June Newsletter

Rick Mascaro, Founder & Executive Director FROM THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR When you begin an adventure, you always hope for the best. So is the case with our Lake Shore Center for the Arts. We had no real idea if we were building something that the region would find beneficial or if this was something that only…

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May Newsletter

LSCFTA May Newsletter FROM THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR “If you build it, they will come!” Do you remember that ethereal voice whispering that encouragement to Kevin Costner in the movie FIELD OF DREAMS? With that same  type of vision, a few true believers began our journey that would lead Lake Shore Center for the Arts to…

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April Newsletter

LSCFTA April Newsletter Hello Members and Friends! CLASSIC MOVIE NIGHT night Tuesday, April 16, at 7:00 PM. This month’s feature is THE MALTESE FALCON, the 1941 Humphrey Bogart classic. Join us! It’s always a fun evening with a cartoon, newsreel and maybe a selected short subject from the year the film was made. BRENDA ENO…

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March Newsletter

Leap Year! A friendly reminder that time marches on for all of us. Let’s see, am I supposed to set my clock ahead one hour, set it back one hour or say a “decade” of the rosary to honor the Virgin Mary? Hmm, I may have that confused! I get these calendar rules and religious…

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February Newsletter

We have an updated logo We have updated our logo to include the images of the camera and clapboard to include our Innovation Studio with the other arts that we have always embraced.  Hello Members and Friends   MEMBERSHIP DRIVE: We’re not kidding when we say “We could not do this without you.”  If you’ve not…

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January Newsletter

It’s a New Year! Welcome 2024 Executive Directors Thoughts A brief sports comment before the arts. So here we are, January 14th, 2024 on a day we are supposed to be watching our beloved Bills and Steelers playing off in a championship game. Sadly, Buffalo does not have a domed, climate-controlled stadium and has opted…

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September Newsletter

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A note from our Executive Director: As an educator most of my life, this time of the year always brings to the surface so many emotions. I ran across this quote by Sara Baume in my readings and it struck a chord. With the many retired educators in our midst  I daresay it will for…

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Hello Members and Friends!

This continues to be a long haul, but we have light at the end of the tunnel! After a long hiatus, we have news. I guess “in order” is the way to proceed. Over the winter we had some water damage before the church roof was repaired. Consequently, that led to some upgrades – painting,…

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Remember This!? Lake Shore Center For The Arts Opens

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WESTFIELD — The Lake Shore Center for the Arts organization hosted a grand opening for its new digs in Westfield last month. Center officials showcased the new space that includes a state-of-the-art theater, recital hall and art gallery. A ribbon-cutting ceremony sponsored by the Westfield-Barcelona Chamber of Commerce started the formal program while more than…

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