Grange Halls, Past & Present – NEW

Grange Halls, Past & Present – NEW

Wednesday, June 26, 2024 Grange Halls were the heart of our region’s agricultural communities for decades. Today, many of these storied buildings remain in use as community centers, dual-purpose business and living spaces, and art studios, while some continue their commitment to local farms. Each retains distinctive, yet cohesive architecture, all emerging at a time…

Small Farm Rising: Keeseville

Small Farm Rising: Keeseville

Thursday, July 18, 2024Keeseville Community Arts Festival Farming has remained a defining staple of the Champlain Valley for over two hundred years. Today, local food production is transforming the landscape and revitalizing regional farming. In this outing, we will visit several small farms and meet local artisans who have ushered in a new wave of…

“Welcome to Keeseville” Coloring Book: Open House

“Welcome to Keeseville” Coloring Book: Open House

Saturday, July 20, 2024Keeseville Community Arts Festival AdkAction’s Keeseville Community Arts Festival — July 19 and 20 — brings together artists, residents, and families to celebrate place each year. Whether you’re an art enthusiast, amateur painter, or someone looking for an exciting family-friendly event, there is something for you! This year, festival attendees can pick…

Historic Essex – FULL

Historic Essex – FULL

Wednesday, September 11, 2024 Situated on the scenic western shore of Lake Champlain with spacious views of Vermont, the community of Essex features an astonishing 150 significant buildings listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Following the American Revolutionary War, this little settlement prospered as an active center for shipping, industry, and commerce. Because…

Sketching Workshop: Lake Placid

Sketching Workshop: Lake Placid

Friday, September 13 – Saturday September 14, 2024 Whether you have no experience or are a seasoned artist, this hands-on workshop will connect you to your inner artist and to the places you know and love! Through this workshop, participants will learn how to hone their observations to capture the details, scale, and special features…