Opening reception for Emily Thompson, paintings, sponsored and presented by Delaware Valley Arts Alliance, Alliance Gallery, Delaware Arts Center, 37 Main Street, 7-9pm. On display until Nov. 1. 845/252-7576.
Art and poetry performance by Clyde Washington at Day's Inn, Sullivan Street. Event includes full buffet meal. Powerful paintings enhanced by coordinated poems. Doors open at 12noon, performance at 3pm. Admission, including buffet, $20.
"Inspirations of South-East Asia" by Yvonne Parker and "Faces of Burma" by David Forsyth, 2pm. Cocktail reception and light refreshments to celebrate the end of the summer 2014 season at Pa PA, 3-5pm.
The inaugural Art Walk will turn Callicoon into a lively and varied art and music venue, 5-9pm. A map will be available at all participating retailers and galleries to highlight the locations of exhibiting artists. Opening celebration at the Callicoon Trading building, 5pm. 845/887-9017.
HONESDALE, PA—Photographpy exhibit,“Drive By,” by Bill Westmoreland. Opens Sept. 5, artist’s reception Sept. 6, 4-6PM, Wayne County Arts Alliance Gallery in Maude Alley, 1023 Main St. Show ends September 28. Hours Wed.-Sat., 11AM-5PM; Sun. 12noon-4PM. Call 570/851-2550.
MILFORD—Local GLBT youth artists and their allies exhibit their art work in show titled Expressions at the Upper Delaware GLBT Center, 201 W. Hartford St. Opening reception, Sat., Aug. 23. www.facebook.com/UPGLBTExpressions or 570/851-3830.
Collage class at The Big Eddy Toy Co, 58 Main St, 12:30-2pm. Come learn about Charley Harper and his minimalist nature-inspired work. Create your own Harper collage. Taught by Montessori art educator Linda Coss. For ages 5-12. Cost: $35. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to save your spot.
The Catskill Art Society will host a free opening reception for "Watch Your Step," featuring the artwork of Ruth Hardinger and Lucienne Weinberger, 3-6pm. The event will begin with a moderated Artist Talk at 3pm, followed by a wine and cheese reception from 4-6pm. Visit www.catskillartsociety.org/exhibits.
Monet paint party at The Janice Center, 7pm. They provide everything from the paint to the apron as well as wine and cheese. Cost: $30. 845/482-3324.
Opening reception for "Reaching Towards The Sun, 3 Dimensions of Art That Preserves The American Experience" at the Wurtsboro Art Alliance Gallery, 6pm. An exhibit of original art made by local artists from the Wurtsboro area Midge Monat, Paula Baldinger and Nelson Pantoja. On display until Aug. 31. 845/888-2333.