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In addition to educational programming, Sweetwater provides cultural programming that is open to the public and offered for free or for a nominal cost - including musical performances, educational lectures, and exhibitions featuring local, regional, national, and international artists. Through gallery exhibitions, educational programming, and fundraising events, Sweetwater supports over 300 emerging and professional artists, musicians, and teachers throughout the region annually.

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Families, children the focus for Creativity Zone at Three Rivers Arts Festival

Immerse your family in art with hands-on crafts and creative experiences with the Giant Eagle Creativity Zone. Part of Three Rivers Arts Festival, the Creativity Zone encourages kids of all ages …

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Art classes, National Get Outdoors Day and more in Sewickley’s Nonprofit Corner

Editor’s note: The Nonprofit Corner is a new weekly listing of the Sewickley area’s nonprofit events and fundraisers. To have your information listed, email Sewickley Herald editor Katie Green at …

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Sweetwater Center for the Arts – Three Rivers Art Festival

Visitors will receive a watercolor paint take-home art kit complete with paint, a brush, watercolor paper, and step-by-step instructions to complete their masterpiece. Location Giant Eagle Creativity Zone @ Liberty Avenue Dates/Times …

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In brief: Farmers market, Penguin Bookshop book launch and more in Sewickley

Sweet Jazz Music Series Sweetwater Center for the Arts’ annual Sweet Jazz Music Series is moving to the spring so live jazz can be enjoyed in the warm outdoors. Bring …

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When you or a family member is looking to take an art class, view an exhibition, or attend a cultural event, where do you turn? If you're like most in our community, you go to Sweetwater Center for the Arts.

$1,000 Sponsors an event.
$750 Covers building operational costs, upkeep, and preservation.
$500 Provides technology updates and improvements.
$400 Aids Outreach Programs for at-risk youth and underserved communities.
$250 Sponsors a teaching artist.
$100 Supports the purchases of ceramic studio glazes and supplies.
$50 Provides one art supply package for classes and workshops.

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