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Creative Jump In: Introduction to Digital Photography with Dev Khalsa

Tuesday, February 16, 6:00 pm

This class is designed for beginning to intermediate photographers who have a digital single-lens reflex (DSLR) camera. Course participants will explore the specific features of DSLR cameras, as well as general photographic skills and techniques to make great pictures. This workshop runs Feb 2, 9, 16, 23 a...

Almost, Maine “Pay What You Feel Night”

Wednesday, February 17, 7:00 pm

Welcome to Almost, Maine, a town that’s so far north, it’s almost not in the United States—it’s almost in Canada. And it almost doesn’t exist. Its residents never got around to getting organized. So it’s just…Almost. One cold, clear Friday night in the middle of winter, while the northern lights...

Oscar Nominated Documentary Shorts – Program A

Wednesday, February 17, 7:00 pm

Total running time: 87 minutes Body Team 12 – directed by David Darg • Liberia, 13 minutes Synopsis: BODY TEAM 12 is tasked with collecting the victims at the height of the Ebola outbreak. These body collectors have arguably the most dangerous and gruesome job in the world. Yet despite the strain ...

Almost, Maine

Thursday, February 18, 7:00 pm

Welcome to Almost, Maine, a town that’s so far north, it’s almost not in the United States—it’s almost in Canada. And it almost doesn’t exist. Its residents never got around to getting organized. So it’s just…Almost. One cold, clear Friday night in the middle of winter, while the northern lights...

Oscar Nominated Documentary Shorts – Program B

Thursday, February 18, 7:00 pm

Total running time: 76 minutes Chau, Beyond the Lines – directed by Courtney Marsh • USA/Vietnam, 34 minutes Synopsis: Chau, a teenager living in a Vietnamese care center for children born with birth defects due to Agent Orange, struggles with the difficulties of realizing his dream to become a prof...

Almost, Maine

Friday, February 19, 8:00 pm

Welcome to Almost, Maine, a town that’s so far north, it’s almost not in the United States—it’s almost in Canada. And it almost doesn’t exist. Its residents never got around to getting organized. So it’s just…Almost. One cold, clear Friday night in the middle of winter, while the northern lights...

Martha Redbone Roots Project

Saturday, February 20, 7:00 pm

The “charismatic indie-soul diva” (Time Out New York) Martha Redbone is an Independent Music Award-winning musician of Cherokee, Choctaw, Shawnee and African-American descent. Redbone explores traditional and modern variations of folk, roots, blues, tribal and soul that feature her magnificent voice. P...

Almost, Maine “Date Night”

Saturday, February 20, 8:00 pm

Welcome to Almost, Maine, a town that’s so far north, it’s almost not in the United States—it’s almost in Canada. And it almost doesn’t exist. Its residents never got around to getting organized. So it’s just…Almost. One cold, clear Friday night in the middle of winter, while the northern lights...

Almost, Maine “Educator Night/Chat Back”

Sunday, February 21, 3:00 pm

Welcome to Almost, Maine, a town that’s so far north, it’s almost not in the United States—it’s almost in Canada. And it almost doesn’t exist. Its residents never got around to getting organized. So it’s just…Almost. One cold, clear Friday night in the middle of winter, while the northern lights...

Creative Jump In: Introduction to Digital Photography with Dev Khalsa

Tuesday, February 23, 6:00 pm

This class is designed for beginning to intermediate photographers who have a digital single-lens reflex (DSLR) camera. Course participants will explore the specific features of DSLR cameras, as well as general photographic skills and techniques to make great pictures. This workshop runs Feb 2, 9, 16, 23 a...

Open Studio: Figure Drawing

Wednesday, February 24, 6:30 pm

Use this opportunity to brush up on your figure drawing skills in a relaxed environment. All skills welcome. This class is offered Wednesday, Jan 13 & 27, Monday Feb 8 (originally scheduled for Feb 10), Wednesday, Feb 24 and May 11 & 25 from 6:30–8:30pm.

