 2, 2020, 6 pm
Two college kids on two different roads.Save for the one they share.An email exchange between former college lovers takes them back to their college years at Kent State, the 1970s.
Sunday, April 26, 2020, 1:30–3:30 pm
Thursday, May 7, 2020, 6 pm
Before Timothy Leary, before free love, before the word hippie became a part of the preferred nomenclature, Howard Bloom and his band of explorers were pushing boundaries and minds.
Special Event | 2020 Art Auction & Gala
Saturday, June 13, 2020, 5–11 pm
Join event chairs Rachel and Scott Stenclik and Benjamin and Mary Ellen Zuffranieri will chair the Burchfield Penney Art Auction & Gala on Saturday, June 13, 2020