The Blossom of Fiber Art June 26th and 27th on the Plaza

The Blossom of Fiber Art is a two-day public art exhibition that features the work of fiber and needle artist who construction works through the mediums of crochet, knit, felting, quilting and weaving. The Blossom of Fiber Art will utilize the natural landscape of Harlem’s St.Nicholas Park to display fiber soft sculptured floral arrangements and or plant life nested in Terracotta pots. With St. Nicholas’ Park as the back drop, the work of fiber art constructionist will continue a cycle of positive creativity and engage the community in the need to preserve through cultural arts and documentation.

For more info on how to participate download the PDF here.

Children’s Art Carnival End of Year Exhibit

Dear Friends!

Please join The Children’s Art Carnival students and staff for our 2010 End-of-Year Exhibit and Silent Auction Benefit. The event will showcase works created by the wonderful, young artists participating in our Spring Cycle programs. In addition, Children’s Art Carnival Instructors and creative affiliates will be exhibiting art and other offerings through a Silent Auction; proceeds will benefit The Carnival’s programs.  Please join us in celebrating our awesome students, and support The Carnival by bidding on your favorite items!

We hope to see you there!

American Scottish Foundation Lecture and Reception Fundraiser for Hamilton Grange

The American Scottish Foundation is holding a fundraising lecture and reception at Federal Hall on June 16th. The proceeds from the event will help establish a beautiful authentic Scottish garden near Alexander Hamilton’s Historic home in St. Nicholas Park. Follow the link below to RSVP for this important event.

If you have any questions you can contact the American Scottish Foundation by email them

Enter the Beneful Dream Dog Run Contest and Help St. Nick’s Dog Run!

Enter the Beneful Contest where you can win $500,000 to fix, design, etc. your dream dog park.
IMAGINE HAVING $500K TO IMPROVE ST. NICK’S DOG RUN!!! Water features, time out areas, lighting, security gates, recycling/compost piles, fun features: climbing, hills, tunnels, tool sheds, bulletin boards, etc. Use your imagination. The rules are specific but entering is quite easy.
ENTER TODAY!!!! And help St. Nick’s Dog Run become the envy of all the city!