Almost, Maine

Wednesday, February 24, 7:00 pm

Welcome to Almost, Maine, a town that’s so far north, it’s almost not in the United States—it’s almost in Canada. And it almost doesn’t exist. Its residents never got around to getting organized. So it’s just…Almost. One cold, clear Friday night in the middle of winter, while the northern lights...

Almost, Maine

Thursday, February 25, 7:00 pm

Welcome to Almost, Maine, a town that’s so far north, it’s almost not in the United States—it’s almost in Canada. And it almost doesn’t exist. Its residents never got around to getting organized. So it’s just…Almost. One cold, clear Friday night in the middle of winter, while the northern lights...

Almost, Maine

Friday, February 26, 8:00 pm

Welcome to Almost, Maine, a town that’s so far north, it’s almost not in the United States—it’s almost in Canada. And it almost doesn’t exist. Its residents never got around to getting organized. So it’s just…Almost. One cold, clear Friday night in the middle of winter, while the northern lights...

Almost, Maine

Saturday, February 27, 8:00 pm

Welcome to Almost, Maine, a town that’s so far north, it’s almost not in the United States—it’s almost in Canada. And it almost doesn’t exist. Its residents never got around to getting organized. So it’s just…Almost. One cold, clear Friday night in the middle of winter, while the northern lights...

Almost, Maine “Backstage Tour”

Sunday, February 28, 3:00 pm

Welcome to Almost, Maine, a town that’s so far north, it’s almost not in the United States—it’s almost in Canada. And it almost doesn’t exist. Its residents never got around to getting organized. So it’s just…Almost. One cold, clear Friday night in the middle of winter, while the northern lights...

Creative Jump In: Introduction to Digital Photography with Dev Khalsa

Tuesday, March 1, 6:00 pm

This class is designed for beginning to intermediate photographers who have a digital single-lens reflex (DSLR) camera. Course participants will explore the specific features of DSLR cameras, as well as general photographic skills and techniques to make great pictures. This workshop runs Feb 2, 9, 16, 23 a...

Almost, Maine

Wednesday, March 2, 7:00 pm

Welcome to Almost, Maine, a town that’s so far north, it’s almost not in the United States—it’s almost in Canada. And it almost doesn’t exist. Its residents never got around to getting organized. So it’s just…Almost. One cold, clear Friday night in the middle of winter, while the northern lights...

George Saunders

Thursday, March 3, 6:30 pm

George Saunders is the author of four collections of short stories, a novella, and a book of essays. His most recent collection, Tenth of December, is the winner of the 2014 Story Prize for short fiction and 2014 Folio Prize, which celebrates the best fiction of our time. Tenth of December was also a finalist...

Almost, Maine

Thursday, March 3, 7:00 pm

Welcome to Almost, Maine, a town that’s so far north, it’s almost not in the United States—it’s almost in Canada. And it almost doesn’t exist. Its residents never got around to getting organized. So it’s just…Almost. One cold, clear Friday night in the middle of winter, while the northern lights...

Almost, Maine

Friday, March 4, 8:00 pm

Welcome to Almost, Maine, a town that’s so far north, it’s almost not in the United States—it’s almost in Canada. And it almost doesn’t exist. Its residents never got around to getting organized. So it’s just…Almost. One cold, clear Friday night in the middle of winter, while the northern lights...

FREE Family Day: Letters To Your Future Self

Saturday, March 5, 3:00 pm

Family Day events at The Center provide special opportunities for multiple generations to explore art and ideas together. In addition to exploring the exhibition I Need to Tell You Something: The Lost Art of Letter Writing and Communication Today, visitors will decorate their own stationery and envelope an...

Almost, Maine

Saturday, March 5, 8:00 pm

Welcome to Almost, Maine, a town that’s so far north, it’s almost not in the United States—it’s almost in Canada. And it almost doesn’t exist. Its residents never got around to getting organized. So it’s just…Almost. One cold, clear Friday night in the middle of winter, while the northern lights...

