Join the Northern New Jersey Community Foundation’s (NNJCF) ArtsBergen’s Connect the Dots Outdoor Summer Art Jam at Overpeck County Park’s amphitheater in the Ridgefield Park area for a celebration of the arts in Bergen County. The third networking event of the 2017 Connect the Dot series will be held on Wednesday, July 26 on the amphitheater’s stage at 40 Fort Lee Road in Leonia, New Jersey, from 6:00 p.m.to 8:00 p.m.
The event, hosted by the Bergen County Department of Parks, Division of Cultural & Historic Affairs, is free and open to the public. Cynthia Forster, Director of the Division of Cultural & Historic Affairs, will provide welcoming remarks. Attendees are invited to participate in a drum circle, play instruments, sing, dance and more in an open space on the stage. Visual artists are welcome to bring pieces of their work and an easel or other means to display them.
“Giving artists of all mediums our support to meet and learn from each other so they, in turn, can add artistic value to our communities and the citizens we all serve is a major part of the mission of our Division of Cultural & Historic Affairs. We are happy to host the next ArtsBergen networking event on the great amphitheater’s stage of one of our county’s amazing outdoor spaces at Overpeck,” said Forster. Continue reading