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National Public Lands Day - Art in the Park

Help us celebrate National Public Lands Day with Art in the Park!

Attention all ‘chalk’ artists! Paterson artist Mohamed Khalil and the Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park are hosting the 7th annual chalk art competition on Saturday, September 29th from 10:00AM to 2:00PM. The competition will be held within view of the falls in Mary Ellen Kramer Park.

The program at the Great Falls will help draw attention to the national park by using art to interpret it's natural, historic, and cultural stories. Each artist will be given their own ‘canvas’ and use their creativity to tell a visual story about the park and the city of Paterson.

If you have any questions you may contact Mohamed Khalil at mkart419@gmail.com
Art in the Park Showcase 2018
Art in the Park showcases music, dancing, and more!

Art in the Park Showcase

The Passaic Cultural and Heritage Council along with the Passaic County Community College will be presenting an Art in the Park Showcase at Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park on Sunday, October 14th from 1:00PM to 4:00PM. The rain date for this event will be Sunday, October 21st from 1:00PM to 4:00PM.

Join in for an afternoon of salsa, world music, sulptures, murals, and more. The Showcase will be featuring People of Earth, Reg. E. Gains and Vincent Toro, Inner City Ensemble, Paterson Music Project, Barabara Wallace, and Halls that Inpsire.

For more information, contact:
Susan Balik, Manager of Cultural Affairs at PCCC
Email: sbalik@pccc.edu
Phone: 973-684-5444

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Reduce, Reuse, Recycle!

Paterson Eco-Chic II at the Paterson Museum

This Eco-Friendly Fashion Exhibit will be open for viewing through Sunday, November 11th in the Paterson Museum, located at 2 Market Street.

Paterson Eco-Chic 2 is a multifaceted program that proposes a closer look at the Hot Topic of the plastic bags harmful impact on our environment. Artist and Fashion Designer Rose Orelup, Ramapo College, and Upward Bound Math Science Students have teamed with the Paterson Museum to bring this eco-friendly event to life!

For information about the program please contact Cristina Deutsch.
Email: cdeutsch@patersonnj.gov

Last updated: September 23, 2018

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