540WMain Online Book Club | Fall 2017 Now Open for Enrollment

540WMain Online Book Club: Fall 2017 is open for enrollment We’re reading, discussing and unpacking White Like Me by Tim Wise // White Like Me is one-part memoir, one-part polemical essay collection. It is a personal examination of the way in which racial privilege shapes the daily lives of white Americans in every realm: employment,Continue reading “540WMain Online Book Club | Fall 2017 Now Open for Enrollment”

Special Announcement | NEW Fall 2017 Course Catalog

A MESSAGE FROM OUR FOUNDER Hello Community Friends, Didn’t the summer fly by! The past few months have been a blur. I am excited to bring our fall course catalog to you. I’m happy to have increased the number of classes and events that we have curated for the community over the course of theContinue reading “Special Announcement | NEW Fall 2017 Course Catalog”

Special Announcement | The 540WMain Monthly Membership Program

We are pleased to announce The 540WMain Monthly Membership Program We asked and you answered. This membership model was developed in response to a recent Facebook interaction where we asked how we might be better able to serve your needs and increase access to 540WMain’s unique community education model. This program will give the communityContinue reading “Special Announcement | The 540WMain Monthly Membership Program”

Announcement | Vendor Invitation to our One Year Anniversary Mingle

We are pleased to invite all Rochester health, wellness, and artisan brands to participate as vendors at the 540WMain Community Learning Academy One Year Anniversary Mingle event on Saturday August 26 from 4-7 PM. The mingle will be held at 540WMain. We are excited to share our most recent renovations in our historic space. TheContinue reading “Announcement | Vendor Invitation to our One Year Anniversary Mingle”

NEW Summer Artist Residency Program

We’re very excited to feature a new Summer Artist Residency Program here at 540WMain! Please read the following information, and then complete our online application at the bottom of this page in order to apply. Together we grow! Summer 2017 Residency Begins: July 2 – August 2 and August 3 – September 2  Summer ApplicationContinue reading “NEW Summer Artist Residency Program”