Summer at 540WMain

Summer at 540WMain We are gearing up for an amazing summer of art & wellness workshops, classes, & programming. Below are a few things you can expect from the center this summer: 540WMain will be closed for Summer Vacation from June 30- July 11, 2017 Stay tuned for our first ever Summer Community Continuing EducationContinue reading “Summer at 540WMain”

Special Announcement | Katie Halligan Joins 540WMain

We are excited to formally announce the amazingly talented Katie Halligan as the first official hire for 540WMain Community Center. Katie has been quietly working behind the scenes as the resident graphic designer and has agreed to take on an expanded role as Marketing & Events Assistant. We are thrilled to build our center andContinue reading “Special Announcement | Katie Halligan Joins 540WMain”

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 earlier in 2017. Students were invited to submit artwork that answeredContinue reading “RCSD Black Lives Matter Student Art Showcase | Friday April 7”

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 national parks, many of Victoria’s canvases showcase landscapes of the FingerContinue reading “Artist of The Month Spotlight | Victoria Lee Conners”

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 is broken into six week rotations where I visit once aContinue reading “Special Announcement | The Gluten Free Chef’s Healthy Nutrition & Wellness Education Program”