Bolton Bulletin 7-17-10

Volunteers Needed for library's book sale

The Bolton Free Library has scheduled its annual Gigantic Book Sale for July 22 through 25, and library officials are now in dire need of volunteers. Plenty of shifts are available. They ask that volunteers work for at least a two-hour shift, if possible. Those available for work that weekend are urged to call Megan at 644-2233 or Cindy Farbaniec at 240-6009.

Volunteer Museum guides sought

The Bolton Historical Museum is seeking volunteers to staff the museum this summer, one Saturday night each, from 7-9 p.m. Duties include opening and closing the museum, greeting visitors and informing them about the local museum and the amenities of Bolton. Saturdays when the museum needs a volunteer are July 24, Aug. 21 and Sept. 4. Those interested in covering one of these nights can contact Pat Babe between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. at 644-9960.

Sweet Pea gallery holding workshop, exhibits

Sweet Pea Farm Perennials & Art Gallery is celebrating "Art in the Garden" this weekend, and they've got a special workshop lined up for Tuesday, when Marianne Kuhn will be leading a Plein Air session on Landscape painting in oil. The workshop, July 20 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., will review aspects of composition, layout, massing, tone and color, and will include demonstrations. The cost is $40. Participants must have their own equipment and supplies. Call 644-3020 soon to register, as space is limited to eight painters.

Kuhn will be the center of attention as she will be at the Sweet Pea Gallery Friday, July 23, 5-7 p.m. for an artist's reception to launch an exhibit of her paintings. The exhibition is to continue through Aug. 10. The farm and gallery is located at 131 Federal Hill Rd., Bolton Landing. Their phone is 644-3020.

Annual Sidewalk Art Show next weekend!

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