FREE Creative Jump-in: Lasting Letters with Frish Brandt

Thursday, March 10, 3:00 pm

What would you write to loved ones? The Lasting Letters workshop is an intimate 50 minute session, working one-on-one with guide Frish Brandt. Together in your session, you will compose a letter to someone who has special resonance in your life -- a letter that will be there for years to come. ​In this in...

FREE Evening Exhibition Tour: I Need to Tell You Something: The Lost Art of Letter Writing and Communication Today

Thursday, March 10, 5:30 pm

Join us and enjoy a glass of wine as you tour the exhibition with The Center’s curators and gallery guides. When was the last time you received a hand-written letter? Or sent one? In this era of instantaneous communication, a handwritten letter is a rare and treasured item. From Charles Gute’s presenta...

Film Screening: Meet the Patels

Thursday, March 10, 7:00 pm

MEET THE PATELS is a laugh-out-loud real life romantic comedy about Ravi Patel, an almost-30-year-old Indian-American who enters a love triangle between the woman of his dreams ... and his parents. Filmed by Ravi’s sister in what started as a family vacation video, this hilarious and heartbreaking film reve...

FREE Creative Jump-in: Lasting Letters with Frish Brandt

Friday, March 11, 11:00 am

What would you write to loved ones? The Lasting Letters workshop is an intimate 50 minute session, working one-on-one with guide Frish Brandt. Together in your session, you will compose a letter to someone who has special resonance in your life -- a letter that will be there for years to come. ​In this in...

FREE Gallery Walk: I Need to Tell You Something: The Lost Art of Letter Writing and Communication Today

Friday, March 11, 5:00 pm

Start your Gallery Walk at the Center! Each year Sun Valley Gallery Association hosts seven gallery walks (exhibition openings for all SVGA galleries), which are eagerly anticipated and free to the public. Locals and visitors alike take in thought-provoking exhibitions of newly installed art, enjoy wine, m...

FREE Creative Jump-in: Lasting Letters with Frish Brandt

Saturday, March 12, 11:00 am

What would you write to loved ones? The Lasting Letters workshop is an intimate 50 minute session, working one-on-one with guide Frish Brandt. Together in your session, you will compose a letter to someone who has special resonance in your life -- a letter that will be there for years to come. ​In this in...

FREE Play Reading: Dear Elizabeth

Wednesday, March 16, 6:30 pm

Dear Elizabeth, is a play in letters that follows the beautiful and bittersweet friendship between two of poetry’s greatest literary treasures, Elizabeth Bishop and Robert Lowell. Under John Glenn’s direction the cast features Denise Simone and Joel Vilinsky. Please note location change. This event ...

Film Screening: The Salt of the Earth (Wim Wenders film on Salgado)

Thursday, March 24, 7:00 pm

For the last 40 years, the photographer Sebastião Salgado has been travelling through the continents, in the footsteps of an ever-changing humanity. He has witnessed some of the major events of our recent history; international conflicts, starvation and exodus. He is now embarking on the discovery of pristin...

PostSecret: The Show

Tuesday, March 29, 7:00 pm

PostSecret: The Show is a visual, auditory and emotional journey through the beauty and complication of our deepest fears, ambitions and confessions. Three actors guide the audience through a narrative with the bravery of RENT and the surprising honesty of The Vagina Monologues. PostSecret: The Show is a brea...

FREE Fools Day 2016 Season Announcement & Celebration

Friday, April 1, 5:30 pm

Join us for our annual Fools Day celebration and season announcement featuring fabulously foolish treats and the reveal of our very exciting Company of Fools’ 21st Season, and the 2016 Summer Concert Series! Free and open to the public – all are welcome!

