Photo Exhibit: Racing against McDonalds: Havana 2016 1:00 - 4:00 pm, ongoing Cost: free; prints for sale Photo exhibit by Randi Shenkman. As soon as President Obama opened Cuba in 2016, Randi travelled to Havana before American commercialization could change it. This selection of photos gives the viewer a taste of this fascinating, beautiful and welcoming country. Photo Exhibit: Belchertown and Beyond 1:00 - 4:00 pm, ongoing Cost: free; photos and cards for sale Photo exhibit by Chuck Myers. Photographs on exhibit will be mainly from Belchertown, with others from Massachusetts interspersed here and there, as well as some personal favorites. Quilt Display and Demonstration 1:00 - 4:00 pm, ongoing Cost: free Jane Crutchfield will be hand piecing a quilt top and selling tickets for a raffle of the quilt on display. Notecards will also be available for purchase. Proceeds will benefit the Belchertown United Church of Christ. Light Refreshments 1:00 - 4:00 pm, ongoing Cost: per food item Light refreshments available for purchase.
Town Hall 2 Jabish Street, Auditorium G Quabbin Art Association Exhibit 1:00 - 4:00 pm, ongoing Cost: free Watch local artists at work! Artists and their artwork will be arranged in an open studio format, including two still-life scenes for painters. There will also be a looped video presentation of all past exhibits and programs run by this very active association. Clapp Memorial Library 19 South Main Street H Rainbow Fish Weaving 1:00 - 2:00 pm; grades 1-3 Cost: free Belchertown High School National Art Society students will help children create beautiful paper fish using weaving techniques. Pre-registration required; call 323-0417. Book Reading, Signing, and Painting Activity 2:30 pm Cost: free School-aged children can enjoy a reading of “Happy Accidents” and then take part in a painting activity led by the author, Amy Green Carter.