Luzerne County Historical Society Museum
(69 South Franklin Street)
HOURS: Wednesday through Friday, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM; Saturday, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
“Points of View: Luzerne County Landscapes”
DATES: March 1, 2017 - March 17, 2018
This exhibit details Luzerne County’s rich and varied history through landscape art, from Revolutionary War battles to coal mining, from Native American settlements to posh hotels and downtown department stores.
Native Americans of Wyoming ValleyKing’s College Widmann Art Gallery
The permanent exhibit on the Native American inhabitants of the area includes local artifacts ranging from stone implements of the Archaic period to the archeological evidence of European influence.
"This Momentous and Tragic Day:" Hurricane Agnes at 45
This exhibit looks back at the devastating flood that affected the lives of many Valley residents. Using photographs, documents and objects associated with the storm and its aftermath, the exhibition explores what happened, how we recovered and asks, "Could it happen again?"
Visitors: if you are planning on visiting the Museum on Saturday, please call us in advance to ensure we will be open for your visit.
More information: www.luzernehistory.org or 570-823-6244.
(Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center, between N. Main and N. Franklin Sts.)
HOURS: Monday - Friday, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
"Eclectic Muses" Art Exhibition
DATES: February 26 - March 23
M. Michele Geiser of Shavertown will display a variety of experimental and traditional nature and landscape photographs during the free public exhibition, titled “Eclectic Muses.”
More information: www.kings.edu or 570-208-5900, ext. 5328.
Marquis Art & Frame Second Floor Gallery
(122 South Main Street):
HOURS: 9:00 PM - 5:00 PM; Third Friday from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
The Second Floor Gallery's next exhibition, featuring art by Robert Husty (painting), Frank Mariano (sculptor) and John Pacovsky (painting), will open on April 20, 2018.
More information: www.marquisartframe.com or 570-823-0518.
The Sordoni Art Gallery at Wilkes University
(Sordoni Art Gallery, 141 South Main Street)
HOURS: Tuesday-Friday, 10:00 PM -5:00 PM; Thursday, 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM; Saturday-Sunday, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
The Sordoni Art Gallery's next exhibition, "Selections from the Sordoni Collection of American Illustration & Comic Art" will open on April 7, 2018.
More information: http://wilkes.edu/SordoniArtGallery.
Wyoming Valley Art League's Circle Center for the Arts
(130 South Franklin Street):
HOURS: Tuesday-Thursday, 12:00 PM -4:00 PM; Third Friday Art Walk, 5:00 PM -8:00 PM
Doris Cresko: "The Elements, A Journey"
DATES: February 16 - March 30
"The Elements, A Journey," Pastel & Oil Plein Air works by Doris Cresko explores her personal and spiritual relationship with nature.
More information: www.wyomingvalleyartleague.org or 570-288-1020.