Educational

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

Educational Events

Family Art Day 2017 at the Cattaraugus County Arts Council

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

The Cattaraugus County Arts Council is happy to announce there will be a Free Family Art Day in 2017 sponsored by Fox Financial which will take place at the Olean Center Mall.  Being held on Saturday, April 22 from 1-4pm.  Finger puppets, pinwheels, a spring painting and Easter-themed yarn pictures will be the projects.

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Dr. Donika Kelly book signing and presentation at the African American Center for Cultural Development

Donika Kelly at the African American Center for Cultural Development
Sun, 04/23/2017 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Poet and St. Bonaventure University assistant professor, Dr.

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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

Mother's Day Craft Show at Rock City Park
Sat, 05/13/2017 - 10:00am - Sun, 05/14/2017 - 5:00pm

The Arts & Crafts Show will include returning popular artists and crafts people as well as new artisans who will be displaying their watercolors, oils, sculptures, photography, jewelry, glass, metals, wood and much, much more.  Vendors will be located indoors, but then visitors can take a hike through the park, exploring the huge rocks and crevices in, under and around them. 

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Heritage Day at the Seneca-Iroquois National Museum

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Sat, 06/03/2017 - 11:00am - 5:00pm

Join the Seneca-Iroquois National Museum for a day of Seneca Heritage! 

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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!!

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NYAGT Geocaching Trails

Ranked one of the Best Ski Resorts

Holiday Valley Resort ranked #3 on Ski Magazine's 2015-16 best in the East list!  It has 58 day slopes, 37 night slopes and 13 high tech lifts.  It also has been the training ground for Olympic ski competitors.

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