Fall Folk Arts 2018: Middle Eastern Traditions in Central NY

Join us on Friday, October 5, from 5-8pm for a celebration of Middle Eastern Traditions in Central NY. This event will feature traditional artists and musicians. Enjoy live music, dancing and food tastings. FREE and open to the public.

Programming is made possible by Folk Arts grants from the New York State Council on the Arts, with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.


Folk Arts Saturday: Weaving Demonstration

Visit the Schweinfurth's Maya Textiles and Identity in Guatemala exhibit from 1 to 5 p.m. Oct. 13 for a guided tour of the exhibit by curator and Colgate University Professor Carol Ann Lorenz at 2 p.m. and demonstrations of backstrap weaving by Guatemalan native Marines Perez Santos at 1 and 3 p.m. Click here to learn more about the exhibit.

Video from earlier events at the Schweinfurth: