Educational

Educational Events/Places in the Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County in the Chautauqua-Allegany Region of Western New York

Educational Events

Annual Maple Weekends 2017

Maple Weekends 2017
Repeats every week until Sun Mar 26 2017 .
Sat, 03/18/2017 - 10:00am - Sun, 03/19/2017 - 4:00pm
Sat, 03/25/2017 - 10:00am - Sun, 03/26/2017 - 4:00pm

What better way to spend a day with family and friends at that at the 21st Annual Maple Weekend™ on March 18-19 and March 25-26, 2017 from 10am-4pm each day presented by the New York State Maple Producers Association. 

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Discovering Snowflakes with Pfeiffer Nature Center

Snowflake up close by Huffington Post
Sat, 03/18/2017 - 10:30am - 11:30am

It is said that everybody has a double out there in the world somewhere.  But is this true for snowflakes?

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Bluesman Terry Bellamy at the African American Center for Cultural Development

Terrry Bellamy at the African American Center for Cultural Development
Sun, 03/19/2017 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Bluesman Terry Bellamy will give a presentation on the Blues and it's history and influences Sunday, March 19th, 3:00 PM at the African American Center for Cultural Development's Café Afrique.  Come and be enlightened by this young and talented musician's vast knowledge of a very important part of American culture.  Cookies and coffee.  

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FREE Pruning Trees Lecture at Nannen Arboretum

Pruning Trees at Nannen Arboretum
Mon, 03/27/2017 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

Learn techniques for proper pruning of trees and shrubs, including hands-on demonstrations, from Joe Schueckler, Master Forest Owner, at a workshop sponsored by the Nannen Arboretum Society. The workshop will be presented indoors with demonstrations performed outdoors, weather permitting. An educational handout will be provided.

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Spring Break Art Camp at Cattaraugus County Arts Council

mask painting
Mon, 04/10/2017 - 9:00am - Fri, 04/14/2017 - 12:00pm

Kids, Go on an “ArtVenture” During Spring Break!

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Earth and Arbor Day Celebration at Allegany State Park

Earth and Arbor Day at Allegany State Park
Sat, 04/15/2017 - 10:00am - 1:00pm

Come join the fun and celebrate 2 things we can’t live without - Mother Earth and Trees! Saturday, April 15, 2017 from 10am – 1pm at the Red House Administration Building Lobby. This is a FREE Event (Note: * see Sun Painting). The schedule:

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Friends of Good Music presents Madrigalia

Madrigalia
Fri, 04/21/2017 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Now in its 41st concert season, Madrigalia, A Rochester-based vocal ensemble,  delights audiences of all ages with diverse choral repertoire spanning the centuries and exploring many styles.

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Family Art Day 2017 at the Cattaraugus County Arts Council

Family Art Day at the Arts Council
Sat, 04/22/2017 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm

More information forthcoming.  Please check back.

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Celebrate Arbor Day at Nannen Arboretum

Arbor Day at Nannen Arboretum
Fri, 04/28/2017 - 11:00am - 12:00pm

Join us for our 2017 Arbor Day celebration. We will plant a tree, hoist the Tree City USA flag, and hear an informative talk from a forester.  Refreshments will be served.  This is FREE. 

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Franklinville's 2017 WNY Maple Festival

Franklinville WNY Maple Festival
Sat, 04/29/2017 - 7:00am - Sun, 04/30/2017 - 5:00pm

Stop by to taste that mouth watering, freshly made maple syrup and learn the process of making it! 

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Rock City Park Hosts 2017 Arts & Crafts Show

Vendor outside at show
Sat, 05/13/2017 - 10:00am - Sun, 05/14/2017 - 5:00pm

 Located at 505 Route 16 South in Olean, New York, Rock City Park is home to one of the largest natural displays of quartz conglomerate in the world and attracts thousands of global visitors each year. 

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Summer Art Camp at Cinnamon Fern Art Studio

Art Classes at Cinnamon Fern Studio
Mon, 07/03/2017 - 9:00am - Fri, 07/07/2017 - 3:00pm

Summer Art Camp of Stars, Stripes & Sparkles at the Cinnamon Fern Studio in Randolph!  Recommended for ages 7-13.  This week is a patriotic celebration full of fireworks and glitter!  Students will make wood starts, recycled wood flags, wall art, firework paintings, glitter sculptures, jewelry and more! 

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Marvin "Joe" Curry Veterans Pow Wow 2017

part of the Intertribal dance
Fri, 07/14/2017 - 10:00am - Sun, 07/16/2017 - 10:00pm

A nationwide and international audience will once again convene in Salamanca for one of the most grand and enthusiastic celebrations of Native American culture.

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Summer Art Camp 2 at Cinnamon Fern Art Studio

Art Classes at Cinnamon Fern Studio
Mon, 07/17/2017 - 9:00am - Fri, 07/21/2017 - 3:00pm

Summer Art Camp of Outdoor Art Camp!  Recommended for ages 5-13.  This camp is outdoors for a reason, it is messy!  This is the week where we will do all the art projects that are too messy for inside.  Activities include paint bombs, squirt gun painting, splatter painting, spin art, sand art, feet painting, chalks, spray paing, shaving cream abstract art and Friday color wa

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Travel Guide

Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County Travel Guide for 2017It's a full 56-page comprehensive guide, highlighting the activities and attractions in our County and it's FREE!!

View the visitor's guide online

or

request that the Enchanted Mountains guide

be snail mailed to you for FREE!

NYAGT Geocaching Trails

Equestrian Trails throughout

Miles of equestrian trails meander throughout our county.

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