(10/1) Barn Tour

Our first Barn Tour fundraiser is Sunday, October 1st, from 11AM to 4PM! Take a self-guided tour of structures in the Hobart-Bloomville-Bovina area that characterize our region’s agricultural heritage and hilly farmland. Get an up-close look at iconic bank and ramp-style barns, the cupolas that decorate and ventilate them, their timber frames, and the stone foundations upon which […]

Heads Up! Multimedia Silent Auction Fundraiser

A thousand thanks to the contributors of the “Heads Up!” fundraising exhibit! Liz Hoheusle • Jessamee Sanders • Jill Tannone • Gerry Gomez Pearlberg • Yemana Sanders • Lanny Harrison • John Jackson •  Caitlyn Davey • Abby Kinsley • Richard Kathmann • Lisa Jacobson • Annie Hayes • Alan Herman • Drew Herman • […]

West Kortright Fair 2017 (Thank you’s)

A thousand thanks to everyone who joined us for our 12th Annual Labor Day Extravaganza! Thank you to our 2017 Sponsors: CADE, Pure Catskills, Townsquare Media, The Daily Star, Community Bank, Scoville-Meno Honda, Preferred Mutual, and Five Star Subaru. Extra thanks to the A. Lindsay and Olive B. O’Connor Foundation and Robert B. and Addie P. Thomson […]

East Meets West Theater Workshop Series (August)

The West Kortright Centre is offering its eighth annual East Meets West theater workshop series for teens and adults this August. Taught by actress and performance artist Lanny Harrison, the workshop will be held on four Thursdays: August 10, 17, 24, and 31, from 7–9 PM, off-site at the instructor’s East Meredith barn studio. The […]

Many thanks to our 2017 sponsors and playbill advertisers!

Please support the local businesses and organizations that support the West Kortright Centre! Bruce Aaronson, DDS Area Sewage Disposal Services Artisans’ Guild Artware Autumn Cafe Awestruck Ciders B-Side Ballroom James M. Bercovitz, PsyD. Brewery Ommegang Center for Agricultural Development & Entrepreneurship Catskill Food Company Catskill Recreation Center C.E. Kiff Inc. Clark Companies Cleinman Performance Partners […]

(Through 8/26) Paintings by Erik Schoonebeek

Erik Schoonebeek grew up in Delhi, NY and counts his experiences at the West Kortright Centre as being formative to becoming an artist and an adult. The WKC is now pleased to feature Schoonebeek as its next exhibiting artist. His solo show opens on Friday, July 14th, with a reception from 5-7PM. This event is […]

Last Minute Local Gifts

Happy Holidays from the West Kortright Centre!Looking for a last-minute gift? Support the businesses that support The WKC! Oneonta Artisans’ Guild (locally made art & artisan goods) Artware (art supplies, cards, & calendars) Green Toad Bookstore (great selection of books & gifts) Oculo Visitant Gallery (jewelry, tattoo/piercing gift certificate) Oneonta Farmers’ Market (artisanal foods & […]

2018 Playbill Advertising

Why support the arts? •Build market share •Reinforce your brand •Reach new customers •Generate goodwill •A thriving arts community helps recruit & retain talent •The arts contribute to the local economy & quality of life •Arts drive tourism By placing an ad in our 2018 Playbill, you bring valuable financial support to our programming while […]

Remembering Grace Kathmann

WKC founding member Grace Marie Kathmann, 75, passed away Friday, Nov. 25, 2016. A global traveler who was very active in her communities, Grace’s wise and caring views of the world will live on in her friends and family. (Full obituary at The Daily Star) The WKC is honored to be listed as a beneficiary […]

Thank you for another amazing season!

Our 2016 season has been a whirlwind of of stellar music and wonderful people! Now we begin the process all over again… There are many ways to support The WKC as we prepare for the our 2017 season: • Become a member • Make a tax-deductible donation to the 2017 Program Fund Drive • Make […]