Community Programs

Upcoming events are listed below by date.


If you’re looking for information about any of the following regularly scheduled programs, please click through for more complete details.

Art for Kids

Art Lab


CAOS (Community Arts Open Studio)

Group / School Visits


Public Art Projects

Senior Art Class


Jul 20 @ 11:00 am – Aug 24 @ 5:00 pm
2017 Juried Award Winners
11:00 am
  ARTIST PANEL DISCUSSION: Friday, July 20, 4–5pm OPENING RECEPTION: Friday, July 20, 5–7pm Join us in celebrating the work of award winners from AVA’s 2017 Juried Summer Exhibition juried by John Stomberg, Virginia Rice[...]
Aug 9 @ 11:00 am – Aug 31 @ 5:00 pm
2018 Summer Intern Exhibition
11:00 am
Opening Reception: Thursday, August 9, 5-7pm AVA has been fortunate to have Keegan, Emmie, and Polina on board as Summer Interns this year. They have been integral to installations in AVA’s main galleries and offsite[...]
Aug 18 @ 4:00 pm – Sep 30 @ 5:00 pm
A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists
4:00 pm
Opening Reception at Pompanoosuc Mills : Saturday, August 18, 4-7pm AVA is pleased to present “A Celebration of Upper Valley Artists” on display in Pompanoosuc Mills’ showrooms in East Thetford, VT. There will be a[...]
Sep 7 @ 11:00 am – Oct 3 @ 5:00 pm
Nina Gaby, J. Turk, Janet Van Fleet, Lauren Gillette
11:00 am
  OPENING RECEPTION: Friday,  September 7, 5–7pm Nina Gaby: Other Alphabets–Dimensional Memoir Workshop: Dimensional Memoir Saturdays, September 15 & 29, 12–3:30pm Nina Gaby is a writer, visual artist and psychiatric nurse practitioner exploring the intersection[...]