First Saturday on the Greater Ithaca Art Trail

Select Art Studios are open to you! No cost – just visit! Find the list of artists participating this month, and learn tons more at www.Arttrail.com. Meet the artists and see their creative spaces! Thanks to P.W. Wood and Son for sponsoring this year’s Greater Ithaca Art Trail

Gallery Night: Leanora Erica Mims – To Walk Invisible

As a fabric artist, Erica’s recent work of boldly patterned quilts tells the story of five generations of African-American quilters. The full title is “To Walk Invisible: Mastering the Cultural Code from African American Textiles from The Middle Passage to The Mims Family.” The show runs through February. The CAP ArtSpace is sponsored by Tompkins Trust Company.

New York Poised To Strengthen Abortion Rights

The New York State legislature is poised to approve a bill to codify the abortion rights in the US Supreme Court decision Roe v Wade into state law. For supporters, including the majority of Senators and Assembly members, it’s been a long time coming. But for opponents , it’s a bitter disappointment.

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March For Life Participants Say “Pro-Life” Is More Than Opposing Abortion

New Yorkers are among those in Washington, D.C. who have traveled there to participate in the March For Life, which is held every year on or around the anniversary of the Supreme Court decision which legalized abortion. Those attending from New York who identify themselves as “pro-life” say there is much more to that term than the abortion issue and they include that in their message.