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


Feb 2 @ 5:00 pm – Mar 9 @ 5:00 pm
Brenda Phillips: Journey
5:00 pm
OPENING RECEPTION: Friday, February 2, 5–7pm Brenda Phillips: Journey A survivor of childhood abuse, Phillips used art as a therapeutic tool to heal herself from the scars of her past. Through her work we can see[...]
Feb 16 @ 5:00 pm – Mar 9 @ 5:00 pm
Best of the Upper Valley High School Exhibition
5:00 pm
OPENING RECEPTION AND AWARD CEREMONY Friday, February 16, 5–7pm AVA contacted a number of regional Vermont and New Hampshire public, private, and vocational high schools, encouraging the art faculty to nominate works by students who[...]
In The Realms Of The Unreal: The Mystery Of Henry Darger
7:00 pm
In The Realms Of The Unreal: The Mystery Of Henry Darger  ( 2004 / 80 minuntes ) Henry Darger, an elderly recluse, spent his childhood in an Illinois asylum for “feeble-minded” children and his adulthood[...]
Mar 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Joseph Cornell: Worlds In A Box
7:00 pm
Joseph Cornell: Worlds In A Box  ( 1991 /  43 minutes ) An exploration of the life and aesthetics of one of the most unique and important 20th century American artists. As a bonus 2[...]
Mar 31 @ 11:00 am – Apr 7 @ 8:00 pm
Silent Auction 2018
11:00 am
For 40+ years, AVA Gallery has connected the region with the joy of making and viewing art. Almost since the beginning, the annual Silent Auction has been our largest and most spirited fundraiser. Funds raised[...]