'Heart of Winter' Art Show Seeks Exhibitors

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Artists are sought for the 10th Annual Heart of Winter Art Show and Chocolate Reception, slated from 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, at the Macsherry Library in Alexandria Bay.

Artists are invited to submit visual or three-dimensional artwork representing the "heart of winter". Original poems and essays on the topic will also be accepted. Applications are due Jan. 28 (download the application here). All work must be submitted to the library no later than Feb. 4.

Work will hang in the library through Feb. 18.

Admission to the reception Feb. 9 is free. In addition to the art on display, that event will feature chocolate desserts to sample and a Valentine's Day arts and crafts table for children.

For more information, contact Sue-Ryn Burns at (315) 482-2985. Macsherry Library is located at 112 Walton St., Alexandria Bay.

Nicole Caldwell

Nicole Caldwell is a self-taught environmentalist, green-living savant and sustainability educator with more than a decade of professional writing experience. She is also the co-founder of Better Farm and president of betterArts. Nicole’s work has been featured in Mother Earth News, Reader’s Digest, Time Out New York, and many other publications. Her first book, Better: The Everyday Art of Sustainable Living, is due out this July through New Society Publishers.