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Art Blooms at Croft Farm

The Croft Farm is an eighty acre site was once the site of a working farm and mill and a stop on the Underground Railroad. I t now functions as a the home of the Cherry Hil Arts Center; the grounds are centered around a sixteen room farmhouse, the original section of which was constructed in 1753. The site is now home to the Cherry Hill Arts Center.

An upcoming event at the farmis the “Art Blooms Week at Croft Farm”

Croft Farm comes alive with art, handmade crafts and fun for the entire family

Saturday, April 25 – Sunday, May 3Croft Farm Arts Center
100 Bortons Mill Road
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034Contact: The Cherry Hill Arts Board at 856-661-4810 or Arts@CHTownship.com

Craft Festival & Family Fun Weekend
April 25 and 26, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Free

More than 60 craft vendors will showcase their wares during our fourth annual Craft Festival which will also include kids activities such as a moon bounce and hands-on crafts as well as a community fair. This weekend is sponsored by: My Gym.

Juried Art Exhibit
Opening Reception: April 25, 6 p.m.
Free

This Juried Art Exhibit features original two-dimensional works in watercolor, pastels, oils and more. All artwork is available for sale. During the Opening Reception, artist awards will be given and light refreshments will be served.

You may also view the exhibit during any Art Blooms events and on the following dates: April 25 (11a-5p), April 26 (11a-5p), April 27 (1-7p), April 30 (1-7p)

Cinematic Reflections with Joe Truitt featuring “Slumdog Millionaire”
April 28, 7 p.m.
Tickets: $2

Enjoy this film screening and discussion hosted by film critic and retired Cherry Hill teacher Joe Truitt. Purchase tickets in advance or at the door.

Luncheon with the Arts for Seniors featuring “The Hotsy Totsy Girls”
April 29, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Tickets: $5 in advance
($8 at the door)
View the art while enjoying lunch and entertainment. The Hotsy Totsy Girls sing in three-part harmony style, reminiscent of the Andrews sisters.

Poetry Reading of Original Works
April 29, 7 p.m.
Tickets: $2

Join area poets as they read from their original works during this seasonal poetry reading hosted by Poetry Chair and Arts Board Member, Herb Druker. Purchase tickets in advance or at the door.

Concert for Young Music Lovers
April 30, 10:30 a.m.
Tickets: $8

The Arts Board encourages young listeners to enjoy this concert hosted by Philadelphia Orchestra Cellist Bob Cafaro and is designed to introduce children ages 3 to 5 to classical music favorites.

A Pops Afternoon of Cole Porter
May 3, 3 p.m.
Tickets: $15
(Seniors: $12)
Join us for another concert in collaboration with the Ocean City Pops. Singers Jody Kidwell and Dominic Inferrera, along with wonderful Ocean City Pops musicians, bring us an afternoon of the memorable melodies of Cole Porter.

Crafters, Artists and Poets: If you’re interested in submitting original work for the exhibit, craft festival or poetry reading, please contact the Arts Board for submission guidelines or more information at 856-661-4810 or Arts@CHTownship.com

 

 

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D’s Dawgs Benefit 5K Run May 31st

This is an open invitation to all. There going to be an event on May 31st to benefit a local charity called D’s Dawgs. It’s a 5K Run/1 Mile Fun Walk. To benefit Brain Aneurysm research and to help fund local scholarships for local children. Please go to the website www.dsdawgs.org.

Thank you,

D’s Dad

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