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
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?"
"Let's go Shopping! Stores of Yesteryear"
"Let's go Shopping! Stores of Yesteryear" reminisces about shopping in Luzerne County and Wilkes-Barre during the 1800s and 1900s. The exhibit draws from the LCHS collection of photos, documents and objects, offering a walk down memory lane past famous favorites like Woolworth's and local gems like Blum Brothers and Isaac Long's.
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
"Ramblings of a Lost Ghost" Art Exhibition
DATES: June 11 - July 27
Artist Ted Scazafabo will display a collection of creative works during a free public art exhibiton, titled "Ramblings of a Lost Ghost."
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
More information: www.marquisartframe.com or 570-823-0518. The Sordoni Art Gallery at Wilkes University
(Sordoni Art Gallery, 141 South Main Street)
The Sordoni Art Gallery at Wilkes University presents the Rhode Island team of artists, The Tape Art Crew, from July 17 through July 20. The Tape Art Crew will create a temporary mural on the facade of the Sordoni Art Gallery building entirely out of tape during their micro-residency on campus.
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
"Three to See" Art Exhibition
DATES: June 15 - August 18
Local artists John Clark, Gale Figlerski and Shirley Trievel explore a variety of subjects from the human condition to the ephemeral in for different mediums: Watercolor, Pastel Photography and Mixed Media.
WVAL Members Exhibition
DATES: June 15 - July 12
The WVAL's Members' Exhibition features recent two-dimensional and three-dimensional artworks of WVAL Members in a variety of mediums and styles.
More information: www.wyomingvalleyartleague.org or 570-288-1020.