Arts grants announced


Express News Staff

LAKE PLEASANT -- The recipients of funding through this year's New York State Council on the Arts Decentralization Regrant Program have been announced as follows.

Town of Wells - Friends of Wells Library - "Keeping It Alive" Songs and Styles from the Past ($1.677.50).

Town of Arietta - Piseco Library- Coffeehouse Music Series ($800).

Town of Lake Pleasant - A Pretty Good Band Concert and Parade Series ($405).

Lake Pleasant Central School - "Peter Pan" ($600).

Town of Indian Lake - Indian Lake Theater - two projects: Arts and Culture Thursdays ($2,941) and Hamilton County Reads Beyond Books ($1,908).

Town of Long Lake - Portraits of Wilderness ($5,000).

Long Lake Friends of Music Concert Series ($1,500).

Long Lake Central School and Long Lake Historical Society - Adirondack Culture Day ($3,681).

St. William's at Long Point - Thursday Evenings on the Lake ($2,520).

Town of Inlet - Sunsets by the Lake Concert Series ($925) and Fulton Chain of Lakes Performing Arts Council's An Evening with the Symphony ($4,150).

Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts Artistic Associate Danielle Melendez announced the awards to the Hamilton County Board of Supervisors May 1. ALCA administers the regrant program in Hamilton County.

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