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RiverArts will hosts it's tenth annual plein air event, Paint the Town, April 25, 2019, 8:00am – April 28, 2019, 3:00pm The Paint the Town event is popular with plein air artists all over the mid-Atlantic region because of the natural beauty of our area, with its many waterways and farm fields, historic buildings, gardens, and wonderful skyscapes.Find out more »
The Town will be divided into two collection areas, both of which will be serviced twice each week. Collection of garbage and trash will be conducted in one area on Monday and Thursday evenings, and the other on Sunday and Wednesday evenings; except no collection will be made on New Years’ Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day or Christmas Day, but will be made on the next regular collection day after the holiday. Yard Waste and Bulk Trash You must call 410-778-0500 to arrange a pickup, which is free of charge. Bulk trash is picked up Mon. & Fri. – call 410-778-0500 and a nominal fee will be charged depending on the types of items. If you have problems or questions concerning regular garbage pickup, please call 410-778-0500.Find out more »
LIGHT water + stone Greg Mort – Shelley Robzen March 30 – May 5, 2019 Opening Reception – Saturday, March 30, 12-3 pm April First Friday Reception – Friday, April 5, 5-7:30 pm Open House / Artist Talk – Saturday, April 6, 12 noon May First Friday Reception – Friday, May 3, 5-7:30 pm Closed for Easter Sunday, April 21 Also featured in the rear gallery Katherine Cox, Michael Kahn, Lisa Lebofsky and James Tatum. Gallery hours are Thursday thru Friday 11-4pm, Saturday 10-5 pm, Sunday 11-2 pm. We are closed Monday thru Wednesday except by appointment or by chance. Private appointments may be scheduled at any time by contacting Carla Massoni – 410-708-4512. Of course, you are always welcome by chance – if you see the lights on – just knock!Find out more »
April 26 – 28, 2019 Friday and Saturday at 7pm and Sunday at 2pm Directed by Bee Betley Dear Friends of the Garfield, Due to circumstances beyond our control, our production of Where the Wild Things Are will only be running from April 26-28. We would like to encourage the community to plan on attending one of the three performances, on Friday and Saturday at 7pm and Sunday at 2pm. If you have purchased tickets for the May 3-5 or 10-12, they can be transferred to any of the dates this weekend by calling the box office at 410-810-2060. If you are unable to transfer your purchased tickets, we will gladly issue a refund. Please contact Tess Hogans at firstname.lastname@example.org to secure your refund. We would like to express our heartfelt gratitude to the cast and crew of Where the Wild Things Are for their months of hard work and dedication to this show. Thank you to Bee Betley for her leadership and vision for this show, and to her crew; Kirby Powell, Sam Clabaugh and Seth Betley. Thank you to our actors; Lydia Sensenig, Sarah Lyle, Izzie Southworth, Paul Cambardella, John Mann, Georgia Rickloff, Mike Heffron, Phebe Wood, Zac Ryan, Aaron Sensenig, Zuzu Kusmider and Alden Swanson. Thank you to the stage crew; Fantaye Kehm, Pheobe Kelly, Kaya Ricketts, Orion McCluskey and M. Campbell. Thank you to Nic Carter and Butch Clark for their technical work. Thank you to our sponsors Aztec Environmental and Kaleidoscope Children’s Art Studio. It takes a lot to put on a production in a small community theater and when it comes together it can showcase the best of us as a community of artists. I hope to see you this weekend for Where the Wild Things Are, to reflect on the fragility of identity and the strength that can blossom from that reflection. Tickets are available by calling 410-810-2060, online at www.garfieldcenter.org or in person at the box office at 210 High Street. Hope to see you all this weekend, Tess Hogans Executive Director The cast and crew are as follows: Max: Lydia Sensenig Mom: Sarah Lyle Claire: Izzie Southworth Teacher: Paul Cambardella Carol: John Mann KW: Georgia Rickloff Douglas: Mike Heffron Judith: Phebe Wood Ira: Zac Ryan Alexander: Aaron Sensenig The Bull: Paul Cambardella Storytellers: Zuzu Kusmider, Alden Swanson Stage Crew: Fantaye Kehm, Phoebe Kelly, Kaya Rickets Music: Seth Betley Production Manager: Sam Clabaugh Managing Director: Kirby Powell Director: Bee Betley Friday and Saturday at 7pm and Sunday at 2pm Where the Wild Things Are is sponsored by Astec Environmental and Kaleidoscope Children’s Art Studio. The 2019 season of plays at the Garfield is dedicated to the memory of Judy Kohl, a board member, patron, benefactor and friend who is missed dearly. *Please note that the GCA has changed our Sunday matinee performance times to 2pmFind out more »
TOWN TRASH & RECYCLING SERVICES The Town will be divided into two collection areas, both of which will be serviced twice each week. Collection of garbage and trash will be conducted in one area on Monday and Thursday evenings, and the other on Sunday and Wednesday evenings; except no collection will be made on New Years’ Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day or Christmas Day, but will be made on the next regular collection day after the holiday. Recycling: Paper, aluminum, household plastics picked up each Friday call 410-928-3333 (Infinity Recycling).