Monthly Archives: August, 2011

Stretch/Yoga Classes with Michelle Peguero

KIN*AST*EX, the stretch/yoga program with instructor Michelle Peguero, continues with new sessions Wednesday, September 7. Michelle, former gymnastics instructor at Columbia Academy, offers programs for all ability levels and focuses on flexibility, core strength and whole body coordination. More info and pdf brochure available under News and Events/Classes and by contacting Michelle at michelle.p.peguero@gmail.com or calling 570-387-6126.

CROSSINGS – The Newsletter of the Moose Exchange

The August edition of Crossings is hot off the presses and full of tidbits, photos of recent activities and information about upcoming events. Copies are available at the Exchange and online under News and Events. Please do us a favor and pass Crossings on to a friend or neighbor or favorite aunt. Help us spread the word that the Exchange is a happening place!

Upcoming Classes with Annie Barnhardt

Artist/tenant Annie Barnhardt recently conducted informal introductory sessions in Italic Calligraphy and Beginning Bookbinding. Annie has scheduled one day “Make & Take” classes in Bookbinding in September and an ongoing Italic Calligraphy class running from October 1-December 3. For further information regarding specific dates and costs, contact Annie at 570-380-1068 or at artistinbloom.annie@gmail.com. Registration forms are available in the entry of the Exchange.

Figurative by Jason Godeke & William Whitmoyer through Sept 10

Paintings, drawings and other works by Exchange artist/tenant William Whitmoyer and BU art professor Jason Godeke are currently on view through September 10 in the Stairwell Gallery. Whitmoyer and Godeke host the figure drawing sessions on Wednesday evenings at the Exchange. A reception for the artists was held September 2 in the Ballroom.

Box of Light Lego Build and Film Competition Tonight at 6

Box of Light Digital Arts Studio invites kids ages 5-14 to participate in its first LEGO Competition. The goal? To have a blast, be creative and spend quality time with other Lego Maniacs. Rescheduled for October 7, 6-9 pm; visit www.boxoflight.org for details and to register. Prior registration is suggested.

Legendary Comics and Tea Room Open

Legendary Comics and Tea Room, the best in current comic books and delicious teas, opened August 27 in Studio 105. Stop in and welcome our new tenant as they launch a one-of-a-kind shop in downtown Bloomsburg. You can also visit them on the web at www.legendarycomicsandtearoom.com

Stretch/Yoga Program with Michelle Peguero

Continuing to bring new programs to the community, the Exchange hosts a pilot program in Stretch/Yoga with instructor Michelle Peguero of Bloomsburg, two afternoons a week, Wednesday and Friday, 5-6 pm. All levels, beginner and up. Please bring a yoga mat (a beach towel works) and a water bottle (bottled water available for $1).  Classes [...]

Chalk the Walk Saturday

Some may look at Jefferson Street next to the Exchange and see a way from Point A to Point B, but artist Cindi Hron sees a blank canvas. Join her Saturday, 10 am-1 pm, as she and participants of all ages Chalk the Walk during Gridlock. And if all that art making stirs your hunger, [...]

Free Introductory Art Lessons with Annie Barnhardt

Been hankering to try something new? Artist/tenant Annie Barnhardt will teach introductory classes August 19 and 20 in connection with downtown ArtFest. Sessions of Beginning Drawing, Intro to Calligraphy and Simple Bookbinding will be offered Friday evening and Saturday morning. A great opportunity to learn from a talented artist–and it’s free at the Exchange. See [...]

“Game on!” Saturday

Returning this Saturday to the Exchange: Game Day! All ages and skill levels welcomed for board games, card games, and more. Have breakfast with the Starving Artists and then have some fun with your family, friends, and neighbors, in the Grille Room starting at 9 am. We’ll have the bowling alley open, too. Don’t miss [...]