Art Auction 2014
On Saturday April 5th 2014 artists of local and national acclaim have already committed to donate pieces for the event, which will be held from 10 am until 1 pm at the Alfred Village Hall. One can expect to bid on ceramic, glass, sculptural and functional pieces by many artists.
Tickets will be $15 each or 2 for $25, and will be available beginning February 21. Admission includes brunch appetizers, beverages, and live music from “Sound Foundation” during the preview, with child care available at the Montessori school for a nominal fee. For more information, to purchase tickets, or make a donation, call Carman Banzaca at 607-587-9334, or click the on the link to the left to pay.
Funds raised by the auction will help renovate and improve the Mike Kenyon community playground in Alfred, a cause that will benefit all of the children the community. Twenty years ago, the community rallied to create the existing playground, and the time has come to update the structure. We have consulted the original playground designers for direction as we plan renovations.
Artists: Please consider donating your artwork to our event.
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Alfred Montessori School
We believe that the key to changing the
world is through the hearts of children.
At the Alfred Montessori School we are
dedicated to giving families and
children a high quality program that
integrates Maria Montessori’s philosophy
with elements of child development to
create an enriching learning
environment. We offer a flexible program
that encourages children’s unique needs
and natural abilities which promotes
their desire to learn. Our school is an
independently operated non-profit
organization that is overseen by the
Board of Directors. The
Alfred Montessori School has an absolute
charter from the NYS Department of
Education and is licensed by the
NYS Office of Children and Family
Services as a day care facility.
The mission of the Alfred Montessori
School is to create a loving and
nurturing environment where the children
"learn, grow and become" into their own
productive being. The school also
strives to be flexible to our families'
needs while having a positive impression
on our community.