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Mail Address

PO Box 113

Wellsville, NY 14895


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Membership Renewal - Click here for a printable form


Upcoming Events


The Allegany Arts Association Autumn 2019 Newsletter is now available. Click here for the online version.


Allegany Arts Association monthly meeting - 6:30 pm, Wednesday, October 2, 2019 - Monday Club Room, David A. Howe Public Library, Wellsville, NY - Open to the public. (Meetings take place at 6:30 pm on the first Wednesday of the month.)


Members and Sponsors help fund:
The Allegany Arts Association Quarterly Art Newsletter, free February, Spring, & Summer Arts activities, & other local classes & public cultural events in Allegany County, NY. THANK YOU! New Members Welcome. Membership forms are available on page 7 of the Autumn Newsletter and online (Click here).

The Allegany Arts Association Board is currently seeking new and current members to fill paid and volunteer positions working in service of the AAA mission to expand local access to the arts. Details on page 2 of the Autumn Newsletter. Application Deadline: Oct. 1st


CALL FOR ENTRIES ~ Short Creative Essay Contest
Entry Deadline: November 11th Entry Fee: $15 non AAA members, $5 for AAA members
Awards: Online publication of the written works, Recognition in the Allegany Arts Association Newsletter and First Prize: $50, Second Prize: $25
Winners announced in December 2019. Details on Page 7 of the Autumn Newsletter.


Submit your ads, artsy news & events to
Deadline: November 14th for publication in our Winter 2019-2020 Newsletter


Allegany County, NY Creators Directory - A charitable project sponsored by This directory is intended to become a unified equitable resource to allow your current and potential patrons to find your creative work in a public space. Listed alphabetically by first name, these details will be updated in the directory in the order in which they are received. Thank you for your patience as we grow this valuable resource. More details and sign up information can be found at

A Cultural Policy has been accepted by the Board of Directors

Click here to see the Cultural Policy.

Events at the Nancy Howe Auditorium

Wellsville, NY

Thursday, October 17, 2019, 7 pm - Concert - Nate & Kate ~ Ithaca's favorite folk duo deliver a mix of heartfelt modern folk songs, humor, and juggling that add up to a completely unique and dynamic show fit for old, young, and in between. Free.

Kate and Nate Concert

Friday, November 8, 2019, 7 pm - Judy Cook - Ghosts! ~ Come join us for a compelling Halloween journey and meet ghosts, witches, and other supernatural beings that wer known to your great-grandparents and their grandparents before them. Judy Cook masterfully weaves the magic with songs, poems and ancient ballads of the supernatural. Free.

Thursday, November 14, 2019, 7 pm - Concert - Creek Bend Band ~ This Buffalo based band had been entertaining the region with bluegrass, country, and traditional music for over twenty-five years. These talented musicians bring a variety of musical instruments and songs guarenteed to delight everyone. Free.

Creek Bend Band

Events at the Palmer House

12 W. Main St., Cuba, NY

Funding Credits

* - Sponsored in full by AAA    ** - Sponsored in part by AAA   
*** - Other Funding

AAA Programming and services are funded in part by the NYS Council on the Arts Decentralization Re-grant Progam with support from Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the NYS Legislature and administered by the Tri-County Arts Council. They are also funded by donations from local citizens and organizations.



AAA Board Meeting

Second Tuesday of the month at 10am in the Wellsville David A. Howe Library, Monday Club Room

Creators, Patrons of the Arts, and Community Members of all ages are invited to join the Allegany Arts Association and attend meetings to find out more about our mission to support the arts in Allegany County.

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