Foothills Arts Council, Inc Upcoming Events

First Annual Foothills Creative Writing Contest. Aug 10 - Nov 1, 2019. Free and open to all NY State residents age 13+. Prizes of publication in our Inspired anthology for 3 people in each of 3 categories: Fiction, Non-fiction, and Poetry. For rules and submission addresses visit the Creative Writing Contest page. Co-sponsored  the by Amsterdam Free Library.

Join Party Paintings at the Europa Cafe in Amsterdam, NY on January 25 at 3 pm to benefit the Foothills Arts Council. Party to be led by area artist Janene Bouck.  Price: $30.00 donation. Includes drinks, snacks, and materials.  Bring your own wine, if preferred. Reserve your seat at

Winter Writer's Group -The Amsterdam Free Library and Foothills Arts Council, Inc. announce our Writer’s Group Workshop Series, where writers will come to write, read, share and critique their own and other’s work, in a supportive, instructional environment. Workshops are led by accomplished writers and are absolutely free.  Jan-May 2020, the second Monday of each month, at 6:00 pm at the Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., Amsterdam, NY. Co-sponsored by Foothills Arts Council, Inc. and the library.

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