Greenburgh Arts And Culture

         "We celebrate the creative arts!"

Sarah Bracey White, Executive Director. Advisory Board: Kevin Morgan, Town Board Liaison;  Gwen Cort, Carolyn McNair, and Barbara Mohr

   

                             The Brenda Connor-Bey 

                   "Learning to See" Legacy Series  


                          Schedule for “Learning to See ™” - winter, 2018

The Brenda Connor-Bey Learning to See™ Legacy Workshop Series focuses on ekphrastic creative writing and explorations of all art forms as well as other ways to "see" in each of the three-session workshops. Partially funded by P&W, the Friends of the Greenburgh Library and Greenburgh ACC, workshops are free and open to the public. 

Location & Registration Contact 

Greenburgh Public Library - GPL                                   

300 Tarrytown Road                                                            

Elmsford, NY                                                                       

Telephone – 721-8235                                                        

Diana Lennon (Contact)                                                     

 

Instructors & Schedule for “Learning to See ™” - winter 2018

Greenburgh Public Library – GPL

 The Brenda Connor-Bey Learning to See™ Legacy Workshop Series focuses on ekphrastic creative writing and explorations of all art forms as well as other ways to "see" in each of the three-session (two-hours each) workshops. [Ekphrasis = description, in Greek. An Ekphrastic poem is a vivid description of a scene, or more commonly, a work of art.] Partially funded by the Friends of the Greenburgh Library and Greenburgh Arts and Culture Committee. Workshops are free and open to the public. Beginners as well as established poets are welcomed.

February 8, 15, 22 (Thursdays) 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm; Karen Rippstein, January 2, 2018

March 15, 22, 29 (Thursdays) 1:30 pm - 3:30pm; Lisa Fleck, February 1, 2018

April 9, 16, 23 (Mondays) 10:30am – 12:30pm; Ruth Handel, March 1 , 2018

Students enroll for three-session workshops of two hours each. Participants are strongly encouraged to attend all three sessions. After pre-registration class limit is reached, a Wait-list will be formed. Wait-listed students will be contacted as spaces become available. 

To Register: Go to www.greenburghlibrary.org. Click on Events.

Click on Monthly Calendar, and go to the month when the workshop will take place.

Click on the first date of the three-part session. A box will open with a “Register” button. The button will not appear until the “Registration Open” date and time noted above. Fill in your information and click Submit. 

You will receive a confirmation of enrollment or a Wait-list message. IF a space opens up, the first person on the Wait-List will be moved to the Registered List and will be notified via email.