Wednesday, March 6, 2024

Family Craft Program 

Bookmarks for Read Across America Week

4-5 p.m. at the Chapman, free

Participants can decorate bookmarks using stamps, markers, stickers, and more!

This program is free but requires a reservation. To register, please call (518)793-2826. Parental participation is encouraged, and supervision is required.

Thursday, March 7, 2024

Paint with Patrice

“Springtime on Lake George”

6-8 p.m. at the Chapman, $30 per participant, or $25 for Chapman Members.
This program is limited to 10 participants.

Patrice Jarvis-Weber will help you step by step to create a painting to take home. Learn to mix blues and greens to paint a view of Lake George, and practice various brushstrokes using vibrant colors across the mountains and on the lake. This workshop is open to all artistic abilities and ages and all supplies are included.

This program is $30 per participant or $25 for Chapman Members. Payment is required at the time of registration. All materials will be provided.

To register, please call (518)793-2826.

Wednesday, March 13, 2024

Conversations with the Past

Tintypes with Craig Murphy

Speaker: Craig Murphy, photographer
7 p.m. at the Chapman, free

Alternative processes photographer Craig Murphy creates one-of-a-kind photos using the 19th century Civil War era Wet Plate Collodion process to create tintypes and the Silver Gelatin Dry Plate process to make glass negatives for contact printing. Craig will be presenting a basic timeline of photography history, discussing, and showing some of the equipment used, and then demonstrating the historical collodion tintype technique.  You will be able to see the magical transformation from raw materials to a tangible photographic plate.

This program is free but requires a reservation. To register, please call (518)793-2826.

Wednesday, March 20, 2024

Gallery Talk with the Curator

“Hometown Teams”

7 p.m. at the Chapman, free

Maureen Folk, curator, will discuss our current exhibition “Hometown Teams”, sharing the history of local hockey, baseball, and football teams, stand-out coaches and players, as well as the work that went into curating this exhibition.

This program is free but requires a reservation. To register, please call (518)793-2826.