Summer of Hamilton Exhibition

Summer of Hamilton Exhibition August 7 – September 7, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM, Monday – Friday Closed Weekends FREE to Public As part of our Hamilton summer at Yellow Springs, we are hosting an exhibition based on the life of Alexander Hamilton. It is available to the public free of charge. It opens August 7th and will run through September 7th, in the Lincoln Building at Historic Yellow Springs. Exhibition hours are 10 AM to 4 PM daily. Closed weekends. We encourage you to view this informative exhibition of the life of Hamilton. ALEXANDER HAMILTON Alexander Hamilton was born in 1757. From Lt. Col. he was promoted to Major General of the Continental Army and served as senior aide de camp to Commander General George Washington and assisted Washington in running the Revolutionary War. He commanded three battalions at Yorktown, which along with the French support, succeeded in the surrender of the British and the winning of the Revolutionary War. He was an American statesman and one of the Founding Fathers of our country. He is founder of our nation’s financial system and created the National Bank. A promoter of the U. S. Constitution, he was author of 51 of the 85 Federalist Papers and founded the Federalist Party. He founded the U. S. Coast Guard, the New York Post newspaper and was the first Secretary of the Treasury. Hamilton died as a result of a duel with Aaron Burr in 1804....

2018 HYS Members Art Show: Opening Reception

ARTIST REGISTRATION & GUIDELINES > VOLUNTEERS NEEDED > HYS MEMBERS ART SHOW > Light fare and beverages will be served at the Opening Reception. There is no charge to attend. We are proud to present the 2018 Historic Yellow Springs Members’ Art Show with an opening reception on Friday, December 7th from  6:00 to 8:00 pm, and running through December 16th. The annual HYS member’s exhibit features a collection of art created by our members—including professional and student artists. Each participant will be exhibiting one to three pieces of art including oil and watercolor paintings, pastel, encaustic, ceramics, sculpture, fiber art, photography and mixed media. We are showing “best works” where exhibited work is available for viewing and some for purchase. A special part of the exhibit is dedicated to artwork created by teens and children who are actively enrolled as students. Chester Springs Studio maintains a legacy of art dating to the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Country School in our village from 1917 through 1952. We invite you to visit our 2018 HYS Members Exhibition to see the quality of artistry in our community. If you are a member and would like to exhibit in this show, please fill out and submit the registration form. Questions? Email mdaly@yellowsprings.org or call 610 827-7414....