The Farmers’ Museum and Fenimore Art Museum seek enthusiastic and engaging seasonal museum teachers to share their knowledge and expertise of the trades of the 19th century. If you enjoy speaking with students and visitors of all ages this is the job for you! Qualified candidates will demonstrate strong communication skills and be comfortable speaking in a one-on-one or group setting. Must be willing to work weekends and holidays.
Fenimore Art Museum
Fenimore is pleased to open its annual call for new plays as part of NEXT! Readings of New Works by Regional Playwrights taking place in February and March 2018. The objective of the program is to both stimulate and celebrate quality work by Central New York dramatists. (submissions must be received by December 15)
Celebrate Memorable Year in Cooperstown
at Community Day Oct. 1
-- Residents of Otsego County Receive Free Admission to
Fenimore Art Museum, The Farmers’ Museum and Hall of Fame --
American Folk Art: Seven Decades of Collecting
September 16–December 31, 2017
This fall, Fenimore Art Museum, featuring the Dick Button Collection, has partnered with The Otesaga Resort Hotel's Hawkeye Bar & Grill for an offer that makes a day trip to Cooperstown downright spectacular.
Head to FenimoreArt.com/fall to download your coupon and start saving!
Introduction to Still Life Painting
with artist Allison Hill-Edgar
Saturdays, 10am – 12pm on October 14, 21, 28, November 4, 11, 18
This course runs for six classes and each consists of two parts, a lecture (first 30 minutes of class) and a studio session (90 minutes) for a combined 2 hours.
Join Joe Festa, special collections librarian, as he explores the women's suffrage collections in the Research Library, in honor of the 100th anniversary of women's suffrage in New York State. Lunch and lecture included in the price. (Wednesday, October 25)
Sunrise on Otsego Lake Photo Excursion
Monday, August 28th 6:30 am – 8:00 am
Monday, October 2nd 7 am – 8:30 am
$15 per person. Tickets: sunrise-otsego-lake.eventbrite.com