Category Archives: Events

SECOND SUNDAYS: The Artist’s Book

SECOND SUNDAYS: The Artist’s Book

November’s Second Sunday event, The Artist’s Book – It’s a Foldable World! lead by Cynthia Ahlstrin, is on November 13 from 2-4 at The Harlow Gallery. Learn to make beautiful multiple page book forms without the use of glue. No book making experience is necessary. All ages welcome.

The Bookey Readings: a Night of Poetry & Music

The Bookey Readings: a Night of Poetry & Music

Harlow Gallery presents the final event of the 2016 poetry reading series The Bookey Readings at the Harlow, featuring poets Jay Franzel, Claire Hersom and Bob Maclaughlin along with blues musician Patrick Shepard. (Annie Finch will not be able to appear as originally scheduled.) All are invited to attend the event which is on Friday, November 18 beginning at 7pm and all are welcome. Refreshments are served and a $3 donation is appreciated at the door to support programming at the Gallery.

Cookie Contest & Bake Sale for “Young at Art”

Cookie Contest & Bake Sale for “Young at Art”

UPDATE: The Cookie Contest & Bake Sale is postponed to Christmas Eve, December 24. Attention culinary artists and creative bakers of all ages: enter your creative confections in the Harlow Gallery Cookie Contest and Bake Sale on Saturday, December 24th. Cookie sales will go to support Young at Art 2017 our annual K-8 student art show!

SECOND SUNDAYS: Snowflakes

SECOND SUNDAYS: Snowflakes

The Harlow Gallery’s last Second Sunday event of 2016, Snowflakes, lead by Cassie Bouton, is on December 11, 2-4pm. Join us for a peaceful, calming, family-friendly activity amidst a busy and sometimes stressful season. Learn how to make basic cut-outs or more ornate and advanced paper cutting techniques. All ages welcome.

Art Raffle: Custom Painting by Chris Cart

Art Raffle: Custom Painting by Chris Cart

Win a custom painting by Hallowell artist Chris Cart, your choice of a portrait of one or two people, or a painting of a home or business. Tickets are $25 each and only 600 will be sold.

Bookey Readings at the Harlow: OPEN MIC

Bookey Readings at the Harlow: OPEN MIC

The Bookey Readings At The Harlow invites area poets to come and read their work at the Harlow Gallery on Friday, August 12, 2016. Doors open at 6:30pm for poets to ‘sign in’ to read, with sign up ending promptly at 7pm. All welcome!

The Bookey Readings: Panepinto, Swiedom, Hopkins, Pollock

The Bookey Readings: Panepinto, Swiedom, Hopkins, Pollock

The Bookey Readings At The Harlow presents four poets who are completely new voices to the Harlow Gallery: Lisa Panepinto, Mark Swiedom, Matt Hopkins, and Dennis Pollock. The public is invited to attend and be inspired by an evening of vibrant spoken word from fresh, new voices. The event is on Friday, July 22 at 7pm.

SECOND SUNDAYS: Incredible Paper Cuts

SECOND SUNDAYS: Incredible Paper Cuts

All are invited to participate in August’s Second Sunday event, “Paper + Scissors = Incredible Paper Cuts” which takes place Sunday, September 11, from 2-4pm and is lead by Leslie A. Miller. Paper cuts are made by young and old almost all over the world. During this 2 hour event participants will investigate many forms of this craft and try various tools and papers.

The Bookey Readings: Maine Speaks!

The Bookey Readings: Maine Speaks!

On Friday, September 23rd, beginning at 7pm, the Harlow Gallery, opens their doors to poets Tom Lyford, Susann Pelletier, Kevin Sweeney, Marcia Wall Simmons and blue-grass musician, Stan Keach. These five performers will be reading poems and playing music uniquely ‘Maine’. This is the fifth event of the Bookey Readings at the Harlow. This event is open to the public with a $3 donation welcomed at the door.

SECOND SUNDAYS: Getting Warped: Basic Weaving 4/10

SECOND SUNDAYS: Getting Warped: Basic Weaving 4/10

Weaving Off the Loom with textile artist Jayson Hunt, will be held on Sunday, April 10th from 2-4pm. The public is invited to explore weaving with Jayson and learn simple weaving structures. Play with color and texture as you craft a simple strap, belt or band.

SECOND SUNDAYS: Meditative Drawing 5/15

SECOND SUNDAYS: Meditative Drawing 5/15

Inner Vision, A Meditative Drawing with art educator Wendy Burton, will be held May 15th, 2-4pm. (Third Sunday to avoid Mother’s Day.) Leave logic behind in favor of your inner self. Starting with a simple mark you’ll begin your meditative journey through an intuitive non-objective drawing.

SECOND SUNDAYS: “Take Your Dot For A Walk” 3/13

SECOND SUNDAYS: “Take Your Dot For A Walk” 3/13

You are invited to “Take Your Dot For A Walk” with local art educator Helene Farrar. On Sunday, March 13 from 2-4PM we will learn about the Artist Paul Klee while we honor Youth Art Month. You and your child are invited to create some energetic paintings together in an inspiring and educational afternoon!

SECOND SUNDAYS: Paper Jewelry 2/14

SECOND SUNDAYS: Paper Jewelry 2/14

Paper Jewelry lead by visual artists Margo Ogden and Claudia Brahms, will take place on Valentines Day, Sunday, February 14th, 2-4PM. Make a little something for your Valentine.

Members’ Mixer

Members’ Mixer

The first ever Members’ Mixer will be held Thursday, June 30th at 6pm – The first event in a potential ongoing series to strengthen and enhance the membership program through networking

Become a Community Member

Become a Community Member

 →  CLICK HERE FOR COMMUNITY MEMBERSHIP FORM ← Membership at the Harlow Gallery is not just for artists! Our Community Membership is for art lovers, collectors, enthusiasts and everyone in between. When…