September Events and Exhibitions at Castellani
This September, Castellani Art Museum of Niagara University (CAM) is excited to introduce diverse programs and exhibitions for learning and fun. The museum’s current hours will continue into the fall: Wednesday, 11 a.m.–5 p.m.; Thursday, 1-7 p.m.; and Friday through Sunday, 11 a.m.–5 p.m.
SATURDAY ART EXPRESS WORKSHOP (ages 6–12)
September 30, 11.a.m–1 p.m. – Learn more & RSVP at bit.ly/art-express
Theme: School Year Visions
COST: $10 per child plus $5 for a participating parent/guardian. Free for a nonparticipating parent/guardian, members, and EBT card holders.
FAMOUS WRITERS AT THE FALLS: BOOK TALK BY DR. JAMIE CARR – Learn more & RSVP at bit.ly/cambooktalk
Saturday, Sept. 23 | 1–4 p.m.
To celebrate our “Northward: Niagara River Views” exhibition, CAM is delighted to host Dr. Jamie Carr for a free lecture on her new book, “Niagaras of Ink.” Preregistration is required.
THREE-DAY NATURAL DYEING WORKSHOP – Learn more & RSVP at bit.ly/camdyeingworkshop
Wednesdays, Sept. 27, Oct. 4, & Oct. 11 | 6–8 p.m.
Join local textile artist Tami Fuller for a workshop series that will teach environmentally sustainable ways of fabric dyeing over three consecutive weeks.
COST: $90 or $80 for members, NU faculty, students, and staff (includes all three sessions and materials).
CURRENTS: Arts & Culture Discussion Series – RSVP at bit.ly/camcurrents
Sat., Sept. 16 | 2–3:30 p.m. Learn about Indian classical music and dance during
this immersive performance and presentation organized in collaboration with Kala Seva Arts & Cultural Society of India.
COST: $10/Adult, $5/Child. Free for members, NU students, and EBT card holders with registration.
On view Thurs., Sept. 14 | “Highwaymen: Black Artists of the Florida Coast”
On view Thurs., Sept. 7 | “Through Artist Eyes: Exploring the Natural & Urban World“
HIGHWAYMEN OPENING RECEPTION
Thursday, Oct. 5
4:30-5:30 p.m. | CAM members and NU community reception featuring a meet & greet with second-generation Highwayman Ray McClendon
5:30-7:30 p.m. | Public reception featuring an insider exhibition tour and remarks by second-generation Highwayman Ray McClendon
Light refreshments and a cash bar on the portico will be available.