FREE Evening Exhibition Tour: I Need to Tell You Something: The Lost Art of Letter Writing and Communication Today

Thursday, April 7, 5:30 pm

Join us and enjoy a glass of wine as you tour the exhibition with The Center’s curators and gallery guides. When was the last time you received a hand-written letter? Or sent one? In this era of instantaneous communication, a handwritten letter is a rare and treasured item. From Charles Gute’s presenta...

Film Screening: I Am Big Bird: The Carroll Spinney Story

Thursday, April 7, 7:00 pm

This heartwarming doc chronicles the life of Caroll Spinney, the man who has been Sesame Street's Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch since 1969. For over 4 decades, Caroll's characters have been cherished by generations of children. At 81 years old, the tenacious and enthusiastic performer has no intention of...

Meklit

Friday, April 8, 7:00 pm

Born in Ethiopia and raised in Brooklyn, Meklit has called San Francisco home since graduating from Yale in 2002. Her music is an intoxicating blend of jazz, American folk and singer-songwriter traditions and Ethiopia’s unique melodies and rhythms.  “Soulful, tremulous and strangely cinematic, [Meklit] ...

Two Day Teen Workshop: Printing Your Own Postcards with Amy Nack

Saturday, April 9, 12:00 pm

This workshop runs April 9th & 10th from 12pm-4pm. Revive the art of sending letters and postcards by creating something to hold, fold and hang on to! Participants will be introduced to two simple and awesome printmaking techniques.  The finished prints will be used for personal cards and stationery. ...

Two Day Teen Workshop: Printing Your Own Postcards with Amy Nack

Sunday, April 10, 12:00 pm

This workshop runs April 9th & 10th from 12pm-4pm. Revive the art of sending letters and postcards by creating something to hold, fold and hang on to! Participants will be introduced to two simple and awesome printmaking techniques.  The finished prints will be used for personal cards and stationery. ...

David Sedaris

Monday, April 25, 8:00 pm

NPR humorist and bestselling author of Naked, Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim, and Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls. His pieces appear regularly in The New Yorker and have twice been included in “The Best American Essays.” He is a master of satire and one of the most observant writers addressing...

Creative Jump In Capturing the Best Photos with Your iPhone with Stacie Brew

Tuesday, May 3, 5:30 pm

Local photographer Stacie Brew will walk you through the basics of taking great photos with your iPhone. Stacie will share her favorite apps for color correction, cropping and other image adjustments and will show you how to share your images on social media. This class will run May 3 & 10 from 5:30pm-...

FREE Evening Exhibition Tour: I Need to Tell You Something: The Lost Art of Letter Writing and Communication Today

Thursday, May 5, 5:30 pm

Join us and enjoy a glass of wine as you tour the exhibition with The Center’s curators and gallery guides. When was the last time you received a hand-written letter? Or sent one? In this era of instantaneous communication, a handwritten letter is a rare and treasured item. From Charles Gute’s presenta...

Creative Jump In Capturing the Best Photos with Your iPhone with Stacie Brew

Tuesday, May 10, 5:30 pm

Local photographer Stacie Brew will walk you through the basics of taking great photos with your iPhone. Stacie will share her favorite apps for color correction, cropping and other image adjustments and will show you how to share your images on social media. This class will run May 3 & 10 from 5:30pm-...

Open Studio: Figure Drawing

Wednesday, May 11, 6:30 pm

Use this opportunity to brush up on your figure drawing skills in a relaxed environment. All skills welcome. This class is offered Wednesday, Jan 13 & 27, Monday Feb 8 (originally scheduled for Feb 10), Wednesday, Feb 24 and May 11 & 25 from 6:30–8:30pm.

Open Studio: Figure Drawing

Wednesday, May 25, 6:30 pm

Use this opportunity to brush up on your figure drawing skills in a relaxed environment. All skills welcome. This class is offered Wednesday, Jan 13 & 27, Monday Feb 8 (originally scheduled for Feb 10), Wednesday, Feb 24 and May 11 & 25 from 6:30–8:30pm.

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