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Feb
18
Sun
The Salt Between: Narratives in Paint
Feb 18 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Salt Between: Narratives in Paint

January 14-February 25

East Aurora artist and illustrator, Alixandra Martin, presents an exhibition of her work in the Kenan House Gallery kicking off the 2018 gallery schedule.

Solo exhibit of work by East Aurora artist, muralist and illustrator, Alixandra Martin. The collection represents works from three continents and nine countries from over ten years, capturing the people, culture, architecture, and land through the lens of an artist. Included are illustrations that celebrate the history of the Kenan Center in a specially commissioned children’s book entitled, The Place, written by Cynthia Cotten and illustrated by Martin. Gallery hours are M-F, noon-5:00 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 2:00-5:00 p.m.

Feb
19
Mon
Kenan House & Gallery Closed Today
Feb 19 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Salt Between: Narratives in Paint
Feb 19 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Salt Between: Narratives in Paint

Solo exhibit of work by East Aurora artist, muralist and illustrator, Alixandra Martin. The collection represents works from three continents and nine countries from over ten years, capturing the people, culture, architecture, and land through the lens of an artist. Included are illustrations that celebrate the history of the Kenan Center in a specially commissioned children’s book entitled, The Place, written by Cynthia Cotten and illustrated by Martin. Gallery hours are M-F, noon-5:00 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 2:00-5:00 p.m.

Feb
20
Tue
Winter Break: Tunes and Tales with Diana
Feb 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Come enjoy a morning filled with singing songs, dancing, & stories. Diana will entertain & excite the whole family with activities everyone can participate in. Then join her for a fun craft that everyone can make and take home. Recommended for ages 2 & up—older siblings welcome!$5 per child; adults are free. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Advance registration required. Kenan Center House Living Room.

The Salt Between: Narratives in Paint
Feb 20 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Salt Between: Narratives in Paint

Solo exhibit of work by East Aurora artist, muralist and illustrator, Alixandra Martin. The collection represents works from three continents and nine countries from over ten years, capturing the people, culture, architecture, and land through the lens of an artist. Included are illustrations that celebrate the history of the Kenan Center in a specially commissioned children’s book entitled, The Place, written by Cynthia Cotten and illustrated by Martin. Gallery hours are M-F, noon-5:00 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 2:00-5:00 p.m.

Feb
21
Wed
Winter Break: Defiant Monkey Improv Family Show
Feb 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Defiant Monkey Improv is a two-person improvisation team that creates on-the-spot theater based on audience suggestions and participation. A great show for the whole family in the historic Taylor Theater. $6 per person. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

The Salt Between: Narratives in Paint
Feb 21 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Salt Between: Narratives in Paint

Solo exhibit of work by East Aurora artist, muralist and illustrator, Alixandra Martin. The collection represents works from three continents and nine countries from over ten years, capturing the people, culture, architecture, and land through the lens of an artist. Included are illustrations that celebrate the history of the Kenan Center in a specially commissioned children’s book entitled, The Place, written by Cynthia Cotten and illustrated by Martin. Gallery hours are M-F, noon-5:00 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 2:00-5:00 p.m.

Feb
22
Thu
Winter Break: Snowga with Brandi
Feb 22 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am

Join Brandi for Snowga, snow and winter themed yoga in the Kenan Center House Living Room! Learn new poses while practicing deep breathing, relaxation and an emphasis on mindfulness. K-4 students will also participate in yoga obstacle courses, and beginning introduction to vinyasa. Ages 3-5, 9:45-10:30 AM, $12 per child. Kindergarten—4th Grade, 10:45-11:45 PM, $15 per child.

The Salt Between: Narratives in Paint
Feb 22 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Salt Between: Narratives in Paint

Solo exhibit of work by East Aurora artist, muralist and illustrator, Alixandra Martin. The collection represents works from three continents and nine countries from over ten years, capturing the people, culture, architecture, and land through the lens of an artist. Included are illustrations that celebrate the history of the Kenan Center in a specially commissioned children’s book entitled, The Place, written by Cynthia Cotten and illustrated by Martin. Gallery hours are M-F, noon-5:00 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 2:00-5:00 p.m.

Feb
23
Fri
Winter Break: Snow Day Fun! CANCELLED
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join us for snow day activities in the Kenan Gardens and Taylor Theater Meeting Room celebrating all things snow! Includes crafts, hot cocoa, and a snowshoe demonstration from Earth Spirit Educational Services. Play outside on our grounds, and other fun activities will be available. Students 10 years and up can also register for our mini-snowshoe session! Recommended preschool and up, $6 per child. $12 per child for snowshoe session includes all activities before session. Children must be accompanied by an adult; adults are free. Advance registration required.

For weather related closing information please click here.

Kenan Center is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization.