2021 Events




ArtConnect Forum, The Power of Art to Heal: Second in Two Part Series with speakers Linda Martin-Mills, R.N. patient advocate and patient experience manager at Capital Health, and quilter presenting;  Sarah Bernotas, artist, teacher, and art therapist; and artist Agata May’Kowska (virtual) January 28
ArtConnect Forum, Spring with guest speakers Catherine Fulmer-Hogan and Barry Hantman (virtual) April 20
Hopewell Valley Green Week: Find out about The Junkyard! virtual talk and call for upcycle art x April 22
Brown Bag Lunch talk with executive director, Carol Lipson, hosted by the Older Adult Ministry Committee of the Pennington Presbyterian Church x April 23
Kids to Park Day with Hopewell Township Recreation x May 15
The Art of Flying with Hopewell Heritage Week, a fun-filled morning of airplane activities x May 29
HV Come Outside and Play: Upcycle Garland & more x June 10
HV Come Outside and Play: Kids Junk Project Workshop x
Juneteenth — A Celebration of Freedom, outdoor event  in partnership with the Hopewell, Mercer County and Pennington Libraries, to celebrate this day of freedom under the stars at Woolsey Park with a screening of “Juneteenth – A Celebration of Freedom,” a 30-minute documentary produced by the Texas Institute for the Preservation of History and Culture x June 18
Passfire, an explosive family film feature fireworks culture July 9
Kids ArtConnect Workshop: Creative Junk Art x July 13
The Junkyard: an upcycle art exhibition – a premier HV Arts Council event featuring artwork by established professional and eco-artists as well as by teams/families who take on the challenge of creative upcycled artwork. The Junkyard will also highlight “green” education with useful and educational environmentally-related displays July 23 – 25
Outdoor Art Films, Kusama-Infinity about the life and art of Yayoi Kusama July 30
Outdoor Art Films, Loving Vincent, a fully-painted film about van Gogh August 13
Outdoor Art Films, Western Stars of Bruce SPringsteen’s album performance September 10
Color Fun Run & Walk – a premier HV Arts Council event to celebrate health and happiness while becoming a living piece of art on this 1.5+ mile course where individuals, teams, and families walked, ran, or anything in between Septmeber 19
Outdoor Art Film, Bill’s Big Pumpkins kicked off pumpkin season with a documentary about a farmer who dreams big October 2
The 7th Annual Amazing Pumpkin Carve is a premier HV Arts Council event and a well-loved fall tradition in Hopewell Valley and beyond October 6 – 10