Happy Valentine’s Day and a Taste of Spring

There are lots of opportunities for sweethearts this weekend! ArtsAltoona is pleased to partner with the Brian Morden Foundation on their Sweet Art From the Heart cookie decorating fundraiser. Some of us are looking forward to learning how to do some basic designs from Rachel Bites owner and cookie master, Rachel Stoehr, during our online class on Saturday afternoon.  For more details, visit: www.brianmordenfoundation.com/sweetart

Evolution Expressions is holding a Sweetheart’s Paint and Sip in the Tropical Courtyard at the Altoona Grand Hotel on Friday, the 12th, evening from 6 to 9pm. There may still be tickets available on Eventbrite.  For more details, visit: www.facebook.com/events/5184641111547873

Meanwhile, the Altoona Grand Hotel is having their own Valentines Party featuring Felix and the Hurricanes on Friday in the Grouses Nest starting at 8pm. Social distancing is in effect.  For details, call: 814-946-1631.

The Clay Cup is celebrating by offering a 14% discount on all pottery on February 12th and 13th during extended hours from 10am to 6pm. They are also taking very limited in house pottery painting reservations by calling 814-201-2608.

Paint Party by Sarah has a Couples Clay Class with Snikelfritz on Saturday at 5pm. Daniel Saville of Snikelfritz Studio will instruct you and your partner to create and personalize your own set of love bird dishes at the Paint Party Studio. For more details, visit: www.facebook.com/events/240111411077175

Playtime Pottery in Hollidaysburg is holding a Galentine’s Day Ladies Night on Saturday at 6:30pm. For further details call them at 814-695-2548.

Spring Mommy and Me Paint Party

The next event coming up at the ArtsAltoona Center is a paint party to welcome spring. Only 15 pairs will be accepted. It is being held in the lower level of the education building on Saturday, March 6 from noon to 2pm. The class will be led by our Learning Pod monitor and talented local artist, Olivia Steele. All the details are on our ArtsAltoona Facebook page – and on our NEW ArtsAltoona Center Facebook page where we will be featuring all of the events happening at the center. Keep an eye out – Like and Follow the page – we’ve got a lot of cool events in the planning!!

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Donna D Gority
President, ArtsAltoona Board
Former County Commissioner
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