• Dogwood Festival

    Chalk & Roll, Dogwood!

    Because it’s spring and the dogwoods are blooming and art makes life interesting. Sunday, May 1 through Thursday, May 5. POM artPARK The great thing about spring is it’s really enough just that it’s spring.  Very simple pleasures feel new and special—pleasures like riding your bike, drawing with sidewalk chalk, picnicking… For the 37th year the Pomerene Center for the Arts presents Dogwood! a once-a-year downtown salute to spring.   .    Here’s what’s going on. CHALK & ROLL Sunday, May 1, 1-3 pm 1 – 2:30 pm: bicycle decorating, 2:15 pm: parade lineup 2:30 pm: bicycle parade follows the Walhonding Rube Band down Main Street. The Parade will turn around in…

  • Families,  Performances

    Wizard of Oz

    2 shows. 7:30 pm, Wednesdays, June 8 and 15 in the artPARK, 325 Main St. CoshoctonFREE Lions and Tigers and Puppets, oh my! In this classic heart-warming tale, beautifully adapted for marionettes by Martin Stevens and Dan Raynor, children of all ages will watch with bated breath as a Kansas cyclone whisks Dorothy off to Oz where she befriends the Scarecrow, who wants brains, the Tin Woodman, who wants a heart, and the Cowardly Lion, who wants courage.  Together they set off on a journey to find the mysterious Wizard of Oz while evading the delightfully silly Wicked Witch of the West.  World leaders in the puppetry arts for over…

  • Gatherings

    AN EMPTY CHAIR CAN DO A LOT OF EXPRESSIVE WORK

    A cross between an art happening and a cocktail party (without the cocktails)   October 31, 2021 6:30-8pm in the artPARK Presented by Pomerene Center for the Arts.  Hosted by Community Studio Artist Anne Cornell and Shelley McCarty.  It’s FREE According to Wikipedia, the three rules for throwing a successful cocktail party are as follows: “It should not last long, an hour and a half maximum, the time one can stand up, even if there are chairs for weaker constitutions. Guests should enter and leave freely, avoiding elaborate greetings on arrival and departure. Conversation must avoid passionate subjects (personal, political or religious topics) to keep a harmonious and cheerful ambiance” “AN…