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The Adirondack Museum in Blue Mountain Lake announced over the weekend that it will preserve the cabin built by Anne LaBastille. LaBastille's book "Woodswoman" was published...
The Seagle Music Colony's summer season continues with a production of one of the most performed American operas, Susannah. The show opens in Schroon Lake on...
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A new exhibit Shawn Halperin: New Works 2014 opens Friday, August 1 with a reception from 5-7 pm at the NorthWind Fine Arts Gallery in Saranac Lake, NY. On display through September 1, 2014.
A new exhibit, Four Mediums - Four Women - Four Adirondack Perspectives, works by Diane Leifheit, Janet-Marie Yeates, Sarah Yoeman and Frances Gaffney, is on display at the Widlund Gallery in the Tannery Pond Community Center, North Creek, NY through July 31, 2014.

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