The events will begin at the Lake Placid Center for the Arts with an opening reception at 6:30 p.m. followed by a lecture by the Patinello-Dubay, the event’s keynote speaker, at 7:30 p.m.
On Saturday, Sept. 8, the forum will continue at the High Peaks Resort, 2384 Saranac Ave. Exhibits will be open from 8:30 a.m. till 4:30 p.m. Exhibitors will share their mission and current programs. Exhibitors include representatives from Camp Sagamore, Fort Ticonderogo, Lake Placid Symphonetta, and the View Arts Center in Old Forge.
Saturday seminars will include: A Place to Paint with Caroline Welsh; A Place to Photograph, with photographers Mark Bowei and John Radigan and emerging artist Shelby McGill; A Place to Write, with Dr Rich Frost reading in the persona of Orson Phelps. At the Palace theater on Main Street, A Place to Film will be presented, with a showing of the 1920 film “The Flapper” accompanied by orangist Jeff Barker and discussed afterwards by Kathleen Carroll, Artistic Director at Northwoods Inn; Music and Story Telling presented by Tom Akstens.
“We hope people would just come in and listen, it’s for everyone,” Smith said.
For more information on the seminars or to see the times of the seminars go to adirondacksaplacetodream.com.