Programs | Special Events

Throughout the year, special events are offered at the Fenimore Art Museum and, across the street at its sister institution, The Farmers' Museum. Occasionally reservations are required or special admission pricing applies; please see specific listings.

Special Events Dates
LOL Play Readings: Hell Haven February 19, 2016
Paint the Town Mural Series February 20, 2016
Paint the Town Mural Series February 21, 2016
Workshop: Painting Shadow & Light February 24, 2016 - June 9, 2015
LOL Play Readings: God of Carnage February 26, 2016
Workshop: Painting Shadow & Light March 2, 2016 - June 9, 2015
LOL Play Readings: The Cherry Orchard March 4, 2016
Workshop: Painting Shadow & Light March 9, 2016 - June 9, 2015
Workshop: Painting Shadow & Light March 16, 2016 - June 9, 2015
Workshop: Painting Shadow & Light March 23, 2016 - June 9, 2015
Workshop: Painting Shadow & Light March 30, 2016 - June 9, 2015
Museum Reopens for the Season April 1, 2016
Spring Members' Reception April 1, 2016
Teacher Appreciation Day April 2, 2016
Community Exhibition Opening Reception: Springbrook Community Exhibit April 8, 2016
NYS History Day April 18, 2016
Painting Workshop: Monochromatic Moods April 19, 2016 - August 4, 2015
Painting Workshop: Monochromatic Moods April 26, 2016 - August 4, 2015
Painting Workshop: Monochromatic Moods May 3, 2016 - August 4, 2015
Community Exhibition Opening Reception: LEAF May 5, 2016
Photography Workshop: Blue Prints (Cyanotypes) May 7, 2016
Mother's Day at Fenimore May 8, 2016
Painting Workshop: Monochromatic Moods May 10, 2016 - August 4, 2015
Painting Workshop: Monochromatic Moods May 17, 2016 - August 4, 2015
Photography Workshop: Alternative Processes May 21, 2016
Painting Workshop: Monochromatic Moods May 24, 2016 - August 4, 2015
Native American Story Telling in the Amphitheater May 28, 2016
Otsego: A Meeting Place - Guided Tour May 29, 2016
Native American Story Telling in the Amphitheater June 4, 2016
Otsego: A Meeting Place - Guided Tour June 5, 2016
Character Tour: Ansel Adams June 5, 2016
Community Exhibition Opening Reception: Our Town June 9, 2016
Native American Story Telling in the Amphitheater June 11, 2016
Otsego: A Meeting Place - Guided Tour June 12, 2016
Character Tour: Ansel Adams June 12, 2016
Exhibition Opening: Shakespeare Theatre Production Posters June 17, 2016
Native American Story Telling in the Amphitheater June 18, 2016
Character Tour: Ansel Adams June 19, 2016
Otsego: A Meeting Place - Guided Tour June 19, 2016
Community Exhibition Opening Reception: A Celebration of Schools June 23, 2016
Native American Story Telling in the Amphitheater June 25, 2016
Otsego: A Meeting Place - Guided Tour June 26, 2016
Character Tour: Ansel Adams June 26, 2016
Painting Workshop: Romancing the Lake with artist Susan Jones Kenyon June 28, 2016 - October 27, 2015
Community Exhibition Opening Reception: Art by the Lake Winner June 30, 2016
Native American Story Telling in the Amphitheater July 2, 2016
Otsego: A Meeting Place - Guided Tour July 3, 2016
Character Tour: Ansel Adams July 3, 2016
Painting Workshop: Romancing the Lake with artist Susan Jones Kenyon July 5, 2016 - October 27, 2015
Main Stage: The Crucible July 6, 2016
Lake Effect Concert July 8, 2016
Native American Story Telling in the Amphitheater July 9, 2016
Otsego: A Meeting Place - Guided Tour July 10, 2016
Character Tour: Ansel Adams July 10, 2016
Intro to Photography Camp (Ages 9-12) July 11, 2016
Intro to Photography Camp (Ages 13-18) July 11, 2016
Intro to Photography Camp (Ages 9-12) July 12, 2016
Intro to Photography Camp (Ages 13-18) July 12, 2016
Painting Workshop: Romancing the Lake with artist Susan Jones Kenyon July 12, 2016 - October 27, 2015
Intro to Photography Camp (Ages 13-18) July 13, 2016
Main Stage: The Crucible July 13, 2016
Intro to Photography Camp (Ages 9-12) July 13, 2016
Intro to Photography Camp (Ages 9-12) July 14, 2016
