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MEMBER NEWS


THE AWARDS WE RECEIVED

The Sterling and Dorothy Strauser Award was presented to Paul on Saturday September 10, 2016 by The celebration of the Arts Festival

The award is to honor those who have demonstrated excellence in the arts and has shared their insights and inspiration by encouraging creativity.


The Monroe County Image Awards presented The Forwardian Film Festival their award for Community Films on Sunday September 11, 2016.


HIGHLIGHTS OF

THINGS TO COME.


The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort in Shawnee-on-Delaware, PA presents their Community Concerts Series every Tuesday .


The Shawnee Inn in Shawnee on Delaware, PA presents The Riverside Rhythm the first Wednesday of the month beginning at 7pm featuring Big Band Music and Ballroom Dancing.


The Renegade Urban Winery in Stroudsburg, PA presents music by featured performers Every Friday and Saturday along with an Open Mic Nite on Thursdays.


TriVersity in Milford, PA will present their winter classic-film series hosted by John D iLeo every Thursday evening beginning at 7pm.


Music is presented The Deer Head Inn in Delaware Water Gap, PA Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday along with a Jazz Jam on Thursdays and The Water Gap Jazz Orchestra the last Monday of the month .


The F risky Goat Coffeehouse in Milford, PA will hold their Emerging Voices Open Mic hosted by Veronica Coyne the second Saturday of the month beginning with sign ups and a Reception at 6:30pm with performances starting at 7pm.

The Sherman Showcase in Stroudsburg, PA holds their weekly Open Mic Nite every Sunday Night.


Saturday January 20

The Red Carpet Raconteur will be performed at the Hall of The Castle Inn in Delaware Water Gap, PA .


The Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg, PA presents The Pocono Winter Beerfest.


Sunday January 21

The Centenary Stage Company in Hackettstown, NJ presents Danny Bacher in Swing That Music: A Jazz Tribute to the Three Louis as part of their January Thaw Music Festival in the Sitnik Theater of the Lackland Performing Arts Center.


The Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg, PA hosts the 2018 Pocono Winter Wine, Food, and Spirits Festival beginning at 12Noon.


Thursday January 25

The Dunning Art Gallery located on the NCC Monroe Campus in Tannersville, PA will hold an Artists’ Reception for their The American Identity: Art that Expresses Social, Historical and Political Issues in American Culture Exhibition. The Exhibition will be on display until May 18.


Friday January 26

The Pocono Bluegrass and Folk Society presents their Eighteenth Annual WinterFest at the Quality INN in Stroudsburg, PA until January 28. See Facebook Invitation.


Saturday January 27

The Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg, PA presents Killswitch Engage and Anthrax – The Killthrax Tour Havok.


The Centenary Stage Company in Hackettstown, NJ presents Matuto as part of their January Thaw Music Festival in the Sitnik Theater of the Lackland Performing Arts Center.


Sunday January 28

The Allentown, PA Art Museum presents their Women of Vision: On Assignment with National Geographic Photographers Exhibition which will be on display until March 8 .


“THE FORWARDIAN ARTS SOCIETY is a fellowship of people who love the arts sharing the belief the arts can inspire our creative dreams to become magnificent worlds of our deepest experiences reminding us who we really are. Therefore, our fellowship shares a desire to support, encourage, and explore the artistic experiences of creative individuals and groups as they go forward toward their dreams.” Mission Statement


The current issue of our Art News magazine titled, "The Forwardian Gazette" is filled with reflections upon the creative wonders of our most recent memories and the dreamlike experiences of the future.


The current issue of our Literary and Arts magazine titled, "Forwardian" is filled with stories that speak to you, poetry that inspire you, and images that will captivate you.

Our publications are available through our website at no charge. To receive a free copy of our magazines in your email, contact us with the words "Subscribe me to (Name of Magazine)" in your message.


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YOU CAN BE IN OUR MAGAZINE

Are you an Artist, Photographer, Writer, and/or Poet who would like to see your work published in our Literary and Arts Magazine "Forwardian?" Well, then. Here's your chance. We'll be accepting submissions for our next issue from March 1 until May 15, 2018. Please read our policy and submission guidelines. We can't wait to experience your work.


Vote for the January Winner

The Forwardian Arts Society invites you to help choose which image in our Art and Photography competition will be included in our literary and arts magazine "Forwardian" Gallery Section. The winner of the competition will be determined by the number of "Likes" it receives between January 15 and the 28. Just go to our January 2018 Gallery on Facebook and “Like” the Image (s) you like.


OUR RECENT ADVENTURES IN THE ARTS

AND THOSE IMPRINTED IN OUR ARCHIVAL  MEMORIES


The Debut of Beauty/El Debut de la Belleza

Read All About it Soon

The screening of the premiere episode of Beautiful Day/Un Dia Bonito was held at the Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort in Shawnee on Delaware, PA on Thursday January 18. PICTURES.


The Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg, PA held their Second Annual Winter Craftfest on Saturday January 13. PICTURES.


The Charcuterie in Stroudsburg, PA held a Champagne Reception for a Photographic Exhibition featuring the work of Andrea Robbins Rimberg on Wednesday January 10. PICTURES


The Soho in the Burg Art Gallery presented their Sparks Joy Holiday Art Show at The Renegade Winery in Stroudsburg, PA until January 10. PICTURES.


The Painted Door Antique and Art Shop in Delaware Water Gap, PA presented their Exhibition featuring the work of Jose Santamaria until January 2. PICTURES.


 A New Year Celebration was held at The Renegade Winery in Stroudsburg, PA on December 31, 2017 and January 1, 2018. PICTURES.


The Trinity Centennial Band s Fourth Annual Holiday Concert featuring The Pocono Vocal Locals took place at The Stroudsburg, PA High School on Monday December 18 . PICTURES.


The Sherman Showcase in Stroudsburg, PA held their weekly Open Mic Nite featuring the band Live On on Sunday December 17. PICTURES


The School of Visual and Performing Arts in Stroudsburg, PA held their Annual Holiday Show on Saturday December 16. PICTURES




A Holiday Party was held for those who participated in the Eighteenth Annual Black Bear Festival as volunteers at the Church of the Good Shepard in Milford, PA on Friday December 1. PICTURES.


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