Multiple Sclerosis

Farmington Valley Arts Center In Avon Plans Showcase Of Progams

Farmington Valley Arts Center In Avon Plans Showcase Of Progams

The Farmington Valley Arts Center will showcase its expanded mission at its annual holiday event in November.

For many years, the arts center has rented studios to artists and run classes in the visual arts for children and adults.

This fall, it began art programs for people suffering from multiple sclerosis, stroke victims and veterans. It is also set to start offering writing classes in collaboration with the Westport Writers' Workshop. Those new initiatives, along with the center's traditional offerings, will be showcased at its annual Candlelight Holiday Studio Stroll.

That event will be on Nov. 18 from 5 to 9 p.m. Artists at the center will open their studios to...

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