Final Friday on the Square

Date(s) - April 24, 2015
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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Celebrate local student artists and enjoy an evening of fun on the historic Nelsonville Public Square this Final Friday! The evening’s festivities include:


  • Natural & Historical Interpretation students from Hocking College giving a tour around the Historic Square.  Meet at the Arch at 5:30.
  • Little Cities of the Black Diamonds is hosting a performance of “Cantilever Theater-Our Voices from the Overhanging Porch” using the balcony at the Dew House for five living history characters, telling their stories.
  • Art & Food returns outside on the Square.


Be sure to also check out:

Stuart’s Opera House:  Factory Street Dance Studio Spring Concert. 7pm. Factory Street Studio’s 26th Annual Spring Dance Concert is the culmination of the year’s work for FSS’s students and faculty. Dancers ages 5-18 perform both faculty and student-choreographed modern, ballet, jazz, hip hop, tap, and pointe pieces.


Hocking Art will show at the former Tish’s Treasures: Opening Night: 2015 Senior Art Exhibition Seniors concentrating in various art disciplines will showcase their work through May 8th. The exhibit will include photography, ceramics and glass.


Starbrick Cooperative Gallery:  Opening Night: Happiness is…the Children’s Art Show by area elementary and middle school artists, curated by their teachers. Student work from Logan Elementary, Athens Middle & High Schools, and Nelsonville High.  In the Window:  Athens High School regional finalists of the Governors Youth Art Show.


Paper Circle:  Opening Night: Just -A-Jar, Works by the Marietta Letterpress. Antique type and wooducts on display. Posters featuring many musicians who have appeared at Stuarts Opera House on display and for sale.


Stuart’s Gallery 1879:  Continuing:  Women on the Line, a poster exhibit of selected poems designed by graphic design students from Ohio University.


The Plaid Butterfly:  is excited to announce the arrival of gorgeous quality-handmade aprons from Amy Bonnette.  (Johanna’s Mom)  These whimsical beauties are functional and sure to delight.  Stop in & try one on.


Nelsonville Library:  Open until 8 pm! For kids & families: Drop in from 5:30-7:00 pm and make a piece of art. All materials will be provided. Today is the last day of our Epic Book Giveaway. ALL BOOKS GIVEN AWAY FREE!!! (We need the space.)


More to see and do:  Nelsonville Emporium, The Nelsonville Flower Shop, Around the Corner Studio, The Mine, PDQ, & Fullbrooks.


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