Intro to Photography Camp (Ages 13-18) July 14, 2016
NYSHA Annual Members' Meeting and Reception July 14, 2016
Intro to Photography Camp (Ages 13-18) July 15, 2016
Annual Summer Gala July 15, 2016
Intro to Photography Camp (Ages 9-12) July 15, 2016
Native American Story Telling in the Amphitheater July 16, 2016
Character Tour: Henri Toulouse-Lautrec July 17, 2016 - December 27, 2015
Otsego: A Meeting Place - Guided Tour July 17, 2016
Painting Workshop: Romancing the Lake with artist Susan Jones Kenyon July 19, 2016 - October 27, 2015
Main Stage: The Crucible July 20, 2016
Native American Story Telling in the Amphitheater July 23, 2016
Otsego: A Meeting Place - Guided Tour July 24, 2016
Character Tour: Henri Toulouse-Lautrec July 24, 2016 - December 27, 2015
Painting Workshop: Romancing the Lake with artist Susan Jones Kenyon July 26, 2016 - October 27, 2015
Main Stage: The Crucible July 27, 2016
Native American Story Telling in the Amphitheater July 30, 2016
Character Tour: Henri Toulouse-Lautrec July 31, 2016 - December 27, 2015
Otsego: A Meeting Place - Guided Tour July 31, 2016
Week-Long Experience: Museum Adventure Camp August 1, 2016
Week-Long Experience: Museum Adventure Camp August 2, 2016
Painting Workshop: Romancing the Lake with artist Susan Jones Kenyon August 2, 2016 - October 27, 2015
Main Stage: Romeo & Juliet August 3, 2016
Week-Long Experience: Museum Adventure Camp August 3, 2016
Week-Long Experience: Museum Adventure Camp August 4, 2016
Community Exhibition Opening Reception: Otsego Land Trust August 4, 2016
Lake Effect Concert August 5, 2016
Week-Long Experience: Museum Adventure Camp August 5, 2016
Art by the Lake August 6, 2016
Native American Story Telling in the Amphitheater August 6, 2016
Character Tour: Henri Toulouse-Lautrec August 7, 2016 - December 27, 2015
Otsego: A Meeting Place - Guided Tour August 7, 2016
Main Stage: Romeo & Juliet August 10, 2016
Special Play Reading: The String of Pearls August 12, 2016
Native American Story Telling in the Amphitheater August 13, 2016
Special Play Reading: The String of Pearls August 13, 2016
Otsego: A Meeting Place - Guided Tour August 14, 2016
Character Tour: James Whistler August 14, 2016
Main Stage: Romeo & Juliet August 17, 2016
Native American Story Telling in the Amphitheater August 20, 2016
Character Tour: James Whistler August 21, 2016
Otsego: A Meeting Place - Guided Tour August 21, 2016
Main Stage: Romeo & Juliet August 24, 2016
Native American Story Telling in the Amphitheater August 27, 2016
Otsego: A Meeting Place - Guided Tour August 28, 2016
Character Tour: James Whistler August 28, 2016
Main Stage: Romeo & Juliet August 31, 2016
Community Exhibition Opening Reception: Covered Bridges of CNY September 1, 2016
Native American Story Telling in the Amphitheater September 3, 2016
Character Tour: James Whistler September 4, 2016
Otsego: A Meeting Place - Guided Tour September 4, 2016
Romancing the Lake Exhibition Opening September 7, 2016
Character Tour: James Whistler September 11, 2016
Painting Workshop: Capturing Color September 20, 2016
Workshop: Landscape Photography September 24, 2016
Painting Workshop: Capturing Color September 27, 2016
2016 Americana Symposium September 30, 2016
Fall Members' Reception September 30, 2016
Workshop: Landscape Photography October 1, 2016
Painting Workshop: Capturing Color October 4, 2016
Community Exhibition Opening Reception: Child Advocacy Center October 6, 2016
Workshop: Landscape Photography October 8, 2016
Painting Workshop: Capturing Color October 11, 2016
Workshop: Landscape Photography October 15, 2016
Painting Workshop: Capturing Color October 18, 2016
Photography Workshop: Wet-Plate Tintypes October 22, 2016
Painting Workshop: Capturing Color October 25, 2016
Community Exhibition Opening Reception: Hartwick College November 3, 2016
Community Exhibition Opening: Holiday Memories December 2, 2016
Holiday Members' Reception December 4, 2016