Category: NEWS

RCSD Black Lives Matter Student Art Showcase | Friday April 7

On Friday April 7, 2017 select art from Rochester City School District students will be featured in the art gallery at 540WMain Community Center in the Susan B. Anthony District.   The students are winners of Open Mic’s Black Lives Matter Art contest held…

Artist of The Month Spotlight | Victoria Lee Conners

  Victoria was first introduced to fiber arts and needle felting in June 2014 while volunteering in her hometown Rochester, NY.  Since then she has been honing the craft and art of needle felt as an independent artist and educator. Inspired by the outdoors and…

Special Announcement | The Gluten Free Chef’s Healthy Nutrition & Wellness Education Program

I am pleased to announce The Healthy Nutrition & Wellness Education Program presented by The Gluten Free Chef This program is a mobile healthy living and wellness curriculum that I’ve created for students and professionals across a range of fields and ages. The curriculum…

March Positivity at 540WMain | Community Thank You

Dear Community, I like to give my sincerest thanks and gratitude for the tremendous support that 540WMain has received throughout the month of March. So far, the center has been bustling with truly unique and one of a kind events that have out a…

Artist Spotlight | Erin Nesmith Featured Artist of The Month

  Don’t mistake Erin Nesmith’s youth for a lack of talent. This self taught visual artist is taking the City of Rochester by storm with the dynamic, stunning, provocative, and bold art. Erin Nesmith is a entrepreneur and by the looks of her canvases,…