“Artists Raise The Roof”
The Woman’s Club of Erie Presents
“Artists Raise the Roof”
Fine Art Gallery Show benefiting the roof restoration of the Galbraith Mansion, home of the Woman’s Club of Erie located at 259 West Sixth Street (6th and Myrtle). Parking at the 7th and Myrtle.
Public is welcome to tour the historic former Galbraith Mansion and shop a wide variety of artwork (paintings, photography, sculptures, drawings and fiber art).
The artwork is by local artists including members of the Erie Photography Club, Lake Erie Fiber Arts Guild, Northwest Pennsylvania Artists Association (NPAA), Photographic Arts Society of NW PA (PASNWPA.org), and Presque Isle Artists Association (PIAA). For more information, please visit eriewomansclub.com or call 814-823-9005.
Show Hours: Friday, October 11, 2013 from 5:00 – 9:00 PM (Opening Reception)
and Saturday, October 12, 2013 from 2:00 – 8:00 PM
Free Admission, Refreshments, Cash and Carry Sale.
Please consider participating in this fundraiser. It is a good cause. The Woman’s Club of Erie is a 501c3 philanthropic organization that aims, through its various fund raisers, dinner and speaker series, to improve the lives of women and children in the Erie community. Since its beginnings the organization has been a champion to numerous civic causes in the Erie community such as the founding of the Visiting Nurses Association, donating to the Juvenile Diabetes foundation and Safenet-a temporary shelter for abused and displaced women and their children-just to name a few. The building, purchased in 1925 from the original owners, is currently utilized as a meeting place for members.